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Rose, Anika Noni 1972-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 184 publications in 4 languages and 14,755 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film and video adaptations  Film adaptations  Motion picture music  Soul music  Rhythm and blues music  Juvenile works  Television adaptations  History  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Recipient, Singer
Classifications: PN1995.9.M86, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anika Noni Rose
Dreamgirls by Laurence Mark( Visual )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 2,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three young women, Deena Jones, Effie White and Lorrell Robinson desire to become pop stars. They get their wish when they are picked to be backup singers for the legendary James "Thunder" Early. When they are set free for leads, Curtis Taylor and Effie's brother C.C. decide that Deena should be the lead singer, which upsets Effie. The girls discover exactly what it takes to be in the music business and what they must give up to realize their dreams
The princess and the frog by Ron Clements( Visual )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman in New Orleans finds herself going on a magical adventure through the bayous of Louisiana after kissing a cursed frog prince
For colored girls ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Precious Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Grace Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her
Dreamgirls music from the motion picture by Henry Krieger( Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"*** Out of five."--Rolling Stone
The Watsons go to Birmingham ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, and how they are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963
Stephen King's bag of bones ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novelist, Mike Noonan, suffers from writer's block after the death of his wife, Jo. A dream inspires him to return to the couple's lakeside retreat hoping to find answers about his wife's sudden death, but he is plagued by ever-escalating nightmares and mysterious ghostly visitations from Sara Tidwell, a blues singer whose spirit lingers in the house. As the inhabitants of Dark Score Lake haunt him, Mike comes to realize that his late wife still has something to tell him
Half of a yellow sun ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the producers Of The Constant Gardener And The Last King Of Scotland, Half Of A Yellow Sun Is based on the best selling novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and weaves together the lives of four people swept up in the turbulence of war. When civil war breaks out in Nigeria in the late 1960s, political lines are drawn and families are forced to scatter. Odenigbo (Chiwetel Ejiofor) and Olanna (Thandie Newton) find themselves in the middle of an escalating conflict that drives them from their university-town home and threatens Olanna's relationship with her sister, Kainene (Anika Noni Rose). As the war escalates, and the situation in the newly established Biafra becomes increasingly hopeless, Odenigbo, Olanna and their family struggle in the face of hardships of every kind - yet still find a way to survive
The starter wife ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Molly Kagan is your archetypal "Hollywood wife," who for ten years enjoyed the perks and privileges of being married to powerful studio executive Kenny Kagan. Kenny decides to dump Molly for a much-younger pop singer named Shoshanna. Adding insult to injury, Kenny informs Molly that their marriage was through via cell-phone. Having carefully timed the breakup to coincide with the expiration of the couple's pre-nuptual agreement, Kenny is able to escape without providing Molly with a huge monetary settlement. Molly is now "persona non grata" in her Brentwood community, with many old doors being literally closed in her face, and such fair-weather friends as Cricket and Joan conspicuously unavailable. Vowing to start life anew for the sake of herself and her teenaged daughter, Molly relocated to Malibu. There she finds a new best friend in the form of airheaded Malibu gate guard Lavender Caraway. She also enters into a tempestuous relationships with aging, moody movie producer Lou Manahan and handsome but untrustworthy beachcomber Sam
From Justin to Kelly ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During spring break in Miami, it's love at first splash when a shy singer from Texas hooks up with a cute college student from Pennsylvania at the ultimate beach party. However, a series of mix-ups and misunderstandings may prevent their budding romance from reaching the final round
Stephen Sondheim's Company with the New York Philharmonic ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set firmly in, and often about, New York, this movie follows five married, once married, or soon to be married couples and their mutual friend, Robert, a 35 year old bachelor who has been unable to connect in a long-term relationship. The relationships are presented in a series of vignettes, primarily through Bobby's eyes, so that we see the less than ideal aspects of commitment. Eventually, Bobby learns that while relationships aren't perfect, they are a necessary part of 'Being Alive.'
Bayou boogie toe tappin' tunes inspired by Disney The princess and the frog ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 13 song collection of toe-tappin' tunes inspired by Walt Disney Pictures' The Princess and the Frog. Featuring all-new songs performed by the film's most beloved characters including Princess Tiana, Ray, Mama Odie, Louis and Dr. Facilier. this album carries on the same Cajun, Zydeco, Dixieland and gospel music themes that played throughout the movie
The princess and the frog Tiana and her princess friends ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes songs from not only The Princess and the frog, but also from Enchanted, The little mermaid, Beauty and the beast, Snow white, Cinderella, Pocahantas, and Sleeping beauty. Anika Noni Rose is the voice of the character, Tiana
As cool as I am by Claire Danes( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born to teenage parents in a small town, sixteen-year-old Lucy Diamond longs for a traditional family, but with an immature working mother and a strict, frequently absent father she is mostly on her own. As she senses her parents' emotional distance, Lucy grows close to her childhood best friend, Kevin, who soon becomes her first sexual partner. After he abruptly moves away, Lucy struggles to make sense of her fledgling sex life, plan for her future, and help her mother start over again
Have a little faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mitch Albom has a pretty great life. He lives in Detroit and is happily married, he's an award-winning sportswriter, a must-read newspaper columnist, a screenwriter, a radio and television broadcaster. Then two men come into his life, and he realizes something's missing. Rabbi Albert Lewis presides over a thriving synagogue in a comfortable New Jersey suburb, and pastor Henry Covington, a recovering drug user and dealer, preaches to the poor and homeless in a crumbling Detroit inner-city church
Dreamgirls music from the motion picture by Henry Krieger( Recording )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Just add water ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Welcome to Trona, California-- a dead-end desert town for people with dead-end lives. And no one is going nowhere faster than Ray Tuckby, a mild-mannered underground parking lot attendant saddled with a neurotic shut-in wife and an ill-mannered, sexually-frustrated son. That is, until Ray's life totally bottoms out. Now, with the help of a childhood sweetheart and a concerned stranger, Ray is about to take back his life and his town in this offbeat comedy that proves it's never too late to grow-- even if you're all grown up
For colored girls music from and inspired by the original motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De prinses en de kikker ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het arme meisje Tania werkt hard om ooit haar eigen restaurant te beginnen. Als zij de in een kikker veranderde prins Naveen ontmoet en hem kust, gaat het mis: ook zij verandert in een kikker
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Mma Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Mma Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her
 
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