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Mabel King (1932–1999)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Jerk (1979) | Scrooged (1988) | The Wiz (1978)
AWARDS 
2 nominations More »
BORN 
Dec 25, 1932 (died Nov 9, 1999)

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Past Film & Video (12 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for WiseguyWiseguy (TV Series) Mae Nina (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Tales from the DarksideTales from the Darkside (TV Series) Ruby Cuzzins (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The ColbysThe Colbys (TV Series) Fortune Teller (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Jennifer Mowbray (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • The Sitter (Jan 5, 1986) Jennifer Mowbray  Less
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Mother Tobin (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The MasterThe Master (TV Series) Willie (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The Jerk, TooThe Jerk, Too (TV Movie) Mama Johnson  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Whiz KidsWhiz Kids (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Lottery!Lottery! (TV Series) Mabel (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Weekend SpecialsABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) Mrs. Trussker (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Mama Parker / Bertha Jones / Lelani (3 episodes, 1978–1981)  Less 1978–1981 3
  • Primary photo for Palmerstown, U.S.A.Palmerstown, U.S.A. (TV Series) Aunt Toog (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Barney MillerBarney Miller (TV Series) Mother Zilla (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for What's Happening!!What's Happening!! (TV Series) Mabel 'Mama' Thomas / Mrs. Thomas (42 episodes, 1976–1978)  Less 1976–1978 42
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  • Primary photo for Scott JoplinScott Joplin (TV Movie) Madam Amy  Less 1977
Self (5 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The 72nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 72nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for What's Happening Now!What's Happening Now! (TV Series) Mabel 'Mama' Thomas (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
    • The Yard Sale (Jan 17, 1987) Mabel 'Mama' Thomas (archive footage)  Less

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