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Colman Domingo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Colman Domingo (born November 28, 1969) is an award-winning American actor, playwright and director. Domingo graduated from Temple University where he majored in Journalism. Soon thereafter he moved to San Francisco, California where he started acting, mainly in theatre. One of the first films for Domingo was in 1999 in the movie Around the Fire as Trace, where he worked with Eric Mabius and Tara Reid. Colman starred as Mister Franklin/ Venus of Berlin in the critically acclaimed rock musical Passing Strange, which, after a successful 2007 run at The Public Theatre, opened on Broadway on Feb. 28, 2008. Colman Domingo received an Obie Award in spring 2008 as part of the ensemble of Passing Strange Off-Broadway . Colman reprised his roles in the film version of Passing Strange directed by Spike Lee, which made its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2009. In 2010, Domingo's self-penned play "A Boy and His Soul" premiered Off-Broadway at the Vineyard Theater, for which he won GLAAD Award: Outstanding New York Theater: Broadway & Off–Broadway and a Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Solo Show. He was also nominated for a Drama Desk Award and a Drama League Award. Domingo starred as Billy Flynn in Chicago, the longest running revival on Broadway (Playbill.com). Colman also starred in final collaboration by Kander and Ebb, The Scottsboro Boys directed by Susan Stroman on Broadway in Fall 2010, and, for that role, he was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical in May 2011. Domingo was also nominated for the Fred Astaire Award for Best Principal Dancer on Broadway in 2011. He starred on the second and third (final) seasons of Logo TV's The Big Gay Sketch Show, produced by Rosie O'Donnell; his best known character is his impression of Maya Angelou. Colman can be seen in an upcoming series, produced & recorded at DuArt, created by J. Kyle Manzay, called, It's All Elementary. Domingo has taught at the O'Neill National Theater Institute. Description above from the Wikipedia article Colman Domingo, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 28, 1969 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Movie/TV Credits:
25
First Appeared:
In the movie Around the Fire 1998-09-26
Latest Project:
Movie Candyman 2021-08-25
Known For
Poster of Candyman
Poster of If Beale Street Could Talk
Poster of First Match

Colman Domingo Movies Filmography

Movie
Candyman
William Burke 2021-08-25
Movie
Tom Clancy's Without Remorse
Pastor West 2021-04-30
Movie
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom: A Legacy Brought to Screen
Self 2020-12-18
Movie
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Cutler 2020-11-25
Movie
Zola
X 2020-01-24
Movie
Lucy in the Sky
Frank Paxton 2019-09-20
Movie
If Beale Street Could Talk
Joseph Rivers 2018-12-14
Movie
Assassination Nation
Principal Turrell 2018-09-21
Movie
First Match
Coach Castile 2018-03-12
Movie
The Birth of a Nation
Hark 2016-09-09
Series
Fear the Walking Dead
Victor Strand 2015-08-23
Movie
For Justice
Hank Lewis 2015-07-03
Movie
Selma
Ralph Abernathy 2014-12-25
Movie
Time Out of Mind
Mr. Oyello 2014-09-07
Movie
All Is Bright
Nzomo 2013-09-10
Movie
The Butler
Freddie Fallows 2013-08-16
Movie
Hairbrained
Finals Moderator 2013-05-31
Movie
Lincoln
Private Harold Green 2012-11-09
Movie
Red Hook Summer
Blessing Rowe 2012-08-10
Movie
Passing Strange
Mr.Franklin / Joop / Mr. Venus 2009-08-21
Movie
Miracle at St. Anna
West Indian Postal Customer 2008-09-15
Series
The Big Gay Sketch Show
2007-04-24
Movie
Freedomland
Male Patient 2006-02-17
Movie
True Crime
Wally Cartwright 1999-03-19
Movie
Around the Fire
Trace 1998-09-26