Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard

Gender

Female

Known Credits

28

Alfre Woodard

Date of Birth: Nov 08, 1952

Birthplace: Tulsa - Oklahoma - USA

 

 

Biography

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.

Known For

Filmography

Burning Sands

Burning Sands

as Professor Hughes

2017

A Series of Unfortunate Events

A Series of Unfortunate Events

as  Aunt Josephine

2017

Marvel's Luke Cage

Marvel's Luke Cage

as Mariah Dillard

2016

So B. It

So B. It

as Bernadette

2016

Mississippi Grind

Mississippi Grind

as Bookmaker

2015

Annabelle

Annabelle

as Evelyn

2014

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

as Mistress Shaw

2013

The Family That Preys

The Family That Preys

as Alice Pratt

2008

The Forgotten

The Forgotten

as Det. Anne Pope

2004

The Singing Detective

The Singing Detective

as Chief of Staff

2003

Radio

Radio

as Principle Daniels

2003

K-PAX

K-PAX

as Claudia Villars

2001

Lost Souls

Lost Souls

as Dr. Allen

2000

John Henry

John Henry

as Polly / Narrator (voice)

2000

Dinosaur

Dinosaur

as Plio (voice)

2000

Love & Basketball

Love & Basketball

as Camille Wright

2000

Mumford

Mumford

as Lily

1999

Down in the Delta

Down in the Delta

as Loretta Sinclair

1998

Miss Evers' Boys

Miss Evers' Boys

as Eunice Evers, R.N.

1997

Star Trek: First Contact

Star Trek: First Contact

as Lily Sloane

1996

Primal Fear

Primal Fear

as Richterin Miriam Shoat

1996

The Piano Lesson

The Piano Lesson

as Berniece Charles

1995

Heart and Souls

Heart and Souls

as Penny Washington

1993

Mandela

Mandela

as Winnie Mandela

1987

Black Panther

Black Panther

as Dondi Reece

1969

State of Affairs

State of Affairs

as President Constance Payton

1969