Diandra Newlin is an energetic and driven SAG/AFTRA actress, producer, editor, singer, songwriter, pianist, and model. She has spent her whole life in front of the camera and the microphone. She has traveled to 45 different countries. Diandra graduated one year early with honors from Laurel Springs School in Los Angeles, California. She graduated Loyola Marymount University with a natural science degree. She is currently studying for her masters in healthcare systems engineering at Loyola Marymount University. Diandra maintains high standards in both her entertainment career and her education.
Diandra has spent a great deal of time doing community service on both small and large scales. Since beginning her career she has always given back to others. She was an avid member of The Looking Ahead Program at the SAG office and volunteered her time to retired actors, inner-city projects, and HIV/AIDS patients. The past few years she has volunteered as an emergency medical technician in Virginia. Her passion is to be a role model for a new generation of talent. Diandra is also a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Diandra danced for six years at Broadway Dance Center in New York City. She started taking piano lessons at the age of seven and soon began writing music. She started recording at the age of eleven and has not stopped since. Currently, her music is available on iTunes, Amazon, and CD Baby. Diandra continues to hone her acting skills in addition to her music. She has worked in both New York City and Los Angeles on various projects such as "Passions," "The Guiding Light," "Suite Life of Zack and Cody," and "The Gong Show." She has recieved three OMNI Music Awards, four CARE Awards, a USA Showcase Award, and a Young Artist Award.