No photo available. Represent Marilyn Coleman? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 11,767 this week

Marilyn Coleman (1934–2013)

Marilyn Coleman was born on March 23, 1934 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Menace II Society (1993), The Meteor Man (1993) and Disco Godfather (1979). She died on June 25, 2013 in Philadelphia. See full bio »

The Best TV and Movies to Watch in March

Read our editors' picks for the movies and shows we're watching in March, including "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," Boss Level, and Zack Snyder's Justice League.

Browse our picks

True Crime Documentaries You Need to Watch

Here are four documentaries from 2020 with powerful and unique takes on unraveling true crimes.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Good Times
Bye, Bye, Bookman (S5, Ep9)
Fri, Mar 12 8:00 AM PST on KFTRDT2 (1283)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 62 people
created 5 months ago
a list of 39 people
created 25 Jun 2017
a list of 46 people
created 28 Jul 2019
a list of 115 people
created 22 Mar 2015
a list of 490 people
created 29 Oct 2011

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Marilyn Coleman's work have you seen?

User Polls


Known For

Menace II Society Grandmama
The Meteor Man Mrs. Walker - Reed's Landlady
Disco Godfather Disco Dance Skater
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka Funeral Mourner


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (38 credits)
 1995 Angel Baby
Wheel of Fortune Contestant
 1993 The Meteor Man
Mrs. Walker - Reed's Landlady
 1993 Road to Nowhere (Video)
 1993 Menace II Society
 1993 Better Off Dead (TV Movie)
Rene Dubuque
 1991 True Colors (TV Series)
- Yo' House, Mama: Part 1 (1991) ... Mary
 1991 The Five Heartbeats
Mrs. King
 1990 Heat Wave (TV Movie)
 1990 Designing Women (TV Series)
Aunt Louise
- Anthony's Graduation (1990) ... Aunt Louise
 1989 Anything But Love (TV Series)
- Fear of Flying (1989) ... Passenger
 1988 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka
Funeral Mourner
 1986 Hunter (TV Series)
Hotel Clerk
- Love, Hate and Sporty James (1986) ... Hotel Clerk
 1986 Amen (TV Series)
Mrs. Russell
- Pilot (1986) ... Mrs. Russell
 1985 The Atlanta Child Murders (TV Mini-Series)
Lois Evans
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Lois Evans
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Lois Evans
 1984 Booker (TV Movie)
 1982 Don't Go to Sleep (TV Movie)
 1982 Something So Right (TV Movie)
 1982 Vice Squad
Beatrice Adams
 1982 Strike Force (TV Series)
Mrs. Simms
- The Outcast (1982) ... Mrs. Simms
 1981 The Best Little Girl in the World (TV Movie)
Emergency Room Nurse
 1978-1981 The White Shadow (TV Series)
Mrs. Hayward
- A Day in the Life (1981) ... Mrs. Hayward
- Pilot (1978) ... Mrs. Hayward
 1979 Aunt Mary (TV Movie)
Grace Hazel
 1979 Disco Godfather
Disco Dance Skater
 1979 No Other Love (TV Movie)
Mrs. Walker
 1979 Family (TV Series)
- The Athlete (1979) ... Nurse
 1978 A Woman Called Moses (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... Molly
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... Molly
 1978 Remember My Name
 1977-1978 Good Times (TV Series)
Violet Bookman
- Willona, the Other Woman (1978) ... Violet Bookman
- Bye, Bye, Bookman (1977) ... Violet Bookman
 1978 Lou Grant (TV Series)
- Hero (1978) ... Corrie
 1978 Nowhere to Run (TV Movie)
 1977 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Mrs. Dennison
 1977 Invasion of the Love Drones
Club Drone
 1977 Which Way Is Up?
Sister Sarah
 1977 Looking for Mr. Goodbar
Mrs. Jackson
 1976 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
Mail carrier
- Throwaway (1976) ... Mail carrier
 1975 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
- Kill Huggy Bear (1975) ... Jennie (as Marilyn B. Coleman)
 1974 Willie Dynamite
 1972 Up the Sandbox
Rose White

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Mule Bone. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

Marilyn B. Coleman

Did You Know?


Survived by her son Kevin; two daughters Marci Koutsialis and Dana Baylor; two brothers Fred and Wendolyn Bonaparte; four grandchildren; and four-great-grandchildren.

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed