Won 1 Primetime Emmy.
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(as Andre de Shields)
Law & Order
/ Dr. Elvin Simmonds
... Dr. Elvin Simmonds
Marshall Lincoln Kramer, III #2 (1995-1996)
: Played "Graham, the Gorilla" in "Prymate", a play by Mark Medoff
(Longacre Theater, New York City, New York, USA). Although the show did not last long, he was heavily criticized for perpetuating the stereotype of blacks as gorillas.
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Did You Know?
He was awarded the 1998 Joseph Jefferson
Award for Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical for "Play On!", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.