Montego Glover Biography

Gender: Female

Award-winning actress Montego Glover originated the starring role of Felicia Farrell on Broadway in Memphis (Tony Award, Best Musical 2010) for which she received a Tony Award Nomination for Lead Actress in a Musical, a Drama League Nomination and won both the Outer Critics Circle Award and Drama Desk Award for her performance. Ms. Glover made her Broadway debut in The Color Purple and has performed at the Old Globe Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, Seattle’s 5th Ave Theatre, Huntington Theater and the Geffen Playhouse among others. Concert work includes the New York Pops, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Lincoln Center Theater, Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Caramoor Music Festival, the Delacorte Theatre and the Smith Center (PBS Special). Television and film roles include FBI Agent Lawrence on FOX’s The Following; ABC’s Black Box, Hostages, Smash, Golden Boy, The Good Wife, White Collar, NYC 22, Law & Order, Made In Jersey and the upcoming feature Alone. Numerous commercials, voiceovers and animated characters. Montego has served as a member of the Artists’ Committee for the Kennedy Center Honors and is a New York PopsEd Ambassador.

Montego Glover Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Montego Glover, Memphis
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Montego Glover, Memphis
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical (tie)
Montego Glover, Memphis
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical
Montego GloverOnce on This Island