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Tonya Pinkins is an American actress who portrayed Martha in AMC's Fear The Walking Dead.


Tonya 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".

She earned a Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and the Clarence Derwent Award due to her portrayal of Sweet Anita in the Broadway musical "Jelly's Last Jam".

Other Works

  • Nurse Jackie
  • Madam Secretary
  • NCIS: New Orleans
  • Scandal
  • Elementary
  • The Strain
  • Fearless Love
  • Gotham

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