Ms. Smith was born in Orangeburg, SC. She first became interested
in acting when a friend, who was the Northern toilet paper girl,
signed her up with an agent. Ms. Smith's first big break was as a
dancing orphan in the film "Annie." She followed her film
appearance with a string of stage roles, including an award-winning
performance in "To Gillian on her 37th Birthday." In addition to
acting, Ms. Smith sings and plays the guitar for the band Fydolla
Biography courtesy of the Internet Movie Database (www.imdb.com).