Over the years Taylor Dayne has enriched her recording career by taking up acting. Taylor stared in several films, television series and appeared on stage in musical productions which prompted rave revues.
Taylor made her big-screen debut in 1994’s ‘Love Affair’, a film starring Warren Beatty and Annette Benning. Her successful portrayal of Marissa ensured her of more interesting projects to come.
Subsequently Taylor was offered the lead role in Mel Brooke’s stage production ‘Archie and Mehitabel’, playing Mehitabel the alley cat, first portrayed by Eartha Kitt in 1950.
In 1996 Taylor was cast alongside Corey Parker in ‘Fool’s Paradise’ and in 1997 she played a stripper held against her will in ‘Stag’, together with an all-star cast including Mario Van Peebles, Andrew McCarthy and Kevin Dillon.
On television Taylor first appeared in the pilot episode of the series ‘Nightman’ (1997), playing singer Carla Day. Two years later she guest starred in an episode of ‘Martial Law’ and played the character Maureen for two seasons in ‘Rude Awakenings’.
More recently, Taylor guest starred in the third season of ‘Rescue Me’, playing Shirley in the episode Zombies.
Taylor solidified her acting career when she made her Broadway debut in the award-winning musical ‘Aida’ (Elton John/Tim Rice), playing Princess Amneris for a couple of months.
Taylor’s more recent movie projects include ‘Jesus The Driver’. The movie is funny and surpasses the superficial. It drew positive reviews, thanks to outstanding performances from its cast.
Following on ‘Beautiful Loser’, Taylor is currently filming an Indie movie entitled ‘I Am Bad’.