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For our readers today we have selected one of the popular TV and film actresses that go by the name of Tonya Renee Banks. Our guide will help you explore near about every possible fact and personal information available at the moment of this celebrity. So sit back and enjoy this joy ride of information.
Tonya Renee Banks
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Tonya Renee Banks is one of the most treasured Hollywood actresses of their time and of the present too. She was born in Carson, California, USA on date of July 7 1964. The3 gorgeous actress weighs about 50 kg at a height of 4 feet.
Tonya Renee was born in USA to a simple African American family as a midget other than that not much detail about her early life are available for the general public. Few of her career highlights include the following.
- Tonya first joined the entertainment industry back in 1984 working as an actress and the stunt woman.
- She only gained her real recognition in public when she made her first debut in the hit television series called Little Women; LA. The show was a reality TV show giving people the glimpse inside the life of a Little Person.
- Even after the success of her show she ran into many hurdles in the acting business but she held on and was given many roles in various TV shows. Her most recognized appearance was on the hit 90’s show called Martin and Ally McBeal as a guest star.
- In 2002, Tonya also appeared in Robin William’s movie called Death to Smoochy.
- In 2003, Tonya was the stuntwoman for the Hollywood hit movie called Bad Santa.
- In recent times, Tonya’s career took a rise up when she was casted in the 2015 film called The Internship Games.
She has only received some nominations in the Hollywood Entertainment industry but she still has hopes to win herself an Academy Award.
Date of Birth:-
July 7th, 1964
Carson, California (USA)
Few of the facts related to Tonya Renee that can be of interest to her fans are as follows.
- She is one of the oldest actresses in the acting industry. She is the actress for more than 30 years. In these years many ups and downs came in her career but she faced them all and still working with passion in hopes to win herself an Academy Award.
- She only had one serious relationship during her career and that was in her appearance in the Little Woman; LA show. The name of her boyfriend was Trevor with whom she still has an off and on relationship mainly due to the reason of him being the father of her lovely daughter Angelique Johnson.
- While working as a dwarf in the Hollywood is a problem on its own but Tonya had much courage that while being a dwarf she also raised a child of her own. She has 25 years old daughter named Angelique Johnson who is not suffering from Dwarfism.
- Being suffering from dwarfism and still working as an actress and the stuntwoman, she soon became a role model for people suffering from dwarfism. She is the spokesperson for an NGO called “The Understanding Dwarfism Program”. For raising awareness among people she also visited many schools and colleges along with public talks.
- Despite being a little person and part of Dwarfism Understanding program, Tonya has made her preferences about dating clear to pubic that she is not interested in dating a little person.
- She is on of the best Celebrity Impersonator in the industry. Her famous impersonations include Nicky Minaj, Beyonce and Tina Turner.
Tonya Renee Banks is an inspiration to not only small heighted woman but really to all women. She is the definition of pure hard work and struggle that despite being dealt bad cards by the universe continued to play the game to her best efforts and was also rewarded the same. Tonya Renee had to live a life of poverty but that did not stop her to pursue her career. She made her debuts in the industry as an actress with small roles and often as the stunt woman. With her growing recognition over the years she also managed to amass somewhat wealth for herself. Tonya’s current net worth as of today is estimated to be around 1 million US dollars. It is speculated that now with her much recognition she will get more work and her net worth will continue to increase.
Not much detail about Tonya’s residence is available for general public with only one piece of information that she is maintaining residence in the Los Angeles to get more work in Hollywood.
Tonya Renee Banks was born in Carson California in 1964. She has an African American heritage and it is also known that the Achondroplasia (midget syndrome) runs in her family. There is not much information available for the general public’s information relating T9onya’s family.
No known siblings
While being the reality TV star of the show called Little Woman: LA, she met a man named Trevor and underwent relationship with him. However the relationship was doomed when Tonya found out that Trevor was flirting with other women on the show. Tonya and Trevor still maintain their contact even only because of Angelique. Other than that she is never married and currently is single.
She only has one other family in the world and that is her daughter Angelique Johnson. Angelique is 22 years of age and is free from her mother’s hereditary Achondroplasia. Tonya raised her as a single mother and Angelique is also in love with her mother for all her hardships and love for her.