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Lynn Whitfield

Actress | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Eve's Bayou (1997) | Madea's Family Reunion (2006) | The Josephine Baker Story (1991)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 14 nominations More »
AKA 
Lynne Whitfield
BORN 
May 6, 1953 (age 64)
HEIGHT 
5' 5" (1.65m)
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/mslynnwhitfield
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
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  • Primary photo for GreenleafGreenleaf (TV Series) Lady Mae Greenleaf ( 15 episodes, 2018 )  Less 2018 15 Released
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Past Film & Video (38 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (60 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for GreenleafGreenleaf (TV Series) Lady Mae Greenleaf ( 29 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017 29
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  • Primary photo for MistressesMistresses (TV Series) Marjorie ( 4 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 4
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  • Primary photo for Hit the FloorHit the Floor (TV Series) Vanessa Howard / Jelena's mother, Vanessa Howard ( 3 episodes, 2014–2016 )  Less 2014–2016 3
    • Upset (Mar 14, 2016) Vanessa Howard  Less
    • Blocked (Jan 25, 2016) Vanessa Howard  Less
    • Shattered Glass (Jun 23, 2014) Jelena's mother, Vanessa Howard  Less
  • Primary photo for Chasing LifeChasing Life (TV Series) Karen Callahan ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Fear FilesFear Files (TV Movie) Madam Mabry (segment "For the Love of Lockwood Too")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for For the Love of Lockwood TooFor the Love of Lockwood Too (TV Mini-series) Madame Mabry  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for How to Get Away with MurderHow to Get Away with Murder (TV Series) Mary Walker ( 3 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015 3
  • Primary photo for Family TimeFamily Time (TV Series) Donna ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The Fright Night FilesThe Fright Night Files (TV Movie) Madame Mabry  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for My Other MotherMy Other Mother (TV Movie) Mary Jo  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for For the Love of LockwoodFor the Love of Lockwood (TV Series) Madame Mabry  Less 2014– 
  • Primary photo for Are We There Yet?Are We There Yet? (TV Series) Mother-in-Law 2012 ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Somebody's ChildSomebody's Child (TV Movie) Constance  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Prodigy BullyProdigy Bully (TV Movie) Angela Washington  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for FlashforwardFlashforward (TV Series) Anastasia Markham ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for SharkShark (TV Series) Anita Astin ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Pilot (Sep 21, 2006) Anita Astin  Less
  • Primary photo for The Cheetah Girls 2The Cheetah Girls 2 (TV Movie) Dorthea  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Without a TraceWithout a Trace (TV Series) Paula Van Doren ( 6 episodes, 2002–2006 )  Less 2002–2006 6
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  • Primary photo for The Book of DanielThe Book of Daniel (TV Series) Elena ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Strong MedicineStrong Medicine (TV Series) Dr. Marshall ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams StoryRedemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (TV Movie) Barbara Becnel  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Cheetah GirlsThe Cheetah Girls (TV Movie) Dorothea Garibaldi  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Cheetah GirlsThe Cheetah Girls (TV Movie) Dorothea  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Lost in OzLost in Oz (TV Movie) Bellaridere  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Boston PublicBoston Public (TV Series) Louanna Harper ( 3 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 3
  • Primary photo for A Girl ThingA Girl Thing (TV Movie) Nia Morgan  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Love SongsLove Songs (TV Movie) Jean Simpson (segment "Love Song for Jean and Ellis, A")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Dangerous Evidence: The Lori Jackson StoryDangerous Evidence: The Lori Jackson Story (TV Movie) Lori Jackson  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Deep in My HeartDeep in My Heart (TV Movie) Corrine Burrell  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Color of CourageThe Color of Courage (TV Movie) Minnie McGhee  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The WeddingThe Wedding (TV Movie) Corinne Coles  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Promised LandPromised Land (TV Series) Dr. Serena Hall ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Dr. Serena Hall ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for MartinMartin (TV Series) Ellen ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for Sophie & the MoonhangerSophie & the Moonhanger (TV Movie) Sophie  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Cosby MysteriesThe Cosby Mysteries (TV Series) Barbara Lorenz ( 15 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995 15
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  • Primary photo for Thicker Than Blood: The Larry McLinden StoryThicker Than Blood: The Larry McLinden Story (TV Movie) Bobbie Mallory  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for State of EmergencyState of Emergency (TV Movie) Dehlia Johnson  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Cosby MysteriesThe Cosby Mysteries (TV Movie) Barbara Lorenz  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Taking the HeatTaking the Heat (TV Movie) Carolyn Hunter  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Stompin' at the SavoyStompin' at the Savoy (TV Movie) Esther  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Trials of Rosie O'NeillThe Trials of Rosie O'Neill (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Equal JusticeEqual Justice (TV Series) Maggie Mayfield ( 5 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 5
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  • Primary photo for A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell StoryA Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story (TV Movie) Natala  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Josephine Baker StoryThe Josephine Baker Story (TV Movie) Josephine Baker  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Angela Page ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Woman in the Bath ( 2 episodes, 1982–1990 )  Less 1982–1990 2
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Dr. Cory Banks ( 18 episodes, 1988–1989 )  Less 1988–1989 18
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  • Primary photo for The Women of Brewster PlaceThe Women of Brewster Place (TV Series) Ciel ( 2 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Annie Callan ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Curtains (Feb 3, 1988) Annie Callan  Less
  • Primary photo for Tall Tales & LegendsTall Tales & Legends (TV Series) Pollie Ann ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Mike HammerMike Hammer (TV Series) Delia Marvel ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The George McKenna StoryThe George McKenna Story (TV Movie) Bobbie Maxwell  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Johnnie Mae Gibson: FBIJohnnie Mae Gibson: FBI (TV Movie) Johnnie Mae Gibson  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Jeanne ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Miami ViceMiami Vice (TV Series) Odette Ribaud ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Cagney & LaceyCagney & Lacey (TV Series) Eleanor Taggart ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for The Fisher FamilyThe Fisher Family (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Matt HoustonMatt Houston (TV Series) Val ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Hill Street BluesHill Street Blues (TV Series) Jill Thomas ( 3 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 3
Self (48 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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