6 famous people you did not know are from Trinidad and Tobago

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola Aug 31, 2019 at 01:11pm

August 31, 2019 at 01:11 pm | Entertainment

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola | Staff Writer

August 31, 2019 at 01:11 pm | Entertainment

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Lorraine Toussaint

Toussaint was born in Trinidad and Tobago and brought to live in Brooklyn in the late 1960s by her mother who was a teacher. She began her career in 1989 as a supporting performer in theatres. She gained prominence in 1991 when she was the lead actress in the critically acclaimed Lifetime television series, Any Day Now, from 1998 to 2002.

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Lorraine Toussaint on set Selma_Photo: Collider

Her reputation grew as she became a regular cast in movies, including Law & Order, Crossing Jordan, Saving Grace, and Ugly Betty. Others were Friday Night, Lights, Body of Proof and The Fosters.

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Lorraine Toussaint in the movie, Badlands_Photo: Carribean National Weekly

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