Donna Murphy

American actress, singer

Donna Murphy (born March 7, 1959) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her work in musical theater.

Donna Murphy
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Murphy in 2010
Born (1959-03-07) March 7, 1959 (age 62)
OccupationActress, singer
Years active1979–present
Notable work
Fosca in Passion (1994)
Ruth Sherwood in Wonderful Town (2003)
Voice of Mother Gothel in Disney's Tangled (2010)
Spouse(s)
Shawn Elliott
(m. 1990; died 2016)
Children1

She won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical twice for her role as Fosca in Passion (1994–95) and as Anna Leonowens in The King and I (1996–97).[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Donna Murphy RottenTomatoes.com
  2. Pogrebin, Robin (December 15, 2003). "A Perfectionist Is at Home in a Role Funny and Loose". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-04-08.