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Claudia McNeil (1917–1993)

Claudia McNeil was born on August 13, 1917 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She was an actress, known for A Raisin in the Sun (1961), Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (1978) and The Last Angry Man (1959). She died on November 25, 1993 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

A Raisin in the Sun
A Raisin in the Sun Lena Younger
(1961)
The Last Angry Man
The Last Angry Man Mrs. Quincy
(1959)
Black Girl
Black Girl Mu' Dear
(1972)

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 1983 The Mississippi (TV Series)
Mrs. Larson
- Joey (1983) ... Mrs. Larson
 1979 Roots: The Next Generations (TV Mini-Series)
Sister Will Ada
- Episode #1.7 (1979) ... Sister Will Ada
 1978 NBC Special Treat (TV Series)
Dulcie
- The Tap Dance Kid (1978) ... Dulcie
 1978 Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (TV Movie)
Big Ma
 1974 Cry Panic (TV Movie)
Ethel Hanson
 1974 The Migrants (TV Movie)
Rose Daw
 1972 To Be Young, Gifted, and Black (TV Movie)
 1972 Moon of the Wolf (TV Movie)
Sara
 1972 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Granny Marshall
- The Connection (1972) ... Granny Marshall
 1971 Incident in San Francisco (TV Movie)
Odessa Carter
 1970 Men at Law (TV Series)
 1969 The Skirts of Happy Chance (TV Movie)
Florence
 1967 CBS Playhouse (TV Series)
Josepha
 1965 Profiles in Courage (TV Series)
Mrs. Haines
- Woodrow Wilson (1965)
- Frederick Douglass (1965) ... Mrs. Haines
 1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Mrs. Hill
- Express Stop from Lenox Avenue (1963) ... Mrs. Hill
 1959 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mamie
- Simply Heavenly (1959) ... Mamie
 1959 The Last Angry Man
Mrs. Quincy
 1959 New York Confidential (TV Series)
Melva
- Child of Terror (1959) ... Melva
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She played Lena Younger in Lorraine Hansberry's play, "A Raisin in the Sun," at the Blackstone Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Ruby Dee (Ruth Younger); Glynn Turman (Travis Younger); Sidney Poitier (Walter Lee Younger); Diana Sands (Beneatha Younger); Ivan Dixon (Joseph Asagai); Lou Gossett (George Murchison); Lonne Elder III... See more »
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Her son was killed in the Korean War. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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