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Irma P. Hall

Irma P. Hall was born on June 3, 1935 in Beaumont, Texas, USA as Irma Dolores Player Hall. She is an actress, known for Collateral (2004), The Ladykillers (2004) and Patch Adams (1998). See full bio »

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 2016 The Storyteller (Short) (filming)
Ms Penny
 2016 Jerico (post-production)
 2016 Lady Luck (completed)
Mrs. Bailey
  A Man Called Jon (post-production)
Sadie Johnson
  Dianthus (Short) (completed)
  Empty Chair (announced)
Miss Harriet
 2015 Chi-Raq
Ms. Doctor Aesop
 2015 Uncommon
Aunt Shirley Bailey
 2014 Steps of Faith
Dorothy Lee
 2014 Night Vet (Short)
 2013 Getting On (TV Series)
Cordelia Meade
- The Concert (2013) ... Cordelia Meade
 2012 Chicago Fire (TV Series)
Mrs. Grady
- One Minute (2012) ... Mrs. Grady
 2012 Hiding in Plain Sight
Ida Mae Blackmon
 2012 Changing the Game
Grandma Barnes
 2012/I Wolf
 2012 Jayne Mansfield's Car
Dorothy Lambert
 2012 The Game (TV Series)
 2011 My 3 Saints
Sister Louise
 2011/II Red (Short)
Mother Mabel
 2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Lorna Talcott
- Reparations (2011) ... Lorna Talcott
 2011 Harry's Law (TV Series)
Anna Nicholson
- Heat of Passion (2011) ... Anna Nicholson
 2010-2011 Diary of a Single Mom (TV Series)
- Dream Cart (2011) ... Dessa
- Paradox (2010) ... Dessa
- Running on Empty (2010)
- Struggling or Surviving (2010) ... Dessa
 2009 Hurricane Season
Grandma Rose
 2009 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
Mrs Roberts (as Irma Hall)
 2008/I Rain
 2008 Uncross the Stars
 2008 Meet the Browns
 2006 Take 3 (TV Movie)
Mildred Burnett
 2005 P.N.O.K. (Short)
Mildred Burnett
 2005 Gift for the Living (Short)
Carrie Mae
 2004 Collateral
 2003 An Unexpected Love (TV Movie)
 2002 Miss Lettie and Me (TV Movie)
Rose Griffin
 2002 Bad Company
Mrs. Banks
 2002 Don't Let Go
 2002 Our America (TV Movie)
June Jones
 2001 A Rugrats Kwanzaa Special (TV Movie)
Great Aunt T (voice)
 2001 All Souls (TV Series)
Nurse Glory St. Claire
- One Step Closer to Roger (2001) ... Nurse Glory St. Claire
- Running Scared (2001) ... Nurse Glory St. Claire
- Bad Blood (2001) ... Nurse Glory St. Claire
- The Deal (2001) ... Nurse Glory St. Claire
- Pilot (2001) ... Nurse Glory St. Claire
 2001 Rugrats (TV Series)
Aunt T.
- A Rugrats Kwanzaa (2001) ... Aunt T. (voice)
 2001 A Girl Thing (TV Movie)
Alice (Housekeeper)
 2000 Something to Sing About (TV Movie)
 2000 7th Heaven (TV Series)
- All by Myself (2000) ... Hattie
 1999 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Beverly Raymond
- An Impartial Bias (1999) ... Beverly Raymond
 1999 A Lesson Before Dying (TV Movie)
Miss Emma
 1998 Beloved
 1998 Getting Personal (TV Series)
Mrs. Buckley
- Guess Who Else Is Coming to Dinner? (1998) ... Mrs. Buckley
 1998 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Effie Taylor
- Seek and Ye Shall Find (1998) ... Effie Taylor
 1998 The Love Letter (TV Movie)
Mae Mullen
 1998 Nothing Sacred (TV Series)
 1997 Steel
Grandma Odessa
 1997 Buddy
Emma, Lintz's Maid
 1996 To Sir, with Love II (TV Movie)
Old Woman
 1996 A Family Thing
Aunt T.
 1995 Wishbone (TV Series)
Dr. Thelma Brown
- Digging Up the Past (1995) ... Dr. Thelma Brown (as Irma Hall)
 1993 In the Company of Darkness (TV Movie)
Apartment Manager
 1992 In the Shadow of a Killer (TV Movie)
 1992 The Babe
Fanny Baily
 1992 Straight Talk
 1991 Backdraft
 1990 The Kid Who Loved Christmas (TV Movie)
Mrs. Smith
 1987 Uncle Tom's Cabin (TV Movie)
 1987 They Still Call Me Bruce
Mrs. Brown (as Irma Hall)
 1987 Square Dance
Preacher Dixon
 1986 The George McKenna Story (TV Movie)
 1985 The Long Hot Summer (TV Movie)
Cecilia Howlett (as Irma Hall)
 1978-1984 Dallas (TV Series)
Rosa, Graison's Maid / Tilly
- Shadow of a Doubt (1984) ... Rosa, Graison's Maid
- Bar-B-Que (1978) ... Tilly
 1984 He's Not Your Son (TV Movie)
Nurse Anne Hall
 1982 Split Image
Maid (as Irma Hall)
 1981 Broken Promise (TV Movie)
Williston (as Irma Hall)
 1981 Crisis at Central High (TV Movie)
Lulu Richards
 1980 Skyward (TV Movie)
Mrs. Sinclair (as Jana Hall)
 1980 Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders II (TV Movie)
 1979 Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders (TV Movie)

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Stage: Appeared in a production of "Steppin' Out", Steppenwolf Theatre, Chicago, IL. NOTE: She won the Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Actress. See more »

Alternate Names:

Irma Hall | Jana Hall


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On January 24, 2004, she was severely injured in a car wreck while in Chicago, Illinois, driving in a snowstorm, where Irma lost control of her vehicle, crossing lanes into oncoming traffic, hitting another car head on. Hall underwent emergency open-heart surgery to repair a puncture to her aorta caused by a rib broken in the accident. Additionally, Hall suffered a shattered ankle and a broken ... See more »

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