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Anna Deavere Smith


Anna Deavere Smith was born on September 18, 1950 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for All My Children (1970), Philadelphia (1993) and Rachel Getting Married (2008). See full bio »
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Stage: Wrote / appears in one-woman play "Twilight: Los ANgeles 1992", US tour. NOTE: Nominated for an Obie Award and a Tony award. See more »

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Do you want to be an artist so the whole world would look at you, or do you want to be an artist because you want to use your ability to attract attention, to have the world see itself through you differently?

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Was nominated for two 1994 Tony Awards: as Best Actress (Play) and Author of Best Play nominee, "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992." See more »

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