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Carol Mitchell-leon (1951–2009)

Carol Mitchell-leon was born on April 27, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005), Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) and Getting Out (1994). She was married to Kenny Leon. She died on January 19, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. See full bio »

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Fried Green Tomatoes
Getting Out
Idlewild Auntie Belle


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 2007 Randy and the Mob
 2007 House of Payne (TV Series)
- Bully and the Beast (2007) ... Principal
 2006 Idlewild
Auntie Belle (as Carol Mitchell Leon)
 2005 The Walk (Video)
Mrs. Simmons (as Carol Mitchell-Leon)
 2005 Diary of a Mad Black Woman
Mildred (as Carol Mitchell-Leon)
 2002 Juwanna Mann
Betty (Card Player) (as Carol Mitchell)
 1998 Nandi
 1998 Mama Flora's Family (TV Mini-Series)
Flora's Mama
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Flora's Mama
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Flora's Mama
 1994 Scarlett (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1994) ... Iris
 1994 Getting Out (TV Movie)
 1994 On Promised Land (TV Movie)
 1994 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Shelba Russell
- The Rabbi (1994) ... Shelba Russell (as Carol Mitchell-Leon)
 1991 Fried Green Tomatoes
Sue Otis
 1991 I'll Fly Away (TV Series)
 1991 White Lie (TV Movie)
Martha Huffer Jordan
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 2003 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary)
- Emmanuel Lewis (2003) ... Herself

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Other Works:

In 1989 starred in the Horizon Theatre Company's World Premiere production of the stage play "Shakin' the Mess Outta Misery" with actress Elizabeth Omilami (Atlanta, Georgia, USA). See more »

Alternate Names:

Carol Mitchell Leon | Carol Mitchell | Carol Mitchell-Leon

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She performs regularly in productions at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre and was married to actor and former Alliance Theatre Artistic Director Kenny Leon. See more »

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