Cicely L. Tyson (Harlem, Nueva York; 18 de diciembre de 1924-Ib., 28 de enero de 2021)  fue una actriz estadounidense de teatro, cine y televisión. Ha sido nominada para el Óscar a la mejor actriz y al Globo de Oro en la misma categoría por su papel de Rebecca Morgan en Sounder (1972);  además, recibió por esta interpretación el Premio NSFC a la mejor actriz.
Cicely Tyson is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, three Emmy Awards, and a Tony Award. Tyson has won three Primetime Emmy Awards for her work in television winning for, The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974), and Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All (1994).
Cicely Tyson, Actress: The Help. Cicely Tyson was born in Harlem, New York City, where she was raised by her devoutly religious parents, from the Caribbean island of Nevis. Her mother, Theodosia, was a domestic, and her father, William Tyson, was a carpenter and painter. She was discovered by a fashion editor at Ebony magazine and, with her stunning looks, she quickly rose to the...
29/01/2021 · Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson confirmed to CNN.
24/07/2015 · Cicely Tyson was an award-winning film, television and stage actress, notable for her roles in 'The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman,' 'The Help' and Broadway's 'The Trip to Bountiful,' among ...
30/01/2021 · Cicely Tyson ha sido una presencia permanente en el cine y la televisión de Estados Unidos y, de algún modo, un icono afroamericano. Como tal, ha sido homenajeada y premiada en numerosas ocasiones.
15/12/2021 · Cicely Tyson, American model and actress noted for her vivid portrayals of strong African American women. Her notable credits included the TV movie The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and the TV miniseries Roots. Among her films were Sounder, Fried Green Tomatoes, and The Help. Learn more about her life and career.