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Dawnn Lewis

Biography

Famous singer who gained recognition on her behalf work in Sister Act: The Musical. She co-wrote the theme melody to the present A Different Globe before learning to be a area of the present. She released a Compact disc called Worth LOOKING FORWARD TO in 2006. She was separated in the NBA participant. Johnny Newman this year 2010. She and Holly Robinson had been both in the tv screen series Hangin with Mr Cooper.

Quick Facts


Full Name Dawnn Lewis
Date Of Birth August 13, 1961
Place Of Birth Brooklyn, NY
Height 1.7 m
Profession Movie Actress
Education Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School
Nationality American
Spouse Johnny Newman
Parents Carl Lewis, Joyce Lewis
Movies Let It Shine, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, Dreamgirls, The Poof Point, The Wood, Preacher's Kid, Strange Frame: Love & Sax, Race to Freedom: The Story of the Underground Railroad, Futurama: Bender's Big Score, The Cherokee Kid, The Adventures of Brer Rabbit, The Last Sentinel, Bad Day on the Block, Holly Hobbie and Friends: Christmas Wishes, Bunyan and Babe, Megachurch Murder, Franklin and the Green Knight, Hearts on Fire, Black Jaq, Nicolas, Bruno the Kid
TV Shows A Different World, The Savage Dragon, C Bear and Jamal, Bruno the Kid, Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, Spider-Man, The Secret Files of the Spy Dogs, Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child, The 10th Kingdom, Black in the 80s
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1 Friend of Howard Hewett.
2 Co-starred with Mark Curry in the sitcom Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992). Co-starred with him again in the made-for-TV movie The Poof Point (2001).
3 Composed the theme song for the sitcom A Different World (1987) with Bill Cosby and Stu Gardner and sang it for the show's first season.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Holly Hobbie and Friends: Secret Adventures 2007 Video short Carolyn Baker (voice)
Dreamgirls 2006 Melba Early
Holly Hobbie and Friends: Christmas Wishes 2006 Video short Carolyn Baker (voice)
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2006 Video Game Storm (voice)
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit 2006 Video Mom (voice)
True Crime: New York City 2005 Video Game voice
X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse 2005 Video Game Storm (voice, as Dawn Lewis)
NYPD Blue 2004 TV Series Jocelyn Barker
Medical Investigation 2004 TV Series Dr. Burton
Static Shock 2004 TV Series Brickhouse
Girlfriends 2003 TV Series Linda Dent
Ozzy & Drix 2003 TV Series Cilia Tyson
Gladius 2003 Video Game Additional Voices (voice, as Dawn Lewis)
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure 2003 Video Bessie / Female Judge (voice)
Strong Medicine 2003 TV Series Detective Wright
Andy Richter Controls the Universe 2002 TV Series Jackie
Endgame: Ethics and Values in America 2002 TV Movie Alison
Any Day Now 2000-2002 TV Series Gail Williams
Nicolas 2001
The Legend of Tarzan 2001 TV Series Naoh
The Poof Point 2001 TV Movie Marigold Ballard
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command 2000 TV Series Mary
The 10th Kingdom 2000 TV Mini-Series Blabberwort the Troll
The Wood 1999 Woman in Cleaners
King of the Hill 1997-1999 TV Series Sharona Johnson
Early Edition 1999 TV Series Gayle Clark
Nash Bridges 1999 TV Series Winifred Holt
The Jamie Foxx Show 1999 TV Series Dr. Kanella
The Secret Files of the SpyDogs 1998 TV Series Additional Voices
The Incredible Hulk 1997 TV Series Agent Diana
Spider-Man 1995-1997 TV Series Detective Terri Lee Lt. Terri Lee
The Parent 'Hood 1997 TV Series Bernadette
Bad Day on the Block 1997 Sandy Tierra
The Burning Zone 1997 TV Series Dr. Janice Rhodes
