Suzzanne Douglas (1957–2021)


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Suzzanne Douglas is an award winning actress of both screen and stage, whose work has lead her through all walks of creative life. Driven by her desire to constantly grow as an artist, Suzzanne has developed a canon of enigmatic and complex roles, and hopes to encourage younger artists to do the same. Her theater credits include Dorothy Brock in ... See full bio »

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2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Tap Amy
(1989)
School of Rock Tomika's Mother
(2003)
Jason's Lyric Gloria
(1994)

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 2020 Really Love
Anne Richmond
 2019 When They See Us (TV Mini Series)
Grace Cuffee
- Part Four (2019) ... Grace Cuffee
- Part Three (2019) ... Grace Cuffee
- Part Two (2019) ... Grace Cuffee
- Part One (2019) ... Grace Cuffee
 2018 Black N' Blue (Short)
Michelle
 2016 Happy Yummy Chicken
Sarah Del Casserole
 2016 Bull (TV Series)
Betty Everton
- Just Tell the Truth (2016) ... Betty Everton
 2016 Bones (TV Series)
Elizabeth Burkhart
- The Monster in the Closet (2016) ... Elizabeth Burkhart
 2015 Whitney (TV Movie)
Cissy Houston
 2012 Changing the Game
Mrs. Davis
 2011 Are We There Yet? (TV Series)
Melissa
- The Parent Teacher Trap Episode (2011) ... Melissa
 2010 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Judge Keely Farmer
- Infamy (2010) ... Judge Keely Farmer
 2004 Sunday on the Rocks
Jessica
 2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Karen Watkins
- Mad Hops (2004) ... Karen Watkins
 2003 School of Rock
Tomika's Mother
 2003 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
The Mother
- Sounder (2003) ... The Mother
 2001 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Principal
- Secrets (2001) ... Principal
 1999-2000 The Parkers (TV Series)
Constance McFarland
- Unforgiven (2000) ... Constance McFarland
- It's a Family Affair (1999) ... Constance McFarland
 1999 Student Affairs (TV Movie)
Gretchin
 1996-1999 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Brianna Springbelt / Dr. Rebecca Dixon
- The Christmas Gift (1999) ... Brianna Springbelt
- Promised Land (1996) ... Dr. Rebecca Dixon
 1995-1999 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
Jerri Peterson
- Wedding Bells Blues (1999) ... Jerri Peterson
- Something About Queenie (1999) ... Jerri Peterson
- To Kiss or Not to Kiss (1999) ... Jerri Peterson
- Old Men Can't Jump (1999) ... Jerri Peterson
- Integrity to Block (1999) ... Jerri Peterson
 1998 Alyson's Closet (Short)
Old Lady
 1998 The Last Weekend (Short)
 1997-1998 Promised Land (TV Series)
Dr. Rebecca Dixon
- A Hand Up Is Not a Hand Out: Part 2 (1998) ... Dr. Rebecca Dixon
- A Hand Up Is Not a Hand Out: Part 1 (1998) ... Dr. Rebecca Dixon
- Stealing Home: Part 2 (1997) ... Dr. Rebecca Dixon
- Stealing Home: Part 1 (1997) ... Dr. Rebecca Dixon
 1996 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Mrs. Torrence
- Where's 'Swaldo (1996) ... Mrs. Torrence
 1994 Jason's Lyric
Gloria
 1994 Search for Grace (TV Movie)
Margaret / Melody
 1994 The Inkwell
Brenda Tate
 1994 I'll Do Anything
Rainbow House Star
 1993 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Eunice Perry
- Hallelujah (1993) ... Eunice Perry
 1992 Condition: Critical (TV Movie)
Dr. Bailey Wallace
 1992 Angel Street (TV Series)
Etta
- According to Etta (1992) ... Etta
 1992 I'll Fly Away (TV Series)
Ruth
- Hello and Goodbye (1992) ... Ruth
- The Slightest Distance (1992) ... Ruth
- The Kindness of Strangers (1992) ... Ruth
 1992 Chain of Desire
Angie
 1991 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Sammy
 1990-1991 Against the Law (TV Series)
Yvette Carruthers
- Evil Conduct (1991) ... Yvette Carruthers
- Miss Mass (1991) ... Yvette Carruthers
- Past, Present (1991) ... Yvette Carruthers
- Damages (1991) ... Yvette Carruthers
- The Union Label (1991) ... Yvette Carruthers
 1991 Great Performances (TV Series)
Lady in Plaid / The Girl
- The Colored Museum (1991) ... Lady in Plaid / The Girl
 1990 The Knife and Gun Club (TV Movie)
Ginny Ducette
 1990 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Rebecca Shorter
- Live and Learn (1990) ... Rebecca Shorter (as Suzanne Douglas)
 1989 A Man Called Hawk (TV Series)
Lorna Wells
- Vendetta (1989) ... Lorna Wells
 1989 Tap
Amy
 1986 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Peggy
- Episode #1.1697 (1986) ... Peggy
- Episode dated 18 April 1986 (1986) ... Peggy
- Episode dated 17 April 1986 (1986) ... Peggy
 1981 Purlie (TV Movie)
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Alternate Names:

Suzanne Douglas

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)

Spouse:

Dr. Roy Jonathan Cobb  (her death)  (1 child)
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