Crystal Boyd is a 2006 Ron Brown Scholar. She is a co-creator of DOWNTOWN GIRLS, a comedy collective dedicated to creating a new narrative that deconstructs modern experiences, explores relationships, and celebrates women. They’ve recently developed a pilot, “Black Girl Magic,” at SONY Studios and NBC with Gabrielle Union. They also developed a pilot script with Elizabeth Banks and Warner Horizon. Their self-titled show, Downtown Girls, is about four broke and ballsy women hustling to make it in New York City, by any means necessary. Crystal recently played the role of Cora in Comedy Central’s “South Side.