Gayle King


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Gayle King was born on December 28, 1954 in Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA. She is an actress, known for The Manchurian Candidate (2004), The Boss (2016) and Being Mary Jane (2013). She was previously married to William G. Bumpus. See full bio »

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The Manchurian Candidate
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(2004)
The Boss Gayle King
(2016)
Being Mary Jane Gayle King
(2015)
30 Rock Gayle King
(2012)

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 2019 Queen & Slim
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 2017 Queen Sugar (TV Series)
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- Yet Do I Marvel (2017) ... Gayle King
 2016 The Boss
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 2015 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
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 2015 Being Mary Jane (TV Series)
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- No Eggspectations (2015) ... Gayle King
 2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
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- My Whole Life Is Thunder (2012) ... Gayle King
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate
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 2000 A Little Bit of Lipstick
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 1985 The Color Purple
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Other Works:

AudioBook: "Note to Self - Inspiring Words from Inspiring People". New York: Simon & Schuster. ISBN 198210208X. Sections collected & introduced by King with chapter narration provided by Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou, Chelsea Handler, Jane Fonda, Jimmy Carter, Joe Biden

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1 Interview | 5 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Her daughter, Kirby Lynette King Bumpus, graduated in 2008 from Stanford with a double major in Human Biology and Psychology. Kirby's godmother, Oprah Winfrey, was the commencement speaker. See more »

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