Tonye Patano

Tonye Patano garnered multiple nominations and an award for her performance as Heylia James on Showtime’s “Weeds.” She has appeared in numerous Off Broadway and regional productions, including Legends (national tour), 45 Seconds from Broadway (Broadway) and, most recently, Neighbors (The Public Theater/NYSF). Film credits include The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3, The Hurricane, The Savages, Trainwreck, Little Manhattan, The Great New Wonderful, A Price Above Rubies, Fresh, and Messengers. Television credits include “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” “Monk,” “Hope and Faith,” “Sex and the City,” “Third Watch,” “Law & Order,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “Eli Stone, ” and “Bunker Hill.” Upcoming projects include the features The Company Men, Stolen, and Ponies.