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Trucks in 2010
|Born||September 30, 1980|
Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
|Occupation||Actress, Singer, Dancer|
Trucks studied Musical Theatre at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance. Upon graduation, she moved to New York where she performed regionally before relocating to Los Angeles to make her television debut as the female lead on Showtime's comedy series Barbershop. Her other television credits include Hostages, The Soul Man, House, All of Us, Veronica Mars, 'Til Death, Brothers, CSI: NY and the telefilms Star Runners and Starstruck. She has made multiple guest appearances on NCIS: New Orleans and Grimm.
Trucks is currently a series regular on CBS's military drama series SEAL Team. She plays Lisa Davis, the logistics Officer responsible for making the arrangements to get the team and their gear where they need to be. Trucks was also a series regular in the CBS legal drama, Made in Jersey, about a working-class woman named Marina (Janet Montgomery) who uses her street smarts to compete with her more polished colleagues at a top New York law firm. Trucks played Cyndi Vega, Marina's lively secretary and "comradette" in arms. She also guest starred in the pilot of NBC's mid-season thriller Do No Harm.
Her theater credits include By the Way, Meet Vera Stark, Cactus Flower, Stormy Weather, Kiss Me, Kate, West Side Story, Oklahoma!, Follies, Footloose, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Ragtime, Sweet Charity, and Children of Eden. Trucks studied theatre abroad at London's Marymount College and has over 17 years of dance training including ballet, modern, and tap.
Trucks co-starred in the 2012 Fox Searchlight film Ruby Sparks. The film starred Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, and was directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris (Little Miss Sunshine). She is also featured in the final installment of the blockbuster hit series Breaking Dawn as Mary, a member of the American Nomadic Vampire coven.
Trucks's parents are divorced but live about a mile apart in Manistee, Michigan. She also has two older brothers.
|2007||Music and Lyrics||Tricia|
|2007||Mr. Art Critic||Lisa|
|2010||The Cost of Heaven||Cheryl|
|2012||The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2||Mary|
|2014||Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day||Steph|
|2005–2006||Barbershop||Terri||Main role (10 episodes)|
|2006||If You Lived Here, You'd Be Home Now||Noni||TV film|
|2007||Veronica Mars||Phyllis||Episode: "There's Got to Be a Morning After Pill"|
|2007||All of Us||Michele||Recurring role (5 episodes)|
|2008||'Til Death||Randy||Episode: "Philadelphia Freedom"|
|2008||The Life and Times of Marcus Felony Brown||Tia||TV film|
|2009||Ab Fab||Novelette||TV film|
|2009||Star Runners||Asta||TV film|
|2009||The Battery's Down||Nuancé||Episodes: "I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here", "Losing My Mind", "The Party's Over"|
|2009||Brothers||Meg||Episode: "Follow the Story"|
|2010||Starstruck||Libby Lam||TV film|
|2011||House||Trina||Episode: "Charity Case"|
|2012||CSI: NY||Alicia Woods||Episode: "Unwrapped"|
|2012||Made in Jersey||Cyndi Vega||Eight episodes|
|2013||The Soul Man||Gina||Episode: "Bride and Prejudice"|
|2013||Do No Harm||Dr. Patricia Rivers||Episodes: "Pilot", "Circadian Rhythms", "But I'm Allergic to Cats"|
|2013||Hostages||Angela Nix||TV miniseries|
|2014||Franklin & Bash||Anita Haskins||Recurring role (10 episodes)|
|2014–2015||Grimm||Deputy Sheriff Janelle Farris||Episodes: "Highway of Tears", "Mishipeshu"|
|2015||The Mentalist||Ranger Jill Ayres||Episode: "Byzantium"|
|2016||Lethal Weapon||Maria Torez||Episode: Pilot|
|2016–2017||NCIS: New Orleans||CGIS Special Agent Joan Swanson||Two episodes|
|2017–present||SEAL Team||Lisa Davis||Main|
|2018–present||Corporate||Karen James||Four episodes|
- Naffie, Jennie. "Toni Trucks Making Waves in Hollywood". Women’s LifeStyle. Women's Lifestyle Magazine. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
- Wiegand, David (August 12, 2005). "'Barbershop' series debut fails to advance films but familiar shtick still makes it funny by a hair". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved January 6, 2017.
- "Toni Trucks Joins CBS Navy SEAL Drama Pilot; Jeananne Goossen in 'The Get'". May 21, 2018.