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Irma P. Hall

Actress | Producer | Assistant
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KNOWN FOR 
Collateral (2004) | The Ladykillers (2004) | Patch Adams (1998)
AWARDS 
7 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Irma Hall | Jana Hall
BORN 
Jun 3, 1935 (age 82)
HEIGHT 
5' 0½" (1.54m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 60-100
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Chin Length)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
170 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Heavyset
VOICE TYPE *
Alto
UNIQUE TRAITS *
Walking Impairment
ACCENTS *
Southern | Midwest | Texan | South African | Jamaican | Cajun | African | West Indian  Less
LANGUAGES *
Spanish | French
INSTRUMENTS *
Guitar | Piano
DANCE *
Tap | Ballroom | Club/Freestyle | Swing | Waltz  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Voice Over | Film | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Industrial | LVN Nurse, School Teacher, Newspaper reporter, Account Executive in Promotions | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (49 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (44 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hap and LeonardHap and Leonard (TV Series) Meemaw ( 6 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 6
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  • Primary photo for The Greg Ellis ShowThe Greg Ellis Show (TV Movie) Aunt Tippy  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Altar Call: PilotThe Altar Call: Pilot (TV Movie) Mrs. G  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for BaseBase (TV Series) Auntie ( 1 episode )  Less 2015–  1
  • Primary photo for Getting OnGetting On (TV Series) Cordelia Meade ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Chicago FireChicago Fire (TV Series) Mrs. Grady ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The GameThe Game (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Lorna Talcott ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Harry's LawHarry's Law (TV Series) Anna Nicholson ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Diary of a Single MomDiary of a Single Mom (TV Series) Dessa ( 5 episodes, 2010–2011 )  Less 2010–2011 5
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  • Primary photo for Take 3Take 3 (TV Series) Mildred Burnett  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for Soul FoodSoul Food (TV Series) Mama Joe ( 17 episodes, 2000–2004 )  Less 2000–2004 17
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  • Primary photo for An Unexpected LoveAn Unexpected Love (TV Movie) Mary  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Miss Lettie and MeMiss Lettie and Me (TV Movie) Rose Griffin  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Bernie Mac ShowThe Bernie Mac Show (TV Series) Aunt Liva ( 2 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 2
  • Primary photo for Our AmericaOur America (TV Movie) June Jones  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for All SoulsAll Souls (TV Series) Nurse Glory St. Claire ( 5 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 5
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  • Primary photo for RugratsRugrats (TV Series) Aunt T. ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for A Girl ThingA Girl Thing (TV Movie) Alice (Housekeeper)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for A Rugrats Kwanzaa SpecialA Rugrats Kwanzaa Special (TV Movie) Great Aunt T (voice)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Something to Sing AboutSomething to Sing About (TV Movie) Memaw  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for 7th Heaven7th Heaven (TV Series) Hattie ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Beverly Raymond ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for A Lesson Before DyingA Lesson Before Dying (TV Movie) Miss Emma  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Getting PersonalGetting Personal (TV Series) Mrs. Buckley ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Effie Taylor ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for The Love LetterThe Love Letter (TV Movie) Mae Mullen  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Nothing SacredNothing Sacred (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for To Sir, with Love IITo Sir, with Love II (TV Movie) Old Woman  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for WishboneWishbone (TV Series) Dr. Thelma Brown ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Missing PersonsMissing Persons (TV Series) Mrs. Davison ( 3 episodes, 1993–1994 )  Less 1993–1994 3
  • Primary photo for In the Company of DarknessIn the Company of Darkness (TV Movie) Apartment Manager  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for In the Shadow of a KillerIn the Shadow of a Killer (TV Movie) Foreman  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Kid Who Loved ChristmasThe Kid Who Loved Christmas (TV Movie) Mrs. Smith  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Uncle Tom's CabinUncle Tom's Cabin (TV Movie) Mammy  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The George McKenna StoryThe George McKenna Story (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Long Hot SummerThe Long Hot Summer (TV Movie) Cecilia Howlett (as Irma Hall)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for DallasDallas (TV Series) Rosa, Graison's Maid / Tilly ( 2 episodes, 1978–1984 )  Less 1978–1984 2
  • Primary photo for He's Not Your SonHe's Not Your Son (TV Movie) Nurse Anne Hall  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Broken PromiseBroken Promise (TV Movie) Williston (as Irma Hall)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Crisis at Central HighCrisis at Central High (TV Movie) Lulu Richards  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for SkywardSkyward (TV Movie) Mrs. Sinclair (as Jana Hall)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders IIDallas Cowboys Cheerleaders II (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Dallas Cowboys CheerleadersDallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (TV Movie) Dora  Less 1979
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Marva Munson ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015

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Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Texas College * – BA 1956 Tyler Texas
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • * – On stage and on Camera

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Cannes Film Festival * – Jurors 2004
  • SOUTHWEST FILM HALL OF FAME,Austin Texas * – INDUCTION 2005
  • CHIGAGO FILM CRITICS * – BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS 1996
  • NAACP IMAGE * – SUPPORTING ACTRESS 1997
  • JOSEPH JEFFERSON * – BEST ACTRESS 2000
  • PRIMRTIME EMMY * – ENSEMBLE/Made for TV Film 1999

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Union Actor (1973-2013) *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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