Tonya Pinkins

Biography: Tonya Pinkins attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where she studied theater, music, and dance. Leaving school, she moved to New York after landing a role in Stephen Sondheim's "Merrily We Roll Along," then went on to appear in "An Ounce Of Prevention," "Just Say No," "Caucasian Chalk Circle," and "Little Shop of Horrors" on the New York stage.

Tonya's portrayal of Sweet Anita in the Broadway musical "Jelly's Last Jam" earned her a Tony Award, a Drama Desk Award, and the Clarence Derwent Award. In the summer of 1994, during a hiatus from "All My Children," she starred as Mistress Ford in the New York Shakespeare Festival's production of "The Merry Wives of Windsor."

Tonya, who is divorced, is the mother of two sons, Myles and Maxx.

Tonya Pinkins' Scores

Average career score: 65
Highest Metascore: 65 Army Wives: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 65 Army Wives: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Gotham: Season 3 Sep 19, 2016 Ethel Peabody 7.4
tbd Army Wives: Season 3 Jun 7, 2009 Viola Crawford 5.5
tbd All My Children: Season 40 Jan 5, 2009 Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 39 Jan 7, 2008 Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 38 Jan 5, 2007 Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 37 Jan 5, 2006 Livia Frye (1991-1995; 2004-2006) / Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 36 Jan 5, 2005 Livia Frye Cudahy (1991-1995; 2004-2006) / Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 35 Jan 5, 2004 Livia Frye Cudahy (1991-1995; 2004-) / Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 34 Jan 6, 2003 Livia Frye Cudahy (1991-1995; 2004-) / Livia Frye tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 33 Jan 7, 2002 Livia Frye Cudahy (1991-1995; 2004-) tbd
tbd All My Children: Season 32 Jan 5, 2001 Livia Frye Cudahy (1991-1995; 2004-) tbd