Tonea Stewart Biography
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 9 Inch|
|Mother||Hattie Juanita Harris|
|Birth Place/City||Greenwood, Mississippi, United States|
|Married to||Allen Stewart|
|Children||Thomas Stewart, Alesha Stewart, Allen Stewart, Jr., Jannice Stewart|
|Education||Florida State University, Jackson State University|
A professional actress as well as a university professor, Tonea Stewart is best known for her portrayal of Aunt Etta on TV series In the Heat of the Night. She is also the dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts of Alabama State University.
Early Life, Bio, Family, And Education Of Tonea Stewart
Tonea Stewart was born under the birth sign Aquarius on February 3, 1947, in Greenwood, Mississippi to Hattie Juanita and Thomas Harris. She is of American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.
The further details of her family are not available.
Regarding her education, she graduated from Jackson State University in a BS degree in speech and theater. And later on, she joined the University of California at Santa Barbara. She completed her theater arts from Florida State University.
Tonea Stewart's Career
Actress, Tonea Stewart started her acting career in the year 1976 after she appeared in the movie, Nightmare in Badham County. Following her debut, she appeared in the Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Mississippi Burning, A Time to Kill, Mississippi Damned, and The Hollars.
She has also made the guest appearance in some of the TV series such as Matlock, Walker, Texas Ranger.
Apart from her acting career, she is also a university professor. Currently, she is working as a dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts of Alabama State University.
Tonea Stewart's Net Worth, Salary
The actor as well as a professor, Tonea Stewart has a net worth of around $2.5 million. The average salary of an actor is around $39.84 per hour and an average salary of a dean is around $90,520 and we can assume, she might be earning in the same range.
Some of her movies have earned a huge amount in the box office from which she must have received a huge amount. The name and box office earning of some of her movies is listed below:
- The Hollars - 1.1 million
- Mississippi Damned - $152 million
- Mississippi Burning - $34.6 million
Tonea Stewart's Personal Life: Married Life, Husband, And Children
The 72 years old, Tonea Stewart is in a marital relationship with husband, Allen Stewart, however, the details of their married life and relationship are yet to be disclosed.
The couple together has welcomed four children: daughters, Jannice and Alesha, and sons Allen Jr. and Thomas.
Tonea Stewart's Age, Body Measurements, And Other Facts
- Age: As of 2019, Tonea Stewart is 72 years old.
- Height: She has a height of 5 feet 9 inches(175cm) tall.
- Weight: Her body weight is missing.
- Hair Color: She has curly hair with natural black color.
- Eyes Color: Her eyes are brown in color.