Rae Dawn Chong
Date of Birth: 02/28/1961
Place of Birth: Edmonton
Author: Olga Dunchik
Rae Dawn Chong was born February 28, 1961 in Canada. It is a popular Canadian actress, won several prestigious awards.
Rae Dawn Chong was born in a large Canadian city of Edmonton. She grew up in a creative environment, as all the members of her family were closely connected with the art. Father Ray was a popular musician, a member of the creative team of "Cheech and Chong".
The blood flows Ray Chong mixture of blood of different nationalities and cultures. Besides the fact that she is African-American, she has ancestors in China and England.
From a young age Ray Chong dreamed of a career celebrated actress. She tried every possible way to develop the natural talents. As a schoolgirl, Ray was a permanent member of various school productions and performances, it was there that she began to learn the basics of acting.
In 1974, Ray Chong made her debut on the big screen. She went to the episodic and insignificant role. Over time, Ray has got connected and get necessary experience. She began to offer more vivid and interesting roles and movies.
The first works as an actress Ray Chong played in the films "The War of Fire", "Choose me", "City of Fear", "Commando", "American Lightning", "outside the city", "The Color Purple," "Zodiac killer ".
On the film "At Home in the board," the actress met her future husband Thomas Howell.
His best roles she played in films: "Curiosity kills", "alien in an alien body," "When the evening comes to an end," "Prison History: Women Behind Bars", "Running time", "Dangerous Relations", "Boca" "Boulevard", "Crying Freeman", "The War of fire". The last actor`s work began in the role of "Constellation" movies and "Visit".
Rae Dawn Chong several times honored with the prestigious film awards. In 1983, she became the owner of "Jenny" award, for her role in the film "The War of Fire". In 2002, Ray was nominated for