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The Disney legend Anika was born on September 6, 1972, in Bloomfield, Connecticut, in the United States Of America. Her zodiac sign is Virgo which suits her strong will personate. Anika celebrated her 49th birthday in 2021.
She holds an American nationality. However, the details regarding her ethnicity are still kept under the wraps.
Anika Noni Rose’s Parents And Education
Anika was born to the corporate counsel for the city of Hartford, John Rose and Claudia Rose. Apart from divulging their identity, Anika has been tight-lipped about her parents and has not spoken much about them publicly. However, the internet source claims that she also has a brother.
Despite Anika maintaining her parent’s privacy, the actress occasionally tweets heartwarming messages for her parents. One such delicate moment was Anika’s lovely tweet for her mother on the occasion of Mother’s Day.
Anika completed her high school in 1990 at Bloomfield High School in Connecticut. Afterward, she attended Florida A&M University in Tallahassee and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre in 1994.
Moreover, she also studied drama at the reputed American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, California, graduating in 1998 with a Master of Fine Arts.
Her Short Career / Early Life
After completing her education, Rose shifted to New York City in late 1999 with the hope of making it on Broadway. Her dedication to her career made it possible, and within six months, she got in the role of Rusty in the musical Footloose in 2000 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.
In the following year, she appeared in musicals, Me And Mrs. Jones at the Prince Music Theatre and in Eli’s Comin’, an off-Broadway revue at the Vineyard Theatre.
However, it was only in 2003 when she had a significant career break and landed in the role of Emmie Thibodeaux for the movie Caroline and even bagged Tony Awards in 2004.
After winning such prestigious awards, Rose had an opportunity to play the role of Lorrell Robinson in the film Dreamgirls alongside Jennifer Husdon and Beyonce.
Moreover, she has also acted in prominent movies such as The Princess And The Frog, and Ralph Breaks The Internet, A Day Late And A Dollar, and many more.
Anika has appeared in almost thirty movies to date. Apart from films, she has acted in more than twenty series and was seen as the main character of the 2021’s series, Maid. Moreover, Anika has been nominated for more than twenty awards in her entire career and has won many reputed awards.
Who is Anika Noni Rose Husband or Dating?
With Anika’s notable success, it is no doubt that her followers are intrigued about her love life. Looking at her social media, Anika seems to have a committed relationship with her beau, Colman Domingo.
Despite being with each other for more than a decade, the couple seldom shares their pictures on the internet, So, it came as a surprise to Rose’s fan when she posted a brunch date picture with Coleman along with a caption, “#Brunch with my love, @KingOfBingo” on her Instagram.
The couple was previously spotted together at a Japanese restaurant in Manhattan in 2008, which might signify that they have been in a relationship since then.
However, the couple has not shed any light on their wedding yet, so Anika’s fans still have to wait to see her in a white gown, walking down an aisle.
Physical Appearance: How Tall Is Anika Noni Rose?
Anika has a height of 5 feet 2 inches and weighs around 57 kgs. Her body measurement (chest-waist-hips) are 32-26-32 inches, respectively.
She has a lean body with brown eyes and black-colored hair. However, she has not inked any tattoos yet.
How Much Is Anika Noni Rose Net Worth?
With her successful career in the entertainment industry, one can only imagine the net worth she has amassed in her entire life. It is estimated that Anika has accumulated around $3 million of net worth.
Other Interesting Facts and Trivia About Anika Noni Rose:
Anika was intrigued by acting in her high school after she performed in her school performance.
Anika Noni Rose won her first award in 2001 for the best performance for Eli’s Comin’ at Obie Award and has won ten awards to date.
Anike was the youngest performer to be honored as a Disney Legend. She received honors in 2011.
She had to wear six-inch heels for Dreamgirls to fit in the frame with her co-stars.
In the movie, Dreamgirls, Anika Noni Rose played the role of youngest character between Beyonce and Jennifer Hudson. But, in real life, she is the oldest among them.
Anika was also approached to play the role of Dorothy Gale for the Broadway musical, The Wiz until the movie was put off.
Anika Noni Rose was born on the same date as Idris Elba and Justina Machado.