Loretta Devine

actriz estadounidense

Loretta Devine (Houston, Texas, 21 de agosto de 1949) es una actriz de cine, teatro y televisión estadounidense conocida por sus papeles en Boston Public, Grey's Anatomy y Eli Stone.

Loretta Devine
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Devine en 2010
Información personal
Otros nombres Loretta Tyler
Nacimiento 21 de agosto de 1949 (71 años)
Bandera de Estados Unidos Houston, Texas, Estados Unidos
Nacionalidad Estadounidense
Educación
Educada en
Información profesional
Ocupación Actriz
Años activa 1978-presente
Premios artísticos
Premios Emmy Mejor actriz invitada - Serie dramática
2011 Grey's Anatomy

Primeros añosEditar

Devine nació en Houston, Texas. Su madre, Eunice O'Neal era una esteticista, y su padre, James Devine, trabajaba como un obrero.[1]

CarreraEditar

Devine apareció en la película A Broadway Musical. Capturó la atención en Dreamgirls, un musical de Broadway. Se estrenó el 20 de diciembre de 1981. Luego, tuvo papeles menores en Little Nikita y Stanley & Iris. Ha participado en la serie de televisión Supernatural (serie de televisión), como Missouri Moseley, y en Anatomía de Grey, como Adele Webber la mujer de Richard Webber, Adele padece Alzheimer.

De 2015 a 2017, trabajó en el papel de Cynthia en la serie The Charmichael Show.

FilmografíaEditar

CineEditar

Año Título Papel Notas
1981 Will
1983 Anna to the Infinite Power Ms. Benson
1988 Little Nikita Verna McLaughlin
1988 Sticky Fingers Diane
1989 Heart and Soul Tonia Harris Short film
1990 Stanley & Iris Bertha
1990 Sugar and Spice Loretta Fontaine
1990 Cop Rock Juror
1991 Livin' Large Nadine Biggs
1992 Caged Fear Judy
1992 Class Act Blade's mom
1993 Amos & Andrew Ula
1994 The Hard Truth Nichols' secretary
1995 Waiting to Exhale Gloria Matthews NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
1996 The Preacher's Wife Beverly NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
1997 The Price of Kissing Jackee
1997 Hoodlum Pigfoot Mary
1997 Lover Girl Leticia
1998 Urban Legend Reese Wilson
1998 Down in the Delta Zenia
1999 Lillie Michelle
1999 Operation Splitsville Principal
1999 Funny Valentine Dearie B.
1999 The Breaks Floria
2000 Punks Health counselor
2000 Urban Legends: Final Cut Reese Wilson
2000 What Women Want Flo the Doorwoman
2001 Kingdom Come Marguerite Slocumb Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
2001 I Am Sam Margaret Calgrove
2002 Baby of the Family Delores
2002 Book of Love
2003 Zoe Busiek: Wild Card
2004 Woman Thou Art Loosed Cassey Jordan Nominated—Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
2004 Crash Shaniqua Johnson Nominated—Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actress
2005 King's Ransom Miss Gladys
2006 Dirty Laundry Evelyn
2006 Dreamgirls Jazz singer
2007 Cougar Club Dolly
2007 This Christmas Shirley Ann "Ma'Dere" Whitfield Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
2008 First Sunday Sister Doris
2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua Delta (voice)
2008 Spring Breakdown Dr. Marguerite
2009 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done? Miss Roberts
2010 Death at a Funeral Cynthia
2010 Lottery Ticket Grandma
2010 For Colored Girls Juanita Sims / Green
2010 Politics of Love Shirlee Gupta
2011 Jumping the Broom Pamela Taylor
2011 Madea's Big Happy Family Shirley
2013 Khumba Mama V (voice)
2014 Comeback Dad Malinda
2014 You're Not You Marilyn
2015 Welcome to Me The Lawyer
2016 Norm of the North Tamecia (voice)
2016 Caged No More Aggie
2016 Grandma’s House Margie
2017 My Other Home Mabel Marbury
2017 Naked Carol
2018 Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Ms. Thomson
2018 Jingle Belle Emory Simons
2019 The Trap Mama Jay
2020 HeadShop Jeanette post-production
TBA Welcome to Pine Grove! Sally Post-production
TBA The Starling Post-production

