Her trademark sass complimented by a distinctively adenoidal voice that could out-snarl Eartha Kitt
and Fran Drescher
put together, short (4'11"), round, and robust Nell Carter was one indomitable, in-your-face firecracker...and it made her a star. She was born Nell Ruth Hardy in 1948 in Birmingham, Alabama and raised there, one of nine children ...
See full bio »