Lucy Newman-Williams
Lucy Newman-Williams
Personal details
Birth place USA
Years active 2002 to present
The Wire
Character Taryn Hanson
Season 1
Episode "The Target"
Lucy Newman-Williams is an American actress. She guest stars as Taryn Hanson in the first season premiere "The Target". She has appeared in The Wire creator David Simon's other series Homicide: Life on the Street. She has appeared in the films Head of State (2003), A Dirty Shame (2004), Standalone (2005), and Waiting for a Stranger (2011).


She plays Assistant State's Attorney Taryn Hanson in the pilot episode of The Wire ("The Target"). She also appears in the John Waters film A Dirty Shame and the Chris Rock film Head of State. According to her resume she appeared in an episode of Homicide: Life on the Street as Jane Jones and was directed by Nick Gomez.


Guest starEdit

Season 1 credits
"The Target" "The Detail" "The Buys" "Old Cases" "The Pager"
"The Wire" "One Arrest" "Lessons" "Game Day" "The Cost"
"The Hunt" "Cleaning Up" "Sentencing"


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