Tanya Clarke (born on February 2, 1972) is an american actress.

Life and Career

Tanya Clarke was born on February 2nd, 1972 in Chicago, Illinois and was raised in Ottawa, Canada. She spent many years in New York City performing on Broadway, Off-Broadway and regional stages.

Her film credits include 'A Beautiful Mind', 'Tenderness', 'Repo Men', 'The Best Thief in the World' & 'Blackbird'. She received a Best Actress Nomination (Method Fest Independent Film Festival) for her performance in 'Delivery Method'.

Her television roles include 'American Horror Story', 'Glee', 'Hawaii Five-0', 'CSI Miami' & 'Supernatural'. She made her Broadway debut in 'I'm Not Rappaport' opposite Judd Hirsch & Ben Vereen, directed by Daniel Sullivan. Tanya Clarke is joining the cast in the recurring role of Emily at Banshee, a headstrong hospice nurse who also happens to be the ex-wife of Deputy Brock Lotus (Matt Servitto).