Stage and display actress who also earned Tony nominations on her behalf roles within the Broadway productions of Jamaica along with a Hand Is around the Gate. She produced her debut around the Broadway stage in 1945 inside a creation of Blue Vacation. Her tv credits include looks around the Cosby Show, ANOTHER World, as well as the Jeffersons. She wedded Timothy Fales in 1960; the few subsequently elevated two kids. She performed with Lena Horne within the 1957 Broadway musical creation of Jamaica.