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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2016 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill (2016)
For playing: "Billie Holiday".
2015 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Program
Live from Lincoln Center (1976)
Shared with:
For "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - In Concert with the New York Philharmonic"
2013 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Programs
Live from Lincoln Center (1976)
Shared with:
For episode: "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel".
2008 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
For playing: "Ruth Younger".
2001 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Wit (2001)
For playing: "Susie Monahan".

Black Reel Awards

2014 Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Mini-Series
The Sound of Music Live! (2013)

Gold Derby Awards

2016 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actress
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill (2016)
2014 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress
The Sound of Music Live! (2013)
2008 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Actress
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)

Grammy Awards

2013 Nominated
Grammy
Best Musical Theater Album
Shared with:
For "The Gershwins' Porgy And Bess: New Broadway Cast Recording."
2009 Won
Grammy
Best Classical Album
Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (2007)
Shared with:

DVD recording of Weill: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Los Angeles Opera Production) ... More

DVD recording of Weill: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Los Angeles Opera Production) starring Audra McDonald, Patti LuPone, and Anthony Dean Griffey won two 2009 Grammy Awards for Best Opera Recording and Best Classical Album. The recording was aired on the PBS program; Great Performances: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Season 36, Ep. 4, aired Dec. 17 2007)

Best Opera Recording
Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (2007)
Shared with:

DVD recording of Weill: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Los Angeles Opera Production) ... More

DVD recording of Weill: The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Los Angeles Opera Production) starring Audra McDonald, Patti LuPone, and Anthony Dean Griffey won two 2009 Grammy Awards for Best Opera Recording and Best Classical Album. The recording was aired on the PBS program; Great Performances: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Season 36, Ep. 4, aired Dec. 17 2007)


Image Awards

2016 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance (Television or Theatrical)
Doc McStuffins (2012)
2010 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Private Practice (2007)
2009 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Private Practice (2007)
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
2008 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Private Practice (2007)
2001 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Performance in a Variety Series/Special

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Female Performance in a Variety Program
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill (2016)
2008 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
A Raisin in the Sun (2008)
2001 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Wit (2001)

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