1 win & 2 nominations.
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Ain't Got No / White Boys
(as Nell-Ruth Carter)
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Nell Ruth Carter | Nell-Ruth Carter
4' 11" (1.5 m)
Did You Know?
When I was growing up, it was not something you aspired to. I was a weirdo to want to be in show business. Most kids wanted to be teachers or nurses.
In addition to winning Broadway's Tony award for her role in "Ain't Misbehavin'," she also won an Emmy in 1982 for Ain't Misbehavin'
(1982) (the TV broadcast of the show), and received two Emmy nominations in 1982 and 1983 for her role on the TV sitcom Gimme a Break!