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Who is LaToya Tonodeo? Age and career of Power Book II star explored

Amber Peake January 25, 2022
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As season 2 of Power Book II: Ghost continues, fans are getting curious about Diana actress LaToya Tonodeo’s age and career. 

The latest episode of the series features an explosive scene in which Diana Tejada lets it all out to her family during dinner. 

Let’s take a look at Diana actress LaToya Tonodeo, her life away from the show, age and other acting roles. 

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Who is LaToya Tonodeo?

Actress LaToya Tonodeo is popular with Power Book II fans for her role as Diana Tejada. She has featured on the show since its first season, which premiered in 2020.

As per her IMDb, she landed her first acting role in 2009 before winning more regular roles in TV and film from 2015. 

Off-screen, Tonodeo has also become known for her presence on social media, including Instagram, where she often posts behind-the-scene snaps from the Power Book II set: 

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How old is LaToya Tonodeo?

There are conflicting reports about LaToya Tonodeo’s age. As per Famous Birthdays, the actress is 24 years old. 

In an interview with Page Six Style in 2020, Tonodeo was reported to be 23 years of age, which would also mean she is currently 24. 

However, according to a tweet from 2010, which at the time wished Tonodeo a happy 25th birthday, she would now be 36!:

Despite the conflicting reports, the actress’ birthday is known to be 23 April, as Tonodeo has previously posted about her birthday celebrations on Instagram. 

Commemorating her latest birthday, the actress shared a snap from a photo shoot as she wrote: “Birthday Mood,” alongside a series of Taurus sign emojis: 

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What else has she been in?

While fans are loving LaToya Tonodeo for her role in Power Book II: Ghost, some may recognise her from other TV features. The actress previously starred in Crackle crime drama The Oath as well as Freeform series The Fosters. 

Tonodeo also has a number of film credits, including Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, The Perfect Match and The Head Thieves. 

In an interview with Shön! in 2020, the actress pointed out she has often played the bridesmaid, never the bride. She explained: “It’s funny because I actually played a bridesmaid in both The Fosters and The Perfect Match!”

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.