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Della Reese

Della began singing in her hometown of Detroit when she was 6 years old. As a teenager, she toured with gospel great Mahalia Jackson and, at the age of 18, she formed the Meditation Singers and became the first performer to take gospel music to the casinos of Las Vegas. She was a vocalist with the Erskine Hawkins Orchestra and began making her own...

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Jul 6, 1931 In Detroit, Michigan, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Keefe Brasselle Show
Latest Project:
Series Signed, Sealed, Delivered 2014-04-20

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 6 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Dinosaur
Poster of Touched by an Angel
Poster of Harlem Nights
Poster of Beauty Shop
Series The Alan Thicke Show Unknown 2017
Movie Whoa with Laine Lawson Craft Unknown 2017
Series Mantrap Unknown 2017
Movie The Light Herself 2017
Series Signed, Sealed, Delivered Unknown 2014-04-20
Series Unsung Hollywood Unknown 2014
Movie The Scroll: Transformation Unknown 2014
Movie Miracle at Gate 213 Unknown 2013
Movie What Is New Thought? Unknown 2013
Movie Dear Secret Santa Linda 2013-11-30
Movie Meant to Be Unknown 2012
Movie Christmas Angel Unknown 2012
Movie Celebration of Gospel Unknown 2012
Movie Me Again Unknown 2012
Movie Hallelujah Unknown 2011
Movie Get Real! Wise Women Speak Unknown 2011
Series Detroit 1-8-7 Unknown 2010
Movie Expecting Mary Unknown 2010
Series Celebrity Ghost Stories Unknown 2008-10-25
Series The Florence Henderson Show Unknown 2008-02-18
Movie Mike Douglas: Moments & Memories Unknown 2008-03-25
Movie Life on the Edge: A Global Crisis Unknown 2008
Series Unsung Unknown 2008-11-27
Series CBS Cares Unknown 2007
Movie Miss HIV Unknown 2007
Movie Testimonies of Faith: Humble Journey's Unknown 2007
Movie If I Had Known I Was a Genius Unknown 2007
Movie How to Go Out on a Date in Queens Unknown 2006
Movie Legends Ball Unknown 2006-05-22
Movie Beauty Shop Unknown 2005
Movie CMT: 20 Greatest Songs of Faith Herself 2005-04-22
Series Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Movie An Evening with Della Reese Herself - Interviewee 2004-06-18
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie Rare Birds Unknown 2003-07-18
Series That's So Raven Unknown 2003
Series The Wayne Brady Show Unknown 2003
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 2002
Movie Swept Away Unknown 2002
Movie 33rd NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2002-03-01
Movie Rhapsody in Black Herself 2002-07-01
Series Lifestyle Magazine Unknown 2001
Movie 31st NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2000-04-06
Movie Nurse Betty Unknown 2000
Movie Dinosaur Unknown 2000-05-19
Movie The Moving of Sophia Myles Unknown 2000
Movie Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years Unknown 1999
Movie Anya's Bell Unknown 1999
Movie The Secret Path Unknown 1999
Movie Journey to a Hate Free Millennium Unknown 1999
Movie Guide to Healthy Living Herself 1998-07-01
Series The Roseanne Show Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Mama Flora's Family Unknown 1998-11-08
Series The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1998
Movie 4th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 1998-03-08
Movie Emma's Wish Unknown 1998
Movie True Stories from Touched by an Angel Unknown 1998
Series The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1998-01-18
Movie CBS: The First 50 Years Unknown 1998
Movie 29th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1998
Movie Wrestling with Alligators Unknown 1998-01-18
Movie Miracle in the Woods Unknown 1997
Movie 28th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1997
Series The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1997
Movie The Most Fascinating Women of 1997 Unknown 1997
Movie A Match Made in Heaven Katie Beale 1997-04-27
Movie 27th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1996
Movie A Thin Line Between Love and Hate Unknown 1996
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-06
Series Promised Land Unknown 1996-09-17
Series The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1996-09-08
Movie The 1996 Annual Lucy Awards Herself 1996-09-07
Series Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown 1995-03-26
Series Touched by an Angel Tess 1994-09-21
Movie Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America Unknown 1993
Movie A Bronx Tale Unknown 1993-10-01
Movie 25th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1993-01-25
