skip navigation
Ruby Dee

Ruby Dee

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (0)

Also Known As: Died: June 11, 2014
Born: October 27, 1924 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY

Cast (feature film)

5. Video Girl (2011)
7. America (2009)
8. Steam (2008)
10. All About Us (2007)
11. Naming Number Two (2006)
13. Taking Back Our Town (2001) as Emelda West.
14. Finding Buck McHenry (2000) as Mrs Henry.
15. Storm in Summer, A (2000) as Grandmother.
17. Baby Geniuses (1999) as Margo.
18. Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (1999) as Annie Elizabeth "Bessie" Delany.
19. Passing Glory (1999) as Mommit Porter.
22. Wall, The (1998) as Mrs Mitchell ("The Badge").
23. Simple Wish, A (1997) as Hortense.
25. Tuesday Morning Ride (1996) as Jennie.
26. Mr. and Mrs. Loving (1996) as Sophia.
27. Just Cause (1995) as Evangeline Ferguson.
28. Cop And A Half (1993) as Rachel.
29. Color Adjustment (1991) as Narration.
30. Jungle Fever (1991) as Lucinda Purify.
31. Court-martial Of Jackie Robinson, The (1990) as Mallie Robinson.
32. Decoration Day (1990) as Rowena.
33. Love At Large (1990) as Corinne Dart.
34. Do the Right Thing (1989) as Mother Sister.
35. Making "Do the Right Thing" (1989) as Herself.
36. Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984) as Mrs Grimes.
37. Wild Style (1983)
38. Cat People (1981) as Female.
39. All God's Children (1980) as Irene Whitfield.
40. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sing (1979) as Grandmother Baxter.
41. Countdown at Kusini (1976) as Leah Matanzima.
42. It's Good to Be Alive (1974) as Ruthe Campanella.
43. Black Girl (1972) as Netta's mother .
44. Buck and the Preacher (1972) as Ruth .
45. Sheriff, The (1971) as Sue-Anne Lucas.
47. Uptight (1968) as Laurie .
48. The Incident (1967) as Joan Robinson .
49. The Balcony (1963) as Thief .
50. Gone Are the Days! (1963) as Lutiebelle .
51. A Raisin in the Sun (1961) as Ruth Younger .
52. Take a Giant Step (1960) as Christine .
53. Virgin Island (1960) as Ruth.
54. St. Louis Blues (1958) as Elizabeth .
55. Edge of the City (1957) as Lucy Tyler .
56. Go Man Go (1954) as Irma Jackson .
57. The Tall Target (1951) as Rachel .
58. No Way Out (1950) as Connie .
59. The Jackie Robinson Story (1950) as Rae Robinson [earlier known as Rae Isum] .
60. The Fight Never Ends (1948) as Janey .
61. What a Guy (1947) as Hotel owner, maybe [Mrs. Ruby Dawson] .
62. That Man of Mine (1946) as Joan .

Writer (feature film)

63. Uptight (1968) as Screenwriter.

Director (special)

64. 85-Year-Old Swinger, The (1987) as Director.
65. Letter to Booker T., A (1987) as Director.
66. My Man Bovanne (1987) as Director.

Cast (special)

69. Civil Rights Heroes (2001) as Interviewee.
70. Intimate Portrait: Rosa Parks (2001) as Interviewee.
71. Amsterdam News: Stories of Black New York (2000) as Interviewee.
72. SAG Awards Show (1999) as Live Achievement Award Recepient.
74. God's Gonna Trouble the Water (1998) as Narration.
75. Porgy and Bess: An American Voice (1998) as Narration.
78. NYTV: By the People Who Made It (1998) as Interviewee.
80. Sidney Poitier: The Defiant One (1997) as Interviewee.
81. Mississippi, America (1996) as Narration.
82. Edgar Allan Poe: Terror of the Soul (1995) as Narration.
83. Whitewash (1994) as Voice Of Mrs Calloway.
84. After Goodbye: An AIDS Story (1994) as Narration.
85. 48th Annual Tony Awards, The (1994) as Presenter.
90. Nigerian Art: Kindred Spirits (1990) as Narration.
92. Zora Is My Name! (1990) as Zora Neale Hurston.
93. Crazy Hattie Enters the Ice Age (1987) as Hattie Perkins.
94. Letter to Booker T., A (1987) as Host ("Ossie & Ruby"); Mary Terrell.
95. Alice in Wonder (1987) as Alice Weatherscott.
96. Crown Dick (1987) as Johnson'S Mother.
97. Treemonisha (1986) as Narrator.
99. Windows on Women (1985) as Host.
100. D.H.O. (1973) as Dr Bianca Pearson; Staff Member.

Writer (special)

102. Zora Is My Name! (1990) as Writer.
103. Crazy Hattie Enters the Ice Age (1987) as Writer.

Producer (special)

104. Crown Dick (1987) as Executive Producer.
105. 85-Year-Old Swinger, The (1987) as Producer.
106. Letter to Booker T., A (1987) as Producer.
107. Crazy Hattie Enters the Ice Age (1987) as Producer.
108. Alice in Wonder (1987) as Producer.
109. My Man Bovanne (1987) as Producer.
110. Refrigerator (1987) as Producer.
111. Mama (1987) as Producer.
112. Martin Luther King: The Dream and the Drum (1986) as Executive Producer.

Misc. Crew (special)

113. James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket (1989) as Assistance.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

114. Feast of All Saints, The (2001) as Elsie Claviere.
115. Stephen King's The Stand (1994) as Mother Abagail.
116. Ernest Green Story, The (1993) as Mrs Wilson.
117. Windmills Of The Gods (1988) as Dorothy Stone.
118. Atlanta Child Murders, The (1985) as Faye Williams.
119. Roots: The Next Generations (1979) as Queen Haley.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

120. Gore Vidal's Lincoln (1988) as Elizabeth Keckley.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

121. Steadfast Tin Soldier (2000) as Voice Of Grandma.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute