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Adina Porter

Highest Rated:   92% Gia (1997)
Lowest Rated:   11% Body Shots (1999)
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Wanted to be an actor sincea child; her parents agreed to let her take acting and dance lessons because they thought it would help her overcome beingclumsy. First acting teacher was Butterfly McQueen from Gone With the Wind, who attended her church. In college she and a fellow student adapted Toni Morrison's novel The Bluest Eye into a play;Morrison invited her to perform the play in her New York apartment before it opened Off-Broadway. Won an Obie in 1996 for her performance in Venus. Has appeared in recurring roles on NYPD Blue, Prison Break, Saving Grace;and Law & Order. Has been a regular on American Dreams;True Blood; and The Newsroom.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
82% About Sunny
  • Cheryl
2013
71% Lackawanna Blues
  • Ricky
2005
47% The Fluffer
  • Silver
2003
72% Pipe Dream
  • Lauren Gunther
2001
11% Body Shots
  • Detective Thompson
1999
92% Gia
  • Girl at Group Therapy
1997
63% Swoon
  • Stenographer
1991

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
96% Underground
2016
  • Pearly Mae
  • 2017
  • 2016
No Score Yet Code Black
2015
  • Susie
  • 2015
88% The 100
2014
  • Indra
  • 2015
90% The Leftovers
2014
  • G.R. Leader
  • 2015
62% The Newsroom
2012-2014
  • Kendra James
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
70% True Blood
2008-2014
  • Lettie Mae Lettie Mae Thornton Tara's mother
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
47% The Whole Truth
2010
  • Det. Sweeney
  • 2013
  • 2010
70% Grey's Anatomy
2005
  • Dr. Ramsey
  • 2012
57% The Finder
2012
  • Ms. Estelle
  • 2012
77% American Horror Story
2012
  • Sally Freeman
  • 2011
44% Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior
2011
  • Jeanette Rawlins
  • 2011
No Score Yet Private Practice
2007-2013
  • Stacy
  • 2011
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
  • Denise Devine
  • 2009
No Score Yet Cold Case
2003-2010
  • Laticia Myers
  • 2009
No Score Yet House
2004-2012
  • Claudia
  • 2007
83% Saving Grace
2007-2010
  • Tamara Cooley
  • 2007
No Score Yet CSI: NY
2004-2013
  • Shannon Goodall
  • 2005
No Score Yet Prison Break
2005
  • Leticia Barris
  • 2005
No Score Yet The Shield
2002-2008
  • Thelma Burrell
  • 2005
No Score Yet Law & Order
1990-2010
  • Woman Neighbor Sheryl Decker Mary Byman
  • 1995
  • 1994
77% Ray Donovan
2013
  • Vicky Delgatti

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