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Also Known As: Frances Helen Brown Died: June 17, 1997
Born: June 11, 1924 Cause of Death: cerebral hemorrhage
Birth Place: Yonkers, New York, USA Profession: actor, director

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Juror, The (1996) Housewife
2.
 Clockers (1995) Gloria
3.
 Crooklyn (1994) Aunt Song
4.
 Distinguished Gentleman, The (1992) Grandma
6.
 Malcolm X (1992) Woman Outside Audubon Ballroom
7.
 Citizen Cohn (1992) First Annie Lee Moss
8.
 Five Corners (1987) Waitress
9.
 Desperate (1987)
10.
 Enemy Territory (1987) Elva Briggs
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1955:
Stage debut as Dolly May in "The Wisteria Tress"
1988:
Appeared in "You Have Come Back"
1990:
Starred in Leslie Lee's play "Ground People"

Education

American Theatre Wing: New York , New York - 1949 - 1952

Notes

An artist in residence at City College from 1973 through 1977

Won the Negro Ensemble Company's Adolph Caesar award in 1987

Recipient of two Audelco Awards which honor achievement in black theater: best actress award in 1978 for "Do Lord Remember Me" and best director in 1983 for "Hospice"

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husband:
Robert Standfield. Married in 1941 until his death in 1977.
husband:
Morton Goldsen. Second husband; married for 14 years.

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sister:
Beverly Tate.
son:
Terrell Foster.

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