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Telma Hopkins

Telma Hopkins was born on October 28, 1948 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA as Telma Louise Hopkins. She is an actress, known for Half & Half (2002), Family Matters (1989) and Bosom Buddies (1980). She was previously married to Donald B. Alen. See full bio »

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 2015 Welcome to the Family (TV Movie)
 2015 K.C. Undercover (TV Series)
Miss Holley
- Debutante Baller (2015) ... Miss Holley
 2012-2014 Lab Rats (TV Series)
Grandma Rose
- Merry Glitchmas (2014) ... Grandma Rose
- Prank You Very Much (2013) ... Grandma Rose
- Exoskeleton vs. Grandma (2012) ... Grandma Rose
 2013 Getting On (TV Series)
Beverly Raymes
- Born on the Fourth of July (2013) ... Beverly Raymes
 2013 LA Live the Show (TV Series)
Special guest
- Ez Way Tv Red Carpet Launch Party (2013) ... Special guest
 2012 JD Lawrence's the Clean Up Woman (TV Movie)
 2010 The Clean Up Woman
 2002-2006 Half & Half (TV Series)
Phyllis / Phyllis Thorne
- The Big Who You Gonna Call Episode (2006) ... Phyllis Thorne
- The Big Hide & Sneak Episode (2006) ... Phyllis Thorne
- The Big Mother's What?! Episode (2006) ... Phyllis Thorne
- The Big Nervous Breakup Episode (2006) ... Phyllis Thorne
- The Big 'What Have We Done?' Episode (2006) ... Phyllis Thorne
 2000-2001 Any Day Now (TV Series)
Judge Wilma Evers
- Peace of Mind (2001) ... Judge Wilma Evers
- Children Are the Most Important Thing (2001) ... Judge Wilma Evers
- It's a Good Thing I'm Not Black (2000) ... Judge Wilma Evers
- Nope (2000) ... Judge Wilma Evers
 2001/II Rain (Short)
 2001 For Your Love (TV Series)
Miss Hope
- The Next Best Thing (2001) ... Miss Hope
 2001 Down to Earth
Woman in Audience (uncredited)
 2000 Suddenly Susan (TV Series)
- The Reversal (2000) ... Denise
 2000 Static Shock (TV Series)
Mrs. Barnett
- The Breed (2000) ... Mrs. Barnett (voice)
 2000 Good vs Evil (TV Series)
Judge Parks
- Portrait of Evil (2000) ... Judge Parks
 2000 Histeria! (TV Series)
Rosa Parks
- Heroes of Truth and Justice (2000) ... Rosa Parks (voice, as Telma Howard)
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Max's Mom
- Hooked Up (1999) ... Max's Mom (voice)
 1999 The Wood
Slim's Mother
 1998 ER (TV Series)
- Think Warm Thoughts (1998) ... Carlene
 1997 The Nanny (TV Series)
Lila Baker
- Fran's Roots (1997) ... Lila Baker
 1996 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Mrs. Farrell
- Sins of the Fathers Chapter 5: The Rocket Racer (1996) ... Mrs. Farrell (voice)
 1995 Women of the House (TV Series)
Officer Rhoda
- The Conjugal Cottage (1995) ... Officer Rhoda
 1994 Count on Me (TV Movie)
Beverly English
 1993-1994 Getting By (TV Series)
Dolores Dixon
- My Brilliant Career (1994) ... Dolores Dixon
- Just Say No (1994) ... Dolores Dixon
- Teacher's Pest (1994) ... Dolores Dixon
- Three Days of the Condo (1994) ... Dolores Dixon
- The Rich Guy (1994) ... Dolores Dixon
 1992 Trancers III (Video)
Cmdr. Raines
 1990 How to Murder a Millionaire (TV Movie)
 1990 Vital Signs
Dr. Kennan
 1990 ABC TGIF (TV Series)
 1989 It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series)
- Save Mr. Peck's: Part 2 (1989) ... Dawn
 1988 Amen (TV Series)
Charlotte Holloway
- Wedding Bell Blues (1988) ... Charlotte Holloway
 1988 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
- Rock 'n' Roll Mom (1988) ... Edda
 1982-1983 The New Odd Couple (TV Series)
- Oscar Dates Felix's Frances (1983) ... Frances
- Frances Moves In (1982) ... Frances
 1982 The Kid with the Broken Halo (TV Movie)
Gail Desautel
 1979 A New Kind of Family (TV Series)
Jess Ashton
- Fair Weather Friend (1979) ... Jess Ashton
- Is There a Gun in the House? (1979) ... Jess Ashton
- Thank You for a Lovely Evening (1979) ... Jess Ashton
 1979 Marie (TV Movie)
K.C. Jones
 1979 Roots: The Next Generations (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... Daisy
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Other Works:

Sang background vocals on the Isaac Hayes song "Shaft" (she is the woman who shouts "Shut your mouth!"). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dawn | Telma L. Hopkins | Telma Howard


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Sister of Teresa Hopkins. See more »

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