Da'Vine Joy Randolph

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Da’Vine Joy Randolph was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured role in Ghost, which marked her West End and Broadway debuts. After that, she starred opposite Chris Bauer in the critically acclaimed What Rhymes with America at the Atlantic Theatre Company. In the spring of 2011, Ms. Randolph graduated from the renowned Yale School of Drama with her Masters in Acting. Ms. Randolph has also studied classical voice and has sung in such operas as Madame Butterfly and Hansel Und Gretel. Among her appearances at Yale are Servant of Two Masters, Eclipsed, Death of a Salesman, The Seagull, A Streetcar Named Desire, Jelly’s Last Jam, and Twelfth Night. Also at Temple University she starred in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. She also has a featured cameo in the independent film Mother of George. This past fall, Da’Vine filmed The Angriest Man in Brooklyn opposite Robin Williams. Most recently, she shot the pilot “Brenda Forever,” in which she stars opposite Ellie Kemper.

Updated: April 2013

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 What Rhymes with America Linda Gross Theater 12/12/2012 Sheryl
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2013 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actress What Rhymes with America Actor