Cynthia Erivo

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Cynthia Onyedinmanasu Chinasaokwu Erivo is an English actress, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her performance as Celie in the Broadway revival of The Color Purple, for which she won the 2016 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album,... read more

Cynthia Onyedinmanasu Chinasaokwu Erivo is an English actress, singer, and songwriter. She is known for her performance as Celie in the Broadway revival of The Color Purple, for which she won the 2016 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, and the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program, the latter two she shared with the rest of the cast.

Born

Thursday, 08 January 1987

Actress Filmography

Wicked Elphaba 2024
Pinocchio Blue Fairy 2022
Roar Ambia 2022
One Perfect Shot Self 2022
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Nominee 2022
Fraggle Rock The Archivist 2022
Needle in a Timestack Janine Mikkelsen 2021
The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Nominee 2021
Moments Within Moments Self 2021
Soul of a Nation Self 2021
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Actress Filmography

Wicked Elphaba 2024
Pinocchio Blue Fairy 2022
Roar Ambia 2022
One Perfect Shot Self 2022
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Nominee 2022
Fraggle Rock The Archivist 2022
Needle in a Timestack Janine Mikkelsen 2021
The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Nominee 2021
Moments Within Moments Self 2021
Soul of a Nation Self 2021
Chaos Walking Hildy 2021
The Oscars Self - Nominee & Performer 2020
The Outsider Holly Gibney 2020
Harriet Harriet Tubman / Harriet / Minty 2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show Self - Musical Guest 2019
Ambo TV Self 2019
Desus & Mero Self 2019
Widows Belle 2018
Bad Times at the El Royale Darlene Sweet 2018
The Rape of Recy Taylor Rosa Parks 2018
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
The Boss Baby: Back in Business Turtleneck Superstar CEO Baby 2018
The 71st Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter & Performer 2017
Genius Aretha Franklin 2017
Stayin' Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees Self - Presenter 2017
So Cosmo Self 2017
To Tell the Truth Self - Panelist, Self 2016
The 70th Annual Tony Awards Self - Winner 2016
The Tony Beat Self 2016
Sunday Today with Willie Geist Self - Guest 2016
Chewing Gum Magdalene 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Musical Guest, Self, Self - Guest 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Herself 2015
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Self 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self - Guest 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self - Musical Guest 2014
Broad City Lisa 2014
The Tunnel Mel 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Mr Selfridge Alberta Hunter 2013
Project Runway All Stars Self - Guest Judge 2012
Show People with Paul Wontorek Self 2010
RuPaul's Drag Race Self - Guest Judge 2009
The Graham Norton Show Self - Guest 2007
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Strictly Come Dancing Self - Judge 2004
Storyline Online Self 2002
Last Call with Carson Daly Herself 2002
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Self - Phone a Friend 2002
The View Herself - Musical Guest 1997
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
The Daily Show Self - Guest, Self 1996
Live from Lincoln Center Self 1976
2021 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie Nominated
2020 Oscar Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
2020 Oscar Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Song) Nominated
2020 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
2020 Golden Globe Best Original Song - Motion Picture Nominated
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