Cynthia Erivo

Cynthia Erivo

  • Born on
    • January 8th, 1987
Cynthia Erivo (born 8 January 1987) is a British actress, singer, and songwriter. Erivo began her acting career on stage, and in 2015 she starred in the Broadway revival of The Color Purple which won her a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. Erivo made her film industry breakthrough after being cast in Steve McQueen's Widows (2018), her debut film role.


Acting (10 Credits)

2022Pinocchio as Blue Fairy
2021Needle in a Timestack as Janine Mikkelsen
2021Chaos Walking as Hildy
2020The Outsider as Holly Gibney
2019Harriet as Harriet Tubman
2018Bad Times at the El Royale as Darlene Sweet
2018Widows as Belle
2017The Rape of Recy Taylor as Rosa Parks
2017Stayin' Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees
2017Genius (2017) as Aretha Franklin


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