Alfre Woodard

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Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 83
Alfre Woodard is an American actress, producer, and political activist. She has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of her generation. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Grammy Award and 18 times for an Emmy Award and has also won a Golden Globe Award and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Alfre Woodard is an American actress, producer, and political activist. She has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of her generation. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Grammy Award and 18 times for an Emmy Award and has also won a Golden Globe Award and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Born

Saturday, 08 November 1952

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Actress Filmography

Salem's Lot Dr. Cody 2022
The Gray Man Margaret Cahill 2022
The Porter Fay 2022
Marvel's Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Mimi 2022
Fatherhood Marian / Marion 2021
Dreamland: The Burning of Black Wall Street Mary Parrish (voice) 2021
No Small Matter Narrator / Narrator (voice) 2020
See Paris 2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show Self - Guest 2019
The Lion King Sarabi (voice) / Sarabi 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Salem's Lot Dr. Cody 2022
The Gray Man Margaret Cahill 2022
The Porter Fay 2022
Marvel's Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Mimi 2022
Fatherhood Marian / Marion 2021
Dreamland: The Burning of Black Wall Street Mary Parrish (voice) 2021
No Small Matter Narrator / Narrator (voice) 2020
See Paris 2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show Self - Guest 2019
The Lion King Sarabi (voice) / Sarabi 2019
Clemency Warden Bernadine Williams / Bernadine Williams 2019
Juanita Juanita 2019
Saint Judy Judge Benton 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
So B. It Bernadette 2017
Burning Sands Professor Hughes 2017
A Series of Unfortunate Events Aunt Josephine 2017
Maya Angelou And Still I Rise Self - Actress / Herself 2016
Luke Cage Mariah Dillard 2016
Captain America: Civil War Miriam / Miriam Sharpe 2016
Mississippi Grind Sam / Bookmaker 2015
Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race Narrator 2015
Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band Mary Lou Williams 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Herself 2015
Knucklehead Sheila 2015
A Path Appears Herself 2015
Empire Renee 2015
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Self 2014
The 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Self 2014
State of Affairs President Constance Payton 2014
Annabelle Evelyn 2014
Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa Self 2014
The Last Ship Amy Granderson 2014
The Hadza: Last of the First Narrator 2014
And the Oscar Goes to... Self 2014
12 Years a Slave Mistress Shaw 2013
The Queen Latifah Show Self - Guest 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Makers: Women Who Make America Self 2013
Miracle Rising: South Africa 2013
Steel Magnolias Ouiser 2012
Steve Harvey Self - State of Affairs 2012
Copper Hattie Lemaster 2012
Oprah Prime Self 2012
Anderson Live Self - Guest 2011
The Talk Self - Guest 2010
Memphis Beat Lt. Tanya Rice / Lieutenant Tanya Rice 2010
Who Do You Think You Are? Self 2010
Black Panther Dondi Reece / Dora Milaje / Miss M'Buve / Queen Mother, Dondi Reece / Dora Milaje / Miss M'Buye, Dondi Reece / Dora Milaje / Miss M'Duve, Dondi Reece / Queen Mother, Queen Mother 2010
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots (voice) 2010
Three Rivers Dr. Sophia Jordan 2009
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Sundance Directors Lab Self 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self - Guest 2009
AmericanEast Angela Jensen 2008
Medal of Honor Narrator 2008
My Own Worst Enemy Mavis Heller, Mavis Heller / Helen 2008
Reach for Me Evelyn / Nurse Evelyn 2008
The Family That Preys Alice Pratt 2008
True Blood Ruby Jean Reynolds 2008
American Violet Alma Roberts 2008
Sweet Blackberry Presents Self - Narrator 2008
Pictures of Hollis Woods Edna Reilly 2007
Private Practice Dee Bennett 2007
Nefertiti and the Lost Dynasty Self - Narrator 2007
Rachael Ray Self - Guest 2006
The Megan Mullally Show Self - Guest 2006
King Leopold's Ghost Ilanga / Ilanga (voice) 2006
The 60th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 2006
Take the Lead Augustine James 2006
Something New Joyce McQueen 2006
The Water Is Wide Mrs. Brown 2006
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Inconceivable Dr. Lydia Crawford 2005
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Self 2005
Beauty Shop Ms. Josephine 2005
Grey's Anatomy Justine Campbell 2005
TV One on One Self 2004
Desperate Housewives Betty Applewhite 2004
The Forgotten Anne Pope / Det. Anne Pope 2004
A Wrinkle in Time Mrs. Whatsit 2003
