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Tonye Patano

Tonye Patano is an actress, known for Weeds (2005), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) and The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009). See full bio »

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 2014 Time Out of Mind
Ms. Jackson
 2014 Every Secret Thing
 2013 The Americans (TV Series)
Viola Johnson
- The Oath (2013) ... Viola Johnson
- The Clock (2013) ... Viola Johnson
 2013 Diving Normal
 2000-2012 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Judge Maskin / Sally / Ann
- Ace (2010) ... Judge Maskin
- Confidential (2010) ... Judge Maskin
- Savior (2010) ... Judge Maskin
 2009-2012 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Mrs. Evans / Phylicia Evans
- Episode #1.11073 (2011) ... Mrs. Evans (uncredited)
 2012 County (TV Movie)
 2011 Ponies
 2011 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Board Member #2
- Larry vs. Michael J. Fox (2011) ... Board Member #2
 2011 The Great Fight
Sandra Chilton
 2010 The Company Men
 2009 Bunker Hill (TV Movie)
Nurse Evans
 2009/II Come What May (Short)
 2009 Stolen
Elsie Mauer
 2009 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Regina (Conductor)
 2009 Loving Leah (TV Movie)
 2007 The Savages
Ms. Robinson
 2005 Little Manhattan
 2005 The Great New Wonderful
Shirley (Meter Maid) (segment "Avi and Satish's Story")
 2005 Third Watch (TV Series)
- Too Little, Too Late (2005) ... Danielle
 2005/I Room
Homeless Woman
 2004 Imaginary Heroes
Big Mean Teacher (voice)
 2004 Monk (TV Series)
Woman on Train
- Mr. Monk Takes Manhattan (2004) ... Woman on Train
 2004 Law & Order (TV Series)
- Darwinian (2004) ... Feldman
 2003 Hope & Faith (TV Series)
- Car Commercial (2003) ... Receptionist
 2003 Sex and the City (TV Series)
- The Domino Effect (2003) ... Ruby
 2001 Deadline (TV Series)
Nurse Alice
- The Undesirables (2001) ... Nurse Alice
 2000 Now and Again (TV Series)
Jimmy's Mom
- Boy Wonder (2000) ... Jimmy's Mom
 1999 The Hurricane
Woman at Prison
 1998 A Price Above Rubies
Earring Woman
 1997 A Good Day to Be George (Short)
Nurse Spatz
 1996 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Mrs. Samuels
- A Time of Faith: Part 1 (1996) ... Mrs. Samuels
 1994 Fresh
Girl #2
 1992 Highway Heartbreaker (TV Movie)
 1984 The Jesse Owens Story (TV Movie)
Laverne Owens
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She was diagnosed with diabetes at the age of 35, and in 2005 she suffered a stroke.

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