Tamara Tunie Net Worth

Tamara Tunie Net Worth is
$8 Million

Tamara Tunie Biography

With $3,200,000 yearly earning, Tamara Tunie’ net worth is $8,000,000 . Melinda Warmer in the 2000 tv program Law & Order: Particular Victims Device. We got this amount after calculating Tamara Tunie possessions and debts on Wednesday, November 09, 2016 . Wong $0 $8,000,000 A global known Actor, Tamara Tunie born on March 14, 1959

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Quick Facts

Full NameTamara Tunie
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 14, 1959
ProfessionFilm producer, Film director, Actor
EducationCarnegie Mellon University
SpouseGregory Generet, Greg Bouquett
ParentsEvelyn Tunie, James W. Tunie
AwardsTony Award for Best Musical, Obie Award for Performance
NominationsTony Award for Best Play, Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series
MoviesThe Devil's Advocate, Flight, Wall Street, Snake Eyes, The Caveman's Valentine, Eve's Bayou, The Peacemaker, Rising Sun, Bloodhounds of Broadway, See You in September, Nefertiti Resurrected, Sweet Lorraine, Bad Vegan and the Teleportation Machine
TV ShowsThe Red Road, As the World Turns, I Love the '90s: Part Deux, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Interesting Facts

1 Her vocal range is mezzo soprano.
2 Was the first African-American actress to play Maggie on "Cat on a hot tin roof" On stage.
3 Was on the first all African-American production of Tennessee Williams's play "Cat on a hot tin roof" at the Virgínia State Theatre.
4 Both her parents were morticians; the family lived above the funeral parlor.
5 Made her Broadway debut alongside Lena Horne in Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music.
6 Is a singer.
7 Has a french bulldog named Spraga, with husband Gregory Generet.
8 In 2005, performed in 3 shows simultaneously, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, As the World Turns and the stage play Julius Ceaser alongside Denzel Washington.
9 On one occasion, worked on 3 shows in a 24h period. First did the play Julius Ceaser, from there she went to work on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, then went to work on the soap opera As the World Turns, after that did a matinée and night performance of Julius Ceaser. (The Mo'Nique Show).
10 In 2002, performed in 3 shows simultaneously, As the World Turns, Law & Order Special Victims Unit and 24.
11 Has Native American ancestry.
12 Has 3 sisters and 1 brother.
13 Parents: James W Tunie, Evelyn Hawkins Tunie.
14 Her paternal great-grandmother was full blooded Indian.
15 Was a contestant in the Miss Black Teenage Pageant in Pittsburgh in the early 1970s.
16 Has worked with several charitable organizations and theater companies, including Hearts of Gold and Harlem Stage/The Gatehouse.
17 Serves on the board of directors of Figure Skating in Harlem, Inc., a nonprofit organization that works with young girls in the community.
18 Is a rabid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
19 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.
20 Her father still operates the family business, a funeral home, in a suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
21 Shares a birthday with Michael Caine, Mercedes McNab, Kylie Tyndall, Keaton Tyndall, Quincy Jones, Chris Klein, & Jamie Bell
22 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)
23 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).
24 Graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in 1981 [1981]


1 Curly hair
2 Deep voice


1 I always watch the work I do.
2 I have Native-American blood, I have European blood, I have African blood.
3 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.
4 Show business is fickle, and though I have been blessed with a healthy career, who knows how long that will last?


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013 Black Reel Black Reel Awards Best Supporting Actress Flight (2012)
2012 SLFCA Award St. Louis Film Critics Association, US Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment) Flight (2012) Denzel Washington

Brian Geraghty

Nadine Velazquez
2004 Image Award Image Awards Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series As the World Turns (1956)
2003 Image Award Image Awards Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series As the World Turns (1956)
2003 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress As the World Turns (1956)
2002 Independent Spirit Award Independent Spirit Awards Best Supporting Female The Caveman's Valentine (2001)
1995 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress As the World Turns (1956)



