Uzoamaka Nwanneka "Uzo" Aduba is an American actress and singer. She provided the voice for Bismuth in the Steven Universe franchise, as well as Khadijah in "Bismuth Casual". She was replaced by Miriam Hyman for the last three episodes of Steven Universe Future for unknown reasons.
She was born in February 1981 in Boston and went on to attend Boston University on an athletics scholarship. While there, the voice major fell in love with acting and moved to New York City after graduation to pursue a career on the stage.
- Uzoamaka's first name is quite unique. as it means "the road is good" in her mother's native Nigeria.
- Before Uzo Aduba found success in Hollywood, she honed her skills by hitting the stage. She made her Broadway debut in 2007 playing Toby in Coram Boy.
- Uzo Aduba is known for her role as Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren on the Netflix television series Orange Is the New Black, and as the hippogriff/seapony leader Queen Novo in My Little Pony The Movie.