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Marla Gibbs

Actress | Miscellaneous Crew | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Jeffersons (1975-1985) | The Meteor Man (1993) | Madea's Witness Protection (2012)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 13 nominations More »
BORN 
Jun 14, 1931 (age 86)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Projects in Development (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Heaven SentHeaven Sent (TV Series) Minister MazieBelle Jackson (2018)  Less 2018–  Script
  • Primary photo for Good Luck!Good Luck! (TV Movie) Julia Van Sutton  Less $20K Pitch
  • Primary photo for Tax SeasonTax Season Deshawn Grandma (rumored)  Less
Films in Production (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for FlyFly (TV Series) G-Ma Davenport (6 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 6 Optioned
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Past Film & Video (32 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (54 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Carmichael ShowThe Carmichael Show (TV Series) Francis (2 episodes, 2016–2017)  Less 2016–2017 2
  • Primary photo for Trial & ErrorTrial & Error (TV Series) Mrs. Kratt (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 2
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Mabel (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for TeachersTeachers (TV Series) Mrs. Potts (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for This Is UsThis Is Us (TV Series) George's Dining Companion (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for I Love Bekka & LucyI Love Bekka & Lucy (TV Series) Actress (1 episode)  Less 2017–  1
  • Primary photo for Jalen Vs. EverybodyJalen Vs. Everybody (TV Movie) Grammie  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Second SightSecond Sight (TV Movie) Nana  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Childrens HospitalChildrens Hospital (TV Series) Flossie (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for American Horror StoryAmerican Horror Story (TV Series) Cassie Royale (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Hot in ClevelandHot in Cleveland (TV Series) Marcia (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for ScandalScandal (TV Series) Rose (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for The BlexicansThe Blexicans (TV Series) Lillian  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for Charlie Murphy's LawCharlie Murphy's Law (TV Series) Vera Jenkins (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Reunions (Jan 15, 2014) Vera Jenkins  Less
  • Primary photo for Old SoulOld Soul (TV Movie) Agnes  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The First FamilyThe First Family (TV Series) Grandma Eddy (11 episodes, 2012–2013)  Less 2012–2013 11
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  • Primary photo for Mr. Box OfficeMr. Box Office (TV Series) Florence Johnston (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for SouthlandSouthland (TV Series) Ms. Miller (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for House of PayneHouse of Payne (TV Series) Florence Johnston (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Lincoln HeightsLincoln Heights (TV Series) Hazel Roberson (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Georgie - 2005 (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Cherise Barnes (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Listen UpListen Up (TV Series) Jackie Widmer (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for PassionsPassions (TV Series) Aunt Irma (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Arli$$Arli$$ (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The Rerun ShowThe Rerun Show (TV Series) Dr. Beamish (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The King of QueensThe King of Queens (TV Series) Nana Louise (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The HughleysThe Hughleys (TV Series) Hattie Mae Hughley (16 episodes, 1998–2002)  Less 1998–2002 16
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  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Zella Van Exel (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Millie (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Dawson's CreekDawson's Creek (TV Series) Mrs. Fran Boyd (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every ChildHappily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series) Grandmother / Old Mother Hubbard (2 episodes, 1997–1999)  Less 1997–1999 2
  • Primary photo for Martial LawMartial Law (TV Series) Delores Samuels / Dolores Parker (2 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 2
  • Primary photo for 101 Dalmatians: The Series101 Dalmatians: The Series (TV Series) Duchess (9 episodes, 1997–1998)  Less 1997–1998 9
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  • Primary photo for The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) Florence Johnston (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for MartinMartin (TV Series) Miss Minnie (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Dream OnDream On (TV Series) Mrs. Perry (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Lily in WinterLily in Winter (TV Movie) Maize Covington  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Empty NestEmpty Nest (TV Series) Josephine Douglas (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for In the Heat of the NightIn the Heat of the Night (TV Series) Lilly Baker (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Fire Next TimeThe Fire Next Time (TV Mini-series) Actress (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for A Different WorldA Different World (TV Series) Principal Shaw (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Menu for MurderMenu for Murder (TV Movie) Marty Hallard  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for 227227 (TV Series) Mary Jenkins (115 episodes, 1985–1990), Creative Consultant (114 episodes, 1985–1990), Writer (story) (4 episodes, 1987–1990), Performer ("Don't Nobody Bring Me No Bad News") (1 episode, 1988), Performer ("He's So Cool") (1 episode, 1987), Performer ("Goodnite, Sweetheart, Goodnite") (1 episode, 1988), Performer ("Jump (For My Love)") (1 episode, 1988), Performer ("Girl Talk") (1 episode, 1985), Producer (1 episode, 1985), Performer ("I Heard It Through The Grapevine") (1 episode, 1986), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1985–1990 115
    • No Place Like Home (May 6, 1990) Mary Jenkins, Creative Consultant, Writer (story), Writer (teleplay)  Less
    • The Class of '90 (Apr 29, 1990) Mary Jenkins, Creative Consultant  Less
    • Nightmare on 227 (Apr 21, 1990) Mary Jenkins, Creative Consultant  Less
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  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Florence Johnston (207 episodes, 1975–1985), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1975–1985 207
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  • Primary photo for Pryor's PlacePryor's Place (TV Series) Miss Stern (3 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 3
  • Primary photo for Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a ControversyAmos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy (TV Movie) Herself, Special Thanks  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Janet Dalton (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Checking InChecking In (TV Series) Florence Johnston (4 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 4
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  • Primary photo for You Can't Take It with YouYou Can't Take It with You (TV Movie) Rheba  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Arthur Hailey's the MoneychangersArthur Hailey's the Moneychangers (TV Mini-series) Beth Euphrates (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Part III (Dec 12, 1976) Beth Euphrates  Less
  • Primary photo for Barney MillerBarney Miller (TV Series) Mrs. McBee (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The Missing Are DeadlyThe Missing Are Deadly (TV Movie) Nurse #1  Less 1975
Self (93 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Unsung HollywoodUnsung Hollywood (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Legacy: 75 Years of Blacks on TelevisionThe Legacy: 75 Years of Blacks on Television (TV Series) Herself  Less 2017– 
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Oprah: Where Are They Now?Oprah: Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Gay for Play Game Show Starring RuPaulGay for Play Game Show Starring RuPaul (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Norman Lear: Just Another Version of YouNorman Lear: Just Another Version of You Herself  Less 2016 $70K
