Leslie Uggams

Leslie Uggams Brief Biography

Leslie Uggams
Leslie Marian Uggams (born May 25, 1943) is an American actress and singer. Beginning her career as a child in the early 1950s, Uggams is recognized for portraying Kizzy Reynolds in the television miniseries Roots (1977), earning Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations for her performance. She had earlier been highly acclaimed for the Broadway musical Hallelujah, Baby!, winning a Theatre World Award in 1967 and the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical in 1968.

Later in her career, Uggams received renewed notice with appearances alongside Ryan Reynolds in Deadpool (2016) and in a recurring role on Empire.

Leslie Uggams News

• The Almanac for May 25, the 145th day of 2018
• Josh Brolin's Cable appears in new 'Deadpool 2' movie trailer
• Ryan Reynolds references 'Flashdance' in new 'Deadpool 2' movie poster
• 'Deadpool 2' Ryan Reynolds channels Bob Ross in new teaser

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