André De Shields's biography
AndrÃ© Robin De Shields is 76 years old actor born at Baltimore, Maryland. André was born on Saturday 12th of January 1946. According to year of birth 1946 André belongs to Silent Generation. Birthday on 12th of January means he is Capricorn. These people are stable in nature. As the sign lord is “Saturn”, the person will be judgemental in his approach.
André is native english speaker. André is black american. André is citizen of United States of America. His primary profession is to be actor. You can know André also as theatrical director, singer, choreographer, stage actor, television actor, film actor. He is recently known as musical theatre actor.
André De Shields's schools
We found 3 schools André attended. Complete list of schools: University of Wisconsin–Madison, New York University, Wilmington College.
André De Shields's career
André´s main focus is to be actor. He is famous thanks to Ain't Misbehavin'.
Awards and competitions
André De Shields's Awards
- Was twice nominated for Broadway's Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical): in 1997 for "Play On!" and in 2001 for "The Full Monty."
- A 1970 University of Wisconsin graduate, he was awarded his doctorate in 2004.
- He was awarded the 1988 Joseph Jefferson Award for Director of a Revue for "The Colored Museum", at the Victory Gardens Theater in Chicago, Illinois.
- He was nominated for a 1995 Joseph Jefferson Award for Director of a Revue for "The Colored Museum", at the Victory Gardens Theater in Chicago, Illinois.
- He was awarded the 1998 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical for "Play On!", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
- He was nominated for a 2013 Equity Joseph Jefferson Award for Supporting Actor in a Musical for "The Jungle Book" at the Goodman Theatre and Huntington Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois.
What else you don't know about André De Shields ?
André´s middle name is De.
André De Shields's height, body shape, eye color
Lets describe how André De Shields looks. We will focus on André´s height, body shape, eye color and hair color. He is tall as 5' 9" (175 cm). Body build is average. His eyes are tinted brown - dark. André´s hair is shade of grey.
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