Anika Noni Rose [Actress] Facts- Wiki, Age, Bio, Husband, Kids, Net Worth

Last Updated : December 14, 2021

Quick Info→Age (2021): 49 Years OldMarital Status: In a Relationship
Anika Noni Rose [Actress] Facts

Who Is Anika Noni Rose?

The voice behind Disney’s first African-American movie, The Princess And The Frog’s significant character Tiana, Anika Noni Rose, is a prominent American actress and singer.

People often recognize her for starring in the Award-winning film, Dreamgirls in the role of Lorrell Robinson and as Laverne Garner, a.k.a Jukebox, in the Starz popular series Power. 

Recently, Anika featured in the two 2021’s movies, Injustice and The Outlaw Johnny Black.

Short Wiki/Bio
Real/Birth Name:Anika Noni Rose
Nickname:Princess Tiana, Disney Legend
Active From:2004 – Present
Famous For:Disney Legend
Family and Siblings
Father/Dad:John Rose Jr.
Mother/Mom:Claudia Rose
Grandmother: N/A
Personal Life
Date of Birth:6 September 1972, Wednesday
Age (As in 2021):49 Years Old
Zodiac Sign:Virgo
Birth Place:Bloomfield, Connecticut
Home Town: Bloomfield
High School:Bloomfield High School
College/University:Florida A&M University
Relationship Status
Marital Status:In a Relationship
Married/Wedding To:Not Yet
Husband/Spouse:Not Yet
Divorce/Split:Not Yet
Boyfriend/Dating:Colman Domingo
Colman Doming (Actor) (2008)
Children/Kids:Not Yet
Physical Stats
Height:5 Feet 2 Inches (157 cm)
Weight:125.6 lbs (57KG)
Body Measurements:32-26-32 inches
Shoe Size: 7-10 (Approx.) (US)
Hair Type:Long
Hair Color:Black
Eye Color:Brown
Quotes & Books
Personal Quotes:N/A
Awards & Nomination
Awards:Outstanding Supporting Actress,
NAMIC Vision Awards,
Clarence Derwent Awards,
Black Reel Awards, Others.
Nominations:Grammy Awards,
Image Awards (NAACP),
Guild of Music Supervisors Awards,
Online Film & Television Association,
Satellite Awards,
World Soundtrack Awards,
Women’s Image Network Awards,
Women Film Critics Circle Awards,
Screen Actors Guild Awards,
Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards,
Black Reel Awards, Others.
Income & Assets
Net Worth (As in 2022):$3 Million [Estimated]
Annual Salary/Income:N/A
House Worth:Under Review
Car Collection:Under Review

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Anika Noni Rose’s Bio: Birth, Age, Ethnicity

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’s Tweet For Her Mother On Mother’s Day. (Source: Twitter)


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.

Anika And Her Boyfriend, Colman. (Source: 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.

Major Sources/ References
1. IMDb
2. Twitter
3. Instagram

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