By Adam S. Levy For Dailymail. The year-old actress, according to TMZ , was also cited for having marijuana and drug paraphernalia on her person in the arrest. She is pictured here in NYC in February. The actress is slated to hear the charges against her in an arraignment Tuesday, the outlet reported. Sohn played Detective Kima Greggs on the HBO series, which detailed the complicated intersection between the drug trade, law enforcement, the courts, and politics in s Baltimore. While not an immediate ratings hit in its run, the cult classic remains a relevant conversation piece and a stalwart of HBO's streaming catalog, as the BBC last year hailed it as 'one of the greatest TV series ever made,' while Rolling Stone in listed it as the second best show of all-time. Sohn in spoke with Entertainment Tonight talked about the show's enduring popularity. It never won any awards.
By Gene Maddaus. Senior Media Writer. Sohn, best known for portraying Det. Sohn was a passenger in a car that was pulled over at a. Sunday near the Washington Baum Bridge. Officers discovered cocaine, as well as drug paraphernalia, inside a purse in the car, the authorities said. Sohn, whose legal name is Sonja Denise Plack, was booked on a felony cocaine possession charge, as well as misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana paraphernalia and drug paraphernalia.
Sonja Sohn has been to hell and back, and she is devoting her life to help young at-risk people avoid the same agonizing journey. Her life was a mishmash of violence and hopelessness, and her way out was her poetry. The young Sohn lived the horror of watching her father batter her mother in his accesses of uncontrolled rage. Escaping out into the streets, she would write her anguish and her hope out onto the walls with a brick fragment. As bad as things were, they became even worse when Sohn's baby sitter, an older girl, started to molest her. Sohn was desperate to leave, runaway, but she couldn't bear the thought of abandoning her mother to face the abuse alone. Sohn revealed :. I was two years old. It's 3am. Blood on my shirt.
She is also known for having starred in the independent film Slam , which she co-wrote. Her mother was Korean and her father was Black. Her parents met when her father was stationed in South Korea after the Korean War. Before she was an actress, Sohn was a slam poet. While performing her work on stage, she was spotted by Marc Levin who offered her a role in his film Slam.