Biography

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Anna Deavere Smith (born September 18, 1950) is an American actress, playwright, and professor. She is currently the artist in residence at the Center for American Progress.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Anna Deavere Smith (born September 18, 1950) is an American actress, playwright, and professor. She is currently the artist in residence at the Center for American Progress.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Anna Deavere Smith, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 25

Birthday 1950-09-18

Place of Birth Baltimore, Maryland

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Inventing Anna (0 episodes) as Maud
2018 Can You Ever Forgive Me? as Elaine
2018 For The People (20 episodes) as Tina Krissman
2018 Notes from the Field
2016 DC's Legends of Tomorrow (1 episode) as Older Kendra
2014 black-ish (3 episodes) as Alicia
2014 BoJack Horseman (1 episode) as Betty Bruce (voice)
2009 Nurse Jackie (80 episodes) as Gloria Akalitus
2008 Rachel Getting Married as Carol
2007 The Kingdom as Maricella Canavesio
2007 Life Support as Lucille
2005 Rent as Mrs. Jefferson
2005 Cry Wolf as Headmaster Tinsley
2003 The Human Stain as Mrs. Silk
2003 Real Time with Bill Maher (1 episode) as Herself
2002 Presidio Med (16 episodes) as Dr. Letty Jordan
2000 Twilight: Los Angeles
1999 The West Wing (1 episode) as Nancy McNally (19 episodes)
1997 The Practice (4 episodes)
1997 Hawaii's Last Queen as Narrator
1995 The American President as Robin McCall
1993 Philadelphia as Anthea Burton
1993 Dave as Mrs. Travis
1988 American Experience (1 episode) as Narrator (voice)
1987 Unfinished Business as Anna

Writing

2018 Notes from the Field Writer
2000 Twilight: Los Angeles Screenplay

Production

2018 Notes from the Field Executive Producer
2000 Twilight: Los Angeles Producer

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