Davetta Sherwood is an American actress. She started her career in the early 2000s, initially appearing in music videos. In 2003, she made her acting debut in an episode of the TV series My Wife and Kids. That same year, she starred as Jade Rhames in the TV drama Platinum. She also guest-starred in 2 episodes of Boston Public. Later in 2005, she made her film debut in Back in the Day. She next had roles in the movies Venom and A Talent For Trouble. Sherwood became further known for her role as Lily Winters in the soap opera The Young and the Restless.