Chandra Wilson is an American actress and director born in 1969 in Houston, Texas. Wilson is popular for her portrayal of Dr. Miranda Bailey in the ABC drama Grey’s Anatomy. She has also appeared in television shows such as The Sopranos, Private Practice, Sex and the City, The Cosby Show and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. Some of the movies she has been featured in include Philadelphia, Head of State, Frankie and Alice and A Single Woman. Wilson and her husband have two daughters and a son.