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Wilhelmenia Fernandez

Wilhelmenia Fernandez was born in January 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Diva (1981), Someone to Watch Over Me (1987) and La Bohème (1980). See full bio »

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Known For

Diva Cynthia Hawkins
Someone to Watch Over Me
La Bohème
La Bohème Musetta


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 1981 Diva
Cynthia Hawkins (as Wilhelmenia Wiggins Fernandez)
 1980 La Bohème (TV Movie)
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 1987 Someone to Watch Over Me (performer: "Ebben ? ne andro lontana" (Aria from opera "La Wally"))
 1981 Diva (performer: "L'air de la 'La Wally'", "Ave Maria" - as Wilhelmenia Wiggins Fernandez)
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 1990 Motown 30: What's Goin' On! (TV Special)
 1987 Champs-Elysées (TV Series)
- Episode dated 3 January 1987 (1987) ... Herself
 1983 La nuit des Césars (TV Series documentary)
- 8ème nuit des Césars (1983) ... Herself

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Other Works:

CD: "Wilhelmenia Fernandez Sings Gershwin" (ZSL)

Alternate Names:

Wilhelmenia Wiggins Fernandez

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She was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1992 (1991 season) for Best Actress in a Musical or Entertainment for her performance in Carmen Jones.

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