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“We Rise By Lifting Others.” – Alimi Ballard

You will recognize ALIMI (“Ali-Me”) BALLARD from television, stage and screen where he brings to life the words and vision of dynamic producers like Shonda Rhimes, Ridley & Tony Scott, and Ava Duvernay.  Watch him on metahuman, Joshua Clay on DC’s  DOOM PATROL  and this June  as Marcel Dumas on QUEEN OF THE SOUTH.  Notable roles include Special Agent David Sinclair, for 6 seasons on the CBS crime drama NUMB3RS, Reginald Lennox, III on the Shondaland drama THE CATCH on ABC and most recently as Dr. Robert Dubois on the acclaimed original drama series QUEEN SUGAR from Academy Award-nominated filmmaker creator/executive producer Ava Duvernay and Oprah Winfrey on OWN.

To know his presence, his person… hear him speak in his own words about vision and destiny work. Hailing from the boogie down Bronx, he returns to his roots to inspire and encourage. He and his partner in creativity, wife Dahn Elle Dior are continually developing new projects while raising their two beautiful children.

Dream Development has served as a creative strategist in the lab of design and destiny, helping to refine and represent their emerging ideas. Dream Development also serves speaking representative. For more info, please email us at


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