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Heather Headley (I)

Won a 2000 Tony Award for Best Performance By a Leading Actress in a Musical for her role in "Aida". Released her debut album in 2002, "This is who I am". Moved to Fort Wayne, Indiana at age 15. As a student in university, she performed at the Marriott Lincolnshire Theatre, in "Dreamgirls" and "The World Goes Round". Is of Trinidadian descent. See full bio »

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Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights Rosa Negra Singer
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Respect Clara Ward


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  Sweet Magnolias (TV Series) (filming)
 2020/I Respect (post-production)
Clara Ward
 2018-2020 Chicago Med (TV Series)
Gwen Garrett
- The Ground Shifts Beneath Us (2020) ... Gwen Garrett
- It's All in the Family (2019) ... Gwen Garrett
- More Harm Than Good (2019) ... Gwen Garrett
- Never Let You Go (2019) ... Gwen Garrett
- Tell Me the Truth (2019) ... Gwen Garrett
 2019 The Lion Guard (TV Series)
- Journey of Memories (2019) ... Fikiri (voice)
 2017-2019 She's Gotta Have It (TV Series)
Dr. Jamison
- #IAmYourMirror (2019) ... Dr. Jamison
- #LuvStings (2019) ... Dr. Jamison
- #ChangeGonCome (GENTRIFICATION) (2017) ... Dr. Jamison
- #HeGotItAllMixedUp (DYSLEXIA) (2017) ... Dr. Jamison
 2004 Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights
Rosa Negra Singer
 2001 Elmo's Magic Cookbook (Video)
Pocket Queen
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Album: "In My Mind". See more »

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Heather Headley


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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On September 6, 2003, she married her longtime boyfriend Brian Musso following an eight-month-long engagement. They both attended Northwestern University. See more »

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