In Loving Memory of Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Corwin Hawkins (aka Amazing Grace) passed in August of 1994, a little more than three and a half months before his feature film debut in Keenen Ivory Wayans’s A Low Down Dirty Shame was released. As an in-drag stand-up comedian, Amazing Grace made multiple appearances on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam and BET’s Comic View.

Accomplishments

National Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 1992

Miss Gay Texas America 1992
Prelim to Miss Gay America

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Texas America 1991
Prelim to Miss Gay America


1986 Show Ad Featuring Amazing Grace


 

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  1. Corwin Hawkins (aka Amazing Grace) passed in August of 1994, a little more than three and a half months before his feature film debut in Keenen Ivory Wayans’s A Low Down Dirty Shame was released. As an in-drag stand-up comedian, Amazing Grace made multiple appearances on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam and BET’s Comic View.

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