Lorraine Toussaint was born in Trinidad, in the West Indies, on April 4, 1960. At age ten, her family moved to New York City, where a big ad for a theater school caught Toussaint’s attention. Toussaint found her passion in the performing arts and went to the famous High School of Performing Arts and then the Juilliard School.
On the day she got her diploma from Juilliard, Toussaint got her first paid acting job. She played Lady Macbeth with “Shakespeare & Company” in New York. She worked on stage in New York for the next 12 years before moving to Los Angeles to try to make a living in film and TV. Toussaint got many roles on different TV shows after she moved. She also acted in many TV movies, like the miniseries Queen, which was based on a book by Alex Haley.
By now, she has been cast as Aunt Vi on The Equalizer Season 3. People are interested in Lorraine Toussaint’s personal life because they like her as an actress and have seen her in a lot of movies.
Who Is Lorraine Toussaint’s Husband?
Lorraine is now a divorced woman. Previously, She married Robert Michael Tomlinson but divorced him in 2019. Documents from the court show that Lorraine and Robert got married on June 25, 2017.
However, there are rumors that they have a teenage daughter named Samara. Few days ago, Lorraine posted a bunch of photos with her daughter Samara and captioned it, “My baby is 18 today!!!! Whooohoooo!!! 🏾”
Tomilson keeps most of his life secret, so not much is known about him.
Is Lorraine Toussaint Married To Michael Zane?
Lorraine, 62, has had a private existence that has been shrouded in mystery and intrigue.
There were rumors that she has a husband named Michael Zane. But she denied it, and when she went on the show Live with Kelly and Ryan in April 2019, she tried to clear up rumors about her personal life. She had made a joke at that time on the show:
“I have a real husband and an Internet husband. My Internet husband’s name is Micah Zane. I’ve been married to Micah Zane for many, many years. When I take Micah Zane off the Internet, he goes back on. My actual husband is Michael Tomlinson.”
Rippa wanted to know how her name became linked to this mysterious man named Micah Zane. To this, Lorraine said:
“It’s because everyone writes that. It says on the Internet that I’m married to Micah Zane… I call my real husband Micah Zane sometimes.”
Lorraine Toussaint Net Worth
Lorraine Toussaint is an American producer and actress with a $2 million net worth, as per Celebrity Net Worth. Lorraine Toussaint was born in April 1960 in Trinidad, which is part of the West Indies Federation. She played Marie St. Marin on the TV show Where I Live in 1993. Toussaint played Rene Jackson on the TV show Any Day Now from 1998 to 2002.
She played Dr. Elaine Duchamps in the TV show Crossing Jordan from 2002 to 2003. Toussaint played Kate Perry on the TV show Saving Grace from 2007 to 2010. She played Yvonne “Vee” Parker on the TV show “Orange Is the New Black” in 2014.