  • Primary photo for The Actor's ChoiceThe Actor's Choice (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Herself (2 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014
  • Primary photo for Actors EntertainmentActors Entertainment (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Life AfterLife After (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2012–2013)  Less 2012–2013
  • Primary photo for EOTM Awards 2013EOTM Awards 2013 (TV Special) Herself  Less 2013 $40K
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Wendy: The Wendy Williams ShowWendy: The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Mo'Nique ShowThe Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 8th Annual TV Land AwardsThe 8th Annual TV Land Awards (TV Special) Herself - Glee Club  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Leimert Park VoicesLeimert Park Voices Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Way Black WhenWay Black When (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Devil's Land'The Making of 'Devil's Land' (Video) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Florence Henderson ShowThe Florence Henderson Show (TV Series) Herself - guest (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black ComedyWhy We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Desperado: Rebel or RoyaltyHollywood Desperado: Rebel or Royalty (Video) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Back to the GrindBack to the Grind (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for TV Land ConfidentialTV Land Confidential (TV Series) Herself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for In the MixIn the Mix (TV Series) Guest (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The John Kerwin ShowThe John Kerwin Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Chappelle's ShowChappelle's Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Living in TV LandLiving in TV Land (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Surreal LifeThe Surreal Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 4th Annual TV Land AwardsThe 4th Annual TV Land Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest TV Quotes & CatchphrasesThe 100 Greatest TV Quotes & Catchphrases (TV Mini-series) Herself (5 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006
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  • Primary photo for 5 Keys to a Healthy Heart5 Keys to a Healthy Heart (Video) Herself  Less 2005 $75K
  • Primary photo for TV's Greatest SidekicksTV's Greatest Sidekicks (TV Special) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 227: Stories from the Stoop227: Stories from the Stoop (Video) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for BET Comedy AwardsBET Comedy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for SoapTalkSoapTalk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (11 episodes, 1999–2004)  Less 1999–2004
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  • Primary photo for TV in Black: The First Fifty YearsTV in Black: The First Fifty Years (Video) Herself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The CommiesThe Commies (TV Special) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for CBS at 75CBS at 75 (TV Special) Self  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for I Love the '80sI Love the '80s (TV Series) Herself  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Inside TV Land: African Americans in TelevisionInside TV Land: African Americans in Television (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Weakest LinkWeakest Link (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Truth Behind the Sitcom Scandals 4Truth Behind the Sitcom Scandals 4 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Votes for WomenVotes for Women (Short) Self  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Maury Povich ShowThe Maury Povich Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for GeraldoGeraldo (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Chuck Woolery ShowThe Chuck Woolery Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for FuturesFutures (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Motown 30: What's Goin' On!Motown 30: What's Goin' On! (TV Special) Herself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Marsha Warfield ShowThe Marsha Warfield Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The 4th Annual Soul Train Music AwardsThe 4th Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1989–1990)  Less 1989–1990
  • Primary photo for The 5th Annual Stellar Gospel Music AwardsThe 5th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards (TV Special) Herself - Host  Less 1990 $50K
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1983–1989)  Less 1983–1989
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  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Wheel of FortuneWheel of Fortune (TV Series) Herself - Special Guest (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
    • Episode #6.116 (Feb 20, 1989) Herself - Special Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (5 episodes, 1986–1989)  Less 1986–1989
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  • Primary photo for The More You KnowThe More You Know (TV Series) Herself  Less 1989– 
  • Primary photo for 20th NAACP Image Awards20th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Living the Dream: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Living the Dream: A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (TV Special) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 9th Annual American Black Achievement AwardsThe 9th Annual American Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Your Alcohol I.Q.Your Alcohol I.Q. (Video) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #12Circus of the Stars #12 (TV Special) Herself - Performer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Wil Shriner ShowThe Wil Shriner Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Late ShowThe Late Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest Host (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 13th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 13th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for 19th Annual NAACP Image Awards19th Annual NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Fame, Fortune and RomanceFame, Fortune and Romance (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1985–1986)  Less 1985–1986
  • Primary photo for Star's TableStar's Table (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Super PasswordSuper Password (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (5 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986
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  • Primary photo for NBC 60th Anniversary CelebrationNBC 60th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Herself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Orange Bowl ParadeOrange Bowl Parade (TV Special) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Lou Rawls Parade of StarsLou Rawls Parade of Stars (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 37th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IINight of 100 Stars II (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The $10,000 PyramidThe $10,000 Pyramid (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 36th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 36th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Hot PotatoHot Potato (TV Series) Herself (5 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984
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  • Primary photo for The 5th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 5th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Star SearchStar Search (TV Series) Introducer (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 35th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for CBS All American Thanksgiving Day ParadeCBS All American Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Special) As Herself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 34th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Creativity with Bill MoyersCreativity with Bill Moyers (TV Series) Herself / Actress (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for All-Star Family Feud SpecialAll-Star Family Feud Special (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (2 episodes, 1980–1982)  Less 1980–1982
  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Kids Are People, TooKids Are People, Too (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1981
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