Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
She was awarded for a 2001 New York Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for "King Hedley II" on Broadway in New York City.
[on the oppression facing women of color] I know the ropes, I've been in the casting offices, I've felt the discrimination, I've felt "the line"...so when someone gives me a stage to be able to say something, it's already in there. By the time ...
Often plays longsuffering mothers (e.g. Doubt, Antwone Fisher, Get on Up, Fences)
Saint Matthews, South Carolina, USA
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