Alfre Woodard

Alfre Woodard

  • Birthday: 1952-11-08
  • Place of birth: Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
  • Also know as: Άλφρι Γούνταρντ

Biography

Alfre Ette Woodard (born November 8, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She has been nominated once for an Academy Award and Grammy Awards, 12 times for Emmy Awards (winning four), and has also won a Golden Globe and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. She is known for her role in films such as Cross Creek, Miss Firecracker, Grand Canyon, Passion Fish, Primal Fear, Star Trek: First Contact, Miss Evers' Boys, K-PAX, Radio, Take the Lead and The Family That Preys.

Filmography

Crooklyn

1994

As Carolyn Carmichael

Down in the Delta

1998

As Loretta Sinclair

Miss Evers' Boys

1997

As Eunice Evers, R.N.

The Member of the Wedding

1997

As Berenice Sadie Brown

Knucklehead

2015

As Sheila

Clemency

2019

As Warden Bernadine Williams

Juanita

2019

As Juanita

Dinosaur

2000

As Plio (voice)

Passion Fish

1992

As Chantelle

The Family That Preys

2008

As Alice Pratt

Reach for Me

2008

As Evelyn

Holiday Heart

2000

As Wanda Dean

Steel Magnolias

2012

As Ouiser

Unnatural Causes

1986

As Maude DeVictor

Funny Valentines

1999

As Joyce May

Medal of Honor

2008

As Narrator

John Henry

2000

As Polly / Narrator (voice)

So B. It

2016

As Bernadette

Burning Sands

2017

As Professor Hughes

The Trial of the Moke

1978

As Lucy Smith

The Wishing Tree

1999

As Clara

The Killing Floor

1984

As Mattie

Malcolm X: Make It Plain

1994

As Narrator

The Child Saver

1988

As Andrea Crawford

No Small Matter

2019

As Narrator (voice)

Blue Bayou

1990

As Jessica Filley

Miss Alma Thomas: A Life in Color

2021

As Voice of Alma Thomas

Dreamland: The Burning of Black Wall Street

2021

As Mary Parrish (voice)

Extremities

1986

As Patricia

Radio

2003

As Principle Daniels

Bopha!

1993

As Rosie Mangena

Mandela

1987

As Winnie Mandela

Miss Firecracker

1989

As Popeye Jackson

The Door

2013

As E

The Ambush Murders

1982

As Kariha Ellsworth

The Water Is Wide

2006

As Mrs. Brown

The Piano Lesson

1995

As Berniece Charles

King Leopold's Ghost

2006

As Ilanga (voice)

Special Report: Journey to Mars

1996

As Tamara O'Neil

Fatherhood

2021

As Marian

Heart and Souls

1993

As Penny Washington

The Making of Clemency

2020

As Herself

K-PAX

2001

As Claudia Villars

Primal Fear

1996

As Judge Miriam Shoat

Mumford

1999

As Lily

Take the Lead

2006

As Augustine James

Annabelle

2014

As Evelyn

Pictures of Hollis Woods

2007

As Edna Reilly

Precious Blood

1982

As Narrator

Beauty Shop

2005

As Ms. Josephine

Love & Basketball

2000

As Camille Wright

Cross Creek

1983

As Geechee

Blue Chips

1994

As Lavada McRae

The Forgotten

2004

As Det. Anne Pope

What's Cooking?

2000

As Audrey Williams

A Step toward Tomorrow

1997

As Dr. Sadlin

The Lion King

2019

As Sarabi (voice)

Grand Canyon

1991

As Jane

Puss in Boots

1985

As Princess Lovinia

Black Panther

2010

As Dondi Reece

Saint Judy

2019

As Judge Benton

Remember My Name

1978

As Rita

Health

1980

As Sally Benbow

Words by Heart

1985

As Claudie Sills

The Gray Man

2022

As Margaret Cahill

Salem's Lot

2023

As Dr. Cody

Rich in Love

1992

As Rhody Poole

Mississippi Grind

2015

As Bookmaker

A Path Appears

2015

As Herself

Scrooged

1988

As Grace Cooley

American Violet

2008

As Alma Roberts

Black Hollywood

1984

As Self

Star Trek: First Contact

1996

As Lily Sloane

The Singing Detective

2003

As Chief of Staff

A Wrinkle in Time

2003

As Mrs. Whatsit

Lost Souls

2000

As Dr. Allen

Freedom Road

1979

As Katie

The Wild Thornberrys Movie

2002

As Akela (Cheetah Mother) (voice)

12 Years a Slave

2013

As Mistress Shaw

L.A. Law: Pilot

1986

As Adrianne Moore

The Tulsa Lynching of 1921: A Hidden Story

2000

As Mary Parrish (voice)

Nefertiti and the Lost Dynasty

2007

As Self - Narrator

Something New

2006

As Joyce McQueen

The Wild Thornberrys: The Origin of Donnie

2001

As Medicine Woman (voice)

The Core

2003

As Stickley

Captain America: Civil War

2016

As Miriam Sharpe

And the Oscar Goes To...

2014

As Self (archive footage)

Production

Clemency

2019

As Executive Producer

No Small Matter

2019

As Executive Producer

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