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Lea DeLaria

Performer

About this Artist

LEA DeLARIA currently appears as Big Boo on the hit Netflix show, Orange is the New Black. The role has garnered her three SAG Awards. Her other TV credits include Showtime’s Californication, Comedy Central’s Broad City, CBC’s Baroness Von Sketch, NBC’s Law & Order: SVU, Will and Grace and Friends. Selected film credits include The First Wives Club, Dear Dumb Diary, and Edge of Seventeen, along with Pixar’s upcoming Cars 3. DeLaria appeared on Broadway as Eddie/Dr. Scott in The Rocky Horror Show and as Hildy in the Public Theatre’s On the Town (Obie, Theatre World Awards). Lea has five records on the Warner Jazz and Classics label; her sixth, House of David, was released in 2015.

Photo: Sophy Holland