September 25, 1962
|Other names||Beth Toussaint Coleman|
|Spouse(s)||Jack Coleman (1996–present) 1 child|
|Children||Tess Toussaint (born 1999)|
|Parent(s)||Leona Toussaint, Maynard Toussaint|
Elizabeth "Beth" Toussaint Coleman (born September 25, 1962) is an American actress and model. She is best known for her television performances.
Life and career
Before television roles, Toussaint worked as a model, and appeared in the 1984 music video for Bon Jovi's song "She Don't Know Me", Bob Seger's 1986 song "Like a Rock", and in the 1987 music video for SAGA's song "Only Time Will Tell".
From 1988 to 1989, she was a regular cast member in the CBS primetime soap opera Dallas as Tracey Lawton, and from 1996 to 1997 in The WB primetime soap opera Savannah. Toussaint also appeared in Cheers, Star Trek: The Next Generation (as Ishara Yar in the episode "Legacy", 1990), Melrose Place, Matlock, Babylon 5 (episode "Revelations", 1994) and Martial Law. In July 2006, she began appearing on The Young and the Restless in the recurring role of Hope Wilson.
Toussaint is married to actor Jack Coleman. The couple have a daughter, Tess, born in 1999. She is often mistaken for actress Linda Hamilton. Toussaint is the elder sister of writer David Toussaint.
|1988||Dead Heat||Lab Technician|
|1988||Monsters||Lisa||Episode: "Sleeping Dragon"|
|1988-1989||Dallas||Tracey Lawton||Series regular, 17 episodes|
|1989||Growing Pains||Morgan Chase||Episode: "Coughing Boy"|
|1989||Booker||Jessica Barber||Episode: "Wheels and Deals - Part 1"|
|1990||Star Trek: The Next Generation||Ishara Yar||Episode: "Legacy"|
|1990||Matlock||Andrea Todd||Episode: "The Mother"|
|1990||MacGyver||Dawn Rigel||Episode: "The Visitor"|
|1991||21 Jump Street||Samantha Billings||Episode: "In the Name of Love"|
|1991||Cheers||Paula||Episode: "Rat Girl"|
|1992||Nightmare Cafe||Angela||Episode: "Dying Well Is the Best Revenge"|
|1992||Mann & Machine||Anna Ruggiero||Episode: "Truth or Consequences"|
|1992||Danger Island||Karen||TV Movie|
|1992||Lady Boss||Venus Maria||TV Movie|
|1992||Matlock||Yolanda Bergstrom||Episode: "The Legacy"|
|1992||Melrose Place||Colleen Patterson||Episode: "Jake vs. Jake"|
|1993||The Commish||Karen Welsh||Episode: "The Heart Is a Lonely Sucker"|
|1994||Project Shadowchaser II||Laurie Webber|
|1994||Green Dolphin Beat||Nicole||TV Movie|
|1994||Fortune Hunter||Maggie Ford||Episode: "Triple Cross"|
|1994||Babylon 5||Anna Sheridan||Episode: "Revelations"|
|1994||Breach of Conduct||Paula Waite||TV Movie|
|1995||The Return of Hunter||Vicki Morgan Sherry||TV Movie|
|1995||Legend||Beth McMillan||Episode: "Bone of Contention"|
|1996-1997||Savannah||Veronica Koslowski||Series regular, 34 episodes|
|1997||Deadly Games||Belinda||Episode: "The Ex-Girlfriend"|
|1998||Martial Law||Gabriella Zane||Episode: "Dead Ringers"|
|1999||Any Day Now||Attorney||Episode: "I'm Not Emotional"|
|2000||Scream 3||Female Caller||Voice|
|2000||Fortress 2: Re-Entry||Karen Brennick|
|2005||Red Eye||Lydia Keefe|
|2006||The Young and the Restless||Hope Adams Wilson||Recurring role|
- "Beth Toussaint Playing Hope Adams Wilson on The Young and the Restless - Soaps.com". Soaps.sheknows.com. 1962-09-25. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
- "Beth Toussaint Biography (1962-)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved 2013-12-12.