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Uzo Aduba          

Emmy Award-Winning Actress for Her Role in "Orange Is the New Black"

Aduba began earning recognition for her work in 2003, with a performance in "Translations of Xhosa" at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts that won her a Helen Hayes Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in a Play. Her Broadway debut was in 2007 as Toby in "Coram Boy". She was a member of the Original Revival Cast of "Godspell" at the Circle in the Square Theatre from 2011 through 2012. She also played the mother of the title character of "Venice" at The Public Theater in New York.

Her first television appearance was on the TV Series "Blue Bloods" in 2012. In 2013 she began to receive wider recognition and acclaim for her portrayal of Suzanne Warren, also known as "Crazy Eyes", in the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black (2013).

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Uzo Aduba Auditions for Every Orange Is the New Black Character ...

Uzo Aduba has proven to be a force to be reckoned with as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on Orange Is the New Black, but it almost didn't happen. Aduba said ...

Viola Davis & Uzo Aduba Make SAG History: Both Lead Actress Titles

The award for outstanding comedy actress also went to an African-American performer — Uzo Aduba won her first-ever SAG award for her work on “Orange Is  ...

Orange Is the New Black's Uzo Aduba Couldn't Hold Back the Tears ...

Orange Is the New Black's Uzo Aduba Couldn't Hold Back the Tears When Accepting Her Second Emmy Win. by Bruna Nessif Sun., Sep. 20, 2015 7:45 PM PDT.

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Uzo Aduba On 'Orange Is the New Black' Season 4, Death and ...

In many ways Uzo Aduba's Suzanne “Crazy-Eyes” Warren has become the heart of Netflix's “Orange Is the New Black.” And in season four, that heart is ...

Uzo Aduba Took Her High School Prom Date to the 2016 SAG Awards

Second-time SAG Award winner Uzo Aduba celebrated Saturday night's big win with a blast from the past. The Orange Is the New Black actress typically opts to ...

Uzo Aduba and Sister Chioma's Epic LIVE! With KellyThrowback ...

It was business as usual Thursday when Orange Is the New Black Star Uzo Aduba took a seat on the LIVE! With Kelly set to chat about her new role in Ewan  ...

Uzo Aduba Talks Self-Acceptance in Essence: I Am Enough | E! News

It's impossible to talk about Orange Is the New Black without talking about Uzo Aduba. As the scene-stealing inmate Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren, Aduba has  ...

Orange Is the New Black's Uzo Aduba on The Wiz's Success ...

Uzo Aduba's career just keeps getting better, and the Orange Is the New ... I just couldn't believe it," Aduba said to Ryan Seacrest on E!'s Live From the Red ...

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