Anika Noni Rose singer and actress. Known for her performance in the Broadway production of Caroline, or Change, for which she received the Theatre World Award, the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actress, and the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. She also starred in the films Dreamgirls, For Colored Girls, and as lead character Tiana in The Princess and the Frog. Her character is Disney's first African-American princess. She was named a Disney Legend in 2011.