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Rose, Anika Noni 1972-

Works: 96 works in 263 publications in 4 languages and 17,258 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Animated films  Romance films  Fantasy films  Children's films  Made-for-TV movies  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Recipient, Singer, vac
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Anika Noni Rose
Dreamgirls by Laurence Mark( Visual )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams
The princess and the frog by Ron Clements( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 2,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Orleans. Arrogant, carefree Prince Naveen and hardworking waitress Tiana cross paths. Prince Naveen is transformed into a frog by a conniving voodoo magician. Tiana follows suit when she decides to kiss the amphibian royalty. With the help of a trumpet-playing alligator, a Cajun firefly, and an old blind lady who lives in a boat in a tree, Naveen and Tiana must race to break the spell and fulfill their dreams
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency( Visual )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Mma Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Mma Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her
For colored girls( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
Dreamgirls : music from the motion picture by Henry Krieger( Recording )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"*** Out of five."--Rolling Stone
Roots( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War
The Watsons go to Birmingham( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, and how they are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963
Stephen King's bag of bones( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novelist, Mike Noonan, suffers from writer's block after the death of his wife, Jo. A dream inspires him to return to the couple's lakeside retreat hoping to find answers about his wife's sudden death, but he is plagued by ever-escalating nightmares and mysterious ghostly visitations from Sara Tidwell, a blues singer whose spirit lingers in the house. As the inhabitants of Dark Score Lake haunt him, Mike comes to realize that his late wife still has something to tell him
Half of a yellow sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie( Visual )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful sweeping story of two sisters caught up in the events of the Nigerian civil war, ending in chilling violence which shocked the entire world
A day late and a dollar short( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Viola learns that her next asthma attack is likely to kill her, she sets out to fix her fractured family before she sets foot anywhere near the grave. Proudly choosing to keep her health issues a secret, she contends with sibling rivalry, teen pregnancy, and prescription drug addiction; and that's just one of her four kids."--Back of container
Company : a musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set firmly in, and often about, New York, this movie follows five married, once married, or soon to be married couples and their mutual friend, Robert, a 35 year old bachelor who has been unable to connect in a long-term relationship. The relationships are presented in a series of vignettes, primarily through Bobby's eyes, so that we see the less than ideal aspects of commitment. Eventually, Bobby learns that while relationships aren't perfect, they are a necessary part of 'Being Alive.'
The starter wife( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molly Kagan is your archetypal "Hollywood wife," who for ten years enjoyed the perks and privileges of being married to powerful studio executive Kenny Kagan. Kenny decides to dump Molly for a much-younger pop singer named Shoshanna. Adding insult to injury, Kenny informs Molly that their marriage was through via cell-phone. Having carefully timed the breakup to coincide with the expiration of the couple's pre-nuptual agreement, Kenny is able to escape without providing Molly with a huge monetary settlement. Molly is now "persona non grata" in her Brentwood community, with many old doors being literally closed in her face, and such fair-weather friends as Cricket and Joan conspicuously unavailable. Vowing to start life anew for the sake of herself and her teenaged daughter, Molly relocated to Malibu. There she finds a new best friend in the form of airheaded Malibu gate guard Lavender Caraway. She also enters into a tempestuous relationships with aging, moody movie producer Lou Manahan and handsome but untrustworthy beachcomber Sam
From Justin to Kelly( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During spring break in Miami, it's love at first splash when a shy singer from Texas hooks up with a cute college student from Pennsylvania at the ultimate beach party. However, a series of mix-ups and misunderstandings may prevent their budding romance from reaching the final round
Bayou boogie : toe tappin' tunes inspired by Disney The princess and the frog( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 13 song collection of toe-tappin' tunes inspired by Walt Disney Pictures' The Princess and the Frog. Featuring all-new songs performed by the film's most beloved characters including Princess Tiana, Ray, Mama Odie, Louis and Dr. Facilier. this album carries on the same Cajun, Zydeco, Dixieland and gospel music themes that played throughout the movie
As cool as I am by Claire Danes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to teenage parents in a small town, sixteen-year-old Lucy Diamond longs for a traditional family, but with an immature working mother and a strict, frequently absent father she is mostly on her own. As she senses her parents₂ emotional distance, Lucy grows close to her childhood best friend, Kevin, who soon becomes her first sexual partner. After he abruptly moves away, Lucy struggles to make sense of her fledgling sex life, plan for her future, and help her mother start over again
The princess and the frog : Tiana and her princess friends( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes songs from not only The Princess and the frog, but also from Enchanted, The little mermaid, Beauty and the beast, Snow white, Cinderella, Pocahantas, and Sleeping beauty. Anika Noni Rose is the voice of the character, Tiana
Have a little faith by Mitch Albom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitch Albom has a pretty great life. He lives in Detroit and is happily married, he's an award-winning sportswriter, a must-read newspaper columnist, a screenwriter, a radio and television broadcaster. Then two men come into his life, and he realizes something's missing. Rabbi Albert Lewis presides over a thriving synagogue in a comfortable New Jersey suburb, and pastor Henry Covington, a recovering drug user and dealer, preaches to the poor and homeless in a crumbling Detroit inner-city church
Just add water( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Trona, California-- a dead-end desert town for people with dead-end lives. And no one is going nowhere faster than Ray Tuckby, a mild-mannered underground parking lot attendant saddled with a neurotic shut-in wife and an ill-mannered, sexually-frustrated son. That is, until Ray's life totally bottoms out. Now, with the help of a childhood sweetheart and a concerned stranger, Ray is about to take back his life and his town in this offbeat comedy that proves it's never too late to grow-- even if you're all grown up
Beautiful life by Jimmy Greene( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For colored girls : music from and inspired by the original motion picture( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Anika Noni Rose actrice américaine

Anika Noni Rose actriz estadounidense

Anika Noni Rose Amerikaans filmacteur

Anika Noni Rose Amerikaans filmactrice

Anika Noni Rose amerikansk sångare och skådespelare

Anika Noni Rose amerikansk sanger og skuespiller

Anika Noni Rose amerikansk songar og skodespelar

Anika Noni Rose attrice e cantante statunitense

Anika Noni Rose US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und Sängerin

Rose, Anka Noni 1972-

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آنیکا نونی رز بازیگر و خواننده آمریکایی

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English (148)

French (2)

German (1)

Italian (1)