Adrienne Warren

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Adrienne Warren (born May 6, 1987) is an actress, singer and dancer known for her work on Broadway, film and television.

Early life and career[edit]

Warren was born in Hampton Roads, Virginia. She performed with the groups The Dream Engine and the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Shortly after graduating from Marymount Manhattan College in 2009, she was cast in the Encores! production of The Wiz. She next played the role of Lorell Robinson in a touring production of Dreamgirls. She debuted on Broadway in the role of Danielle in Bring It On (2012).[1][2] In 2016, she played the roles of Gertrude Saunders and Florence Mills in the musical Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed on Broadway and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance.[3]

Her film and television credits include Orange Is the New Black, the upcoming TV movie Irreversible, and guest appearances on the shows Blackbox and as Rachel Manning in the Blue Bloods episode "Ends and Means" (2013).

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2016 Tony Award Best Featured Actress in a Musical Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adrienne Warren Theatre Credits". broadwayworld.com. Retrieved 28 November 2015. 
  2. ^ "Adrienne Warren". broadway.com. Retrieved 28 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "See Full List of 2016 Tony Award Nominations", Playbill, May 3, 2016

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