Movie The 13th Annual American Black Achievement Awards Unknown 1992
Movie You Must Remember This Unknown 1992
Movie Holiday Greetings from 'The Ed Sullivan Show' Unknown 1992
Movie The Distinguished Gentleman Unknown 1992-12-04
Series Picket Fences Unknown 1992-09-18
Series Vicki! Unknown 1992-08-31
Series One on One with John Tesh Unknown 1991
Series The Chuck Woolery Show Unknown 1991
Series The Royal Family Unknown 1991
Series The Marsha Warfield Show Unknown 1990-03-26
Series Married People Unknown 1990
Movie The Kid Who Loved Christmas Unknown 1990
Series Dream On Unknown 1990-07-08
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Movie Harlem Nights Vera 1989-11-17
Series The Young Riders Unknown 1989-09-20
Series A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Unknown 1988-09-10
Series Designing Women Unknown 1988
Movie Family Reunion: A Gospel Music Celebration Unknown 1988
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series Ebony/Jet Showcase Unknown 1986
Series ABC Afterschool Specials Unknown 1986
Series Star's Table Unknown 1986
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series MacGyver Unknown 1985-10-06
Series 227 Unknown 1985-09-14
Series Charlie & Co. Unknown 1985
Series Night Court Unknown 1984-01-04
Series Crazy Like a Fox Unknown 1984-12-30
Series Pete's Place Unknown 1983
Series The A-Team Unknown 1983-01-23
Series It Takes Two Unknown 1982
Series WKRP in Cincinnati Unknown 1981
Series Lou Rawls Parade of Stars Unknown 1980-05-31
Series Password Plus Unknown 1979
Series The Jim Nabors Show Unknown 1978-01-09
Series Sha Na Na Unknown 1977-02-12
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Welcome Back, Kotter Unknown 1977
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Movie Nightmare in Badham County Unknown 1976
Series Chico and the Man Unknown 1976
Series Match Game 73 Unknown 1976
Movie Flo's Place Flo 1976-08-09
Series Break the Bank Unknown 1976
Series Rhyme and Reason Unknown 1975
Series The Rookies Unknown 1975
Movie Psychic Killer Mrs. Gibson 1975-12-01
Movie The 17th Annual Grammy Awards Unknown 1975-03-01
Series Sammy and Company Unknown 1975-04-06
Movie Cop on the Beat Claudine 1975-05-06
Series Joe Forrester Unknown 1975
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Movie Twice in a Lifetime Unknown 1974
Series Petrocelli Unknown 1974
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Series The Young and the Restless Unknown 1973-03-26
Series Flip Unknown 1973
Movie Burt and the Girls Unknown 1973
Series The $10,000 Pyramid Unknown 1973
Movie Voyage of the Yes Unknown 1973
Series Praise the Lord Unknown 1973-05-28
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-09-25
Movie Daddy's Girl Diane 1973-06-19
Series Half the George Kirby Comedy Hour Unknown 1972
Movie Cop Out! Unknown 1972
Series Sanford and Son Unknown 1972-01-14
Series Insight Unknown 1972
Series Getting Together Unknown 1971
Movie A City of the King Innkeeper's wife 1971-12-20
Series Stand Up and Cheer Unknown 1971-09-01
Series The Pet Set Unknown 1971-09-01
Series McCloud Unknown 1970-09-16
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Series Medical Center Unknown 1969-09-24
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Series The Bold Ones: The New Doctors Unknown 1969
Series Della Unknown 1969
Series Playboy After Dark Unknown 1969
Movie ...And Beautiful Unknown 1969
Series Allen Ludden's Gallery Unknown 1969-06-23
Series Showcase '68 Unknown 1968
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1968
Series The Woody Woodbury Show Unknown 1968
Series Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Series Operation: Entertainment Unknown 1968
Series The Dom DeLuise Show Unknown 1968
Series The Joey Bishop Show Unknown 1967-04-17
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Series The Jonathan Winters Show Unknown 1967-12-27
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Series Girl Talk Unknown 1965
Movie Freedom Spectacular Unknown 1964-05-14
Series That Regis Philbin Show Unknown 1964
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series The Keefe Brasselle Show Unknown 1963
Series The Lively Ones Unknown 1962
Series The Tonight Show Unknown 1962-04-02
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1961
Movie Let's Rock Unknown 1958
Series The Big Record Unknown 1957
Series Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium Unknown 1955
Series Stage Show Unknown 1954-07-03
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24