Anika Noni Rose
is an American singer and actress. She is known for her role as Lorrell Robinson in the 2006 film Dreamgirls
For Disney, she provided both the speaking and singing voices of Princess Tiana in Disney's 2009 animated film, The Princess and the Frog. In August 2011, she became one of the few African-American's to be crowned a Disney Legend for her performance in The Princess and the Frog. Later, in December 2014, she provided the speaking and singing voices for Tiana again in an episode of Sofia the First.
Anika Noni Rose in March 2006.
Anika Noni Rose behind the scenes of The Princess and the Frog.
Anika Noni Rose and Bruno Campos
at The Princess and the Frog
premiere in November 2009.
Anika Noni Rose attending the D23 Expo
Anika Noni Rose along with other Disney Princess voice actresses, and Sarah Silverman
at the D23 Expo 2017.