For Traci, last year was full of big highs and even bigger lows. Her dream of becoming a Detective at 15 Division was finally realized, but was then quickly overshadowed by the tragic death of her fiancé, Detective Jerry Barber.
Six months later, Traci’s compensating for the painful loss as only a cop can—by dedicating every waking moment to taking down bad guys. But how long can she keep up the frantic pace before burning out completely? Ultimately, it’s only through the support and encouragement of a new and unexpected friend that Traci’s able to face her emotions and begin the difficult process of re-entering the world.
Okuma has shared the big screen with many of Hollywood's elite, including Tom Hanks (Larry Crowne), Ben Affleck (Reindeer Games) and Kenneth Branagh (How to Kill Your Neighbour's Dog), and has recently spent time on the other side of the camera. In 2011 she wrote, directed and produced the short film Cookie, starring Jennifer Finnigan (Better with You, Monday Mornings) and Jonathan Silverman (Weekend at Bernie's).