Alfre Woodard

8 Nov 1952

Actor

Alfre Ette Woodard (born November 8, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Grammy Awards, 12 times for Emmy Awards (winning four), and has also won a Golden Globe and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. She is known for her role in films such as Cross Creek, Miss Firecracker, Grand Canyon, Passion Fish, Primal Fear, Star Trek: First Contact, Miss Evers' Boys, K-PAX, Radio, Take the Lead and The Family That Preys.

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Filmography (47 titles)

(movie, 2016)
···Captain America: Civil War
Genre: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Miriam)
(movie, 2015)
···Mississippi Grind
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bookmaker)
(movie, 2015)
···Who Shot the Sherriff?
Role: Actor (as Doris Weeks)
(movie, 2014)
···Annabelle
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Evelyn)
(movie, 2013)
···12 Years a Slave
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Mistress Shaw)
(movie, 2013)
···The Door
Role: Actor (as E)
(movie, 2012)
···Steel Magnolias
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ouiser)
(movie, 2008)
···Reach for Me
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Evelyn)
(movie, 2008)
···The Family That Preys
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Alice Pratt)
(movie, 2006)
···Take the Lead
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Augustine James)
(movie, 2006)
···The Water Is Wide
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Brown)
(movie, 2005)
···Beauty Shop
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ms. Josephine)
(movie, 2004)
1.5The Forgotten
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Det. Anne Pope)
(movie, 2003)
···Radio
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Principle Daniels)
(movie, 2003)
···The Singing Detective
Genre: Comedy, Music, Mystery, Crime
Role: Actor (as Chief of Staff)
(movie, 2003)
···The Core
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stickley)
(movie, 2001)
7.9K-PAX
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Claudia Villars)
(movie, 2000)
···Holiday Heart
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Wanda)
(movie, 2000)
···Lost Souls
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Allen)
(movie, 2000)
···Dinosaur
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Plio)
(movie, 2000)
···Love & Basketball
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Camille Wright)
(movie, 1999)
···Funny Valentines
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joyce May)
(movie, 1999)
···Mumford
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lily)
(movie, 1999)
···The Wishing Tree
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Clara)
(movie, 1998)
···Down in the Delta
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Loretta Sinclair)
(movie, 1997)
···Miss Evers' Boys
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Eunice Evers, R.N.)
(movie, 1997)
···The Member of the Wedding
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Berenice Sadie Brown)
(movie, 1996)
···Star Trek: First Contact
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lily Sloane)
(movie, 1996)
···Primal Fear
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Richterin Miriam Shoat)
(movie, 1996)
···A Step Toward Tomorrow
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Sandlin)
(movie, 1996)
···Follow Me Home
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Evey)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Marianna)
(movie, 1995)
···The Piano Lesson
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Berniece Charles)
(movie, 1994)
···Blue Chips
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lavada McRae)
(movie, 1994)
···Crooklyn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Carolyn Carmichael)
(movie, 1993)
···Heart and Souls
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Penny Washington)
(movie, 1993)
···Bopha!
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Rosie Mangena)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Attorney Ann Orkin)
(movie, 1991)
···Grand Canyon
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jane)
Genre: Drama, Sport, Biography
Role: Actor (as Mary Thomas)
(movie, 1989)
···Miss Firecracker
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Popeye Jackson)
(movie, 1988)
···Scrooged
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Grace Cooley)
(movie, 1988)
···The Child Saver
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Andrea Crawford)
(movie, 1986)
···Extremities
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Patricia)
(movie, 1986)
···Unnatural Causes
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Maude DeVictor)
(movie, 1985)
···Words by Heart
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Claudie Sills)
(movie, 1978)
···The Trial of the Moke
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor