Lorraine Toussaint Celebrity Watchlist
- 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.
- 2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Winner
- Samara Grace — Daughter
- Curtis Peek — Ex-fiancé
- Janet Beane — Mother
- The Juilliard School, New York, New York, United States (BFA in Acting, 1982)
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- 4. Empire: Pilot
- 5. American Idol: Top 9 Perform
- 6. The Vampire Diaries: A Bird in a Gilded Cage
- 7. Pretty Little Liars: EscApe from New York