Bad Vegan and the Teleportation Machine 2016 completed Josephine Bodder
Blue Bloods 2016 TV Series Monica Graham
Billions 2016 TV Series Amelia
Elementary 2016 TV Series Lily Cooper
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2000-2015 TV Series Dr. Melinda Warner
Survivor's Remorse 2015 TV Series D.A. Sandra Knowles
Zoo 2015 TV Series Brenda Montgomery
The Sonnet Project 2015 TV Series
The Red Road 2014-2015 TV Series Marie
Chicago Fire 2015 TV Series Dr. Melinda Warner
Captain Blackout 2015 TV Movie Jessica Winters
Loiter Squad 2015 TV Series Nellis Air Force Women#2
Alpha House 2014 TV Series Eve Bettencourt / Eve Simone-Lewis
Fall to Rise 2014 Annika
The Power of Our Presence 2014 Narrator (voice)
Golden Boy 2013 TV Series Mrs. Nevel
The Good Wife 2013 TV Series Serafina Norvy
Flight 2012/I Margaret Thomason
Missed Connections 2012/II Felicity Gray
Days of Our Lives 2011 TV Series Judge Weston
As the World Turns 1987-2009 TV Series Jessica Griffin Jessica Griffin Harris Jessica Griffith
AfterLife 2007 Short Nicole
Law & Order: Trial by Jury 2005 TV Series Dr. Melinda Warner
Nefertiti Resurrected 2003 TV Movie documentary Narrator (voice)
24 2002 TV Series Alberta Green
The Caveman's Valentine 2001 Sheila
Sex and the City 1999 TV Series Eileen
Snake Eyes 1998 Anthea
New York Undercover 1995-1998 TV Series Lana Brooks / Janice
The Devil's Advocate 1997 Mrs. Jackie Heath
The Peacemaker 1997 Jody
Eve's Bayou 1997 Narrator (voice)
NYPD Blue 1994-1997 TV Series Lillian Fancy
Chicago Hope 1997 TV Series Lennie Gaghan
Feds 1997 TV Series Martha Kershan
Spirit Lost 1997 Anne
Prince Street 1997 TV Series
Quentin Carr 1996 Short Detective
Rescuing Desire 1996 Van
Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault 1996 TV Movie Miss Marcus
Law & Order 1996 TV Series Caroline Bennett
Swift Justice 1996 TV Series Jessie McKenna
City Hall 1996 Leslie Christos
SeaQuest 2032 1995 TV Series Laura
Rising Sun 1993 Lauren Smith
Tribeca 1993 TV Series Tori / Pretoria Thomas
Bloodhounds of Broadway 1989 Cynthia Harris
Wall Street 1987 Carolyn
Sweet Lorraine 1987 Julie
Spenser: For Hire 1986 TV Series Nina


See You in September 2010


See You in September 2010 producer


Discovering Gloria 2016 Documentary Narrator (voice)
The Real 2015 TV Series Herself
The Meredith Vieira Show 2015 TV Series Herself / Herself - Panelist
The View 2015 TV Series Herself
Home & Family 2014 TV Series Herself - Guest
Showing Up 2014 Documentary Herself
Henry Hornbostel in Architecture and Legacy 2013 Documentary Narrator
One Night Stand 2011/VI Herself
Today 2011 TV Series Herself
The Mo'Nique Show 2010 TV Series Herself
The Wendy Williams Show 2009 TV Series Herself
After Hours with Daniel Boulud 2008 TV Series Herself
Black Sorority Project: The Exodus 2006 Documentary Spirit (voice)
Great Things About the Holidays 2005 TV Movie Herself
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Herself
Party Planner with David Tutera 2005 TV Series Herself
I Love the '90s: Part Deux 2005 TV Series documentary Herself
The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2004 TV Special Herself
The 30th Annual People's Choice Awards 2004 TV Special Herself
18th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
34th NAACP Image Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
A Day's Work, a Day's Pay 2001 Video documentary Narrator
American Experience 2000 TV Series documentary
The Money Shot 1996/I Documentary Michelle
The 11th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards 1995 TV Movie documentary Herself - Presenter
The 21st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 1994 TV Special Herself
Family Feud 1989 TV Series Herself

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