Sonia Manzano (born on June 12, 1950 in New York City, New York) is an actress who is well-known for her role as Maria on the children's television series Sesame Street, until her retirement in 2015.

She has guest-starred in eight episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Judge Gloria Pepitone and on an episode of Law & Order.


Law & Order

Law & Order: SVU