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Leslie Peach / Levon Wells
Dante (as Dante Beze)
"Topdog/Underdog," an original comedy, written by Suzan-Lori Parks
, directed by George C. Wolfe
, with Yasiin Bey
(in his Broadway debut, portraying Booth) and Jeffrey Wright
(portraying Lincoln), on Broadway at the Ambassador Theater, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. Mos Def won the 2001-2002 Theatre World Award. (175 ...
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on whether he had any trepidation taking on the role of Chuck Berry
in the film Cadillac Records
(2008)] Absolutely. I mean, singing those songs--it's not trepidation as much as it is just reverence. It was challenging, but it was a challenge that I welcomed. I'm just glad that I had the opportunity to do it and be a part of it.