|Born||October 30, 2006|
Saniyya Sidney (//) (born October 30, 2006) is an American actress. She is most known for her roles in the series American Horror Story: Roanoke (2016), and the films Fences (2016), Hidden Figures (2016), and Fox's new vampire drama, The Passage (2019).
Sidney began acting in 2012, appearing in the short film The Babysitters. She next appeared in Roots, and appeared in American Horror Story: Roanoke as the reenactment of Flora Harris. Sidney next appeared in Fences, the film with four 2017 Oscar nominations, including one win, directed by Denzel Washington, opposite Washington and Viola Davis, and Hidden Figures, the film which received three 2017 Oscar nominations, directed by Theodore Melfi, both of which were released in December 2016. Sidney next starred in Fast Color directed by Julia Hart, opposite Lorraine Toussaint and Gugu Mbatha-Raw, which had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 10, 2018.Saniyya also stars in the tv show, The Passage. It just completed its first season on Fox.
|2012||The Babysitters||Amity||Short film|
|2016||Hidden Figures||Constance Johnson|
|2019||Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History||Riley||Netflix Comedy Special|
|2016||Roots||Kizzy Waller (age 6)||Episode: "Part 2"|
|2016||American Horror Story: Roanoke||Flora Harris||4 episodes|
|2019||The Passage||Amy Bellafonte||Main role, Amy in The Passage (Cronin novel) was 6, increased to 10 for TV|
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