Adina Porter

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Adina Porter Wiki Biography

Adina Porter is a New York City, New York-born American actress best known for her roles as Lettie Mare Thornton in the series “True Blood” and as Kendra in the series “The Newsroom”. Born on 13 March, 1971, she has African-American ancestry. An Obie Award winning actress, Adina has been active in the entertainment industry since 1992.

One of the highly acclaimed actresses on American television, how rich is Adina Porter as of now? In 2015, Adina has been counting her net worth at a decent amount of $2 million. Obviously, her involvement in the television and film industries as an actress has proved significant in making her a multi-millionaire. Along with television, she has also been a part of Hollywood and Broadway, which must have added to her wealth.

Raised in New York City, Adina started her acting career in 1992 with a small role in the movie “Swoon”. After that, she started focusing on having a career as a television actress; her first role was in the series “Law & Order” in which she appeared for three episodes. Later on, she started guest starring in many television series including “Brooklyn South”, “Snoops”, “Judging Amy”, “NYPD Blue”, “The Guardian” and more before landing a recurring role in the series “American Dreams”. All of these projects proved to help a lot in Adina’s rising net worth.

In 2008, Adina landed in “True Blood” as a series regular for seasons one and seven: this became her breakthrough role on television. At the same time, she also guest starred in several other television series like “Saving Grace”, “Hawthorne”, “Private Practice”, “Prime Suspect” and more. In 2012, she appeared in the series “The Newsroom” as Kendra James. She was one of the major characters in the show, but it aired only for a year. More recently, Adina has been prominent on television as a recurring cast member of “The 100” in which she portrays the character of Indra. Needless to say, all of these projects have been significant in adding to Adina’s present net worth.

Apart from television, she has been a part of movies like “The Peacemaker”, “Body Shots”, “The Fluffer”, “The Salon” and many others. Adina has also managed to show her acting skills in several telefilms like “Gia”, “Lackawana Blues”, “Doubt” and others. In addition to this, she has performed in two short movies “Geoffrey Beene 30” as well as “The Changing Room”. All of these projects have helped Adina polish her acting skills while also helping her maintain a stable acting career and income stream.

Adina’s theatre acting has made her one of the most versatile, talented and critically acclaimed actresses in the USA. She has acted in numerous plays including “The Women” and “Venus” – the latter also earned her an Obie Award. Overall in the three arenas, she has been involved in almost 60 productions during her career of almost 25 years.

In her personal life, she was firstly married to David Hecht, and then to Larry Madison with whom she adopted two children prior to his passing in 2013.

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Adina Porter Quick Info

Full NameAdina Porter
Net Worth$2 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 13, 1971
Place Of BirthUnited States of America
Height5′ 7″
ProfessionActress
NationalityAmerican
ParentsGuy Porter, Dorothy Porter
NicknamesAdina Porter
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/pages/Adina-Porter/112790658771251
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/adinaporter
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm0692013
AwardsObie Award for Performance
MoviesThink of Me, Pipe Dream, The Fluffer, Body Shots, The Peacemaker
TV ShowsTrue Blood

Adina Porter Important Facts

  • As a college project, Adina Porter adapted Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye for the stage. After contacting the author for permission to perform the work in New York, Morrison invited Porter to her home. Porter then performed her adaption for the esteemed author and her son, in Morrison’s living room. With Toni Morrison’s blessing, Porter then did a limited run of the adapted play (off Broadway.).
  • 1996 Obie Award for “Venus”.
  • Is just 7 years older than Rutina Wesley who played her daughter on True Blood (2008).

