Lorraine Toussaint Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Lorraine Toussaint

Lorraine Toussaint
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Birth Date

April 4, 1960


62 years old


U.S. - Trinidad

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 9 in | 175 cm

Net Worth

$2 Million

Body Measurements

38-30-39 in | 96.5-76-99 cm


73 kg | 161 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

8.5 US | 39 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Lorraine Toussaint was born in Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago, on April 4, 1960, is a Trinidadian-American actress.

Young Lorraine Toussaint began her professional acting career on the New York stage.

She made her big screen debut in crime comedy film Breaking In (1989) in role as Delphine the Hooker.

She got her television debut in drama movie The Face of Rage (1983) in role as Stendah.

Lorraine's breakthrough performance came as Rene Jackson in Lifetime drama series Any Day Now (1998-2002).

Lorraine Toussaint Height and Weight

How tall is Lorraine Toussaint and what is her weight? Lorraine Toussaint's height is 5' 9" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 175 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 161 іn pоunds or 73 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Lorraine Toussaint Age

Lorraine Toussaint is 62 years old.

Lorraine Toussaint Net Worth

Lorraine Toussaint net worth is around 2 million dollars.

Lorraine Toussaint Body Measurements

Lorraine Toussaint body measurements are bust-waist-hip 38-30-39 in inches or 96.5-76-99 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 36B with cup size B.

Best Movies

She was nominated for the Independent Spirit Awards Best Supporting Female and a Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Ruth in drama film Middle of Nowhere (2012).

She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Ensemble and won the Black Film Critics Circle Award for Best Ensemble for her role as Amelia Boynton Robinson in historical drama movie Selma (2014).

She won the Chlotrudis Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Bo in superhero drama film Fast Color (2018).

Hudson Hawk (1991) action comedy opposite Bruce Willis, Danny Aiello and Andie MacDowell

Point of No Return (1993) action with Bridget Fonda and Gabriel Byrne

Dangerous Minds (1995) drama opposite Michelle Pfeiffer and George Dzundza

If These Walls Could Talk (1996) drama in role as Shameeka Webb

Nightjohn (1996) historical drama with Beau Bridges and Carl Lumbly

The Night Before (2015) comedy opposite Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen and Anthony Mackie

Sprinter (2018) sport drama with David Alan Grier and Natasha Kalimada

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) horror in role as Louise "Lou Lou" Baptiste

The Glorias (2020) biographical drama opposite Julianne Moore, Alicia Vikander and Bette Midler

Concrete Cowboy (2020) Western drama with Idris Elba and Caleb McLaughlin

Best TV Shows

She won the National Bar Association Wiley A. Branton Award and was nominated for five NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Rene Jackson in Lifetime drama series Any Day Now (1998-2002).

She won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for her role as Yvonne "Vee" Parker in Netflix comedy drama television series Orange Is the New Black (2014).

She had recurring role as Shambala Green in NBC police procedural and legal drama television series Law & Order (1990-1993).

Where I Live (1993) ABC sitcom in role as Marie St. Martin

Amazing Grace (1995) NBC drama series in role as Yvonne Price

Leaving L.A. (1997) drama series in role as Dr. Claudia Chan

Crossing Jordan (2002-2003) NBC crime drama series in role as Dr. Elaine Duchamps

She had recurring role as Amelia 'Yoga' Bluman in ABC comedy drama television series Ugly Betty (2007).

Saving Grace (2007-2010) TNT crime drama series in role as Capt. Kate Perry

She had recurring role as Birdie "Bird" Merriweather in sports drama television series Friday Night Lights (2009-2011).

The Young and the Restless (2012-2014) CBS soap opera in role as Dr. Watkins

She had recurring role as Police Chief Angela Martin in ABC medical crime comedy-drama television series Body of Proof (2013).

She had recurring role as Dana Adams in ABC family drama television series The Fosters (2013-2017).

Forever (2014-2015) ABC fantasy crime drama series in role as Lt. Joanna Reece

Rosewood (2015-2017) Fox police procedural drama series in role as Donna Rosewood

Into the Badlands (2018-2019) AMC sci-fi martial arts series in role as Cressida

She voiced Shadow Weaver / Light Spinner in Netflix animated television series She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018-2020).

The Village (2019) NBC drama series in role as Patricia

Your Honor (2020-2021) Showtime drama series in role as Judge Sarah LeBlanc

The Equalizer (2021) CBS crime drama series in role as Viola "Aunt Vi" Lascombe


Graduated from The High School of Performing Arts in Manhattan in 1978.

Graduated from The Juilliard School (1982), with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.

Has Trinidadian, Haitian and Martinican ancestry.

She won the LA Femme Filmmaker Visionary Award in 2008.

She voiced High Sage Viryx in video games: World of Warcraft (2004) and World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor (2014).

She voiced Sphinx in video game King's Quest (2015).

Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.


Has been in relationship with Micah Zane, they have a daughter, Samara Grace Zane.

She was married to Michael Tomlinson (2017-2019).

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