Samara Zane is a celebrity child who is better known as the daughter of Trinidadian-American actress Lorraine Toussaint. Keep reading to learn interesting facts about Samara Zane such as her age, father, Instagram, bio, how old is Samara Zane, Lorraine Toussaint net worth, movies and tv shows, daughter adopted, husband, Alex Toussaint, any day now (tv series), Micah Zane, and so much more.
Samara Zane Bio
Samara Zane is popularly known as the only child and daughter of Trinidadian-American actress Lorraine Toussaint with her ex-husband Micah Zane.
Samara Zane Age, How old is Samara Zane?
Unfortunately, Lorraine Toussaint and her ex-husband haven’t disclosed the date of birth of their daughter to the public. As such, we can’t determine the age of Samara Zane.
However, on November 6, 2021, Lorraine shared a photo of her Samara on Instagram, wishing her a happy birthday. The caption read, “Happy 17th birthday to my baby girl. I love you”
Judging from the post, it is safe to assume Samara Zane is 17 years of age, as of the date of writing this article. Meaning she was born on November 6, 2004, and she will celebrate her 18th birthday on November 6, 2022.
Samara Zane Father
According to sources, the father of Samara Zane is called Micah Zane. Other sources claim his real name is Michael Tomlinson. These are still speculations as Lorraine Toussaint has neither confirmed nor denied the information.
Samara Zane Instagram
Even though her account is private, Samara Zane can be found on Instagram with the username blossom_of_ore. She has 231 followers and has made about 141 posts.
Her mother, on the other hand, has around 39.5k followers and can be found on IG with the username lorrainetoussaint.
She was born on 4 April 1960, in Trinidad, Trinidad, and Tobago. As of the date of writing this article, Lorraine Toussaint is 62 years old of age. She celebrated her 62nd birthday on 4 April 1960.
Her mother was a teacher named Janet Beane, who happened to raise her in Brooklyn. Details about her father are not available at the moment.
In an interview, Lorraine had this to say about her childhood, “I grew up under the British system, which I think is horrific for children — very, very strict — a system that did not recognize children as being individuals.
“You were small animals earning the right to be human. Childhood for me then felt extraordinarily powerless, and as an artistic child who learned in alternative ways, it was hell,” she said.
“I was beaten regularly… A good child was a fearful child, and I was a very, very, good little girl, which meant I lived in a world of silent, dark terror most of the time.”
She went to Manhattan’s High School of Performing Arts where she graduated in 1978. After that, she enrolled at Juilliard School where she graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Some of her classmates at the time were Penny Johnson Jerald, Megan Gallagher, Jack Stehlin, and Jack Kenny.
Lorraine Toussaint Movies and TV Shows
She made her acting debut in 1983 with the movie The Face of Rage. Other movies Lorraine Toussaint has appeared in include A Case of Deadly Force, Breaking In, Common Ground, Hudson Hawk, and Daddy.
Trial: The Price of Passion, Red Dwarf, Lies and Lullabies, Point of No Return, Class of ’61, Mother’s Boys, A Time to Heal, Bleeding Hearts, Dangerous Minds, It Was Him or Us, America’s Dream.
Nightjohn, Psalms from the Underground, If These Walls Could Talk, The Cherokee Kid, The Spittin’ Image, Blackout Effect, Black Dog, Jaded, The Sky Is Falling, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Rwanda Rising.
The Gold Lunch, The Soloist, The Line, The Doctor, Knife Fight, Middle of Nowhere, Ask Me Anything, Selma, Runaway Island, The Night Before, Sophie and the Rising Sun, Girls Trip.
Love Beats Rhymes, Fast Color, Sprinter, A Conversation: Anne Frank Meets God, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, The Glorias, and Concrete Cowboy.
The mother of Samara Zane, Lorraine Toussaint, has also been featured in several TV shows such as One Life to Live, A Man Called Hawk, 227, Nasty Boys, Law & Order.
Tequila and Bonetti, Bodies of Evidence, Queen, The Sinbad Show, Where I Live, M.A.N.T.I.S., Bless This House, Amazing Grace, Murder One, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Dark Skies.
Promised Land, Leaving L.A., Nothing Sacred, Cracker, C-16: FBI, Any Day Now, Static Shock, Crossing Jordan, This Far by Faith, Threat Matrix, Frasier, Judging Amy.
The Closer, Numb3rs, 3 lbs, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Ugly Betty, Saving Grace, ER, Numb3rs, Friday Night Lights, Three Rivers, The Glades, NCIS, Against the Wall.
Grey’s Anatomy, The Finder, Drop Dead Diva, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Scandal, The Young and the Restless, Body of Proof, The Fosters, Being Mary Jane.
Orange Is the New Black, Forever, Rosewood, Chicago P.D., Black-ish, Shots Fired, Grace and Frankie, Into the Badlands, She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, Big City Greens, The Village.
The Good Fight, Your Honor, Cinema Toast, Summer Camp Island, Star Wars: Visions, and The Equalizer.
Any Day Now (TV Series)
From 1998 to 2002, Lorraine Toussaint played the role of Rene Jackson in the American drama series titled Any Day Now. For her role in the series, she was nominated five times for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series.
Lorraine Toussaint Net Worth
According to sources, Lorraine Toussaint has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. This she earned from her professional career working as an actress.
She has other sponsorship deals and business investments.
Lorraine Toussaint Husband
Currently, Lorraine Toussaint doesn’t have a husband as she is very much single. However, she was once married to a man named Robert Michael Tomlinson.
In an interview, she had this to say, “I have a real husband and an Internet husband,” she joked. “My Internet husband is Micah Zane. I’ve been married to Micah Zane for many, many years now. When I take Micah Zane off the Internet, he comes back on. My real husband is Michael Tomlinson.”
The two tied the knot on June 25, 2017, but the actress filed for divorce two years afterward. Robert Michael Tomlinson, whom the internet calls Micah Zane, is the alleged father of Samara Zane.
Lorraine Toussaint Samara Zane
Trinidadian-American actress Lorraine Toussaint is the mother of Samara Zane and the two share an incredible bond. During an interview with Huffpost, she had this to say about her daughter, “I want to teach my daughter — not with my words, but with my being — how to be in her body. I’m fully inhabiting myself and I don’t hide myself. I’m aware that children know all and see all. It’s impossible to lie to a child. So I don’t try in anyway.”
Lorraine Toussaint Daughter Adopted
As it turns out, Lorraine Toussaint does not have an adopted daughter. Samara Zane is her only child and biological daughter.
Micah Zane is who the internet refers to as Robert Michael Tomlinson, Samara Zane’s alleged father. Further details about him are currently not available.