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Marlene Warfield

Marlene Warfield was born on June 19, 1940 in Queens, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Network (1976), How I Got Into College (1989) and Across 110th Street (1972). See full bio »

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Network Laureen Hobbs
How I Got Into College
Across 110th Street
Across 110th Street Mrs. Jackson
The Great White Hope


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 2011 Aurora Borealis (Short)
Mrs. Parker
 2003 Cold Case (TV Series)
Samuela Robbins
- The Runner (2003) ... Samuela Robbins
 2002 The Shield (TV Series)
Dottie Cummings
- Dawg Days (2002) ... Dottie Cummings
 2001 Dead Last (TV Series)
- The Crawford Touch (2001) ... Woman
 2000 So Weird (TV Series)
Mrs. Clemens
- Blues (2000) ... Mrs. Clemens
 1999 The West Wing (TV Series)
- Pilot (1999) ... Maid
 1997 ER (TV Series)
Babs Chenovert
- Tribes (1997) ... Babs Chenovert
 1996 In the House (TV Series)
Grandma Hill
- The Max Who Came to Dinner (1996) ... Grandma Hill
 1990 Equal Justice (TV Series)
Judge Evelyn Kass
- Sugar Blues (1990) ... Judge Evelyn Kass
 1990 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)
Helen Woodman
- A Family Affair (1990) ... Helen Woodman
 1989 How I Got Into College
 1989 Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson (TV Movie)
 1986 Child's Cry (TV Movie)
 1984 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Detective #2
- Old Debts (1984) ... Detective #2
 1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Ada Baxter
- Moon Over Uranus: The Sequel (1983) ... Ada Baxter
 1981 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Mattie Ledoux
- Dark Sage (1981) ... Mattie Ledoux
 1981 The Sophisticated Gents (TV Series)
Lil Joplin
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... Lil Joplin
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... Lil Joplin
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... Lil Joplin
 1979 The Jeffersons (TV Series)
Mrs. Owens
- Me and Mr. G (1979) ... Mrs. Owens
 1977-1978 Maude (TV Series)
Victoria Butterfield
- Mr. Butterfield's Return (1978) ... Victoria Butterfield
- Maude's Foster Child (1978) ... Victoria Butterfield
- My Husband, the Hero (1978) ... Victoria Butterfield
- Maude's Christmas Surprise (1977) ... Victoria Butterfield
- Businessperson of the Year (1977) ... Victoria Butterfield
 1978 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Joanne Bartlett
- Hero (1978) ... Joanne Bartlett
 1976 Network
Laureen Hobbs
 1973 Pomroy's People (TV Movie)
 1972 Across 110th Street
Mrs. Jackson
 1972 Madigan (TV Series)
- The Midtown Beat (1972)
 1972 Cutter (TV Movie)
Susan Macklin
 1971 Goodbye, Raggedy Ann (TV Movie)
Louise Walters
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
- The Time Is Now (1970) ... Sdhari
 1970 The Great White Hope
 1970 Joe
Bellevue Nurse
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The Great White Hope (1968). Drama. Written by Howard Sackler. Music arranged by Charles Gross. Directed by Edwin Sherin. Alvin Theatre: 3 Oct 1968- 31 Jan 1970 (546 performances + 15 previews). Cast: James Earl Jones (as "Jack Jefferson"), Jane Alexander (as "Eleanor Bachman"), Thomas Anderson (as "Negro Man/Jack's Friend/... See more »

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Best known for her stage and film triumphs opposite James Earl Jones as the prostitute Clara Kerr who becomes his wife for a spell in The Great White Hope (1970). For her theater performance, Marlene was honored with the Clarence Derwent, Theatre World and NAACP Image awards. See more »

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