Dana Ivey Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
August 12, 1941 (77)
Birth Place:
Atlanta, GA, USA
Bio:
Dana is a five-time Tony Award nominee for her work on Broadway, and won the 1997 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her work in both Sex and Longing and The Last Night of Ballyhoo. Her film appearances include The Color Purple (1985), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), The ... (read more)
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Date of Birth: August 12, 1941 (77)

Birth Place: Atlanta, GA, USA

Bio:
Dana is a five-time Tony Award nominee for her work on Broadway, and won the 1997 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her work in both Sex and Longing and The Last Night of Ballyhoo. Her film appearances include The Color Purple (1985), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), The ... (read more)

Dana is a five-time Tony Award nominee for her work on Broadway, and won the 1997 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her work in both Sex and Longing and The Last Night of Ballyhoo. Her film appearances include The Color Purple (1985), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), The Addams Family (1991), Two Weeks Notice (2002), Rush Hour 3 (2007) and The Help (2011).

Dana Ivey Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Dana Ivey, Butley
 
Obie Awards - 2006 - Performance Gold Star
Dana Ivey, Mrs. Warren's Profession
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Play
Dana IveyCat on a Hot Tin Roof
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Dana Ivey, The Rivals
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Dana Ivey, Major Barbara
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play Gold Star
Dana Ivey, The Last Night of Ballyhoo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Actress - Play
Dana Ivey, The Last Night of Ballyhoo
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Dana Ivey, The Last Night of Ballyhoo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Dana Ivey, Sex and Longing
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Dana IveyWencelas Square
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1988 - Best Actress - Play Gold Star
Dana Ivey, Driving Miss Daisy
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1988 - Best Actress - Play Gold Star
Dana Ivey, Wenceslas Square
 
Obie Awards - 1987 - Performance Gold Star
Dana Ivey, Driving Miss Daisy
 
Tony Awards - 1984 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Dana Ivey, Heartbreak House
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1983 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Dana Ivey, Present Laughter & Quartermaine's Terms