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Oprah Winfrey
(Movies & TV)
Jurnee Smollett
(Movies & TV)
Samuel L. Jackson
(Movies & TV)
Danny Glover
(Movies & TV)
Diana Ross
(Music)
Martin Lawrence
(Movies & TV)
Denyce Lawton
(Fashion)
 

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Lynn Whitfield

Knowledge Identifier: +Lynn_Whitfield

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Lynn Whitfield

American actress add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1953.

Countries: United States (92%), Afghanistan (8%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Oprah Winfrey, Jurnee Smollett, Samuel L. Jackson

Linked to: Alpha Kappa Alpha, Howard University

 

Timeline


 

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Lynn Whitfield was born in 1953 add something


1991

Diana Ross - However, in 1991, the feature film turned into a TV film with Lynn Whitfield playing Baker instead of Ross.


1992

They had a daughter named Grace Gibson and divorced in 1992 add something


1996

In 1996, Whitfield was cast as a female lead opposite Martin Lawrence in the dark romantic comedy film, "A Thin Line Between Love and Hate" add something


1997

In 1997, she co-starred opposite Danny Glover and Rosanna Arquette in the comedy film "Gone Fishin"', appeared in the supporting role in the Canadian drama "The Planet of Junior Brown", and played Jurnee Smollett's title character's mother in the critically acclaimed independent drama, "Eve's Bayou" add something

 

Kasi Lemmons - In 1997, Lemmons directed the film "Eve's Bayou" starring Samuel L. Jackson, Lynn Whitfield, Debbi Morgan, Diahann Carroll, and Jurnee Smollett


1998

In 1998, Whitfield had supporting role of oncologist in the comedy-drama film, "Stepmom" add something


2000

Without a Trace - On television, Whitfield had the recurring roles on "Boston Public" and "Without a Trace" in 2000s add something

 

In 2000s, Whitfield had many supporting roles on television and film add something


2013

Teairra Mari - During 2013, the cable network UP premiered her in "The Dempsey Sisters" with Lynn Whitfield, Denyce_Lawton and Clifton Powell


2014

How to Get Away with Murder - From 2014 to 2015, she appeared in the ABC legal drama, "How to Get Away with Murder" as villainous Mary Walker add something


2015

In 2015, Whitfield was cast in her first series regular role in the Oprah Winfrey Network original scripted drama series "Greenleaf" about unscrupulous world of the Greenleaf family and their sprawling Memphis megachurch add something

 

In 2015, she began starring as villainous Lady Mae Greenleaf in the upcoming Oprah Winfrey Network drama series, "Greenleaf" add something


2016

In 2016, she began starring as villainous Lady Mae Greenleaf in the upcoming Oprah Winfrey Network drama series, "Greenleaf" add something