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She was awarded the 2004 Antoniette Perry (Tony) Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for "Caroline, or Change" on Broadway in New York City.
[on playing the role of Princess Tiana] I remember seeing "Snow White" and saying to my mother, "Will there ever be a Chocolate Brown?". She said "Probably. Why not?". I just never thought the first black princess would be me.
Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA
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