- Also Known As:
- Naomi Bennett, Mother Abbess
- Date of Birth:
- July 3, 1970
- 5' 8"
Audra McDonald (born Audra Ann McDonald on July 3, 1970 in Berlin, Germany) is an American singer and actress. During her distinguished career, she’s won five Tony Awards and countless other accolades. She’s also released five albums. On television, she’s famous for playing Dr. Naomi Bennett on ABC’s Private Practice, and for playing Mother Abbess on NBC’s The Sound of Music Live.
Best Known For:
Audra is best known for her Broadway work, as well as her role on ABC’s Private Practice.
Audra is currently married to Will Swenson, whom she said “I do” to in 2012. She was previously married to Peter Donovan from 2000 to 2009.