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Daveed Daniele Diggs (born January 24, 1982) is an American act...

wikipedia - 20 Jul 2018
Daveed Daniele Diggs (born January 24, 1982) is an American actor and rapper. He is the vocalist of the hip hop group clipping., and originated the role of Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson in the 2015 musical Hamilton, for which he won a Grammy Award and a Tony Award in 2016.
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Song by Daveed Diggs' rap group to become a novel in 2019

San Francisco Chronicle - 14 Aug 2018
First the rap song, and now the book. “The Deep,” performed by Daveed Diggs' group Clipping, will become a novel of the same name — a story of an underwater society of people whose ancestors were pregnant Africans thrown into the ocean by slavers.
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Daveed Diggs Biography

Biography - 31 Jul 2018
Born in 1982 in Oakland, California, Daveed Diggs is a singer, rapper and actor who is best known for playing the original roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in the 2015-2016 Broadway production of Hamilton. In 2016 Diggs won a Tony ...
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Daveed Diggs thought 'Hamilton' craze would last six months

Page Six - 17 Jul 2018
I'm Hamilton'd out. This whole column's about Alexander. We start with no dude you'd miss in a crowd. Daveed Diggs. His new movie's “Blindspotting” and he makes Times Square look like a ConEd failure. Big hair, gold-topped teeth, ruffled lavender shirt ...
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Daveed Diggs' 'Blindspotting' is a serious buddy comedy

Richmond.com - 28 Jul 2018
Fresh on the heels of “Sorry to Bother You,” here's another inventive, refreshing, funny, heart-wrenching movie about Oakland. Written by and starring Oakland natives Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal, it's a riff on intersecting stories of race and class ...
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Spoken Like a Poet: Daveed Diggs on Blindspotting

BeatRoute Magazine - 08 Aug 2018
VANCOUVER – “The great thing about shooting in the city,” says Daveed Diggs, “is that it gives you everything that you do.” Diggs and lifelong friend Rafael Casal return to their hometown of Oakland as stars and writers of the new film Blindspotting.
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Capsule reviews of feature films

Virginian-Pilot - 16 Aug 2018
Timely movie about an Oakland man (Daveed Diggs) whose parole is jeopardized by his rambunctious best friend (Rafael Casal). A comedy with very serious undertones that takes a sidelong look at gentrification, aggressive policing, undercut somewhat by a ...
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Daveed Diggs Talks Acting, 'Hamilton' & Winning the Tony

Just Jared - 30 Jul 2018
Daveed Diggs is featured in W's Annual TV Portfolio Volume 4 2018, out now. Here's what the 36-year-old actor had to say… On acting and Hamilton: “I was born in Oakland, California. Since I was a kid, I have been acting in plays. The only musical I've ...
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Daveed Diggs The Exclaim! Questionnaire

Exclaim! - 24 Jul 2018
Oakland-born actor, rapper and writer Daveed Diggs is not exactly easy to pigeonhole. Musically, he's as likely to be found experimenting with the edges of hip-hop in the Sub Pop act clipping. or delivering family-friendly raps about American history ...
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'Blindspotting' is buddy film infused with rap

gulfnews.com - 04 Aug 2018
Daveed Diggs was busy. Too busy. The actor was doing eight shows a week as Jefferson/Lafayette in the Broadway sensation Hamilton, and wasn't answering his emails. So there was only one thing his writing partner and creative soulmate, Rafael Casal, ...
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A lifelong friendship fuels the chemistry of 'Blindspotting'

Worcester Telegram - 29 Jul 2018
NEW YORK — Daveed Diggs was busy. Too busy. The actor was doing eight shows a week as Jefferson/Lafayette in the Broadway sensation “Hamilton,” and wasn't answering his emails. So there was only one thing his writing partner and creative soulmate, ...

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