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Tamu Blackwell

Tamu Blackwell was born on July 11, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She is an actress and assistant director, known for Claudine (1974), Doctor Dolittle (1998) and Streets of Fire (1984). See full bio »
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 1993 Sisters (TV Series)
- Moving Pictures (1993) ... Tamu
 1991 Shoot First: A Cop's Vengeance (TV Movie)
Woman Witness
 1985 Badge of the Assassin (TV Movie)
Gloria Lapp
 1985 Love, Mary (TV Movie)
 1984 Streets of Fire
Richmond Citizen
 1981 Crisis at Central High (TV Movie)
Caroline Fuller (as Tamu)
 1979 Eischied (TV Series)
Vera Gibbs
- The Accused (1979) ... Vera Gibbs (as Tamu)
 1979 And Baby Makes Six (TV Movie)
Donna (as Tamu)
 1979 Roots: The Next Generations (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Bessie (as Tamu)
 1979 The Jeffersons (TV Series)
- Florence Meets Mr. Right (1979) ... Betty
 1977 James at 16 (TV Series)
- Higher Ground (1977) ... Evelyn (as Tamu)
 1977 The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened (TV Movie)
Sandra Bird (as Tamu)
 1977 A Piece of the Action
 1977 Panic in Echo Park (TV Movie)
Angie (as Tamu)
 1976 Good Times (TV Series)
- Rich Is Better Than Poor... Maybe (1976) ... Edna (as Tamu)
 1975 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
- Mary's Delinquent (1975) ... Celestine (as Tamu)
 1975 That's My Mama (TV Series)
- A Date with Judy (1975) ... Judy (as Tamu)
 1974 Police Story (TV Series)
Lisa Booker
- World Full of Hurt (1974) ... Lisa Booker (as Tamu)
 1974 Claudine
Charlene (as Tamu)
 1974 The Super Cops
Girl (as Tamu)
 1974 Maude (TV Series)
Francie Potter
- The Runaway (1974) ... Francie Potter
- Maude's Guest (1974) ... Francie Potter (as Tamu)
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