Date of Birth:
Anna Deavere Smith
18 September 1950
Anna Deavere Smith played in 6 movies in the Drama, Music, Comedy, Romance, Thriller, Horror, Mystery, Action genres.
Anna Deavere Smith got succeed with average imdb rating 6.8.
Ann O'Day Maples Professor of the Arts at Stanford University.
Recipient of MacArthur Foundation "genius" grant. [18 June 1996]
Has had parts in Dave (1993) and The American President (1995), as well as a recurring role on "The West Wing" (1999). All three are primarily set in the White House.
Was nominated for two 1994 Tony Awards: as Best Actress (Play) and Author of Best Play nominee, "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992."
Nominated for the 1993 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for the play "Fires in the Mirror".
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