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CCH Pounder (the CCH standing for Carol Christine Hilaria, her birth name). As can be said of other similarly styled actresses such as Alfre Woodard and Cicely Tyson, most of Pounder's characters are enriched with these same positive attributes and it is a testament to this actress' abilities that she continues on such a high plane in a nearly ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Avatar
Avatar Moat
(2009)
The Shield
The Shield Claudette Wyms
(2002-2008)
Orphan
Orphan Sister Abigail
(2009)
Face/Off
Face/Off Hollis Miller
(1997)

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 2015 Archer (TV Series)
Claudette Kane
- The Kanes (2015) ... Claudette Kane (voice)
 2014 Beware the Batman (TV Series)
Mayor Marion Grange
- Games (2014) ... Mayor Marion Grange (voice)
- Nexus (2014) ... Mayor Marion Grange (voice)
 2013 Perception (TV Series)
FBI Psychiatrist
- Warrior (2013) ... FBI Psychiatrist
 2001-2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Carolyn Maddox
- Gray (2010) ... Carolyn Maddox
- Swing (2008) ... Carolyn Maddox
- Strain (2005) ... Carolyn Maddox
- Careless (2004) ... Carolyn Maddox
- Ridicule (2001) ... Carolyn Maddox
 2008 The Tower (TV Movie)
Evie
 2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Narrator
- Novel Reflections: The American Dream (2007) ... Narrator (voice)
 2006 W.I.T.C.H. (TV Series)
Kadma
- Q Is for Quarry (2006) ... Kadma (voice)
- P Is for Protectors (2006) ... Kadma (voice)
- S Is for Self (2006) ... Kadma (voice)
 2004-2006 Justice League (TV Series)
Amanda Waller / Elderly Woman / Queen / ...
- Patriot Act (2006) ... Amanda Waller / Elderly Woman (voice)
- Epilogue (2005) ... Amanda Waller / Queen (voice)
- Divided We Fall (2005) ... Amanda Waller (voice)
- Panic in the Sky (2005) ... Amanda Waller (voice)
- Flashpoint (2005) ... Amanda Waller (voice)
 2006 Storyline Online (TV Series)
 2005 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Lt. Havercamp
- Vector (2005) ... Lt. Havercamp
 2004 Girlfriends (TV Series)
Dr. Myers
- Prophet & Loss (2004) ... Dr. Myers
 2003 Jackie Chan Adventures (TV Series)
Miss Kimber
- The Shadow Eaters (2003) ... Miss Kimber (voice)
 2002 For the People (TV Series)
Millie Towns
- To DNA or Not to DNA (2002) ... Millie Towns
 2001 The District (TV Series)
Eilen Carmicheal
- To Serve and Protect (2001) ... Eilen Carmicheal
 2001 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
Libby Bell
- Mortality (2001) ... Libby Bell
 2001 Boycott (TV Movie)
Jo Ann Robinson
 2000-2001 Static Shock (TV Series)
Mayor
- Junior (2001) ... Mayor (voice)
- Aftershock (2000) ... Mayor (voice)
 2000 Disappearing Acts (TV Movie)
Mrs. Swift
 2000 Cora Unashamed (TV Movie)
Ma Jenkins
 2000 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
The Stranger
- Decompression (2000) ... The Stranger
 2000 Rude Awakening (TV Series)
Stacey
- Plastered (2000) ... Stacey
 2000 The West Wing (TV Series)
Deborah O'Leary, Secretary of Housing & Urban Development
- Celestial Navigation (2000) ... Deborah O'Leary, Secretary of Housing & Urban Development
 1999 A Touch of Hope (TV Movie)
Lily Keyes
 1999 Detention (TV Series)
Miss Powers
- The Contest (1999) ... Miss Powers (voice)
 1999 To Serve and Protect (TV Mini-Series)
 1999 NetForce (TV Movie)
Sandra Knight
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Anchor Woman / Passenger
- Rebirth: Part 1 (1999) ... Anchor Woman / Passenger (voice)
 1998 Histeria! (TV Series)
Harriet Tubman
 1998 Little Girl Fly Away (TV Movie)
Dr. Geddes
 1998 Final Justice (TV Movie)
Danielle Kline
 1998 Ghost Cop (TV Series)
Detective
- Pilot (1998) ... Detective
 1997 House of Frankenstein (TV Movie)
Dr. Shauna Kendall
 1997 Things That Go Bump (TV Movie)
Harriet Napolean
 1996 If These Walls Could Talk (TV Movie)
Nurse Jenny Ford (segment "1952")
 1995-1996 Gargoyles (TV Series)
Desdemona / Coldfire
- Possession (1996) ... Coldfire (voice)
- High Noon (1995) ... Desdemona (voice)
- Legion (1995) ... Desdemona (voice)
 1996 All She Ever Wanted (TV Movie)
Dr. Marilyn Tower
 1995 Living Single (TV Series)
Nina Shaw
- Mommy Not Dearest (1995) ... Nina Shaw
 1995 Jack Reed: One of Our Own (TV Movie)
Mrs. Harris
 1995 White Dwarf (TV Movie)
Nurse Shabana, Light Side Clinic
 1995 Zooman (TV Movie)
Ash
 1994-1995 Sweet Justice (TV Series)
Judge Addison
- Baby Mine (1995) ... Judge Addison
- Sex, Lies and Shining Armor (1994) ... Judge Addison
 1994 Robin's Hoods (TV Series)
Vivian Castro
- Unto Thyself Be True (1994) ... Vivian Castro
 1994 South Central (TV Series)
Dr. LeBrock
- Co-op (1994) ... Dr. LeBrock
 1994 Birdland (TV Series)
Nurse Lucy
- Grand Delusion (1994) ... Nurse Lucy
