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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), The Match Game (1962) and King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970). 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 »

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 2016 Deadpool (post-production)
Blind Al
 2015 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
- Nice Ladies (2015)
- Godfathering (2015)
- Deal (2015)
 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 #1.4 (1979) ... Lillian Rogers Parks
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Lillian Rogers Parks
- Episode #1.2 (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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Other Works:

(6/02) Stage: Appeared (as "Good Sister Dupree") in "Thunder Knocking on the Door", a musical by Keith Glover, Keb' Mo' and Anderson Edwards (Minetta Lane Theater, New York City). See more »

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1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Her 1968 Tony-winning lead in "Hallelujah Baby" was originally meant and was expressly written for Lena Horne, who withdrew from the project. Leslie later played Lena in the 2009 musical "Stormy Weather". See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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