Lorraine Toussaint

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Lorraine Toussaint
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Lorraine Toussaint in 2012
Born (1960-04-04) April 4, 1960 (age 59)
OccupationActress
Years active1983 - present

Lorraine Toussaint (born April 4, 1960) is a Trinidadian-American movie and television actress, and producer. She is known for her role as Rene Jackson in the televison drama Any Day Now (1998-2002). She was also in the movies Breaking In (1989), Hudson Hawk (1991), and Dangerous Minds (1995). For Middle of Nowhere (2012) she was nominated for a Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Actress. Toussaint was also in the television series Crossing Jordan (2002-2003), Saving Grace (2007-2010) and Orange Is the New Black (2012).[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Joe Reid. "Five Essential Performances by 'Orange Is the New Black' Standout Lorraine Toussaint". The Wire. Retrieved 9 July 2014.