Iris Little Thomas

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Iris Little Thomas was born as Iris Marie Little. She is an actress, known for S.W.A.T. (2003), Above the Rim (1994) and Malcolm X (1992). She has been married to Leonard L. Thomas since February 1990. They have two children. See full bio »

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S.W.A.T. Bank Supervisor
Above the Rim Waitress
Malcolm X Follower at Temple #7
Everyday People Erin's Mother


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 2020 Brown Paper Pageant (Short)
 2016-2018 Funny Married Stuff (TV Series)
Auntie Iris
- Pyramids and Promises (2018) ... Auntie Iris
- Black Therapy (2018) ... Auntie Iris
- Burn The Box (2018) ... Auntie Iris
- Girls Night Out (2018) ... Auntie Iris
- Bathroom Oasis (2018) ... Auntie Iris
 2013 Let Your Belly Hang (Short)
 2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Mrs. Linderby
- Bullseye (2010) ... Mrs. Linderby
 1996-2009 Law & Order (TV Series)
Trial Judge Barbara Lusky / Jean Hepley
- Take-Out (2009) ... Trial Judge Barbara Lusky (as Iris Little-Thomas)
- Compassion (2003) ... Trial Judge Barbara Lusky
- House Calls (2003) ... Trial Judge Barbara Lusky
- Open Season (2002) ... Trial Judge Barbara Lusky
- Slaughter (2002) ... Trial Judge Barbara Lusky
 2008 After School
Mrs. Johnson
 2005 Goodnight Bill (Short)
 2004 Everyday People
Erin's Mother (as Iris Little-Thomas)
 2003 S.W.A.T.
Bank Supervisor (as Iris Little-Thomas)
 2003 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Judge Lucinda Flynn
- Cold Comfort (2003) ... Judge Lucinda Flynn (as Iris Little-Thomas)
 2002 Shadowboxer (Short)
Reena's Mother
 2002 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
- Zero Tolerance (2002) ... (as Iris Little-Thomas)
 2001 Boycott (TV Movie)
Rosa Parks (as Iris Little-Thomas)
 2000 Soul Food (TV Series)
Gloria Carter
- Claiming (2000) ... Gloria Carter (as Iris Little-Thomas)
 2000 Girlfight
Ms. Martinez
 2000 Our Song
Clinic Counselor
 1998 Thicker Than Blood (TV Movie)
 1994 Drop Squad
 1994 Above the Rim
 1992 Malcolm X
Follower at Temple #7 (as Iris Little)
 1983 The American Snitch
Julia (as Iris Little-Roberts)
 1982 Maid in America (TV Movie)
Helen (as Iris Little-Roberts)
 1981 For Ladies Only (TV Movie)
Seductive Lady (as Iris Little-Roberts)
 1980 The Bill Tush Show (TV Series)
Ensemble cast member (as Iris Little-Roberts)

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She acted in Ntozake Shange's play, "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf," in a Classic Contemporary American Plays production at the Century City Playhouse in Los Angeles, California with Dawn Lewis, Iona Morris, Portia Realer, and Hattie Winston in the cast. Hattie Winston was also director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Iris Little | Iris Little-Roberts | Iris Little-Thomas

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