Lorraine Toussaint

Active - 1983 - Present  |   Born - Apr 4, 1960 in Trinidad and Tobago  |   Genres - Drama, History, Spirituality & Philosophy, Crime

Share on

Movie Highlights

See Full Filmography

Factsheet

  • Born in Trinidad and raised in Brooklyn, New York.
  • Began acting at 11 years old.
  • Landed her first paying job the same day she graduated college with Shakespeare & Company.
  • Played Titania in a 1987 off-Broadway production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, opposite F. Murray Abraham, Fisher Stevens and Elizabeth McGovern.
  • Nominated for five NCAAP Image Awards for her work on Any Day Now.