Alfre Woodard

 

 

Alfre Woodard

Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

Alfre Ette Woodard (born November 8, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Grammy Awards, 12 times for Emmy Awards (winning four), and has also won a Golden Globe and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. She is known for her role in films such as Cross Creek, Miss Firecracker, Grand Canyon, Passion Fish, Primal Fear, Star Trek: First Contact, Miss Evers' Boys, K-PAX, Radio, Take the Lead and The Family That Preys.

 

Movies

K-PAX
Claudia Villars
Star Trek: First Contact
Lily Sloane
Primal Fear
Richterin Miriam Shoat
Extremities
Patricia
Dinosaur
Plio (voice)
Mumford
Lily
How To Make An American Quilt
Marianna
Disney's American Legends
No character defined
Heart and Souls
Penny Washington
The Core
Stickley
Take the Lead
Augustine James
Crooklyn
Carolyn Carmichael
A Wrinkle in Time
Mrs. Whatsit
Grand Canyon
Jane
Radio
Principle Daniels
Beauty Shop
Ms. Josephine
Passion Fish
Chantelle
The Wild Thornberrys Movie
Akela (Cheetah Mother) (voice)
Love & Basketball
Camille Wright
The Family That Preys
Alice Pratt
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag
Attorney Ann Orkin
Reach for Me
Evelyn
Remember My Name
Rita
HealtH
Sally Benbow
12 Years a Slave
Mistress Shaw
Bopha!
No character defined
Holiday Heart
Wanda
Down in the Delta
Loretta Sinclair
Cross Creek
Geechee
Words by Heart
Claudie Sills
Miss Evers' Boys
Eunice Evers, R.N.
Steel Magnolias
Ouiser
The Member of the Wedding
Berenice Sadie Brown
Rich in Love
Rhody Poole
Go Tell It On The Mountain
Esther
Unnatural Causes
Maude DeVictor
A Mother's Courage: The Mary Thomas Story
Mary Thomas
Mandela
Winnie Mandela
Lost Souls
Dr. Allen
Funny Valentines
Joyce May
Miss Firecracker
Popeye Jackson
Blue Chips
Lavada McRae
The Door
E
Annabelle
Evelyn
The Forgotten
Det. Anne Pope
What's Cooking?
Audrey Williams
The Ambush Murders
Kariha Ellsworth
The Singing Detective
Chief of Staff
Knucklehead
Sheila
Mississippi Grind
Bookmaker
A Path Appears
Herself
Medal of Honor
Narrator
John Henry
Polly / Narrator (voice)
Pictures of Hollis Woods
Edna Reilly
Scrooged
Grace Cooley
Captain America: Civil War
Miriam
Gulliver's Travels
Queen of Brobdingnag
So B. It
Bernadette
For Color Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf
Woman who lost her stuff
Burning Sands
Professor Hughes
A Step Toward Tomorrow
Dr. Sadlin
The Water Is Wide
Mrs. Brown
American Violet
Alma Roberts
The Piano Lesson
Berniece Charles
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
Herself
The Trial of the Moke
Lucy
The Lion King
Sarabi (voice)
Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property
Narrator
The Wishing Tree
Clara

Tv

Desperate Housewives
Betty Applewhite
Class of 3000
No character defined
The Practice
No character defined
Homicide: Life on the Street
Dr. Roxanne Turner
The White Shadow
No character defined
True Blood
Ruby Jean Reynolds
WonderWorks
No character defined
Desperate Housewives
No character defined
L.A. Law
No character defined
Static Shock
No character defined
Frasier
Guest Caller - Edna
Hill Street Blues
No character defined
Homicide: Life on the Street
No character defined
Hallmark Hall of Fame
No character defined
My Own Worst Enemy
Mavis Heller
Tucker's Witch
No character defined
The Megan Mullally Show
No character defined
Gulliver's Travels
No character defined
Three Rivers
Dr. Sophia Jordan
Black Panther
Dondi Reece
Palmerstown, U.S.A.
No character defined
The Academy Awards
No character defined
What Really Happened To the Class Of '65?
No character defined
Sara
No character defined
State of Affairs
President Constance Payton
True Blood
Ruby
The Last Ship
Amy Granderson
Memphis Beat
Lieutenant Tanya Rice
A Series of Unfortunate Events
Aunt Josephine
Marvel's Luke Cage
Mariah Dillard
Faerie Tale Theatre
Princess Lovinia