 1993 Return to Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-Series)
Sara Pickett
- The Passing (1993) ... Sara Pickett (as C.C.H. Pounder)
- The Legacy (1993) ... Sara Pickett
- The Forge (1993) ... Sara Pickett (as C.C.H. Pounder)
- The Vision (1993) ... Sara Pickett (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1993 Sisters (TV Series)
Nora Neil Marshall
- The Good Daughter (1993) ... Nora Neil Marshall
 1993 Biker Mice from Mars (TV Series)
Stonecutter (voice)
 1993 Lifepod (TV Movie)
Mayvene
 1993 For Their Own Good (TV Movie)
Naomi Brinker
 1993 New Year (TV Movie)
Eudora Kellogg
 1992 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Clair's friend
- Clair's Reunion (1992) ... Clair's friend (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1992 Home Improvement (TV Series)
Assitant
- What About Bob? (1992) ... Assitant (uncredited)
 1986-1992 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Judge Roseann Robin
- Back to the Suture (1992) ... Judge Roseann Robin
- Lie Harder (1990) ... Judge Roseann Robin (as C.C.H. Pounder)
- El Sid (1986) ... Judge Roseann Robin (as C.C.H. Pounder)
- Those Lips, That Eye (1986) ... Judge Roseann Robin
 1991 True Colors (TV Series)
Judge Fallows
- Presumed Guilty (1991) ... Judge Fallows
 1991 Lifestories (TV Series)
Roxanne Tevis
- Darryl Tevis (1991) ... Roxanne Tevis
 1990 Cop Rock (TV Series)
- Marital Blitz (1990)
- Oli of Ol' Lay (1990)
 1990 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Mama Harper
- Black on White on Fire - August 11, 1965 (1990) ... Mama Harper
 1990 Common Ground (TV Movie)
Rachel Twymon
 1990 Murder in Mississippi (TV Movie)
Fannie Lee Chaney
 1990 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Yvonne
- Too Much, Too Late (1990) ... Yvonne
 1989 No Place Like Home (TV Movie)
Prue (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1989 Third Degree Burn (TV Movie)
Julie Cartwright (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1989 227 (TV Series)
Lucinda Merkle
- Babes in the Woods (1989) ... Lucinda Merkle (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1989 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Renee Cook
- My Past Is My Own (1989) ... Renee Cook
 1988 Leap of Faith (TV Movie)
Roberta
 1988 Run Till You Fall (TV Movie)
Janice
 1987 The Line (TV Movie)
Anna Mae Demsey
 1987 On the Edge (TV Movie)
 1981-1986 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Ms. Jones / Wilna Tucker / Jasmine
- Amazing Grace (1986) ... Ms. Jones (as C.C.H. Pounder)
- Little Boil Blue (1982) ... Wilna Tucker (as C.C.H. Pounder)
- The Second Oldest Profession (1981) ... Jasmine (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1986 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Timmons
- Disenfranchised (1986) ... Timmons
 1986 Valerie (TV Series)
Mrs. Davis
- Full Moon (1986) ... Mrs. Davis (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1986 As Summers Die (TV Movie)
Priscilla (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1986 Resting Place (TV Movie)
Ada Johnson
 1986 If Tomorrow Comes (TV Mini-Series)
Ernestine Littlechap
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Ernestine Littlechap (as C.C.H. Pounder)
 1985 The Atlanta Child Murders (TV Mini-Series)
Venus Taylor
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Venus Taylor
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Venus Taylor
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Deborah
- Go Tell It on the Mountain (1985) ... Deborah
 1984 Booker (TV Short)
Jane
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Other Works:

Open Admissions (1984). Drama. Written by Shirley Lauro. Directed by Elinor Renfield. Music Box Theatre: 29 Jan 1984- 12 Feb 1984 (17 performances + 7 performance that began on 24 Jan 1984). Cast: Calvin Levels (as "Calvin Jefferson"), Marilyn Rockafellow (as "Ginny Carlsen"), Nan-Lyn Nelson (as "Salina Jones, Calvin's sister")... See more »

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Alternate Names:

C.C.H. Pounder

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

With acting, I started very young, and I'd performed for a lot of children in boarding schools, late at night after the dormitory lights were out. I'd have a flashlight, and I'd be Count Dracula, or Shakespeare, or Yogi Bear, and leap from bunk to bunk. I loved the laughter; I liked the way it made people feel. See more »

Trivia:

Has 6 grandchildren: Elisa (born 1994), Michelle (born 1999), Kelly (born 2002), Libya (born 2005), Enid (born 2007), and Matthew (born 2010). See more »

Trademark:

Often plays strong but calm authority figures

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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