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Leslie Uggams


Leslie Uggams was born on May 25, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for A Special Sesame Street Christmas (1978), King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970) and Sing Along with Mitch (1961). She has been married to Grahame Pratt since October 16, 1965. They have two children. See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Filmography

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 2014 Just the Three of Us (Short)
Regina
 2012 NYC 22 (TV Series)
Etta King
- Block Party (2012) ... Etta King
 2011 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Suzanne Packer
- Death Row Tip (2011) ... Suzanne Packer
 2011 Memphis Beat (TV Series)
Estelle
- Troubled Water (2011) ... Estelle
 2009 Toe to Toe
Grandma
 2003 Broadway Beat (TV Series)
 1996 All My Children (TV Series)
Rose Keefer
- Episode dated 15 October 1996 (1996) ... Rose Keefer
 1995 Under One Roof (TV Series)
Geneva
- Secrets (1995) ... Geneva
 1993 Sugar Hill
Doris Holly
 1993 A Different World (TV Series)
Dr. Eileen Redding
- College Kid (1993) ... Dr. Eileen Redding
 1991 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Kris Temple
- The Return of the Clairettes (1991) ... Kris Temple
 1987 Hotel (TV Series)
Amanda Price
- Discoveries (1987) ... Amanda Price
 1984 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Alexis Carter
 1982 Freedom to Speak (TV Mini-Series)
Barbara Jordan (scenes deleted)
 1981 Sizzle (TV Movie)
Vonda
 1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Marion Blake / Callie Reason
 1979 Backstairs at the White House (TV Mini-Series)
Lillian Rogers Parks
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Lillian Rogers Parks
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Lillian Rogers Parks
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Lillian Rogers Parks
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... Lillian Rogers Parks
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Kizzy Reynolds
- Part IX (1977) ... Kizzy Reynolds
- Part IV (1977) ... Kizzy Reynolds
- Part VIII (1977) ... Kizzy Reynolds
- Part VII (1977) ... Kizzy Reynolds
 1975 Poor Pretty Eddie
Elizabeth 'Liz' Wetherly
 1974 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Laurie Williams
- Feedback (1974) ... Laurie Williams
 1974 Easter Is (TV Movie) (voice)
 1972 Black Girl
Netta
 1972 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Dina Lane
- Kill Gently, Sweet Jessie (1972) ... Dina Lane
 1970 Swing Out, Sweet Land (TV Movie)
Saloon Singer
 1968-1969 That's Life (TV Series)
 1966-1967 I Spy (TV Series)
Tonia
- Tonia (1967) ... Tonia
- Bridge of Spies (1966) ... Tonia
 1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Natasha Brimstone
- The Jewels of Topango Affair (1966) ... Natasha Brimstone
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as 'Ethel Waters') in a touring company of "Stringbean". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

She is also a board member of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, and TADA, a children's musical theatre. See more »

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