ANIKA NONI ROSE (Maggie) Broadway: 2004 Tony Award® winner for her role in Caroline or Change (Lucille Lortel Award, Theatre World Award, Clarence Derwent Award, Drama Desk Nomination). In L.A: Los Angeles Critics’ Circle Award, Ovation Award), Footloose. Off Broadway: Eli’s Comin’ (Obie Award). Regional: At the Geary Theater: Insurrection: Holding History (Drama-Logue, Best Ensemble), Tartuffe, Three Penny Opera. Berkeley Rep: Valley Song (Drama-Logue/Garland Award), Hydriotaphia or the Death of Dr. Browne. TV: The Starter Wife (NAACP Image Award Nomination), Hack, King of the Bingo Game. Film: Dreamgirls (NAACP Image Award Nomination), Just Add Water, From Justin to Kelly. She is currently starring in Anthony Minghella’s BBC series The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency. In 2009 you will be able to hear her as Princess Tiana in Disney’s upcoming animated feature, The Princess and The Frog. Rose trained in Drama at The American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.
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