Die Gang 1997 TV Series Stella Tumbrell
Sliders 1997 TV Series Dr. Natalie Sylvius
The Steve Harvey Show 1997 TV Series Alise Peyton
Bruno the Kid: The Animated Movie 1996 Video Di Archer (voice)
Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm 1996 TV Series Sheeva
The Cherokee Kid 1996 TV Movie Stagecoach Mary, Love GAng
Bruno the Kid 1996 TV Series Di Archer (voice)
The Faculty 1996 TV Series Mrs. Lowman
Dream On 1996 TV Series Rema Hort
C-Bear and Jamal 1996 TV Series voice
ABC Weekend Specials 1995 TV Series Temba's Sister
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child 1995 TV Series Princess Songe
Race to Freedom: The Underground Railroad 1994 TV Movie Minnie
A Cool Like That Christmas 1993 TV Movie Jarvis (voice)
Mouse Soup 1993 Short voice
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper 1992-1993 TV Series Robin Dumars
A Different World 1987-1992 TV Series Jaleesa Vinson Taylor Jalessa Vinson Jaleesa Vinson ...
Stompin' at the Savoy 1992 TV Movie Ella Fitzgerald
Kid 'n' Play 1990 TV Series Lela (1990) (voice)
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka 1988 Cheryl
The Legend of Master Legend 2017 TV Movie announced Tana
Revival! 2017 post-production Cleo
Tacoma 2017 Video Game filming Evelyn Victoria St. James (voice)
Bunyan and Babe 2017 Maybelle (voice)
The Rich & the Ruthless 2016 TV Movie
Major Crimes 2014-2016 TV Series Patrice Perry
Kirby Buckets 2016 TV Series Mayor
Rick and Morty 2015 TV Series Assimilated Alien #1
Sofia the First 2015 TV Series Helen Hanshaw
Alone Together 2015/I Short Katie
Inside Out 2015/I Additional Voices (voice)
Better Call Saul 2015 TV Series Judge
Megachurch Murder 2015 Lucille Williams
Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories 2014 TV Series Agent
Survivor's Remorse 2014 TV Series Vanessa Miller
The Boondocks 2005-2014 TV Series Taeshawndretta Brown / Civil Rights Protester
Castle 2014 TV Series Yvonne
A Lesson in Romance 2014 TV Movie Diane
The Divorce 2014 TV Movie
Turbo FAST 2013 TV Series Queen Bananica
Toy Story of Terror 2013 TV Short Delivery Lady (voice)
Regular Show in Space 2013 TV Series Duck Lady / Woman 1 / Woman 3
The Soul Man 2013 TV Series Erika
WHOA! Comedy Short 2013 Short Kate Sterling
Monsters University 2013 Additional Voices (voice)
Days of Our Lives 2012-2013 TV Series Dr. Knapp
Second Chances 2013 TV Movie Maria
Whoa! 2013 Kate Sterling
Dino Time 2012 Additional Voices (voice, as Dawn Lewis)
Jennifer 2012 Short Dr. Fox
Futurama 1999-2012 TV Series LaBarbara Conrad / Tank / Juiced-up Butterfly Fighter / ...
Let It Shine 2012 TV Movie Gail DeBarge
Strange Frame: Love & Sax 2012 Malora (voice)
Breaking In 2012 TV Series Janet Jenkins
CSI: Miami 2012 TV Series Stacy McCann
The Cleveland Show 2010-2012 TV Series Mrs. Bailey / Brunette Woman / Hostess / ...
The Life & Times of Tim 2008-2012 TV Series The Boss' Wife
Reed Between the Lines 2011 TV Series Trishelle
Billion Dollar Freshmen 2011 TV Movie Melanie
Glenn Martin DDS 2009-2010 TV Series Nurse
The Secret Life of the American Teenager 2010 TV Series Lauren's Mom
Preacher's Kid 2010 Mya
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 2009 Video Game Storm (voice)
Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder 2009 Video LaBarbara Conrad / Womens' Prison Warden (voice)
Nick Jr. IDs 2009 TV Series
One Tree Hill 2008-2009 TV Series Denise Fields
The Rise of the Argonauts 2008 Video Game voice
Hell on Earth 2007 TV Movie Amber / Jesse
Futurama: Bender's Big Score 2007 Video LaBarbara Conrad (voice)
Handy Manny 2007 TV Series Tanya
Spider-Man 3 2007 Video Game Additional Voices (voice)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy 2002-2007 TV Series Grim's Granny / Old Lady / Old Monster / ...
The Last Sentinel 2007 Angel - Tallis' Rifle (voice)

