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||May 2, 1998
||October 16, 1912
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RATE AND COMMENT
Refused to speak in stereotypical dialect in "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" and changed some of her lines
Began working at the Musart Theatre in Los Angeles
Earned a professional artist award from the California Educational Theatre Association
Film debut in "Burning Cross"
Had a leading role in "The Well"
Inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame in Oakland, CA
Made her stage debut as Honey in "Deep Are the Roots" at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles, CA
Named Woman of the Year by the "Los Angeles Sentinel"
Was artist in residence at Stanford University
Appeared in the ABC miniseries "Roots: The Next Generation"