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Chandra Wilson

Houston, Texas native Chandra Wilson began performing in musicals at the age of five with Theatre Under the Stars. She attended Houston's High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, and later went on to acquire her BFA in Drama from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts through which she spent four years at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute. ... See full bio »

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Brave New World (S5, Ep4)
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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 13 wins & 22 nominations. See more awards »

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 2005-2019 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Blood and Water (2019) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- We Didn't Start the Fire (2019) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- I Want a New Drug (2019) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- I Walk The Line (2019) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Girlfriend in a Coma (2019) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
 2018 Christmas Harmony
 2018 Station 19 (TV Series)
Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Do a Little Harm... (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- No Recovery (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Not Your Hero (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Let It Burn (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Shock to the System (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
 2014-2018 General Hospital (TV Series)
Dr. Francine Massey / Tina Estrada
- Episode #1.14154 (2018) ... Dr. Francine Massey
- Episode #1.12982 (2014) ... Tina Estrada
 2018 Grey's Anatomy: B-Team (TV Series)
Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Six (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- One (2018) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
 2014 Muted (Short)
Lena Gladwell
 2010 Frankie & Alice
 2009 Private Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Right Here, Right Now (2009) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
- Ex-Life (2009) ... Dr. Miranda Bailey
 2008 Accidental Friendship (TV Movie)
 2008 A Single Woman
Coretta Scott King (voice)
 2002-2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Rachel Sorannis / Nurse Jenkins
- 911 (2005) ... Rachel Sorannis
- Waste (2002) ... Nurse Jenkins
 2005 Strangers with Candy
 2004 The Sopranos (TV Series)
Evelyn Greenwood
- Cold Cuts (2004) ... Evelyn Greenwood
 2003 Head of State
Jaime (uncredited)
 2003 Queens Supreme (TV Series)
- The House Next Door (2003) ... Dolores
 2002 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Police Officer
- Anchors Away (2002) ... Police Officer
 2001 Bob Patterson (TV Series)
- Awards Bob (2001)
- Honest Bob (2001)
- Pilot (2001)
- Family Bob ... Claudia
 2001 Third Watch (TV Series)
- Man Enough (2001) ... Volunteer
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
 2000 Cosby (TV Series)
 1996 Lone Star
 1993 Philadelphia
 1992 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
- Sexual Considerations (1992) ... Gloria
 1992 Law & Order (TV Series)
Serena Price
- Cradle to Grave (1992) ... Serena Price
 1989 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
- The Lost Weekend (1989) ... Dina (as Chandra D. Wilson)
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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Believing", Young Playwrghts Festival. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 5 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Chandra D. Wilson


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I'm fortunate enough to have learned not to waste time getting frustrated with my kids, or co-workers, or friends and family for not doing everything I wish they would. If someone doesn't respond to me the way I want them to, I understand that it doesn't have anything to do with me. See more »


Inducted into the Texas Film Hall of Fame in Austin, Texas on March 10, 2016. See more »

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