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Margaret Avery

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Birth Place: Oklahoma, USA Profession: singer, actor

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Attractive character actress who earned an Oscar nomination for her role as Danny Glover's singer-mistress Shug Avery, in "The Color Purple" (1985).

Attractive character actress who earned an Oscar nomination for her role as Danny Glover's singer-mistress Shug Avery, in "The Color Purple" (1985).

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3.
 Lord Help Us (2007)
4.
 Second to Die (2002)
5.
 White Man's Burden (1995) Megan Thomas
6.
 Set Up, The (1995) Olivia Dubois
7.
 Lightning in a Bottle (1994) Dr Sierheed
8.
 Mardi Gras for the Devil (1993) Miss Sadie
10.
 Return of Superfly (1990) Francine
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1972:
Feature film debut, "Cool Breeze"
1972:
TV-movie debut in the Steven Spielberg directed, "Something Evil"
1978:
TV series debut, "A.E.S Hudson Street"
1985:
Nominated for an Oscar for her supporting role in "The Color Purple"
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