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Dorothy DandridgeMovie Actress
She played the leading role in Carmen Jones, a performance that earned her a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 1954. Five years later, she received a Golden Globe Award nomination for her role in Porgy and Bess. She used to regularly perform at the Cotton Club and The Apollo Theater in Harlem. She played the role of Margot in Island in the Sun alongside James Mason. She got married twice, and had a daughter with her first husband Harold Nicholas. Her second marriage was to Jack Denison in 1959. She was portrayed by Halle Berry in the HBO film Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.
Age: Sep 8, 1965 (age 42)
Birthday: November 9, 1922
Birth Sign: Scorpio