Awards & Winners

Fayard Nicholas

Date of Birth 20-October-1914
Place of Birth Mobile
(Mobile County, Alabama, United States of America, Area code 251)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Fayard Antonio Nicholas, The Nicholas Brothers, Nicholas Brothers
Profession Actor, Dancer, Choreographer
Fayard Antonio Nicholas was an American choreographer, dancer and actor. He, along with his brother Harold, made up the Nicholas Brothers tap-dance duo who starred in the MGM musicals An All-Colored Vaudeville Show, Stormy Weather, The Pirate, The Five Heartbeats and Hard Four. Fayard along with his brother Harold also starred in the 20th Century-Fox musicals "Down Argentine Way", "Sun Valley Serenade", and "Orchestra Wives". Fayard Nicholas was a member of the Bahá'í Faith. Fayard was inducted into the National Museum of Dance C.V. Whitney Hall of Fame in 2001, along with his brother Harold Nicholas.

Awards by Fayard Nicholas

Check all the awards nominated and won by Fayard Nicholas.


Grammy Hall of Fame Award
Honored for : St. Louis Woman (1946 original Broadway cast)


Tony Award for Best Choreography
Honored for : Black and Blue

Nominations 1989 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Tony Award for Best Choreography Black and Blue