Danielle Brooks is an American actress. Born on September 17, 1989 in Augusta, Georgia, United States. She is grew up in christian family. Her father, a deacon, her mother a minister. She is grew up in Greenville, South Corolina. She began acting in a nativity play put on by her church at the age of 6. In high school for her final three years, She attended South Corolina Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities, a performing arts school. She was graduated in 2011 and studied drama at the Juilliard school. She is best known for her role as Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson on the Netflix original series “Orange is The New Black” and for playing Sofia in 2015 Broadway Production of “The Color Purple”.
Danielle Brooks Personal Information:
Name: Danielle Brooks
Other Name: Brooks
Born (Date of Birth): September 17, 1989
Born Place: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Age: 26 Years Old (2016)
Education: South Corolina Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities, Juilliard School
Religion-Believes in God?: Non-Religious
Residence: She owns an apartment in California, United States
Best Known For: She is best known for her role as Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson on the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black.
Began Television Carrier With: Modern Love
Debut with Movie: I Dream Too Much
Danielle Brooks Family Detail:
Her father, a deacon, her mother, a minister.
Danielle Brooks Interesting Facts:
- Close friends with Samira Wiley and Uzo Aduba.
- Went to Julliard with Samira Wiley.
- Broadway debut as Sofia in revival of “The Color Purple”.
- She began acting at the age of six in a native play put on by her church.
- She Studied drama at the Juilliard School and graduated in.
Danielle Brooks Height Weight Body Statistics and Measurements:
Danielle Brooks Height: 5 feet 4 inches or 1.63 m
Danielle Brooks Weight: 71 kg
Danielle Brooks Measurements: 36-32-36
Bra Size: 36D
Hair Color: Black
Skin Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Body Type/Build: Average
Spouse/Dating/Boyfriend: Not Available
Danielle Brooks Filmography:
2016: I Dream Too Much
2016: The Angry Birds Movie
2012: Modern Love
2013: Black Girls Rock! 2013
2013: Orange Is the New Black
2015: Master of None
Awards and Nominations:
2014: Young Hollywood Award(Won)
2015: Screen Actors Guild Awards(Won)
2016: Tomy Award(Nominated), Drama Desk Award(Nominated), Outer Critics Circle Award(Nominated), Theatre World Award(Honoree).
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