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Lynn Whitfield

Lynn Whitfield

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    • May 6th, 1953
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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Filmography

Acting (32 Credits)

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2021Vacation Friends as Suzanne
2020Tales from the Hood 3 as Marie Benoît
2018Nappily Ever After as Paulette Jones
2017Espionage Tonight as Sydney Greenstreet
2016Greenleaf as Lady Mae Greenleaf
2014Lap Dance as Momma Pearl
2013King's Faith as Vanessa
2013Lonely Boy as Dr. Christine Nolan
2012Battlefield America as Ms. Parker
2011All Things Fall Apart as Bee
2009The Rebound as Laura Reilly
2008The Women as Glenda Hill
2006Madea's Family Reunion as Victoria
2006Confessions as Dr. Page
2006The Cheetah Girls 2 as Dorothea Garibaldi
2004Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story as Barbara Becnel
2003Head of State as Debra Lassiter
2003The Cheetah Girls as Dorothea Garibaldi
2002A Time for Dancing as Linda Derricks, the Dance Teacher
2001A Girl Thing as Nia Morgan
1998The Wedding as Corinne Coles
1998Stepmom as Dr. P. Sweikert
1997Gone Fishin' as Angie
1997Eve's Bayou as Roz Batiste
1996A Thin Line Between Love and Hate as Brandi
1994In the Army Now as Sgt. Ladd
1991The Josephine Baker Story as Josephine Baker
1987Jaws: The Revenge as Louisa
1986The George McKenna Story as Bobbie Maxwell
1985The Slugger's Wife as Tina Alvarado
1985Silverado as Rae
1983Doctor Detroit as Thelma Cleland

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