• Tracie Thoms is an American actress
• She is best known for appearing in films such as “Rent” (2005), “The Devil Wears Prada” (2006), and “Death Proof” (2007)
• She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Howard University and a degree from the Juilliard School’s Drama Division
• Her net worth is estimated to be over $1 million
• She is 5ft 7ins (1.68m) tall and weighs 126lbs (57kgs)

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Date Of BirthAugust 19, 1975
FactHas remained extremely close friends with her past co-stars Rosario Dawson, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, and Adrienne Wilkinson.

Who is Tracie Thoms?

Tracie Thoms is an American actress who has attained success by appearing in such films as “Rent” (2005), “The Devil Wears Prada” (2006), and “Death Proof” (2007), among numerous other projects on which she’s worked during her career.

Do you want to find out more about Tracie Thoms, from her childhood years to most recent career endeavors, including her love life, and how rich she is? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article, as we will cover all that interests you and more about this Primetime Emmy award-nominated actress.

Tracie Thoms Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

Born Tracie Nicole Thoms on the 19th August 1975, in Baltimore, Maryland USA, she is the older child of Donald H. Thoms, who is a VP of Programming at PBS and a TV director, and his wife Mariana Davis; she has a brother, Austin. Tracie has been interested in performance art from an early age , and when she was just 10 years-old she entered Baltimore School for the Arts. She subsequently enrolled at Howard University, from which she obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1997, and then continued her education at the Juilliard School’s Drama Division from 1997 until 2001, during which time she was a member of Group 30, with such future stars as Lee Pace and Anthony Mackie.

Career Beginnings

Tracie’s career started in 2002 with the role of Sasha in the TV series “As If”; after this, she continued with a couple of minor roles, but then in 2004 she had her first notable role, as Mahandra McGinty in the TV fantasy comedy-drama series “Wonderfalls”, starring next to Caroline Dhavernas, Katie Finneran and Tyron Leitso. The following year, Tracie secured yet another successful role, this time as Joanne Jefferson in the film adaptation of the Broadway musical “Rent”, with Taye Diggs, Wilson Jermaine Heredia and Rosario Dawson as the main stars.

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Rise to Prominence

Tracie enjoyed success throughout the second half of the 2000s, especially with the role of Kat Miller in the TV crime-drama series “Cold Case” (2005-2010). The role celebrated her as an actress, and so helped her secure other roles. Through 2010, Tracie also had roles in Quentin Tarantino’s film “Death Proof” (2007), starring Kurt Russell, Zoe Bell, and Rosario Dawson, then Jay DiPietro’s “Peter & Vandy” in 2009, with Jason Ritter, Jess Weixler, and Jesse L. Martin in the lead roles.

She was now a national star, and continued successfully into the new decade with the lead role in the drama film “I Will Follow” (2010), next to Salli Richardson-Whitfield and Omari Hardwick, while in 2012 she had a notable role in the action crime-drama film “Looper”, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis and Emily Blunt, and the next successful project was one of the lead roles in the horror action-drama film “Raze” (2013), in which she teamed again with Zoe Bell.

In recent years, Tracie turned more to television roles, and from 2016 to 2018 she portrayed Susan Cheryl in the TV series “Love”, and FBI Agent Maya Kennedy in the TV series “Gone” (2017-2018). To speak further of her accomplishments, Tracie has portrayed Karen Wilson in the TV series “9-1-1” (2018-2019) and appeared in the TV series “Truth Be Told” from 2019 – 2023.

Concurrently, in 2021 she appeared as herself in “Behind the Monsters”, and in several single episodes in series such as “Love, Victor”, “Tab Time” and “Queen Sugar” all in 2022, among several others.

Stage Work

In addition to her on-screen work, Tracie has also proven her talents on stage; she made her debut in 2004 in the play “Drowning Crow”, and after successfully portraying Joanne Jefferson in film “Rent”, she got the chance to portray the character on stage, first in 2008 and then in 2010. She has since featured in the play “Stick Fly” (2011-2012), and “Falsettos” (2016-2017).

Tracie Thoms Net Worth

Tracie has become a rather successful actress, with over 80 films and TV series credited to her name, all of which have added a considerable amount to her wealth. So, do you know how rich Tracie Thoms is, as of mid- 2024?

Well, sources have estimated Thoms’ net worth at well over $1 million, which is rather decent, and is likely to increase, assuming that she successfully continues her career.

Tracie Thoms Personal Life, Marriage, Husband, Children

Tracie has been rather secretive about her personal life, which has caused a few rumors, including that she’s lesbian, as she’s played a lesbian character on stage in the play “Falsettos”. Back in 2011 she was in a relationship with a man named J Lee.Tracie has said nothing about her sexuality, but is openly supportive of the LGBT community. So, until she comes out with more details, all we can say is that Tracie is single, doesn’t have kids, and is focused on her career.

Tracie Thoms Internet Fame

Over the years, Tracie has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially on Twitter and Instagram, though she can also be found on Facebook, though her fan base is rather smaller, with just 11,000 fans. She has used her popularity to promote her career, sharing her recent endeavors, and also a few moments from her personal life.

So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent actress, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages, and see what she is up to next, both personally and professionally.

Tracie Thoms Height, Weight, Body Measurements, and Appearance

Do you know how tall Tracie Thoms is, and how much she weighs? Well, Tracie stands at 5ft 7ins, which is equal to 1.68m, weighs approximately 126lbs or 57kgs, with vital statistics of 34-25-36, bra size 34B. Tracie has black hair and brown eyes.

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General Info

Full NameTracie Thoms
Date Of BirthAugust 19, 1975
Height1.67 m
EducationJuilliard School, Howard University, Baltimore School for the Arts


ParentsMariana Thoms, Donald Thoms
SiblingsAustin Thoms


NominationsCritics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Song, Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series
MoviesDeath Proof, Rent, The Devil Wears Prada, Raze, Grindhouse, Looper, Annie, Rent: Filmed Live on Broadway, Meeting Evil, Peter and Vandy, Safe House, I Will Follow, The Warrior Class, Sex and Breakfast, McCanick, Brother to Brother, Descent, Wonder Woman, A Different Tree, 9 Rides, Equity, The Drowni...
TV ShowsCold Case, Wonderfalls, As If, Bandwagon

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