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Audra McDonald

Actress and Singer Audra McDonald
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Profession: Actress and Singer

United States of America

Biography: Best known for her work on the stage, such as in "Ragtime", "A Raisin in the Sun", and "Porgy and Bess".

She has won six Tony Awards and is the only person to have won a Tony in each of the four acting categories.

Born: July 3, 1970
Birthplace: West Berlin, Germany
Age: 51 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

Married Life

  • 2012-10-06 Former "Private Practice" actress Audra McDonald (42) weds Broadway star Will Swenson (38) in Croton-on-Hudson, New York

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