The Red Road

Cast Members

Tamara TuniePlays Marie


Ms. Tunie appeared in Paramount’s Oscar®-nominated feature Flight opposite Denzel Washington, with whom she also starred on Broadway in Julius Caesar.

She recently wrapped a lead in Fall to Rise, produced by indie veteran Gill Holland. Other film work includes the role of “Jackie Heath” in The Devil’s Advocate opposite Al Pacino and Charlize Theron, City Hall also opposite Pacino, and the role of “Sheila” opposite Samuel L. Jackson in The Caveman’s Valentine, for which Tamara was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. Tunie has enjoyed long runs on NBC’s top rated series “Law & Order: SVU” as “Medical Examiner Melinda Warner.” She carries a loyal fan base from her turn as “Jessica Griffin” on “As The World Turns.” Tamara also appeared as the villainous “Albert Green” in Season 1 of “24”.

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