I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars. — Og Mandino

po_Carter-NellNell Carter (September 13, 1948 – January 23, 2003) was an American singer and actress.

Carter won a Tony Award for her performance in the Broadway musical Ain’t Misbehavin’, as well as an Emmy Award for her reprisal of the role on television.

From 1981 to 1987, Carter starred in the NBC sitcom Gimme a Break!. She received two Emmy and two Golden Globe nominations for her work on the series.