Jenifer Lewis

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Jenifer Jeanette Lewis is an American actress, singer and activist. She began her career appearing in Broadway musicals and worked as a back-up singer for Bette Midler before appearing in films Beaches (1988) and Sister Act (1992). Lewis is known for playing roles of mothers in the films What's Love Got to Do With It (1993), Poetic Justice (1993),... read more

Jenifer Jeanette Lewis is an American actress, singer and activist. She began her career appearing in Broadway musicals and worked as a back-up singer for Bette Midler before appearing in films Beaches (1988) and Sister Act (1992). Lewis is known for playing roles of mothers in the films What's Love Got to Do With It (1993), Poetic Justice (1993), The Preacher's Wife (1996), The Brothers (2001), Think Like a Man and in the sequel Think Like a Man Too (2014), Baggage Claim (2013), and The Wedding Ringer (2015), as well as in The Temptations TV miniseries (1998).

Birth Name

Jenifer Jeanette Lewis

Born

Friday, 25 January 1957

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Actress Filmography

Spellbound Minister Nazara Prone / Minister Nazara Prone (voice) 2022
I Love That for You Patricia 2022
The Ghost and Molly McGee Patty 2021
The Problem with Jon Stewart Self 2021
Finding Kendrick Johnson Narrator 2021
Mickey Mouse Funhouse Wheezelene 2021
Rugrats Ms. Marjorie / Narrator, Ms. Marjorie 2021
Christmas on the Square Margeline 2020
Star Trek: Lower Decks Bartender 2020
Central Park Celeste 2020
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Spellbound Minister Nazara Prone / Minister Nazara Prone (voice) 2022
I Love That for You Patricia 2022
The Ghost and Molly McGee Patty 2021
The Problem with Jon Stewart Self 2021
Finding Kendrick Johnson Narrator 2021
Mickey Mouse Funhouse Wheezelene 2021
Rugrats Ms. Marjorie / Narrator, Ms. Marjorie 2021
Christmas on the Square Margeline 2020
Star Trek: Lower Decks Bartender 2020
Central Park Celeste 2020
Twenties Jenifer Lewis 2020
The Addams Family Great Auntie Sloom / Great Auntie Sloom (Voice) 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
Amphibia Mama Hasselback 2019
Tuca & Bertie Tallulah, (voice) 2019
Fahrenheit 11/9 Self 2018
Uncensored Self 2018
49th NAACP Image Awards Self 2018
Grown-ish Ruby 2018
Big Hero 6: The Series Professor Granville, Sara, Blogger Girl, Granville, Professor Granville / Female Student, Professor Granville / Manager, Professor Granville / Pregnant Wife, Professor Granville / Sara, Professor Granville / Sarah 2017
Cars 3 Flo (voice) / Flo 2017
The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Self - Nominee 2017
Jewel's Catch One 2017
Match Game Self - Celebrity Panelist 2016
The $100,000 Pyramid Self - Celebrity Player 2016
Elena of Avalor Tornado 2016
To Tell the Truth Self - Celebrity Panelist 2016
It Had to Be You Reggie 2015
Secrets of the Magic City Aunt Valerie 2015
Playin' for Love Alize Gates 2015
The Wedding Ringer Doris Jenkins 2015
Black-ish Ruby, Ruby / Rosy 2014
Think Like a Man Too Loretta 2014
Instant Mom Delois 2013
Baggage Claim Catherine 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
The Real Self 2013
Exhale Self - Actress, Singer 2013
Tales from Radiator Springs Flo 2013
Of Two Minds Self 2012
RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Self - Guest Judge 2012
Larry King Now Herself - Guest 2012
Adventures in Zambezia Gogo (voice) / Gogo 2012
Think Like a Man Loretta / Loretta Hanover 2012
The Exes Caren Dupree 2011
Five Maggie 2011
The Playboy Club Pearl 2011
State of Georgia Patrice 2011
Cars 2 Flo / Flo (voice) 2011
When Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren Retirement Home Waitress 2011
