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Awards

Golden Globes, USA

1992 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Josephine Baker Story (1991)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1991 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
The Josephine Baker Story (1991)
For playing: "Josephine Baker".

BET Comedy Awards

2004 Nominee
BET Comedy Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Box Office Movie
Head of State (2003)

Black Movie Awards

2006 Nominee
Black Movie Award
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Madea's Family Reunion (2006)

Black Reel Awards

2013 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Television or Mini-Series Performance, Female
Somebody's Child (2012)
2005 Winner
Black Reel
Best Actress, Network/Cable Television
Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (2004)
2004 Nominee
Black Reel
Television: Best Supporting Actress
The Cheetah Girls (2003)
2000 Nominee
Black Reel
Network/Cable - Best Actress
Love Songs (1999)

Black Reel Awards for Television

2018 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Drama Series
Greenleaf (2016)

CableACE Awards

1992 Nominee
CableACE
Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
The Josephine Baker Story (1991)

Gracie Allen Awards

2017 Winner
Gracie
Outstanding Female Actor in a Supporting Role in a Drama Series
Greenleaf (2016)

Image Awards

2018 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Greenleaf (2016)
2017 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Greenleaf (2016)
2005 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (2004)
2004 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Performance in a Youth/Children's Program
The Cheetah Girls (2003)
2000 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Performance in a Youth or Children's Series/Special
The Planet of Junior Brown (1997)
Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie/Miniseries/Dramatic Special
Dangerous Evidence: The Lori Jackson Story (1999)
1999 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Television Movie or Mini-Series
The Wedding (1998)
1998 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Touched by an Angel (1994)
Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Motion Picture
Eve's Bayou (1997)
1994 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie
I'll Fly Away (1991)
1993 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie
The Josephine Baker Story (1991)

NAMIC Vision Awards

2004 Nominee
Vision Award
Best Dramatic Performance
The Cheetah Girls (2003)

Online Film & Television Association

1999 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Color of Courage (1998)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2005 Winner
Acting and Activism Award
Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (2004)

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