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Also Known As: Died: June 11, 2014
Born: October 27, 1922 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY

Cast (feature film)

6. Video Girl (2011)
7. America (2009)
8. Steam (2008)
10. All About Us (2007)
11. Naming Number Two (2006)
12. Taking Back Our Town (2006) as Emelda West.
14. Storm in Summer, A (2000) as Grandmother.
15. Finding Buck McHenry (2000) as Mrs Henry.
17. Baby Geniuses (1999) as Margo.
18. Passing Glory (1999) as Mommit Porter.
20. Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (1999) as Annie Elizabeth "Bessie" Delany.
22. Wall, The (1998) as Mrs Mitchell ("The Badge").
23. Simple Wish, A (1997) as Hortense.
24. Mr. and Mrs. Loving (1996) as Sophia.
25. Tuesday Morning Ride (1996) as Jennie.
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. Decoration Day (1990) as Rowena.
32. Love At Large (1990) as Corinne Dart.
33. Court-martial Of Jackie Robinson, The (1990) as Mallie Robinson.
34. Making "Do the Right Thing" (1989) as Herself.
35. Do the Right Thing (1989) as Mother Sister.
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. Gone Are the Days! (1963) as Lutiebelle .
50. The Balcony (1963) as Thief .
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. The Jackie Robinson Story (1950) as Rae Robinson [earlier known as Rae Isum] .
59. No Way Out (1950) as Connie .
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. My Man Bovanne (1987) as Director.
65. Letter to Booker T., A (1987) as Director.
66. 85-Year-Old Swinger, The (1987) as Director.

Cast (special)

69. Intimate Portrait: Rosa Parks (2001) as Interviewee.
70. Civil Rights Heroes (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. Porgy and Bess: An American Voice (1998) as Narration.
76. God's Gonna Trouble the Water (1998) as Narration.
79. 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. My Man Bovanne (1987) as Producer.
106. Refrigerator (1987) as Producer.
107. 85-Year-Old Swinger, The (1987) as Producer.
108. Mama (1987) as Producer.
109. Alice in Wonder (1987) as Producer.
110. Letter to Booker T., A (1987) as Producer.
111. Crazy Hattie Enters the Ice Age (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.

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