Chandra Wilson


    Chandra Wilson Biography

    Chandra Wilson is best known as Actress, Singer, Director, Producer, Theatre Artist, Activist who has an estimated Net Worth of $10 Million. Primetime Emmy Award-nominated actress best known for playing Dr. Miranda Bailey on ABC's Grey's Anatomy. She was born on August 27,1969, Houston, TX. She worked as a bank temp across from South Tower of the World Trade Center and was there during the September 11 attacks. Her acting career began at age five while performing at the Theater Under the Stars in Houston. Her first regular TV role was in the short-lived TV series Bob Patterson with Jason Alexander. She has three children, two girls and a boy, with her boyfriend, whom she began dating in 1988. Her zodiac sign is Virgo

    Chandra Wilson Bio, Wiki

    Best Known For
    • Having been cast as Dr. Miranda Bailey in the ABC medical drama television series, Grey’s Anatomy (from 2005). She was nominated for an Emmy Award in the “Best Supporting Actress in a Drama” category consecutively in 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009. In 2007, she won the Screen Actors Guild Award in the “Outstanding Female Actor in a Drama Series” category and has also won a SAG Award, as part of the Grey’s Anatomy cast, in the “Best Ensemble in a Drama Series” category. She was also nominated for NAACP Image Awards in the “Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series” category consecutively from 2007 to 2010. In 2008, she won a People’s Choice Award for “Favorite Scene-Stealing Star” for her role. Her performance on the show has also gained many positive reviews.
    • Appearing in a number of stage productions such as On the Town, The Good Times are Killing Me, The Miracle Worker, Paper Moon: The Musical, The Family of Mann, Avenue Q, Believing, The Little Shop of Horrors, Chicago, and Caroline, or Change
    • Having been cast in several shows such as Law & Order, The Cosby Show, CBS Schoolbreak Special, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Megan Mullally Show, Third Watch, S*x and the City, Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Queens Supreme, The Sopranos, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Private Practice, Grey’s Anatomy: B-Team, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Station 19, General Hospital, Late Show with David Letterman, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Pyramid, Rachael Ray, Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Steve Harvey, and Home & Family
    Nick NameChandra
    Full NameChandra Danette Wilson
    Birth PlaceHouston, Texas, United States
    EducationChandra Wilson studied at Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts which is a secondary school located in Houston, Texas. Later, she got enrolled at New York University‘s Tisch School of the Arts and in the year 1991, she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Drama.
    ProfessionActress, Singer, Director, Producer, Theatre Artist, Activist
    ManagerChandra Wilson is represented by Innovative Artists, Talent Agency, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States.
    • Mother – Wilma Bradshaw Allen (A Postal Worker)
    Build TypeAverage
    Age51 years old
    Date of BirthAugust 27,1969
    Zodiac SignVirgo
    Height5 ft or 152.5 cm
    Weight70 kg or 154.5 lbs
    Sexual OrientationStraight
    Distinctive Features
    • Often sports forehead bangs
    • Wide smile
    Hair ColorDark Brown
    Eye ColorDark Brown
    Net Worth$10 Million

    Chandra Wilson Filmography

    1990Peer Pressure, Drugs and… You
    1993Mad Dog and Glory
    1996Lone StarAthena
    2003Head of StateJaimeUncredited
    2005I Love the 80's 3-DHerself
    2008A Single WomanCoretta Scott King
    2010Frankie and AliceMaxine
    2018Christmas HarmonyKaren

    Chandra Wilson TV Shows

    1989The Cosby ShowDinaEpisode: “The Lost Weekend”
    1992CBS Schoolbreak SpecialGloriaEpisode: “Sexual Considerations”
    1992Law & OrderSerena PriceEpisode: “Cradle to Grave”
    2000CosbyUnknownEpisode: “It's a Wonderful Wife”
    2001Third WatchVolunteerEpisode: “Man Enough”
    2001100 Centre StreetUnknownEpisode: “No Good Deed Goes Unpunished”
    2001Bob PattersonClaudiaUnknown episodes
    2002Sex and the CityPolice OfficerEpisode: “Anchors Away”
    2002Law & Order: Special Victims UnitNurse JenkinsEpisode: “Waste”
    2003Queens SupremeDoloresEpisode: “The House Next Door”
    2004The SopranosEvelyn GreenwoodEpisode: “Cold Cuts”
    2005Law & Order: Special Victims UnitRachel SorannisEpisode: “911”
    2005–presentGrey's AnatomyDr. Miranda BaileyMain Cast (Season 1–present)NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama SeriesNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (2007–08)People's Choice Award for Favorite Scene Stealing StarSatellite Award for Best Cast – Television SeriesScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama SeriesScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNominated—BET Award for Best Actress on Television (2007–08)Nominated—Golden Nymph Award for Outstanding Actress – Drama SeriesNominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series (2010–14)Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesNominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (2006–09)Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film (2007–08)Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (2006, 2008)
    2008Accidental FriendshipYvonneMade-for-TV movie directed by Don McBreartyPrism Award for Performance in a Television Movie or MiniseriesNominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic SpecialNominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
    2009Private PracticeDr. Miranda Bailey2 episodes
    2014General HospitalTina Estrada[12][13]1 episode
    2018Dr. Linda Massey[13]1 episode
    2018–presentStation 19Dr. Miranda BaileyRecurring
    2019General HospitalSydney Val Jean[14]1 episode

    Chandra Wilson Net Worth

    Estimated Net Worth 2020$10 Million
    Income SourcePrimary Income source TV Actress (profession).


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