Broadway plays are different than portraying a character in the movie because Broadway play often questions the person’s ability to perform under pressure and limelight. And Anika Noni Rose is one of those personalities who has excelled in the field.
With that, she has been honored with numerous awards and has accumulated a hefty amount of net worth.
Career & Net Worth
In the year 1998, Anika made her Broadway debut in the musical ‘Footloose’ as Rusty. Following her role in the film, she appeared in numerous workshops and two musicals.
Then, she made her film debut in the year 1999 with the film King of the Bingo Game. Her film credit includes From Justin To Kelly, Temptation, Surviving Christmas, Add Water, Khumba, Assassination Nation, Body Cam, and many more.
She made her TV debut in 2001 with the series 100 Centre Street in the episode Domestic Abuses. Since then, she has appeared in a number of shows, including The Good Wife, Have a Little Faith, Private Practice, Power, The Quad, and others as well.
She is best known for lending her voice in Disney's The Princess and the Frog (2009) as she became the first African-American business.
For her work, she has been honored with numerous awards, including the Tony Award, Theatre World Award, Obie Award, and others.
To date, the actress is estimated to have accumulated a net worth of around $3 million.
As per reports, Noni was in a relationship with actor boyfriend Colman Domingo. The couple was spotted a number of times making public appearances.
Anika Noni and Colman Domingo were seen enjoying a meal at a Japanese restaurant back in 2008 (Source: The New York Times)
But after a couple of years of dating, they called it quits without revealing the reason.
Their break-up news came to light when Domingo got married in 2014. He exchanged vows with his husband Raúl Domingo after coming out in 2013.
As for Noni, she seems to have not moved on with any other relationship as she is not spotted with anyone who can be called her partner.
Short Bio (Family)
Anika Rose was born Anika Noni Rose on 6 September 1972. She was raised by her parents John Rose Jr. and Claudia Rose, in Bloomfield, CT, the United States.
She attended American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco to study acting and drama. She then went to the nearby Bloomfield High School and later attended Florida A&M University to receive her Bachelor’s Degree.
Currently aging 51, she stands at the height of 5 feet and 2 inches and possesses Afro-American ethnicity.