West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.
Life and career
Pierre-Louis was born and raised in south Florida to Haitian parents. Her parents had immigrated to the United States during the 1980s and she was their first child born in the United States. She has five other siblings, three of which were born in Haiti, also including an older brother who is Deaf. She became interested in acting during her sixth grade year later attending a performing arts middle/high school.
Her first major acting role was in Little Miss CEO (2008), which was a television pilot that was not picked up to series. In 2008, she had a recurring guest star role as Stacy Kingston, a lesbian character in the ABC Family drama Lincoln Heights. In 2009, she guest starred in an episode of CSI: Miami, had a small singing role in the film Fame and appeared in the short film Eckford.
In 2014 she was cast as Iris Watkins on the ABC Family series Switched at Birth in which she uses American Sign Language on the show.
|2009||Eckford||Elizabeth Eckford||Short film|
|2012||Django Unchained||Little Jody|
|2008||Little Miss CEO||Courtney||Unsold TV pilot|
|2008||Lincoln Heights||Stacy Kingston||3 episodes|
|2009||CSI: Miami||Marie Gaudreau||Episode: "Count Me Out"|
|2011||The Lying Game||Nisha Randall||Series regular (5 episodes)|
|2013||Suburgatory||Daisy||Episode: "Body Talk"|
|2014–2017||Switched at Birth||Iris Watkins||Recurring role|
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