Naomi McDuffie in “Naomi”
Kaci Walfall stars as Naomi in The CW’s new superhero drama “Naomi.” Naomi is a charismatic and wildly popular high school student who excels in academics but isn’t afraid to get nerdy with her love of all things Superman. After a strange phenomenon occurs in her town, Naomi finds herself developing special abilities and her entire world begins to transform as she starts a journey that has her questioning everything she thought she knew about herself.
A 17-year-old actor from Brooklyn, Walfall has been performing since she was five years old. She made her Broadway debut at age nine as Young Nala in “The Lion King,” and at age 11 she originated the role of Lavender in the First National Tour of “Matilda.” Past TV appearances include “Person of Interest,” “Power” and a recurring role on “Army Wives.” She also appeared on season two of the anthology series “Modern Love” as well as a recurring role in the first season of “The Equalizer.”
During her free time, Walfall enjoys taking pictures, reading, traveling, listening to podcasts, writing poems and spending time with her family and friends. Walfall is of Trinidadian and Jamaican descent. She is currently a student of The Professional Performing Arts School (PPAS) in New York where she is a musical theater major.