Emmy winner Sheryl Lee Ralph stopped by Good Morning America to chat about what to expect on season 3 of the hit ABC sitcom show, Abbott Elementary! Its such a great show and Broadway legend Sheryl gave us an idea of what to expect this time around! Sheryl has also slimmed down just a bit and it looks wonderful on her! Sheryl Lee Ralph was born on December 30, 1956, in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. Ralph made her Broadway debut in the musical “Dreamgirls” in 1981. Her performance as Deena Jones earned her a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical. In addition to her success on Broadway, Ralph has had a prolific career in film and television. She has appeared in numerous movies and TV shows, including “Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit,” “Moesha,” and “Ray Donovan.”
Ralph, 67, is known for her advocacy work, particularly in raising awareness about HIV/AIDS. She co-founded the DIVA (Divinely Inspired Victoriously Anointed) Foundation, which focuses on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention. She authored the book “Redefining Diva: Life Lessons from the Original Dreamgirl,” where she shares insights and lessons from her life and career. Ralph has been actively involved in various charitable causes, including organizations that support children and women’s rights. In recognition of her contributions to the entertainment industry and her advocacy work, Ralph has received several awards and honors throughout her career. Overall, Sheryl Lee Ralph is not only a talented actress and performer but also a dedicated advocate and philanthropist. I’ve had the pleasure of meeting her a few years ago, she was super sweet too! See a video clip below!