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Alfre Woodard

Alfre Woodard
at a Barack Obama rally at the Democratic National Convention, 2008-08-28
Personal information
Birth nameAlfre Ette Woodard
Birth dateNovember 8, 1952(age 64)
Place of birthTulsa, Oklahoma, United States
OccupationActress, Producer
Years active1978 present
SpouseRoderick Spencer (1983 present)

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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, 17 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.


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