A dancer since childhood, Scottie Thompson danced professionally with the Richmond Ballet before receiving her bachelor’s degree in Performance Studies from Harvard University, where she discovered her passion for acting. Following graduation, she landed a recurring role on the Showtime series “Brotherhood” and went on to co-star in the NBC drama “Trauma,” and had a recurring role in a full season of “NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service.”
Thompson has also had recurring roles in the NBC hit series “The Blacklist” and, most recently, “12 Monkeys,” and she has guest-starred in episodes of numerous popular series, including “Grey’s Anatomy,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Castle,” “Rizzoli & Isles,” “Bones,” “Drop Dead Diva” and “The Closer,” among others. She has a lead role in the upcoming film Crown Vic opposite Thomas Jane and Luke Kleintank. She starred in the feature films The Lookalike and Skyline, and has appeared in several independent features, including 37 and The Funhouse Massacre.