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Adepero Oduye


Adepero Oduye hails from Brooklyn, New York City by way of Nigeria. She is a graduate of Cornell University; and has studied acting with Wynn Handman, Austin Pendleton, and Susan Batson. Her name is pronounced "Add-eh-pair-o Oh-due-yay." Her theatre credits include Danai Gurira's play Eclipsed, at the Yale Repertory Theatre; The Bluest Eye, at the ... See full bio »

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 2014 Outliving Emily (post-production)
Meg (Segment 5)
 2013/VIII The Door (Short)
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 2012 Steel Magnolias (TV Movie)
Annelle
 2011 Men in Love (Short)
Leo's Ex
 2011/I Pariah
Alike
 2010 This Is Poetry (Short)
Wife
 2010 Louie (TV Series)
Tarese
- Dentist/Tarese (2010) ... Tarese
 2010 Tags (Short)
Shayla Johns
 2009 If I Leap (Short)
Zipporah
 2009 The Unusuals (TV Series)
Regina Plank
- The Circle Line (2009) ... Regina Plank
 2009 Sub Rosa (Short)
Ayesha
 2007 Wifey (TV Movie)
Kadijah
 2007 Pariah (Short)
Alike
 2006 Three and a Half Thoughts (Short)
Bodega Woman #1
 2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Jackie
- The War at Home (2006) ... Jackie
 2006 The Tested (Short)
Mom
 2006 Half Nelson
Crack Smoker
 2005 Law & Order (TV Series)
Traci Sands
- Birthright (2005) ... Traci Sands
 2004/II Fall (Short)
 2004 On the Outs
Adepero
 2002 Water (Short)
Woman
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In 2011, Meryl Streep forgot her reading glasses when she accepted her Golden Globe win for The Iron Lady (2011) and therefore spontaneously mentioned some of her favorite performances of the year, one being Oduye in Pariah (2011).

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