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Loretta Devine

Loretta Devine was born August 21, 1949 in Houston, Texas, to Eunice O'Neal (née Toliver), a beautician, and James Devine, who worked as a laborer. Loretta grew up in the Acres Home area of Houston and later enrolled at the University of Houston, where she earned a a Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Drama, and later Brandeis University where she ...

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Aug 21, 1949 In Houston, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Core of the Apple
Latest Project:
Series Being Mary Jane 2016-03-06

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 13 wins & 21 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Death at a Funeral
Poster of I Am Sam
Poster of Boston Public
Poster of Crash
Movie Broadway: The Next Generation Unknown 2018
Movie Will None 2017
Movie Classic Hollywood Cinemas Unknown 2016
Movie 36 Hour Layover Unknown 2016
Movie Norm of the North Unknown 2016
Movie Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Unknown 2016
Series Being Mary Jane Unknown 2016-03-06
Movie 2000 Essence Awards Herself 2016-03-05
Series Nubbin & Friends Unknown 2016
Movie Grandma's House Unknown 2016
Series Sirens Unknown 2016-02-12
Movie Caged No More Aggie 2016-01-22
Series Infanity Unknown 2016-03-05
Series The Boris & Nicole Show Unknown 2015-07-06
Series Good Morning, Texas Unknown 2015
Movie King's Quest Muriel Hobblepot 2015-07-28
Movie Chapter & Verse Unknown 2015
Series The Carmichael Show Unknown 2015
Movie For the Love of Ruth Unknown 2015
Movie Rise and Shine Unknown 2015
Movie Back to School Mom Meghan Graham 2015-02-14
Movie 1440 and Counting Unknown 2015
Movie You're Not You Unknown 2014
Movie Welcome to Me Unknown 2014
Movie Comeback Dad Unknown 2014
Movie The Sound and the Fury Unknown 2014
Movie Black Women Run Hollywood Herself 2014-06-15
Series Doc McStuffins Unknown 2013
Series The Doc Files Unknown 2013
Series Hollywood Game Night Unknown 2013-07-11
Movie 44th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2013-02-01
Series The Client List Unknown 2013
Movie A Very Larry Christmas Unknown 2013
Movie In the Company of Friends Unknown 2013
Series Turbo FAST Unknown 2013-12-24
Movie Teachers Unknown 2013
Movie Khumba Mama V 2013-10-25
Series The Real Unknown 2013-07-15
Movie The Get Away Unknown 2013
Series Marie Unknown 2012-10-01
Movie The 37th Annual Gracie Awards Unknown 2012
Series Sullivan & Son Unknown 2012-07-19
Movie Reel Black Love None 2012-02-07
Movie In the Hive Unknown 2012
Movie BET Awards 2012 Unknown 2012-07-01
Series The Soul Man Unknown 2012-06-20
Movie Jumping the Broom Mrs. Taylor 2011-05-06
Movie Madea's Big Happy Family Shirley 2011-04-22
Movie 42nd NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2011-03-04
Series Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey Unknown 2011-05-09
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 2011
Movie Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 Unknown 2011-02-01
Series State of Georgia Unknown 2011
Movie The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2011-09-18
Movie 2011 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys Herself 2011-09-17
Movie Politics of Love Shirlee Gupta 2011-08-26
Movie Legally Mad Jeanette 2010-05-01
Series Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin Unknown 2010-09-04
Series Shake It Up! Unknown 2010-11-07
Movie Lottery Ticket Grandma 2010-08-20
Movie My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Unknown 2010-07-08
Movie Death at a Funeral Cynthia 2010-04-16
Movie For Colored Girls Unknown 2010
Series The Jeffrey Henderson Show Unknown 2010
Series Watch What Happens: Live Unknown 2009-07-16
Movie Hollywood Singing & Dancing: A Musical History - 1980s, 1990s and 2000s Unknown 2009-08-11
Series The Cleveland Show Unknown 2009-09-01
Series The Mo'Nique Show Unknown 2009-10-05
Movie Spring Breakdown Unknown 2009
Movie Straight from the Horses Mouth Unknown 2009-05-25
Series Party Down Unknown 2009-03-20
Series Glee Unknown 2009-05-19
Series RuPaul's Drag Race Unknown 2009-02-02
Movie Beverly Hills Chihuahua Unknown 2008-10-03
Movie First Sunday Unknown 2008
Movie 39th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2008-02-14
Series The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
Series So You Think You Can Dance Canada Unknown 2008-09-11
Movie Friends & Lovers: The Ski Trip 2 Unknown 2008
Series Eli Stone Patti Dellacroix 2008-01-31
Movie Cougar Club Unknown 2007-11-13
Movie Film Independent's 2007 Spirit Awards Herself 2007-02-04
