Taryn Manning is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role in movies as Mimi in Crossroads, Nola in Hustle & Flow and Ellen Martin in A Lot Like Love. Her television role as Mary Ann McGarrett in Hawaii Five-0 and Tiffany Doggett in Orange Is the New Black. She won three Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for consecutively three years from 2015 to 2017. She is the main vocalist for an electronic duo Boomkat.
Taryn Gail Manning was born on 6th November 1978 in Falls Church, Virginia, United States. She belongs to white ethnicity and her birth sign is Scorpio.
Talking about Taryn family background, she is the youngest daughter of Bill Manning and Sharyn Louise. Her father was a musician, her parents got divorced when Manning was just two months old. She was raised by her mother with her elder brother Kellin Manning.
As she was young she lived her life with lots of financial troubles yet her mother let her join karate, dance and acting classes. Her family moved to San Diego, California for better opportunities. Her father committed suicide when Taryn was 14 years old.
She worked as a waitress and a barista to help and support her family financially while she was just a teenager.
As of 2019, Taryn Gail is unmarried and has no kids. Previously she dated with actor Clifton Collins Jr. The couple started dating from 2002, the couple had been seen together in various function and occasion.
The Taryn and her boyfriend had a long relationship for more than 8 years and got separated in 2011. After her break up she was rumored to be dating with actress Jeanine Heller and were living together in Soho, New York. Her situation with Jeanine went to the court for stalking her and was charged with stalking and harassment.
In an interview, she clarifies about her sexuality and admitted that she experimented with other women in the past and she identifies her self straight. She stated in an interview:
I love gay people. I've experimented. It's good. I just prefer men.
Crossroad actress was arrested for assaulting her personal assistant and makeup artist. Her lawyer told she and Holly Hartman love each other and wanted this issue to be over. After Taryn community service and good behavior for the next six month, the case was closed in 2013.
Likewise, after 3 years Manning was again accused of attacking Holly Hartman. For which Hartman asked for a restraining order against the actress but was denied due to jurisdictional issues. Even more, Hartman was charged for stalking and theft charges for a distraction from Hartman charges.
Taryn accused her girlfriend of harassment for which her girlfriend Jeanine was sentenced to four months in jail for violation the condition not to contact Manning.
As of August 2019, Taryn Manning has an estimated net worth of around $3 million (as per Celebrity Net Worth). She has earned a decent sum from her career.
She has earned pretty well from her acting in Hollywood films and television series. As being an actor in Orange Is the New Black, she earned around $200,000 per season for being the main character in the television series.
Furthermore, she also earned pretty well from Hollywood films, she also earned some back end profit from the films. Here are some movies with its budget and box-office collection.
|Movie||Released Date||Budget||Box-Office Collection|
|Crossroads||2002||$12 million||$61.1 million|
|A Lot like Love||2005||$30 million||$42.8 million|
|Hustle & Flow||2005||$2.8 million||$23.6 million|
She also got some profit share from her clothing brand Born Uniqorn in which she is also a co-owner.
She debuted from the television series All That in 1994 later appeared in various television series, television film and film. She appeared in movies like 8 miles, Cold Mountain, Hustle & Flow, A Lot like Love and many more with the small and main role.
Furthermore, she debuted as an associated producer form 2010 movie Groupie, later work as an associate producer and producer in various films. She appeared on screen with actors like Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Britney Spears, Zoe Saldana, Ashton Kutcher and many more.
She also had a major role in television series including Drive, Hawaii Five-0 and many more. She also won Screen Actors Guild Awards for three years 2015 to 2017 for her role as Tiffany Doggett in Orange Is the New Black. She shared her award with her co-actor of Orange Is the New Black including Taylor Schilling, Uzo Aduba, Jackie Cruz, Dale Soules and many more.
As a singer, she had released many songs. She started her career with her brother Kellin and formed a band Boomkat. From that band they had signed contract with DreamWorks Records and debuted with album Boomkatalog.One.
Later they released various albums and later in 2009 she started working solo and released her first solo album in 2012 Send Me Your Love which was no 1 on Billboard that year. Her solo single Glthlfe became number 1 on Billboard's Dance Clubd Songs Charts on August 2017. She is also a co-owner of the clothing brand Born Uniqorn.
Taryn Manning is an American actress and singer.
American actress stands 5 feet 2 inches/ 158 cm
She weighs 53 kg or 117 in a pound.
She has six tattoos inked in her body.
Taryn Manning has an estimated net worth of around $3 million.