Tonya Williams (V)

Actress | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
The Young and the Restless (1990-2012) | My Name Is Khan (2010) | Poor Boy's Game (2007)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 15 nominations More »
AKA 
Tonya Lee Williams | Tonya Maxine Williams
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 30-55
GUILDS *
SAG-AFTRA | ACTRA
ETHNICITY *
Caribbean | Mixed | African American
HAIR *
Brown (Chin Length)
EYES *
Brown
PHYSIQUE *
Average
ACCENTS *
Jamaican | British | West Indian
INSTRUMENTS *
Piano | Sax
DANCE *
Ballet
WORK HISTORY *
Commercial | Theater | Film | Voice Over | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Producing | Directing | Acting | Writing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
US (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/tonyawilliams
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (12 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for LAPD African CopsLAPD African Cops Mama Erica (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Truth About RainbowsThe Truth About Rainbows (Short) Des' Mom (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Empire of DirtEmpire of Dirt Sandra (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Incident at Elysian FieldsIncident at Elysian Fields (Short) Deena (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Elijah the ProphetElijah the Prophet (Short) Cst. Jackie (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for My Name Is KhanMy Name Is Khan TV Host (Helen Miranda)  Less 2010 $12MM $4MM / $42MM
  • Primary photo for Poor Boy's GamePoor Boy's Game Ruth Carvery (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Finding Father's ToeFinding Father's Toe (Short) Carole (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2007 CAD 60K
  • Primary photo for MapleMaple (Short) Executive Producer (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2001 $23K
  • Primary photo for The BorrowerThe Borrower Desk Nurse (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 1991 $2MM
  • Primary photo for Spaced InvadersSpaced Invaders Ernestine (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 1990 $3MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for SkullduggerySkullduggery Actress (uncredited)  Less 1983
Past Television (34 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Prosecuting Casey AnthonyProsecuting Casey Anthony (TV Movie) Paula Roberts (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for CybergeddonCybergeddon (TV Series) Donna Berg (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for The Young and the RestlessThe Young and the Restless (TV Series) Dr. Olivia Barber Winters / Dr. Olivia Barber Hastings / Dr. Olivia Hastings / Dr. Olivia B. Hastings / Dr. Olivia Barber Hastngs / Dr. Olivia Barber / Olivia Barber (567 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990–2012 567
    • Episode #1.9844 (Feb 15, 2012) Dr. Olivia Barber Winters (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Episode #1.9843 (Feb 14, 2012) Dr. Olivia Barber Winters (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Episode #1.9842 (Feb 13, 2012) Dr. Olivia Barber Winters (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
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  • Primary photo for She's the MayorShe's the Mayor (TV Series) Maxine Williams (13 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 13
    • The Return of Frank Crumb (May 27, 2011) Maxine Williams (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Strange Bedfellows (May 20, 2011) Maxine Williams (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Sex in the City (May 13, 2011) Maxine Williams (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Bold and the BeautifulThe Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series) Dr. Olivia Barber (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
    • Episode #1.5997 (Feb 2, 2011) Dr. Olivia Barber (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Episode #1.5996 (Feb 1, 2011) Dr. Olivia Barber (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Double WeddingDouble Wedding (TV Movie) Actress (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The BorderThe Border (TV Series) Octavia Jones (5 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2010 5
    • No Refuge (Jan 14, 2010) Octavia Jones (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Credible Threat (Jan 7, 2010) Octavia Jones (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Dark Ride (Nov 28, 2009) Octavia Jones (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
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  • Primary photo for A Perfect NoteA Perfect Note (TV Movie) Jasmine (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Kink in My HairKink in My Hair (TV Movie) Director (as Tonya Lee Williams), Executive Producer (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Tonya Lee Williams: Gospel JubileeTonya Lee Williams: Gospel Jubilee (TV Movie) Herself - Hostess (as Tonya Lee Williams), Executive Producer (as Tonya Lee Williams), Writer (contributing writer) (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Seventeen AgainSeventeen Again (TV Movie) Monique (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for PSI Factor: Chronicles of the ParanormalPSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (TV Series) Carole Sanderson (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
    • Bad Dreams (Feb 9, 1998) Carole Sanderson (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Peaceable KingdomA Peaceable Kingdom (TV Series) Colleen (3 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989–1995 3
    • Chimp (Dec 11, 1995) Colleen (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Snake Bite (Sep 27, 1989) Colleen (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Pilot (Sep 20, 1989) Actress (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Silk StalkingsSilk Stalkings (TV Series) Loretta Cole (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • The Last Campaign (Mar 6, 1994) Loretta Cole (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Getting ByGetting By (TV Series) Janet (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for CounterstrikeCounterstrike (TV Series) Denise (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
    • The Contender (Mar 28, 1993) Denise (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Polka Dot DoorPolka Dot Door (TV Series) Host  Less 1971–1993
  • Primary photo for GenerationsGenerations (TV Series) Linda Dukes (1989-1990)  Less 1989–1991
  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Carly Colman (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
    • Leg Up (Aug 18, 1990) Carly Colman (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Piece of CakePiece of Cake (TV Movie) Tanya (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Nasty BoysNasty Boys (TV Movie) Sadie McGowan (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Dana Williams (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
    • The Starlet (Feb 28, 1989) Dana Williams (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Very Brady ChristmasA Very Brady Christmas (TV Movie) Belinda (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for T and TT and T (TV Series) Anita (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Captain Power and the Soldiers of the FutureCaptain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (TV Series) Chelsea Chandler (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • And Study War No More (Nov 8, 1987) Chelsea Chandler (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Falcon CrestFalcon Crest (TV Series) Chase's Secretary / Lois (3 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 3
    • Redemption (Oct 16, 1987) Chase's Secretary (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Battle Lines (Mar 6, 1987) Lois (as Tonya Maxine Williams)  Less
    • Hat Trick (Feb 27, 1987) Chase's Secretary (as Tonya Maxine Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hill Street BluesHill Street Blues (TV Series) Shirley (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Gimme a Break!Gimme a Break! (TV Series) Judy Mitchell (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for Street LegalStreet Legal (TV Series) Belinda / Reporter (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Jenny (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for What's Happening Now!What's Happening Now! (TV Series) Michelle (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • The New Employee (1987) Michelle (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for As IsAs Is (TV Movie) TV Commentator (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Check It OutCheck It Out (TV Series) Jennifer Woods (22 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985–1986 22
    • Sex Appeal (Mar 12, 1986) Jennifer Woods (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Jack Be Numbskull (Mar 5, 1986) Jennifer Woods (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
    • Edna's New Friend (Feb 26, 1986) Jennifer Woods (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Seeing ThingsSeeing Things (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
Self (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Katie ChatsKatie Chats (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Whatever Happened To?Whatever Happened To? (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Dedicated Doctors (Mar 11, 2009) Herself (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for FutuRealeFutuReale (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • TIFF (Oct 20, 2008) Herself (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for 28th Annual Genie Awards28th Annual Genie Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Seeking Salvation.caSeeking Salvation.ca (Video) Narrator (voice) (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for SoapTalkSoapTalk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for 34th NAACP Image Awards34th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Herself (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2003 $3MM
  • Primary photo for 33rd NAACP Image Awards33rd NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Herself (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 27th Annual Daytime Emmy AwardsThe 27th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee (as Tonya Lee Williams)  Less 2000

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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Ryerson University * – Drama Program Toronto, Canada
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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