Biography

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 51

Birthday 1920-07-12

Day of Death 2000-09-14

Place of Birth -

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2003 Beah: A Black Woman Speaks as Herself
1998 Beloved as Baby Suggs, aka Grandma Baby
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1994 ER (11 episodes)
1994 Out of Darkness as Mrs. Cooper
1993 The John Larroquette Show (1 episode)
1992 Hearts Afire (53 episodes) as Miss Lula
1989 Family Matters (1 episode)
1989 Drugstore Cowboy as Drug Counselor
1989 Homer and Eddie as Linda Cervi
1987 Beauty and the Beast (5 episodes)
1987 Frank's Place (1 episode)
1986 Inside Out as Verna
1986 Designing Women (3 episodes)
1986 L.A. Law (2 episodes)
1986 As Summers Die as Elvira Backus
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1986 Acceptable Risks
1985 227 (2 episodes)
1985 And the Children Shall Lead as Miss Annie
1984 Murder, She Wrote (2 episodes)
1984 Highway to Heaven (1 episode)
1984 Punky Brewster (1 episode)
1984 Hunter (2 episodes)
1983 The Hitchhiker (1 episode)
1982 St. Elsewhere (1 episode)
1981 Hill Street Blues (2 episodes)
1980 A Christmas Without Snow as Wendell's Grandma
1980 Palmerstown, U.S.A. (1 episode)
1979 Banjo the Woodpile Cat as Zazu
1979 The Facts of Life (1 episode)
1979 Roots: The Next Generations (7 episodes) as Cynthia Palmer
1978 Vega$ (1 episode)
1975 Mahogany as Florence
1973 A Dream for Christmas as Grandma Bessie
1973 Outrage as Thelma
1972 The Biscuit Eater as Charity Tomlin
1972 Sanford and Son (2 episodes)
1970 The Great White Hope as Mama Tiny
1969 The Bill Cosby Show (1 episode)
1969 Room 222 (1 episode)
1968 Hawaii Five-O (2 episodes)
1967 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner as Mrs. Prentice
1967 In the Heat of the Night as Mama Caleba
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1967 Hurry Sundown as Rose Scott
1965 The Big Valley (2 episodes)
1963 Gone Are the Days! as Idella Landy
1962 The Miracle Worker as Viney
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1959 Take a Giant Step as May Scott

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