skip navigation
Lena Horne

Lena Horne



TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (4)

Recent DVDs

Words And... Mickey Rooney and Tom Drake play real-life songwriting geniuses Lorenz Hart and... more info $5.99was $19.98 Buy Now

The Wiz DVD ... A fantastical retelling of L. Frank Baum's classic novel "The Wonderful Wizard... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

Ziegfeld... It's hard to pack so many stars into one musical, but somehow "Ziegfeld Follies"... more info $5.99was $19.98 Buy Now

Till The... Songwriter Jerome Kern recalls his career on the opening night of his "Show... more info $5.99was $12.98 Buy Now

Broadway... Broadway producer Jonnie Demming is ready to out-razzle and out-dazzle ’em all... more info $11.99was $17.99 Buy Now

The Wiz... MORE > $11.99 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now blu-ray

Also Known As: Died: May 9, 2010
Born: June 30, 1917 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


grandfather: Edwin Horne. Lobbyist. Co-founded United Colored Democracy; helped raise Horne.
grandmother: Cora Horne. Helped raised Horne.
father: Ted Horne. Divorced from Horne's mother c. 1920; reunited with Horne in the 1930s; died in 1970.
mother: Edna Scotchron. Actor. Member of Harlem's Lafayette stock company; divorced from Horne's father c. 1920.
daughter: Gail Lumet Buckley. Writer. Born c. 1937 married to writer Kevin Buckley; formerly married to film director Sidney Lumet.
son: Teddy Jones. Born c. 1940; died c. 1970 of kidney failure at age 30; survived by three children.
granddaughter: Jenny Lumet. Actor. Gave birth to Horne's great-grandson c. 1995.
great-grandson: Jacob Cannavale. Born c. 1995; mother, Jenny Lumet.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute