Tamara Tunie is an actress, director, and producer of American film, the stage, and television. She is known for her portrayal of prosecutor Jessica Griffin on the CBS soap opera As the World Turns and medical examiner Melinda Warner on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (SVU) in the NBC police drama.
She worked in both shows concurrently from 2000 to 2017, in 2018 and briefly in 2009 and 2010. (Tunie returned to Law and Order: Special Victims Unit for one episode in 2018) She also played the part of U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Eunice Clayton in 2018 in Black Earth Rising, a television drama series co-produced by BBC Two and Netflix and broadcast in the U.S. in January 2019.
Tunie has also appeared in film, most notably playing Margaret Thomason’s main supporting role in Flight (2012).
- Name:- Tamara Tunie
- Date of Birth:-14, 1959 (age 61)
- Marital Status:-Married
- Husband/ Partner:- Greg Bouquett(m. 1988; div. 1991), Gregory Generet (m. 1995; div. 2018)
- Education:- Carnegie Mellon University (BFA)
- Children:- No
- Profession:- Actress, producer, director
- Net Worth:- $9 Million
- Birthplace:-McKeesport, Pennsylvania, U.S.
- Ethnicity:- Mixed
- Nationality:- American
- Hair color:- Brown
- Online Presence:- Twitter, Instagram
- Brother/Sibling:- Yes
- Age:- 61
Tamara Tunie’s Bio, Wiki, Age, Family & Education
Tamara Tunie was born to father James W. Tunie and mother Evelyn Tunie on March 14, 1959, in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, United States of America. She grew up in Homestead. If she has a brother, or sister, it is unknown. She is Caucasian, and belongs to mixed race. She graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts of Musical Theatre.
Tamara Tunie’s Movies, SVU
Since her childhood Career Tamara Tunie has been involved in acting. She started her acting career in a crime drama series with the role of Nina, Spenser: For Hire, in 1986. After her recurring role as Lillian Fancy in the police procedural drama TV show, NYPD Blue, she rose to fame in the television industry. She starred from 1994 until 1997 in the ABC hit show Gordon Clapp and Jacqueline Obradors.
Tamara Tunie’s Special Victims Unit (SVU)
In addition to her appearances on As the World Turns, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, she is recognised in the first season of Fox’s 24 for her recurring appearances as Lillian Fancy in NYPD Blue (1994–1997), and Alberta Green.
For Hire, Tribeca, SeaQuest DSV, New York Undercover, Swift Justice, Feds, Chicago Hope, Sex and the City, and the Law & Order: Trial by Jury episode, “Survivor’s Remorse.” Tunie collaborated with Al Pacino twice; in the movie The Devil’s Advocate (1997), she played his press secretary at City Hall (1996) and the possessed wife of a partner at his law firm.
Her additional film credits include Wall Street (1987), Broadway Bloodhounds (1989), Rising Sun (1993), Eve’s Bayou (1997), and The Peacemaker (1997). In 2001, she was nominated for the Independent Spirit Awards for her performance in the film The Caveman’s Valentine, based on the eponymous novel by George Dawes Green, opposite Samuel L. Jackson.
Tamara Tunie’s Awards
In 2007, she received a Tony Award for producing the Broadway musical Spring Awakening; she also received a Drama Desk Award. In 2016 she received an Obie Award in Familiar for Distinguished Performance, written by Danai Gurira.
Tamara Tunie’s Salary, Net Worth
Being a popular movie and television star, Tamara Tunie is earning a lot of entertainment industry money. Tamara has an estimated net worth of $9 million, according to the website of Celebrity Net Worth. She and her husband share a spacious, five-story house in Harlem, a New York City neighborhood, New York. The house cost $3.75 million.
Her exact pay is undisclosed but online reports say that on average, Tamara receives $60,000 a year.
Tamara Tunie’s Marrie, Divorced
She’s a married woman heading towards Tamara Tunie’s personal life as we described earlier. She was married to the Gregory Generet, a popular music artist. In 1995, the pair tied the knot at an intimate ceremony in Harlem, New York City.
It’s unclear when and how Tamara and Gregory first met and fell in love but they dated for a long time before going down the aisle together, according to an source. Tamara previously married ex-husband Greg Bouquett between 1988 and 1991. While she marries twice in her life, she has no child.
Tamara Tunie’s Height, Young
She has a perfect body figure that compliments her perfectly round beautiful face. She is decently tall around 5.9 inches in height and She maintains a sexy, young, curvy, and beautiful figure with a body weight of 62 kilograms. Her body measurements are 34-27-34 which itself speaks of how hot her body. She has attracted with black eyes are captivating and blonde hair makes her even more beautiful and enchanting.