Tawny Newsome Wiki, Age, Height, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Tawny Newsome is an American musician, comedian, and actress. She is also known as ‘Trondy Newman.’


Tawny Newsome was born as ‘Tawny Ellain Newsome’ on Thursday, 24 February 1983 (age 37 years; as in 2020) in Vacaville, California. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Tawny Newsome as a Child

In 2001, she moved to Chicago, where she attended The Theatre School, DePaul University in Chicago. After living in Chicago for fifteen years, she moved her base to Los Angeles.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 10″

Eye Colour: Dark Brown

Hair Colour: Black (Dyed Blonde and Brown)

Family & Ethnicity

Not much is known about her family.

Tawny Newsome with her Father

Tawny Newsome with her Mother

She is married to a man named Nate.

Tawny Newsome with her Husband


While she was studying in Chicago, she started her comedy career with the theatre troupe, Second City. She has performed in many theatres across Chicago, including Shakespeare Theater, Writer’s Theatre, and Porchlight Music Theatre. She made her TV debut as ‘Blue Ivy’ in the show, Stupid Bitch Syndrome (2013). She has acted in the popular series, Chicago Fire (2013), Crisis (2014), 2 Broke Series (2016), Comedy Bang Bang (2016), Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ (2016-2019), The Comedy Get Down (2017), Brockmire (2018), CBS All Access (2020), and Space Force (2020).

She made her film debut with Uncle John (2015) as ‘Cute Hipster Girl’ and has also acted in the films, Einstein’s God Model (2016), It’s All Good (2016), Canal Street (2019), and Spies in Disguise (2019).

In 2018, she joined the team of  “Yo, Is This Racist?,” a blog and associated podcasts produced by Andrew Ti.

She also does the songwriting podcasts and recording projects in The Supergroup.

Favourite Things

  • Bands: BTS, Martha and the Vandellas
  • Singers: Stevie Wonder, Beyonce
  • Plant: Manzanita
  • Travel Destinations: Japan, Iceland


  • She wrote the short, 2High 2Rap in 2013, with the theatre group Second City.
  • In the same year, she released her solo album, Too Proud To Steal.
  • She also has a music band, “Four Lost Souls” with Jon Langford, Bethany Thomas, and John Szymanski. The group released its self-titled album in 2017.
  • She is an animal lover and owns a pet cat.

    Tawny Newsome with her Cat

  • In 2020, she appeared in the lead role of ‘Beckett Mariner’ in the Animated series ”Star Trek: Lower Decks.”

    Tawny Newsome as ‘Beckett Mariner’ in ‘Star Trek Lower Decks’

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