Torrence is a surname, and may refer to:

  • David Torrence (1864–1951), Scottish-born actor
  • Dean Torrence, (born 1940), American singer, the Dean of 1960s singing group Jan and Dean
  • Ernest Torrence (1878–1933), Scottish actor
  • Gwen Torrence (born 1965), American Olympic sprinter
  • Leigh Torrence (born 1982), American professional football player
  • Nate Torrence (born 1977), American comedic actor
  • Ridgely Torrence (1874-1950), poet and editor

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Nate Torrence - Career
... Torrence has appeared on television programs including CSI Crime Scene Investigation, Malcolm in the Middle, How I Met Your Mother, Las Vegas, House M.D ... In December 2006, Torrence appeared in an episode of Top Chef (season 2) on Bravo TV ... The contestants were showcasing holiday food Nate Torrence was one of the tasters, although he is not credited ...
Ernest Torrence
... Ernest Torrence (June 26, 1878 - May 13, 1933) was a Scottish born film character actor who appeared in many Hollywood films, including Broken Chains (1922) with Colleen Moore, Mantrap (1926) with Clara Bow ... A towering (6' 4") figure, Torrence frequently played cold-eyed and imposing villains ...
Torrence - See Also
... 2614 Torrence This page or section lists people with the surname Torrence ... If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name(s) to the link ...
Yellow Balloon - Music and Lyrics
... In late 1966, when Dean Torrence of Jan Dean needed some songs for a new album, he enlisted the help of Gary Zekley, a talented Los Angeles singer/songwriter/producer Torrence had worked with previously ... One of the songs Zekley gave Torrence was called Yellow Balloon and Torrence went on to record it ... Zekley was proud of the song, but didn't like Torrence's recording, so Zekley shopped the song to different labels ...
Leigh Torrence - Professional Career - New Orleans Saints
... With the Saints in 2009, Torrence was active for five of the team's first ten games, recording 10 tackles and a half sack ... On March 9, 2010, Torrence signed a 1 year contract to return to the New Orleans Saints ... Torrence made several key plays in a nationally-televised Sunday Night Football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on October 31, 2010, first tackling ...

Famous quotes containing the word torrence:

    If it had not been for storytelling, the black family would not have survived. It was the responsibility of the Uncle Remus types to transfer philosophies, attitudes, values, and advice, by way of storytelling using creatures in the woods as symbols.
    —Jackie Torrence (b. 1944)

    I’m not fighting any causes. I’m black, everybody can see that, but I am a storyteller for the masses.
    —Jackie Torrence (b. 1944)