1 win & 2 nominations.
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Ain't Got No / White Boys
(as Nell-Ruth Carter)
Dude. Musical. Book by Gerome Ragni. Lyrics by Gerome Ragni. Music by Galt MacDermot. Musical Director: Thomas Pierson. Music arranged by Horace Ott. Music orchestrated by Horace Ott. Production Design by Eugene Lee, Franne Lee and Roger Morgan. Directed by Tom O'Horgan. Broadway Theatre: 9 Oct 1972- 21 Oct 1972 (16 ...
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Nell Ruth Carter | Nell-Ruth Carter
4' 11" (1.5 m)
Did You Know?
When I was growing up, it was not something you aspired to. I was a weirdo to want to be in show business. Most kids wanted to be teachers or nurses.
In addition to winning Broadway's Tony award for her role in "Ain't Misbehavin'," she also won an Emmy in 1982 for Ain't Misbehavin'
(1982) (the TV broadcast of the show), and received two Emmy nominations in 1982 and 1983 for her role on the TV sitcom Gimme a Break!