Gayle King

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Gayle King was born on December 28, 1954 in Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for The Manchurian Candidate (2004), Queen & Slim (2019) and The Boss (2016). She was previously married to William G. Bumpus. See full bio »

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The Boss Gayle King
Being Mary Jane Gayle King


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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
 2008 It's A New Day (Video short)
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 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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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 | 7 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 10" (1.78 m)


William G. Bumpus  (divorced)  (2 children)

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