Tamara Tunie - Famous Actor

Tamara Tunie Net Worth


Tamara Tunie is a famous American actress, director, and producer who has a net worth of $8 million dollars.

Key facts:

  • Tamara Tunie is an American actress, director, and producer.
  • She graduated from Carnegie-Mellon University with a degree in Musical Theatre.
  • Tamara Tunie appeared in popular TV shows and movies such as 'Spenser for Hire', 'Law & Order', and 'Sex & the City'.
  • She starred in 'As the World Turns' and 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit'.
  • Tamara Tunie is recognized for her contribution to film industry as an actress, director, and producer.

Basic Information About Tamara Tunie

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsActor, Film director, Film Producer
Net worth$8,000,000
Date of birth1959-03-14 (65 years old)
Place of birthMcKeesport
NationalityUnited States of America
Curiosities and TrademarksDeep voice
Curly hair
SpouseGregory Generet - (21 OctoberΒ 1995 - 11 OctoberΒ 2018)Β (divorced)
10 September - Greg Bouquett (Β 1988 - 1991)Β (divorced)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

What Movie Awards did Tamara Tunie win?


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Tamara Tunie roles

Movie / Series Role
FlightMargaret Thomason
Wall StreetCarolyn
The Devil's AdvocateMrs. Jackie Heath
Eve's BayouNarrator (voice)
Snake EyesAnthea
The PeacemakerJody
Irreplaceable YouJane
Rising SunLauren
A Journal for Jordan
Better Call SaulAnita 3 episodes, 2017-2018
BillionsAmelia 1 episode, 2016
Law & Order: Special Victims UnitDr. Melinda Warner / ... 225 episodes, 2000-2021
Blue BloodsMonica Graham 7 episodes, 2016-2018
Chicago FireDr. Melinda Warner 1 episode, 2015
Law & OrderCaroline Bennett 1 episode, 1996
Sex and the CityEileen 1 episode, 1999
Chicago HopeLennie Gaghan 1 episode, 1997
24Alberta Green 6 episodes, 2002
Spenser: For HireNina 1 episode, 1986
EmergenceMaria Wilkis 2 episodes, 2019
Alpha HouseEve Bettencourt / ... 2 episodes, 2014
American Experience1 episode, 2000
Days of Our LivesJudge Weston 2 episodes, 2011
Cowboy BebopAna 1 episode, 2021
Survivor's RemorseD.A. Sandra Knowles 1 episode, 2015
Say Yes to the DressSelf 1 episode, 2015
The Red RoadMarie 12 episodes, 2014-2015

Tamara Tunie's Quotes

  • Show business is fickle, and though I have been blessed with a healthy career, who knows how long that will last?
  • When I first got to New York, all I did was musicals. After a few years I had to make a conscious choice to close the door on musicals, because I was getting pigeon-holed as a musical theater performer.
  • I have Native-American blood, I have European blood, I have African blood.
  • I always watch the work I do.

Interesting Facts about Tamara Tunie

  1. Graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in 1981 [1981]
  2. When she was portraying the character of 'Jessica Griffin' on the daytime drama As the World Turns (1956), one of her mentors, actress/director/drama coach Billie Allen, portrayed her character's mother 'Louise' (1994).
  3. After five years of portraying Medical Examiner Melinda Warner on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), she was finally given main cast billing in the seventh season. (2005)
  4. Shares a birthday with Michael Caine, Mercedes McNab, Kylie Tyndall, Keaton Tyndall, Quincy Jones, Chris Klein, & Jamie Bell
  5. Her father still operates the family business, a funeral home, in a suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  6. In 2007, she received a Tony Award as co-producer for the musical "Spring Awakening". She was also a Tony Award nominee (Best Play) for co-producing August Wilson's Radio Golf.
  7. Is a rabid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
  8. Serves on the board of directors of Figure Skating in Harlem, Inc., a nonprofit organization that works with young girls in the community.
  9. Has worked with several charitable organizations and theater companies, including Hearts of Gold and Harlem Stage/The Gatehouse.
  10. Was a contestant in the Miss Black Teenage Pageant in Pittsburgh in the early 1970s.
  11. Her paternal great-grandmother was full blooded Indian.
  12. Parents: James W Tunie, Evelyn Hawkins Tunie.
  13. Has 3 sisters and 1 brother.
  14. In 2002, performed in 3 shows simultaneously, As the World Turns, Law & Order Special Victims Unit and 24.
  15. On one occasion, she worked on three shows in a 24-hour period: First the play Julius Caesar with Denzel Washington, then to work on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, then to work on the soap opera As the World Turns. After that, she performed in the matinee and evening performances of Julius Caesar. (The Mo'Nique Show).
  16. Has a french bulldog named Spraga, with husband Gregory Generet.
  17. Is a singer; her range is mezzo-soprano.
  18. Made her Broadway debut alongside Lena Horne in Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music.
  19. Both her parents were morticians; the family lived above the funeral parlor.
  20. Was in the first all African-American production of Tennessee Williams's play "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," produced at the VirgΓ­nia State Theatre.

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