Radio Principle Daniels / Principal Daniels 2003
The Singing Detective Chief of Staff 2003
The Core Stickley 2003
Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property Narrator 2003
Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives Reader 2003
The Wild Thornberrys Akela (Cheetah Mother) (voice) / Akela (Cheetah Mother) 2002
Searching for Debra Winger Self 2002
K-PAX Dr. Claudia Villars / Claudia Villars 2001
American Legends Polly - Narrator 2001
Holiday Heart Wanda Dean 2000
Half Past Autumn: The Life and Works of Gordon Parks Narrator 2000
John Henry Narrator / Polly / Narrator (voice) 2000
Lost Souls Dr. Allen 2000
Static Shock Jean Hawkins 2000
What's Cooking? Audrey Williams 2000
Dinosaur Plio (voice) / Plio 2000
Love & Basketball Camille Wright 2000
Mumford Lily 1999
Independent Lens Narrator / Self, Self - Narrator 1999
Funny Valentines Joyce May 1999
The Directors Self 1999
The Wishing Tree Clara 1999
Down in the Delta Loretta Sinclair / Loretta 1998
The View Herself - Guest 1997
Cadillac Desert Narrator 1997
The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue Maisie (voice) / Maisie 1997
The Practice Denise Freeman 1997
Follow Me Home Evey 1997
Miss Evers' Boys Eunice Evers, R.N. 1997
The Member of the Wedding Berenice Sadie Brown 1997
Star Trek: First Contact Lily / Lily Sloane 1996
A Step Toward Tomorrow Dr. Sadlin / Dr. Sandlin 1996
Adventures from the Book of Virtues Harriet Tubman 1996
The Daily Show Self 1996
Primal Fear Shoat / Judge Miriam Shoat 1996
Special Report: Journey to Mars Tamara O'Neil 1996
Gulliver's Travels Queen of Brobdingnag 1996
How to Make an American Quilt Marianna 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Winsome Bear 1995
The Piano Lesson Berniece Charles 1995
Extra with Billy Bush Self - Guest, Self - State of Affairs 1994
A Century of Women (voice) 1994
Crooklyn Carolyn / Carolyn Carmichael 1994
Dennis Miller Live Self - Guest 1994
Race to Freedom: The Underground Railroad Harriet Tubman 1994
Blue Chips Lavada McRae 1994
Bopha! Rosie Mangena 1993
Frasier Edna 1993
Heart and Souls Penny Washington 1993
The 65th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1993
Homicide: Life on the Street Dr. Roxanne Turner 1993
Passion Fish Chantelle 1992
Rich in Love Rhody Poole 1992
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag Ann 1992
HBO First Look Self 1992
Grand Canyon Jane 1991
Blue Bayou Jessica Filley 1990
A Mother's Courage: The Mary Thomas Story Mary Thomas 1989
Miss Firecracker Popeye Jackson 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Herself - Guest 1989
Scrooged Grace Cooley 1988
American Experience Self - Narrator 1988
Mandela Winnie Mandela 1987
Unnatural Causes Maude DeVictor 1986
L.A. Law Adrianne Moore 1986
Extremities Patricia 1986
American Masters Self - Actress 1986
Sara Rozalyn Dupree 1985
Words by Heart Claudie Sills 1985
Black Hollywood Self 1984
Sweet Revenge Vicki Teague 1984
The Killing Floor Mattie 1984
The 56th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 1984
Go Tell It on the Mountain Esther 1984
Cross Creek Geechee 1983
Reading Rainbow Herself (voice) 1983
Frontline Narrator 1983
St. Elsewhere Dr. Roxanne Turner 1982
Tucker's Witch Marcia Fulbright 1982
Faerie Tale Theatre Princess Lovinia, Self - Guest 1982
American Playhouse Mattie, Esther, Woman who lost her stuff 1982
The Ambush Murders Kariha Ellsworth 1982
The Sophisticated Gents Evelyn Evers 1981
Entertainment Tonight Self 1981
Hill Street Blues Doris Robson 1981
Enos Darlene 1980
HealtH Sally Benbow 1980
Palmerstown, U.S.A. Nona 1980
Freedom Road Katie 1979
The White Shadow Sandra Wilcox 1978
Remember My Name Rita 1978

Producer Filmography

2013 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2011 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2008 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2006 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Nominated
2006 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2003 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Won
2001 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
1998 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Won
1998 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1997 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Won
1996 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1995 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1993 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1990 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1988 Emmy Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series Nominated
1987 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1987 Emmy Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series Won
1986 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
1985 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Special Nominated
1984 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
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