Emily Tyra (born November 9, 1987) is an American actress, singer and dancer. She was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Her career began in 2005. She began dancing with Boston Ballet.
In 2011, she made her Broadway debut as a singer and dancer in Hugh Jackman: Back on Broadway. She played Dr. Noa Kean in CBS' Code Black and Sasha in the horror-comedy movie Harpoon.
In March 2019, Tyra was diagnosed with brain cancer.