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  • Writer's pictureLa'Chris Jordan

(Houston Press) TSU Honors Edwin Lee Gibson With Award for Distinguished Achievement in Acting

Two Texas Southern University theater legends who exemplify excellence and commitment to their craft are being recognized on April 13 when the first annual Dianne Jemison Pollard Award for Distinguished Achievement in Acting is given to Edwin Lee Gibson.

Best known for his work as Ebraheim, one of the cooks in the multi-award-winning FX series, The Bear, Gibson (TSU math major and theater minor) boasts a 42-year career with over 104 professional productions including Fetch Clay, Make Man for which he recently received a Best Lead Performance nomination from the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle.

Read article in The Houston Press.


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