Alicia Keys is an American musician, singer, songwriter and actress. She started her career with music, and eventually turned to acting with TV series’ in the 90s. One of the most talented artists, she designed her acting career thoughtfully, and made her film debut in late 2000s with the Ben Affleck starrer ‘Smokin’ Aces’, which turned out to be a commercial and critical success. She extended her filmography with her further roles in many films and TV series’.
Although she concentrated on her thriving musical career more, she took the opportunities to star in some interesting acting projects and became part of some notable films such as ‘Girl Rising’, ‘Let me In’ and ‘The Gospel’. Apart from her film acting projects, she did the duties of judge and mentor for several music talent shows such as ‘The Voice of Germany’, ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’, ‘The Voice’ and ‘The X Factor Australia’.
However, she has kept her acting projects to a minimum, as she had a fairly success musical career and her best career achievements are the hit albums such as ‘The Diary of Alicia Keys’, ‘Songs in a Minor’, ‘Here’ and ‘The Girl on Fire’.
The Secret Life of Bees is an American drama film which tells the story of a teen girl who runs away to a small town in South Carolina to know the truth about her mother. She soon finds a group of women who may have a connection to her past.
Small-time conman and magician Buddy "Aces" Israel seeks immunity deal with FBI in exchange for testifying against ailing mob boss Primo Sparazza, who in turn declares million dollar bounty on the snitch. "Aces" soon becomes the target of a number of dangerous assassins, including a hitman, two hitwomen, a torture expert, a neo-Nazi, and the mysterious The Swede.
Annie Braddock, a just-graduated New Jersey girl, gets hired as nanny by wealthy Manhattan family, the X’s. She soon discovers that it’s not easy working for the dysfunctional family, manage her bratty charge Grayer and still maintain her sanity. Knowing that the previous nanny was fired for dating; can she possibly think about the neighborhood guy who is showing interest in her?
Alicia Keys Awards
|Winner||Best R&B Album||2014|
|Winner||Best Rap/Sung Collaboration||2011|
|Winner||Best Female R&B Vocal Performance||2009|
|Winner||Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group||2005|
|Winner||Best R&B Song||2005|
|Winner||Best R&B Album||2005|
|Winner||Best R&B Vocal Performance - Female||2005|
|Winner||Best Rap Song||2011|
|Winner||Best Female R&B Vocal Performance||2008|
|Winner||Best R&B Song||2008|
|Winner||Best Female R&B Vocal Performance||2005|
|Winner||Best R&B Album||2002|
|Winner||Best New Artist||2002|
|Winner||Best R&B Song||2002|
|Winner||Song of the Year||2002|
|Winner||Best Female R&B Vocal Performance||2002|
|Alicia Keys: Karma||Best R&B Video||2005|
|Alicia Keys: If I Ain't Got You||Best R&B Video||2004|
|Alicia Keys: Fallin'||Best New Artist in a Video||2001|