Adina Porter

Adina Porter is an an actress who began her entertainment career at the young age of 14. In 1996, she appeared in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "Venus." Porter's early acting career mostly consisted ... Read more »
Born: 03/13/1971 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (42)

The 100 2014 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Catch 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Underground 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Code Black 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Leftovers 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

City of Angels 2000 - 2001, 2011 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Judging Amy 2000 - 2001, 2011 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

NYPD Blue 2000 - 2001, 2003, 2011 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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The Newsroom 2011 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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True Blood 2008 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Glee 2012 (Tv Show)

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Grey's Anatomy 2012 (Tv Show)

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Ringer 2011 - 2012 (Tv Show)

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Vampire Diaries 2012 (Tv Show)

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About Sunny 2010 (Movie)

Cheryl (Actor)

Cold Case 2009 (Tv Show)

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House 2007 (Tv Show)

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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2007 (Tv Show)

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Saving Grace 2007 (Tv Show)

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Without A Trace 2006 (Tv Show)

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CSI: New York 2005 (Tv Show)

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ER 2005 (Tv Show)

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Prison Break 2005 (Tv Show)

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The Guardian 2001 - 2004 (TV Show)

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Crossing Jordan 2002 (Tv Show)

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Strong Medicine 2002 (Tv Show)

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The Women 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

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The Fluffer 2001 (Movie)

Silver (Actor)

Any Day Now 2000 (Tv Show)

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Snoops 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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Body Shots 1999 (Movie)

Detective Thompson (Actor)

Brooklyn South 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

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The Last Days of May 1998 (Movie)

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The Peacemaker 1997 (Movie)

Female NY Cop (Actor)

Law & Order 1990, 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

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Dream and Memory 1994 (Movie)

Janet (Actor)

Swoon 1992 (Movie)

Stenographer (Actor)

Brimstone (TV Show)

Actor

Gia (TV Show)

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Lackawanna Blues (TV Show)

Actor

The Whole Truth (Tv Show)

Actor

Biography

Adina Porter is an an actress who began her entertainment career at the young age of 14. In 1996, she appeared in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "Venus." Porter's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as "Swoon" (1992), the Bing Yang drama "Dream and Memory" (1994) and the action flick "The Peacemaker" (1997) with George Clooney. She also appeared in the Sean Patrick Flanery dramedy "Body Shots" (1999). She had a part on the television special "Katherine Anne Porter: The Eye of Memory" (PBS, 1985-86). Porter worked in television around the start of her acting career with a role on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (NBC, 1999-). She kept working in film throughout the nineties and the early 2000s, starring in "The Last Days of May" (1999) with Dahlia Mindlin and "The Fluffer" (2001). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" (CBS, 2000-2015). In her more recent career, she tackled roles on "The Whole Truth" (ABC, 2010-11) and "The 100" (CW, 2013-). She also was featured in the TV movie "Lackawanna Blues" (HBO, 2004-05). Porter most recently acted on "Code Black" (CBS, 2015-).

EDUCATION

State University of New York at Purchase

Purchase, New York

High School for the Performing Arts

New York, New York

Milestones

2008

Was cast as Tara's alcoholic and abusive mother Lettie Mae Thorton on HBO's "True Blood"

2005

Appeared as Letecia Barris on two episodes of "Prison Break" (FOX)

2005

Portrayed Ricky in the film version of Ruben Santiago-Hudson's "Lackawanna Blues" for HBO

2002

Had a recurring role on NBC's "American Dreams" as Gwen Walker

2001

Made her Broadway debut in the Roundabout Theater's revival of "The Women," which was broadcast as part of PBS's "Stage on Screen" series

1998

Had a small role in the HBO film, "Gia"

1996

Appeared in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "Venus"

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