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Betty Carter (IV) (1929–1998)

Betty Carter was born on May 16, 1929 in Flint, Michigan, USA as Lillie Mae Jones. She was married to James Redding. She died on September 26, 1998 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

American Beauty Soundtrack
Casino Soundtrack
The Parent Trap Soundtrack
The Cosby Show Amanda Woods


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 2011 Treme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Santa Claus, Do You Ever Get the Blues? (2011) ... (performer: "Let It Snow" - uncredited)
 1999 American Beauty (performer: "Open The Door") / (writer: "Open The Door")
 1998 The Parent Trap (performer: "Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye")
 1995 Casino (performer: "Takes Two to Tango")
 1966 The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.14 (1966) ... (performer: "I Only Have Eyes for You" - uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (1 credit)
 1988 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Amanda Woods
- How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall? (1988) ... Amanda Woods
Hide Hide Show Show Composer (1 credit)
 1980 But Then She's Betty Carter (Documentary)
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 1996 Acontece (TV Series)
- Episode dated 4 July 1996 (1996) ... Self
 1994 Jazz Central (TV Series)
Self - Performer
 1993 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Self - Musical Guest
- Episode #2.100 (1993) ... Self - Musical Guest
 1982 Great Vibes! Lionel Hampton & Friends (TV Special)
 1980 But Then She's Betty Carter (Documentary)
 1978 The Bob Braun Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 May 1978 (1978) ... Self
 1976 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Self - Musical Guest
- Anthony Perkins/Betty Carter (1976) ... Self - Musical Guest
 1966 The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.14 (1966) ... Self
 1950 Snader Telescriptions (TV Series)
- Lionel Hampton, Betty Carter (1950) ... Self
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 2013 Jazz Divas Gold (TV Movie documentary)

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TV commercial: Coca-Cola with Bill Cosby.

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