Audra McDonald

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Beauty and the Beast (2017) | Private Practice (2007-2013) | A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 22 nominations More »
AKA 
Audra Ann McDonald
BORN 
Jul 3, 1970 (age 47)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (33 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Good FightThe Good Fight (TV Series) Liz Reddick-Lawrence (11 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 11
    • Day 492 (May 27, 2018) Liz Reddick-Lawrence  Less
    • Day 485 (May 20, 2018) Liz Reddick-Lawrence  Less
    • Day 478 (May 13, 2018) Liz Reddick-Lawrence  Less
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  • Primary photo for Live from Lincoln CenterLive from Lincoln Center (TV Series) Clara (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2017 2
  • Primary photo for Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & GrillLady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill (TV Movie) Lady Day  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Performer ("Yahoo! Answers") (4 episodes, 2014), Herself / Herself - Performer: 'Yahoo! Answers' / Herself - Musical Guest (4 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016 4
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  • Primary photo for A Celebration of American Creativity: In Performance at the White HouseA Celebration of American Creativity: In Performance at the White House (TV Series) Actress  Less 2016– 
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2014), Performer ("God Bless the Child", "What a Little Moonlight Can Do") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Audra McDonald (Apr 30, 2014) Herself - Guest, Performer ("God Bless the Child", "What a Little Moonlight Can Do")  Less
  • Primary photo for Six by SondheimSix by Sondheim (TV Movie) Herself, Performer ("Send In the Clowns")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Sound of Music Live!The Sound of Music Live! (TV Movie) Mother Abbess, Performer ("Preludium" (uncredited), "Maria", "My Favorite Things", "Climb Ev'ry Mountain", "Processional & Maria (The Wedding)", "Finale Ultimo: Climb Ev'ry Mountain")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The 67th Annual Tony AwardsThe 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter & Performer, Performer ("New York State of Mind")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Liz Lawrence (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for It Could Be WorseIt Could Be Worse (TV Mini-series) Sharon (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Chicken (3 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013 3
  • Primary photo for Private PracticePrivate Practice (TV Series) Dr. Naomi Bennett (77 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2013 77
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  • Primary photo for The OrdainedThe Ordained (TV Movie) Anthea  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The 66th Annual Tony AwardsThe 66th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner & Performer, Performer ("Summertime", "I Loves You, Porgy")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing ArtsThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (TV Special) Herself - Performer, Performer ("Till There Was You", "Make Our Garden Grow")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Herself - Performer (2 episodes, 1999), Jenny Smith (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("Too Many Mornings", "The Glamorous Life") (1 episode, 2010), Performer ("Love Changes Everything", "Down With Love") (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999–2010 3
  • Primary photo for Submissions OnlySubmissions Only (TV Series) Tracy Mintzner (1 episode)  Less 2010–  1
  • Primary photo for Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on MeJohnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me (TV Movie) Herself, Performer ("I Had Myself a True Love")  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Dr. Naomi Bennett (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for A Raisin in the SunA Raisin in the Sun (TV Movie) Ruth Younger  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for KidnappedKidnapped (TV Series) Jackie Hayes (3 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2007 3
  • Primary photo for The 61st Annual Tony AwardsThe 61st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee, Presenter & Performer, Performer ("Raunchy")  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Bedford DiariesThe Bedford Diaries (TV Series) Professor Carla Bonatelle / Professor Carla Bonatella (8 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006 8
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  • Primary photo for Partners and CrimePartners and Crime (TV Movie) Actress  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Mister SterlingMister Sterling (TV Series) Jackie Brock (10 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 10
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  • Primary photo for WitWit (TV Movie) Susie Monahan  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Last DebateThe Last Debate (TV Movie) Barbara Manning  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Audrey Jackson (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
    • Slaves (May 19, 2000) Audrey Jackson  Less
    • Contact (Apr 28, 2000) Audrey Jackson  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wonderful World of DisneyThe Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) Grace Farrell (1 episode, 1999), Performer ("I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here", "N.Y.C.", "Maybe (Reprise)", "Tomorrow (Reprise #2)", "I Don't Need Anything But You (Reprise)") (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Annie (Nov 7, 1999) Grace Farrell, Performer ("I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here", "N.Y.C.", "Maybe (Reprise)", "Tomorrow (Reprise #2)", "I Don't Need Anything But You (Reprise)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Homicide: Life on the StreetHomicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) Teresa Giardello (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 YearsHaving Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (TV Movie) Bessie in her 20s  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Leonard Bernstein's New YorkLeonard Bernstein's New York (TV Movie) Self, Performer ("Tonight")  Less 1997
Self (70 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for TeamStrick Advocacy VideosTeamStrick Advocacy Videos (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Come Rain or Come Shine: From Grey's Anatomy to Private PracticeCome Rain or Come Shine: From Grey's Anatomy to Private Practice (TV Movie) Dr. Naomi Bennett (archive footage)  Less 2007

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