EP 4: Extreme Poverty to the Red Carpet, Toni Torres

Meet Toni Torres. If you don't know her yet, you'll see her throughout Season 2 of the Amazon Original Series, Goliath. Her story of resilience starts in the ghettos of Cleveland in the clutches of poverty.  Raised by two agoraphobic parents addicted to drugs, Toni clung to her grandmother's unconditional love as her only lifeline. Seeing the Air Force as her only way out.  Our conversation includes...

How Toni escaped poverty only to encounter sexual assault in the Air Force. ## The challenges of being a single mother.  ## How Divine Intervention led Toni to be taken in by Tim Robbins' Theater Company, The Actor's Gang. ## How Toni found salvation and honed the skills necessary to call herself a professional Actor.

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Emily Raiber