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Lynn Whitfield

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lynn Whitfield (born May 6, 1953) is an American actress. Whitfield began her acting career in television and theatre, before progressing to supporting roles in film. She won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special and a NAACP Image Award for her performance as Josephine Baker in the HBO movie The Josephine Baker Story (1991). She also won NAACP Image awards for her work in Touched by an Angel (1998), The Planet of Junior Brown (2000) and Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (2004). Her film work includes performances in A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996), Eve's Bayou (1997), The Cheetah Girls (2003), Madea's Family Reunion (2006), and The Cheetah Girls 2 (2006). Description above from the Wikipedia article Lynn Whitfield, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lynn Whitfield (born May 6, 1953) is an American actress. Whitfield began her acting career in television and theatre, before progressing to supporting roles in film. She won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special and a NAACP Image Award for her performance as Josephine Baker in the HBO movie The Josephine Baker Story (1991). She also won NAACP Image awards for her work in Touched by an Angel (1998), The Planet of Junior Brown (2000) and Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (2004). Her film work includes performances in A Thin Line Between Love and Hate (1996), Eve's Bayou (1997), The Cheetah Girls (2003), Madea's Family Reunion (2006), and The Cheetah Girls 2 (2006). Description above from the Wikipedia article Lynn Whitfield, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
May 6, 1953 In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
58
First Appeared:
In the movie Wer den Wind sät 1960-06-24
Latest Project:
Movie Alte Zöpfe 2018-09-21
Known For
Poster of Lonely Boy
Poster of Abschied - Brechts letzter Sommer
Poster of State of Emergency
Poster of A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story
Filmography
Movie Alte Zöpfe Paulette Jones 2018-09-21
Movie 24 Hour Love Cynthia 2013-03-19
Movie Der Preis des Glaubens Vanessa 2013-04-26
Movie Lonely Boy Dr. Christine Nolan 2013-03-02
Movie The Last Letter Lorraine 2013-12-17
Movie The Dempsey Sisters Olivia Norman 2013-11-02
Movie And Then There Was You Sophia Brent 2013-10-19
Movie Battlefield America Ms. Parker 2012-06-01
Movie Somebody's Child Constance 2012-08-11
Movie The Redemption of a Dog Francine 2012-08-28
Movie Mama, I Want to Sing! Lillian Winter 2011-01-19
Series Bernhard, Schavuit van Oranje Victoria 2011-05-17
Movie Jackass 3D Unknown 2010-10-15
Movie Lieber verliebt Laura Reilly 2009-09-16
Series FlashForward Unknown 2009-09-24
Movie Kings of the Evening Gracie 2008-01-01
Movie Malos hábitos 2007-03-24
Movie Das verrückte Familienfest Victoria 2006-02-24
Series Shark Unknown 2006-09-21
Movie Cheetah Girls: Auf Nach Spanien Dorothea Garibaldi 2006-07-31
Series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Movie Redemption – Früchte des Zorns Barbara Becnel 2004-03-03
Movie Head of State Debra Lassiter 2003-03-28
Movie Cheetah Girls - Wir werden Popstars Dorothea Garibaldi 2003-08-15
Movie A Time for Dancing Linda Derricks, the Dance Teacher 2002-09-06
Series Without a Trace – Spurlos verschwunden Unknown 2002-09-26
Movie Abschied - Brechts letzter Sommer Unknown 2000-05-14
Series Boston Public Unknown 2000-10-23
Movie The Color of Courage 1999-02-10
Movie Dangerous Evidence Lori Jackson 1999-04-11
Movie Deep in My Heart Corrine Burrell 1999-02-14
Movie The Wedding Corinne Coles 1998-02-22
Movie Der 100.000 Dollar Fisch Angie 1997-05-30
Movie The Planet of Junior Brown Mrs. Brown 1997-09-06
Movie Eve's Bayou - Im Bann der Lügen Roz Batiste 1997-09-07
Movie Mister Bombastic Brandi 1996-04-04
Series The Cosby Mysteries 1994-01-31
Movie State of Emergency Dehlia Johnson 1994-02-21
Movie Taking the Heat Carolyn Hunter 1993-06-06
Series Martin Unknown 1992-08-27
Movie The Josephine Baker Story Josephine Baker 1991-03-16
Movie A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story 1991-04-02
Series HeartBeat Dr. Cory Banks 1988-03-23
Movie Dead Aim Sheila Freeman 1987-01-02
Movie Der weiße Hai IV - Die Abrechnung Louisa 1987-07-17
Movie The George McKenna Story Bobbie Maxwell 1986-11-11
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie The Slugger's Wife Tina Alvarado 1985-03-29
Movie Silverado Rae 1985-07-10
Movie Staying Alive Unknown 1983-07-11
Movie Dr. Detroit Thelma Cleland 1983-05-06
Series Trauma Center Unknown 1983-09-22
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1982-03-25
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Series Polizeirevier Hill Street Unknown 1981-01-15
Series Sherlock Holmes Bee 1967-10-01
Series Public Eye Sgt. Ladd 1965-01-23
Movie Wer den Wind sät Unknown 1960-06-24