Sonja Sohn

Sonja Sohn at the Disney ABC Summer Press Tour, Beverly Hilton,

Sohn in 2011, photo by s_bukley/

Birth Name: Sonja Denise Williams

Place of Birth: Fort Benning, Georgia, U.S.

Date of Birth: May 9, 1964

*African-American (father)
*Korean (mother)

Sonja Sohn is an American actress, activist, and filmmaker. She is known for her roles on the shows The Wire and Body of Proof, and in the film Slam, the latter of which she also co-wrote.

Her parents met when her father was stationed in South Korea. She was raised partly in Newport News, Virginia. She has two children with her former husband, Australian-born didgeridoo player, composer, and producer Adam Plack.


Curious about ethnicity

5 Responses

  1. sadie says:

    She is very exotic looking, she is a good actor, and has beautiful cheekbones.

  2. anen says:

    She IS FUG. Where are all those peeps that say mixed offsprings are the most beautiful??? LOL

  3. I love you, Roger Scientist says:

    I love The Wire. Greatest show to date.

  4. hmph says:

    she looks Haitian

  5. Divine24Cool says:

    She is so beautiful and so underrated as a her in any movie or tv series she plays in..

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