TelevisiónEditar

Año Título Papel Notas
1987 CBS Summer Playhouse Cheryl episodio: "Sirens"
1987–1988 A Different World Stevie Rallen 10 episodios
1988 The Murder of Mary Phagan Annie Maude Carter Television film
1988 Amen Lydia Cummings episodio: "Court of Love"
1989 Parent Trap III Thelma Television film
1990 Murphy Brown Nurse Hawking episodio: "The Bitch's Back"
1991 Great Performances Janine episodio: "The Colored Museum"
1991 Reasonable Doubts Valerie Hall episodio: "Hard Bargains"
1992–1993 Roc Cynthia 5 episodios
1993 The American Clock Irene Television film
1995 Picket Fences Marla Melrose episodio: "Close Encounters"
1995 Ned and Stacey Mrs. Duncan episodio: "Reality Check"
1996 Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault Miss Mary Television film
1997 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother episodio: "The Golden Goose"
1997 Touched by an Angel Tonya Hawkins episodio: "Amazing Grace: Part 1"
1997 Promised Land Tonya Hawkins episodio: "Amazing Grace: Part 2"
1997 Clover Everleen Television film
1997 Don King: Only in America Connie Harper Television film
1999–2002 The PJs Muriel Stubbs (voice) 43 episodios
1999 Moesha Steph episodio: "It Takes Two"
1999 Clueless Phyliss Holiday episodio: "Graduation"
1999 Funny Valentines Dearie B. Television film
1999 Jackie's Back! Snookie Tate Television film
1999 Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Ruby Dandridge Television film
2000–2004 Boston Public Marla Hendricks 81 episodios
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (2001, 2003–04)
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Television Series (2003–04)
2000 Family Law Gloria Rivers episodio: "Playing God"
2000 Ally McBeal Nora Mills episodio: "I Will Survive"
2000 Freedom Song Evelyn Walker Television film
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
2000 Best Actress Connie Travers Television film
2003 The System Mrs. Marsha Waters Unsold TV pilot
2003 Half & Half Erika 2 episodios
2004–2005 Wild Card M. Pearl McGuire 19 episodios
2005–2013 Grey's Anatomy Adele Webber 22 episodios
Gracie Allen Award for Outstanding Actress in a Featured Role
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Nominated—Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
2005, 2017 Supernatural Missouri Moseley 2 episodios
2005–2006 Girlfriends Judge Vashti Jackson 2 episodios
2006 Boston Legal Annabelle Carruthers episodio: "The Nutcrackers"
2006 Life Is Not a Fairy Tale Addie Collins Television film
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
2006–2007 Everybody Hates Chris Maxine 3 episodios
2007 Boston Legal Judge Victoria Thomson episodio: "Oral Contracts"
2008–2009 Eli Stone Patti Dellacroix 26 episodios
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
2009 Cold Case Chandra Patterson '09 episodio: "Soul"
2009 Legally Mad Jeanette Unaired pilot[2]
2010 Party Down Diane Ellison episodio: "James Ellison Funeral"
2011 Glee Sister Mary Constance episodio: "Original Song"
2011 State of Georgia Aunt Honey 12 episodios
2012–present Doc McStuffins Hallie Hippo/Nurse Hattie (voice) 115 episodios
2012 The Game Grandma Mack episodio: "There's No Place Like Home"
2012 The Cleveland Show Shirley (voice) episodio: "Mama Drama"
2012 RuPaul's Drag Race Herself episodio: "Snatch Game"
2012 Shake It Up Judge Marsha episodio: "Judge It Up"
2012–2013 The Client List Georgia Cummings 25 episodios
2014 Psych Melba Birdson episodio: "1967: A Psych Odyssey"
2014–2015 Sirens Hank's Mother 3 episodios
2015 Being Mary Jane CeCe 6 episodios
2015–2017 The Carmichael Show Cynthia Carmichael 32 episodios
2016 Dinner in America with Brett Gelman Herself TV Special
2018 Dear White People Sorbet episodio: "Volume 2: Chapter VII"
2018 Living Biblically Estelle episodio: "Never Let Loyalty Love You"
2018 Love Is Rose 2 episodios
2019 Family Reunion M'Dear Main cast
2019 A Black Lady Sketch Show episodio: "Your Boss Knows You Don't Have Eyebrows"
2019 Black-ish Lynette episodio: "Pops the Question"

ReferenciasEditar

  1. Loretta Devine Biography (1949?-)
  2. Schneider, Michael (11 de mayo de 2009). «NBC passing on ‘Legally Mad’». Variety. Consultado el 28 de diciembre de 2019. 

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