Adina Porter Filmography

TitleYearStatusCharacterRole
The Last Word2017completedBree WilsonActress
American Horror Story2011-2016TV SeriesLee Harris
Sally Freeman
Actress
The Catch2016TV SeriesFBI Agent Emily ClarkActress
The 1002014-2017TV SeriesIndraActress
Underground2016TV SeriesPearly MaeActress
The Jury2016TV MovieAngelaActress
Wig Shop2016ShortTippyActress
The Leftovers2015TV SeriesG.R. LeaderActress
Code Black2015TV SeriesSusieActress
The Newsroom2012-2014TV SeriesKendra JamesActress
True Blood2008-2014TV SeriesLettie Mae ThorntonActress
Doubt2013TV MovieStacie McNeilActress
The Vampire Diaries2012TV SeriesNandi LaMarcheActress
Glee2012TV SeriesHistory TeacherActress
Grey’s Anatomy2012TV SeriesDr. RamseyActress
The Finder2012TV SeriesMs. EstelleActress
Ringer2011-2012TV SeriesPrincipal CarusoActress
Prime Suspect2011TV SeriesDetective Kendra CannonActress
About Sunny2011CherylActress
The Changing Room2011ShortSarahActress
Private Practice2011TV SeriesStacy HatcherActress
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior2011TV SeriesJeanette RawlinsActress
The Whole Truth2010TV SeriesDetective SweeneyActress
The Social Network2010Gretchen’s Associate (uncredited)Actress
Hawthorne2010TV SeriesNancy BretonActress
Saving Grace2007-2010TV SeriesTamara CooleyActress
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2009TV SeriesDenise DevineActress
Cold Case2009TV SeriesLaticia MyersActress
Operating Instructions2009TV MovieCeliaActress
Katrina2007TV MovieMaryActress
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2007TV SeriesJanelle OdamiActress
House M.D.2007TV SeriesClaudiaActress
Without a Trace2006TV SeriesHarriet LewisActress
Prison Break2005TV SeriesLeticia BarrisActress
CSI: NY2005TV SeriesShannon GoodallActress
Jack & Bobby2005TV SeriesActress
ER2005TV SeriesMrs. HopkinsActress
Lackawanna Blues2005TV MovieRickyActress
The Salon2005Percy’s wifeActress
American Dreams2002-2003TV SeriesGwen WalkerActress
NYPD Blue2001-2003TV SeriesIfeoma Okafor / TishaActress
KidSmartz2003Video documentary shortLynneActress
Crossing Jordan2002TV SeriesVicki MoranActress
The Guardian2002TV SeriesAssistant D. A.Actress
Strong Medicine2002TV SeriesMaliaActress
Stage on Screen: The Women2002TV MovieA Nurse / Euphie / Miss Myrtle / …Actress
Pipe Dream2002Lauren GuntherActress
The Fluffer2001SilverActress
City of Angels2000TV SeriesHazinaActress
Any Day Now2000TV SeriesDianeActress
Judging Amy2000TV SeriesActress
The District2000TV SeriesElla’s AssistantActress
Snoops1999TV SeriesAngela JacksonActress
Body Shots1999Detective ThompsonActress
Brimstone1998TV SeriesRachelActress
Gia1998TV MovieGirl at Group TherapyActress
Brooklyn South1997TV SeriesAngela WithersActress
The Peacemaker1997Female NYPD CopActress
Law & Order1990-1995TV SeriesMary Byman / Sheryl Decker / Woman NeighborActress
New York Undercover1994TV SeriesJasmine HopkinsActress
Geoffrey Beene 301993ShortWomanActress
Swoon1992StenographerActress
After Dark with Julian Clark2016TV SeriesHerselfSelf
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHerselfSelf
Faith Hollywood TV2015TV SeriesHerselfSelf
Noches con Platanito2015TV SeriesHerself – GuestSelf
The 23rd Annual Movieguide Awards2015TV SpecialHerselfSelf
GeekRockTV2015TV SeriesHerselfSelf

Adina Porter Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieCategory
2010Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsDrama Guest ActressTrue Blood (2008)Won
2006Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsBest Supporting Actress – TelevisionLackawanna Blues (2005)Won
2010Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsDrama Guest ActressTrue Blood (2008)Nominated
2006Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsBest Supporting Actress – TelevisionLackawanna Blues (2005)Nominated