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jennifer 2012 Short composer: additional music
A Different World 1987-1993 TV Series composer - 144 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Holly Hobbie and Friends: Christmas Wishes 2006 Video short performer: "Jingle Bells", "Hark the Herald Angels Sing", "There's No Room At The Inn"
Futurama 2000 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper 1992 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Black Jaq 1998 TV Movie story

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Different World 1990 TV Series 1 episode

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Black Jaq 1998 TV Movie supervising producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Marcus B Caribbean Comedy Series 2012 Video the producers wish to thank
Rude 1995 special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unsung 2016 TV Series documentary Herself
Unsung Hollywood 2015 TV Series documentary Herself
Oprah: Where Are They Now? 2014 TV Series Herself
Chasing LA 2014 TV Series Herself
Sinbad: Where U Been? 2010 TV Special documentary Herself
Straight from the Horses Mouth 2009 Video Herself
TV One's Roast and Toast: John Witherspoon 2009 TV Movie Herself
Angels Can't Help But Laugh 2007 Documentary Herself
14th Annual Inner City Destiny Awards 2006 Video Herself - Presenter
In the Cutz 2006 TV Series Herself
I Was a Network Star 2006 TV Movie documentary
Black in the 80s 2005 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
Black Theater Today: 2005 2005 Documentary
4th Annual BET Awards 2004 TV Special Herself
Scene Smoking: Cigarettes, Cinema & the Myth of Cool 2001 Documentary Herself
The 21st Annual American Music Awards 1994 TV Special Herself
The 35th Annual Grammy Awards 1993 TV Special Herself
The 14th Annual American Black Achievement Awards 1993 TV Special Herself
Ebony/Jet Showcase 1988-1992 TV Series Herself
The Chuck Woolery Show 1991 TV Series Herself
The 12th Annual Black Achievement Awards 1991 TV Special Herself
Motown 30: What's Goin' On! 1990 TV Special Herself
The More You Know 1989 TV Series Herself
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars 1989 TV Series Herself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1989 TV Movie Herself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Herself
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Herself
The 10th Annual Black Achievement Awards 1989 TV Special Herself
Battle of the Network Stars XIX 1988 TV Special Herself - NBC Team
The New Hollywood Squares 1987-1988 TV Series Herself - Panelist
The Magical World of Disney 1988 TV Special Herself
The $10,000 Pyramid 1988 TV Series Herself - Celebrity Contestant
The 2nd Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1988 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards 1988 TV Special documentary Herself - Accepting Award for Favourite New Television Comedy
Super Password 1988 TV Series Herself - Celebrity Contestant

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1992 BMI TV Music Award BMI Film & TV Awards A Different World (1987) · Bill Cosby
· Stu Gardner
· Arthur Lisi
1991 BMI TV Music Award BMI Film & TV Awards A Different World (1987) · Bill Cosby
· Stu Gardner
· Arthur Lisi
1990 BMI TV Music Award BMI Film & TV Awards A Different World (1987) · Bill Cosby
· Stu Gardner
· Arthur Lisi

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014 BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting Award Behind the Voice Actors Awards Best Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical Short Toy Story of Terror (2013) · Tom Hanks
· Tim Allen
· Joan Cusack
· Carl Weathers
· Timothy Dalton
· Stephen Tobolowsky
· Wallace Shawn
· Don Rickles
· Kristen Schaal
· Kate McKinnon
· Lori Alan
· Peter Sohn
· Emily Hahn
· Ken Marino


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