Audra McDonald

Audra McDonald

Audra McDonald  American Actress


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Audra McDonald and Will Swenson
Will Swenson and Audra McDonald have been married for 5 years since 6th Oct 2012. view relationship


Audra McDonald was previously married to Peter Donovan (2000 - 2009).


Audra McDonald is a 47 year old American Actress. Born Audra Ann McDonald on 3rd July, 1970 in Berlin, Germany, she is famous for Private Practice. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Audra McDonald has been in an on-screen matchup with Stanley Tucci in Beauty and the Beast (2017).

Audra McDonald is a member of the following lists: People from Croton-on-Hudson, New York, Actresses from Fresno, California and Actors from Fresno, California.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 10 years 9 years, 6 months 9 years, 1 month
Total2 10 years 9 years, 6 months 9 years, 1 month


First Name Audra
Middle Name Ann
Last Name Swenson
Maiden Name McDonald
Full Name at Birth Audra Ann McDonald
Age 48 years
Birthday 3rd July, 1970
Birthplace Berlin, Germany
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University Julliard
Occupation Text Actress, Singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Private Practice
Music Genre Jazz, Vocal
Year(s) Active 1994–present
Music Style Easy Listening, Show Tunes, Vocal Pop, Cast Recordings, Musicals, Stage & Screen
Music Mood Confident, Refined/Mannered, Dramatic, Stately, Sophisticated, Reserved, Lush, Elegant, Theatrical, Exuberant, Sentimental, Passionate, Smooth, Indulgent
Instrument Vocals
Official Websites,

Audra Ann McDonald (born July 3, 1970) is an American actress and singer. She has appeared on the stage in both musicals and dramas, such as Ragtime, A Raisin in the Sun, and Porgy and Bess. She maintains an active concert and recording career, performing song cycles and operas as well as performing in concert throughout the U.S. She has won six Tony Awards, more than any other actor, and is the only person to win all four acting categories. She also starred in the ABC television drama Private Practice as Dr. Naomi Bennett.

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Audra McDonald48 CancerActress
Will Swenson44 ScorpioActor
Peter Donovan-Musician


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Zoe MadelineFemale14th February, 200117 years oldPeter Donovan
Sally JamesFemale19th October, 201621 months oldWill Swenson


Beauty and the Beast2017Madame GarderobeMovie
The Good Fight2017Liz Reddick-LawrenceTV Show
A Celebration of American Creativity: In Performance at the White House2016Movie
Ricki and the Flash2015MaureenMovie
Hello Again2015SallyMovie
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill2015Lady DayMovie
The Ordained2013AntheaTV Movie
It Could Be Worse2013SharonTV Show
The Sound of Music Live!2013Mother AbbessTV Movie
Submissions Only2010Tracy MintznerTV Show
The Good Wife2009Liz LawrenceTV Show
She Got Problems2009Audra McDonaldShort Film
A Raisin in the Sun2008Ruth YoungerTV Movie
Private Practice2007Dr. Naomi BennettTV Show
Kidnapped2006Jackie HayesTV Show
The Bedford Diaries2006Professor Carla Bonatella, Professor Carla BonatelleTV Show
Grey's Anatomy2005Dr. Naomi BennettTV Show
The Best Thief in the World2004RuthMovie
It Runs in the Family2003Sarah LangleyMovie
Partners and Crime2003TV Movie
Mister Sterling2003Jackie BrockTV Show
Tea Time with Roy & Sylvia2003SylviaShort Film
Wit2001Susie MonahanTV Movie
The Last Debate2000Barbara ManningTV Movie
Cradle Will Rock1999Blitzstein - 'Joe Worker' SingerMovie
Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years1999Bessie in her 20sTV Movie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Audrey JacksonTV Show
The Object of My Affection1998Wedding SingerMovie
The Wonderful World of Disney1997Grace FarrellTV Show
Seven Servants1996Opera SingerMovie
Homicide: Life on the Street1993Teresa GiardelloTV Show
Live from Lincoln Center1976ClaraTV Show
Great Performances1971Jenny SmithTV Show
Sesame Street1969ChickenTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

mahamahaJun 15, 2009

She and Peter Donovan are now divorced (since early 2009). She is dating the actor Will Swenson.

compassion2007May 30, 2009

she is too gorgeous!

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