Actress Viola Davis
Beginning her career on the stage, Viola Davis won a Tony and a Drama Desk Award for her role in August Wilson’s King Hedley II (2001). She won a second Drama Desk Award for Intimate Apparel (2004), followed by a second Tony and a third Drama Desk Award for her role in Fences (2010).
Musician Janelle Monae
Janelle Monáe Robins, known as Janelle Monáe, is a psychedelic soul and R&B singer-songwriter, composer and record producer signed to Wondaland Art Society, Bad Boy Records and Atlantic Records.