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Sammy Williams

  • Birthplace: Trenton, New Jersey
  • Birthday: November 13
Date of passing: 
March 17, 2018

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Sammy Williams was an American actor.

He was best known for his role as Paul in the musical A Chorus Line, for which he won Broadway's 1976 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical.

Williams had never before played a speaking role on the stage. He later developed his professional experiences into a solo show, And the Winner Is, which he performed around the country.

After relocating from New York, he became a choreographer, director and actor in Los Angeles.

Williams died March 17, 2018, in Los Angeles, California. He was 69.

Sammy Williams was an American actor.

He was best known for his role as Paul in the musical A Chorus Line, for which he won Broadway's 1976 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical.

Williams had never before played a speaking role on the stage. He later developed his professional experiences into a solo show, And the Winner Is, which he performed around the country.

After relocating from New York, he became a choreographer, director and actor in Los Angeles.

Williams died March 17, 2018, in Los Angeles, California. He was 69.

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Sammy Williams

Sammy Williams

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