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2007-02-21
Movie This Christmas Ma'Dere Whitfield 2007-11-21
Series The Game Unknown 2006-10-01
Movie 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2006-01-29
Movie Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story Addie Collins 2006-08-19
Series Psych Unknown 2006-07-07
Movie Dirty Laundry Unknown 2006
Movie Dreamgirls Jazz Singer 2006-12-25
Series Supernatural Unknown 2005-09-13
Series Everybody Hates Chris Unknown 2005-09-22
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Series Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Movie The 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards Unknown 2005-02-26
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie King's Ransom Unknown 2005
Movie Crash Unknown 2004
Series Wild Card Unknown 2004
Series Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Movie Woman Thou Art Loosed Unknown 2004
Movie 34th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2003
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Movie 33rd NAACP Image Awards Herself - Presenter 2002-03-01
Movie Headliners & Legends: Denzel Washington Herself 2002-02-17
Movie I Am Sam Margaret Calgrove 2002-01-25
Movie Book of Love: The Definitive Reason Why Men Are Dogs Unknown 2002
Movie Essence Awards Unknown 2002
Series Pyramid Unknown 2002-09-16
Movie The Script Unknown 2002
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 2002
Movie Baby of the Family Unknown 2002
Series Half & Half Unknown 2002-09-23
Movie Iron Chef USA: Showdown in Las Vegas Herself - Judge 2001-11-16
Movie 32nd NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2001
Movie Kingdom Come Marguerite Slocumb 2001-04-11
Series Boston Public Marla Hendricks 2000-10-23
Movie Punks Unknown 2000
Movie Best Actress Unknown 2000
Movie Freedom Song Unknown 2000
Series The PJs Unknown 2000
Movie Love Kills Sylvia Finkelstein 2000-06-06
Movie What Women Want Flo the Doorwoman 2000-12-15
Movie Urban Legends: Final Cut Unknown 2000
Series Girlfriends Unknown 2000-09-11
Movie The Breaks Unknown 1999
Movie 30th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1999
Movie Operation Splitsville Unknown 1999-07-07
Movie Funny Valentines Dearie B. 1999-02-14
Movie Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Unknown 1999-08-21
Series Family Law Unknown 1999-09-20
Movie Lillie Unknown 1999
Movie Jackie's Back! Unknown 1999
Series Hollywood Squares Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Down in the Delta Unknown 1998
Movie Alyson's Closet Unknown 1998
Series Debra Duncan Unknown 1998
Movie Urban Legend Unknown 1998
Series Ally McBeal Unknown 1997-09-08
Movie Hoodlum Unknown 1997-08-27
Movie Clover Everleen 1997-09-10
Movie The Price of Kissing Unknown 1997
Movie Don King: Only in America Unknown 1997
Series Ned and Stacey Unknown 1997
Movie Lover Girl Unknown 1997
Movie 28th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1997
Movie Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault Miss Mary 1996-11-23
Series Moesha Unknown 1996-01-23
Movie The Preacher's Wife Beverly 1996-12-13
Movie 27th NAACP Image Awards Herself 1996
Series Promised Land Unknown 1996-09-17
Series Clueless Unknown 1996-09-20
Movie Waiting to Exhale Gloria Matthews 1995-12-22
Series Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown 1995-03-26
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie The Hard Truth Unknown 1994-11-23
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie The American Clock Unknown 1993
Movie Amos & Andrew Unknown 1993
Series Picket Fences Unknown 1992-09-18
Series Love & War Unknown 1992-09-21
Movie Class Act Unknown 1992
Series Roc Unknown 1991-08-24
Series Reasonable Doubts Unknown 1991-09-26
Movie Caged Fear Unknown 1991
Movie Livin' Large! Unknown 1991
Movie Stanley & Iris Bertha 1990-02-09
Series Cop Rock Unknown 1990
Series Amen Unknown 1990
Series Sugar and Spice Unknown 1990
Series Heart and Soul Tonia Harris 1989-04-30
Movie Parent Trap III Unknown 1989
Movie Little Nikita Unknown 1988
Series Murphy Brown Unknown 1988-11-14
Movie Sticky Fingers Diane 1988-05-06
Series The Murder of Mary Phagan Unknown 1988-01-24
Movie The 42nd Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1988-06-05
Series CBS Summer Playhouse Unknown 1987-06-12
Series A Different World Unknown 1987-09-24
Series The Core of the Apple Unknown 1986
Movie The 39th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1985
Movie Anna to the Infinite Power Unknown 1983
Movie The 36th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1982
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04