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Shola Lynch

Shola Lynch was born on March 20, 1969 in Austin, Texas, USA as Shola Ayn Lynch. She is an actress and producer, known for Free Angela and All Political Prisoners (2012), Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed (2004) and We the Economy: 20 Short Films You Can't Afford to Miss (2014). She has been married to Vincent Morgan since September 1, 2006. See full bio »
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 1972-1986 Sesame Street (TV Series)
- Episode #18.30 (1986) ... Shola
- Episode #11.1 (1979) ... Shola
- Episode #9.40 (1978) ... Shola
- Episode #9.39 (1978) ... Shola
- Episode #8.1 (1976) ... Shola
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 2012 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners (Documentary) (producer)
 2008 Lessons from Little Rock: A National Report Card (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2006-2007 American Gangster (TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Frank Lucas (2007) ... (producer)
- Leroy 'Nicky' Barnes (2006) ... (producer)
 2004 Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed (Documentary) (producer)
 2003 Matters of Race (TV Mini-Series documentary) (co-producer)
 2001 Do You Believe in Miracles? The Story of the 1980 U.S. Hockey Team (TV Movie documentary) (associate producer)
 1998 Frank Lloyd Wright (Documentary) (associate producer)
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 2013 Nine for IX (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Runner (2013)
 2004 Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed (Documentary)
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 2012 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners (Documentary) (writer)
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 2007 Great Performances (TV Series) (production consultant - 1 episode)
- Respect Yourself: The Stax Records Story (2007) ... (production consultant)
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 2012 America Reframed (TV Series documentary)
 2010 Doc Talk (TV Series)
- Race Relations (2010) ... Herself
 2005 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
- Episode dated 4 February 2005 (2005) ... Herself
 1989 Sesame Street: 20 and Still Counting (TV Special)
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Is the famous Shola (pronounced SHAH-la) from the early days of Sesame Street (1969).

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