Lorraine Toussaint


Middle of Nowhere – “Ruth”


LORRAINE TOUSSAINT is best known for starring alongside Annie Potts in the television series Any Day Now. She graduated from Manhattan’s School of Performing Arts in 1978, before going on to graduate from Juilliard School. Toussaint was a featured recurring guest-star in the first few seasons of the legal drama Law & Order as defense lawyer Shambala Green. She was also a regular guest on the drama Threat Matrix, as Carina Wright/Agent Cassandra Hodges. In 1993, Toussaint appeared in Point Of No Return, starring Bridget Fonda and for several years she starred as Captain Kate Perry in the TNT series Saving Grace.