Adrienne Warren received rave reviews and a Tony Nomination for her star-making performance as Tina Turner in Broadway’s Tina: The Tina Turner Musical. She received the Drama Desk, Antonyo and Outer Critics Circle Award for her iconic performance.
Warren originated the role in the West End, where she picked up Olivier, Evening Standard and Joe Allen Best West End Debut nominations. She also originated the role in numerous workshops of the show, working hand-in-hand with Tina Turner herself to embody the titular role. Previously, Warren earned a Tony nomination for her performance as ‘Gertrude Saunders/Florence Mills’ in the Broadway production of Shuffle Along opposite Audra McDonald.
Most recently, she just wrapped filming of the highly anticipated limited series for ABC entitled Women of the Movement in which she stars as Mamie Till.
Warren is also a co-founder of the Broadway Advocacy Coalition, which empowers the community to actively participate in the fight for social change: https://www.bwayadvocacycoalition.org/. BAC will be receiving a special Tony Award in 2021.