FAMU Alumna Wins Golden Globe With "Dreamgirls"

The hit Broadway musical turned movie "Dreamgirls" won a Golden Globe award Monday Night for best musical or comedy.

FAMU graduate Anika Noni Rose was part of the cast of "Dreamgirls." Rose starred in the film playing the part of Lorrell Robinson, opposite Beyoncé Knowles (Deena Jones) and former American Idol contestant Jennifer Hudson (Effie White), as a trio of singers seeking fame and fortune with the assistance of an unscrupulous manager (Jamie Foxx).

Rose won Broadway's 2004 Tony Award as Best Actress (featured Role - Musical) for the hit play "Caroline, or Change."