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Terry McMillan was born on October 18, 1951, to Madeline Washington Tilman and Edward McMillan. She grew up in Port Huron, Michigan. Her parents divorced when she was thirteen and her father died three years later. McMillan's mother supported her family by working nights at a factory. See full bio »
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 2014 A Day Late and a Dollar Short (TV Movie) (novel)
 2000 Disappearing Acts (TV Movie) (novel)
 1998 How Stella Got Her Groove Back (novel) / (screenplay)
 1995 Waiting to Exhale (novel) / (screenplay)
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 2000 Disappearing Acts (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1998 How Stella Got Her Groove Back (executive producer)
 1995 Waiting to Exhale (executive producer)
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 2013 Face the Nation (TV Series)
- Episode dated 22 December 2013 (2013) ... Herself
 2005-2013 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
Herself - Guest / Herself
- Episode dated 4 September 2013 (2013) ... Herself - Guest
- Episode dated 12 July 2005 (2005) ... Herself
 2010 The Mo'Nique Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (2010) ... Herself
 2005-2010 The Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 28 September 2010 (2010) ... Herself
- Episode dated 9 November 2005 (2005) ... Herself
 2007 Real Life Divas (TV Series documentary)
- Terry McMIllan (2007) ... Herself
 2006 Legends Ball (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Essence Awards (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 La mirada crítica (TV Series)
- Episode dated 22 March 2002 (2002) ... Himself
 1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 June 1996 (1996) ... Herself
 1996 Lauren Hutton and... (TV Series)
- Terry McMillan (1996) ... Herself
 1994 The 8th Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Presenter
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 2008 Entertainment Tonight (TV Series)
- Episode dated 14 August 2008 (2008) ... Herself

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Novel: "Waiting to Exhale" (filmed as Waiting to Exhale (1995)) See more »

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