Date of Birth: December 30, 1956 (62)
Birth Place: Waterbury, CT, USA
Gender: Female

Is a Tony nominee and the original Deena Jones in Dreamgirls and Muzzy in Thoroughly Modern Millie. On TV, she was Dee on “Moesha,” Claudette on “Ray Donovan” and Maggie on “Instant Mom.” Film credits include winning the Independent Spirit Award for To Sleep With Anger, and recently Sheryl just wrapped Step Sisters and Villa Capri opposite Morgan Freeman. She is D.I.V.A.: Divinely inspired victoriously alive and happy to be back on Broadwaay!

Sheryl Lee Ralph Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Drama Desk Awards - 1982 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Sheryl Lee Ralph, 4322
Tony Awards - 1982 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Sheryl Lee Ralph, Dreamgirls