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Afeni Shakur (1947–2016)

Afeni Shakur was born on January 22, 1947 in Lumberton, North Carolina, USA as Alice Faye Williams. She was married to Mutulu Shakur and Lumumba Shakur. She died on May 2, 2016 in Marin County, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Tupac: Resurrection Music Department
Beef Self - Mother of Tupac Shakur


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 2003 MTV Movie Special: Tupac Resurrection (TV Special documentary short) (documentary director)
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 2003 Tupac: Resurrection (Documentary) (music supervisor)
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 2003 Tupac: Resurrection (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 2009 Notorious (the producers wish to thank)
 2004 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special) (special thanks)
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 2011 Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel 2 (Documentary)
 2010 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
- One Night in Vegas (2010) ... Self
 2007 Final 24 (TV Series documentary)
Self - Mother
- Tupac Shakur (2007) ... Self - Mother
 2004 Fade to Black (Documentary)
 2004 Hip-Hop Honors (TV Special)
 2004 Beef II (Video documentary)
Self - Mother of Tupac Shakur
 2003 Beef (Documentary)
Self - Mother of Tupac Shakur (as Afini Shakur)
 2002 Baadasssss Cinema (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 1999 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special)
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 2021 Can't Get You Out of My Head (TV Mini Series documentary)
 2017 Who Killed Tupac? (TV Mini Series documentary)
Self - Tupac's Mother / Activist, Black Panther
- Devil in a Red Suit (2017) ... Self - Tupac's Mother / Activist, Black Panther
 2003 MTV Movie Special: Tupac Resurrection (TV Special documentary short)
 2003 Tupac: Resurrection (Documentary)
 2002 Biggie and Tupac (Documentary)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Biography (with Jacob Hoye, Karolyn Ali, Tupac Shakur, Walter Einenkel): Tupac: Resurrection", 2003

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Alice Faye | Afini Shakur

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Personal Quote:

Remember to keep yourself alive, there is nothing more important than that.


In 1997 she founded the record label Amaru Entertainment. See more »

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