Anika Noni Rose

Anika Noni Rose

actress, soundtrack

Anika Noni Rose was born on Sep 06, 1972 in USA. Anika Noni Rose's big-screen debut came with From Justin to Kelly directed by Robert Iscove in 2003. Anika Noni Rose is known for Pantheon directed by Micah Gunnell, Paul Dano stars as Caspian and Katie Chang as Maddie. Anika Noni Rose has got 7 awards and 29 nominations so far. The most recent award Anika Noni Rose achieved is NAMIC Vision Awards. The upcoming new tvshow Anika Noni Rose plays is Tiana - Season 1 which will be released on Dec 31, 2023.

Tony Award winner Anika Noni Rose recently finished filming the lead role of the pilot episode Beast Mode (TBS / Macro), which is based on life of legendary boxing trainer Ann Wolfe. Anika is also serving as Co-Executive Producer.In 2018, Anika starred in the title role of 'Carmen Jones' in John Doyle's production at the Classic Stage Company in NYC. She was also seen in the film Assassination Nation (dir. Sam Levinson) alongside Bill Skarsgard, Bella Thorne, Suki Waterhouse, Maud Apatow and Joel McHale, and the film Everything, Everything, based on the popular young adult novel by Nicola Yoon, opposite Amandla Stenberg.Anika starred as the lead of the television series The Quad, which ran for two seasons on BET (2017-2018). Anika also starred in The History Channel's adaption of Roots as Kizzy (NAACP Image Award nom for Outstanding Actress).Other television credits include the Starz series Power, CBS's The Good Wife, ABC's Private Practice, CBS's Elementary and FOX's The Simpsons; the A&E mini-series Stephen King's Bag of Bones opposite Pierce Brosnan; and starring in The No.1 Ladies Detective Agency for HBO opposite Jill Scott and directed by Anthony Minghella.Anika's many film credits include: Dreamgirls, The Princess and The Frog (voice of Princess Tiana), A Day Late and a Dollar Short, Half of a Yellow Sun, Imperial Dreams, and For Colored Girls.Anika has won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her role in Caroline, or Change and has also starred in Broadway productions such as A Raisin in the Sun (Tony Award nomination and Outer Critics Circle nomination), and Cat On A Hot Tin Roof.Additionally, Anika has received The Theater World Award, The Clarence Derwent Award, a Drama Desk nomination, the Los Angeles Critics' Circle Award, an Ovation Award, an Obie Award and four NAACP Image nominations, including the NAACP Lifetime Achievement Award for Theater.Anika was the youngest performer to be honored as a Disney Legend when she received the honor in 2011.March, 2019

  • Birthday

    Sep 06, 1972
  • Place of Birth

    Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA
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Known For


7 wins & 29 nominations

NAMIC Vision Awards
Best Performance - Drama
Winner - Vision Award
Black Reel Awards
Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Winner - Black Reel
Outstanding Actress, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Winner - Black Reel
The Watsons Go to Birmingham (2013)
Best Voice Performance
Winner - Black Reel
Best Song
Winner - Black Reel
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