Young Justice Olympia Savage 2010
The Talk Self 2010
Hereafter Candace 2010
Piper's QUICK Picks Self - Guest 2010
The Princess and the Frog Mama Odie / Mama Odie (voice) 2009
The Cleveland Show Receptionist / Middle-Aged Woman, Woman / Kevin Garnett's Mom 2009
Not Easily Broken Mary 'Mama' Clark 2009
Meet the Browns Vera Brown 2009
Prop 8: The Musical Riffing Prop 8'er 2008
The Doctors Self 2008
Celebrity Family Feud Self - Contestant 2008
Piper's Picks TV Self - Guest 2008
Meet the Browns Vera 2008
Redrum Therapist 2007
Who's Your Caddy? C-Note's Mom 2007
Day Break Elizabeth Hopper 2006
Shark Ellie Broussard 2006
The Heart Specialist Nurse Jackson 2006
Dirty Laundry Aunt Lettuce 2006
Cars Flo / Flo (voice) 2006
Madea's Family Reunion Milay Jenay Lori 2006
The Boondocks Boss Willona, Geraldine 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
American Dad! Lessie 2005
Boston Legal Judge Isabel Fisher 2004
Shark Tale Motown Turtle 2004
The Cookout Lady Em 2004
Nora's Hair Salon Nora Harper / Nora 2004
That's So Raven Vivian Baxter 2003
Antwone Fisher Aunt 2002
Family Affair Mrs. Summers 2002
Juwanna Mann Aunt Ruby 2002
The Ponder Heart Narcissa Wingfield 2001
The Proud Family Aunt Spice 2001
The Brothers Louise Smith 2001
Dancing in September Judge Warner 2001
Cast Away Becca Twig 2000
Bette Inez 2000
Girlfriends Veretta Childs 2000
Strong Medicine Lana Hawkins 2000
Partners Detective Lancy 2000
Little Richard Muh Penniman 2000
Time of Your Life Joss's Mother 1999
Grown Ups Melissa's Mother 1999
Mystery Men Lucille 1999
Jackie's Back! Jackie Washington 1999
The PJs Bebe Ho 1999
Get Bruce Herself / Self 1999
Blast from the Past Dr. Aron 1998
The Temptations Mama Rose 1998
The Mighty Mrs. Addison 1998
The Roseanne Show Self - Guest 1998
An Unexpected Life Camille 1998
For Your Love Mel and Reggie's Mother, Sylvia Ellis 1998
The View Herself 1997
The Chris Rock Show Self - Guest 1997
The Preacher's Wife Margueritte Coleman 1996
Cosby Bernice 1996
Promised Land Queenie 1996
The Jamie Foxx Show Josie 1996
The Daily Show Self 1996
Girl 6 Boss #1 - Lil 1996
Moesha Mrs. Biggs 1996
Dead Presidents Mrs. Curtis 1995
Courthouse Judge Rosetta Reide 1995
Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan Denice Cooper 1995
Panther Rita 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Black Widow Spider, Hazel 1995
The Parent 'Hood Linda 1995
Friends Paula 1994
Touched by an Angel Queenie 1994
New York Undercover Medina 1994
Shake, Rattle and Rock! Amanda 1994
Corrina, Corrina Jevina 1994
Rebel Highway Amanda Baldwin Cooper 1994
Deconstructing Sarah Betty 1994
Renaissance Man Mrs. Coleman 1994
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Vegas Backup Singer #1 1993
Moon Over Miami Aurora Tyler 1993
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Mystique 1993
Undercover Blues Cab Driver 1993
Living Single Delia Deveaux 1993
The Meteor Man Mrs. Williams - Lewis' Mother / Mrs. Williams 1993
Poetic Justice Annie 1993
What's Love Got to Do with It Zelma Bullock 1993
Frozen Assets Jomisha 1992
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper Georgia Rodman 1992
Sister Act Michelle 1992
Roc Charlaine 1991
Stat Felicia Brown 1991
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Aunt Helen 1990
Dream On Carolyn 1990
In Living Color Snookie, The Phone Lady, Tonya Hodges, Various 1990
Beaches Diva 1988
Murphy Brown Sales Person 1988
Sidewalks Entertainment Self - Guest 1988
Red Heat Judge Jenifer Lewis 1988
A Different World Dean Dorothy Dandridge Davenport, Susan Clayton 1987
Bette Midler: Art or Bust! Harlett / Harlette 1984
Entertainment Tonight Herself, Self 1981

Producer Filmography

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