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Carol Lynn Maillard
Born 1951 (age 58–59)
Origin Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Instruments Voice
Years active 1973-present
Associated acts Sweet Honey in the Rock

Carol Lynn Maillard (b. 1951) is an African American actress, singer and composer. She was one of the founding members of the a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock.



Early life and education

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Maillard graduated from The Catholic University of America in 1973.


Her acting credits include roles on Broadway (Eubie, Comin' Uptown, Beehive); off-Broadway (in several Negro Ensemble Company productions and in the New York Shakespeare Festival); television ( For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf[1], Hallelujah!); and film (Beloved, Thirty to Life). Maillard has also been a guest vocalist for artists Horace Silver and Betty Buckley.

Marriage and children

Maillard has a son, Jordan.


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