Cicely Tyson

Cicely Tyson

American actress (1924-2021)
Cicely Louise Tyson was an American actress. In a career which spanned more than seven decades in film, television and theatre, she became known for her portrayal of strong African-American women.Wikipedia
BornDecember 19, 1924
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
Height5'3" (1.61m)
SpouseMiles Davis (m 1981 - 1989) , Kenneth Franklin (m 1942 - 1956)
ParentsTheodosia Tyson , William Tyson
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2015Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesThe Trip to BountifulNominated
2014Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or MovieThe Trip to BountifulNominated
2012Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThe HelpWinner
2009Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a MovieRelative StrangerNominated
1999Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a MovieA Lesson Before DyingNominated