Vanessa Williams Biography

Also Credited As: Vanessa L. Williams
 
Date Of Birth:
March 18, 1963 (56)
Birth Place:
Bronx, NY, USA
Bio:
Williams is one of the most respected and multi-faceted performers in the entertainment industry today. She has sold more than seven million records worldwide, and her critically acclaimed work in film, television, recordings, and the Broadway stage has been recognized by every major industry award ... (read more)
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Date of Birth: March 18, 1963 (56)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA

Bio:
Williams is one of the most respected and multi-faceted performers in the entertainment industry today. She has sold more than seven million records worldwide, and her critically acclaimed work in film, television, recordings, and the Broadway stage has been recognized by every major industry award ... (read more)

Williams is one of the most respected and multi-faceted performers in the entertainment industry today. She has sold more than seven million records worldwide, and her critically acclaimed work in film, television, recordings, and the Broadway stage has been recognized by every major industry award including the Emmys, Grammys, Tonys, and Golden Globes. Vanessa is the mother of four, and a strong advocate for equal rights. Her charitable endeavors are many and varied, embracing and supporting organizations including The Trevor Project, Broadway Cares, and Special Olympics.



Vanessa Williams Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Vanessa Williams, The Trip to Bountiful
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Vanessa Williams, The Trip to Bountiful
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Vanessa Williams, Into the Woods