8 wins & 21 nominations.
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Eleanor Braithwaite Winthrop
Regine (as Pamela Grier)
Gozelda (as Pamela Grier)
Also in the eighties, Grier performed in the stage play "Fool for Love" written by the Oscar-nominated actor & Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Sam Shepard
. Shepard's play was adapted for the screen in 1985; See Fool for Love
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
3 Interviews |
11 Articles |
24 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
Pam Greer | Pamela Grier
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
(On the emotional back-story of how she landed Mars Attacks!
(1996)) I was familiar with the comic book, and Tim Burton
had called me to audition, but one of my dogs was dying of cancer, so I wasn't in the frame of mind to audition to do that role. So I said, "I can't," and I turned down Tim Burton
. And I remember one of my dearest friends who I knew before he became an actor - Michael Keaton
Profiled in "Women of Blaxploitation: How the Black Action Film Heroine Changed American Popular Culture" by Yvonne D. Sims (McFarland, 2006).