Beah Richards

Beah Richards
1920 - 2000

Beah Richards  American Actress


Beah Richards (July 12, 1920 – September 14, 2000) was an American actress of stage, screen and television. She was a poet, playwright and author. During her career, Richards was nominated for a Tony and an Academy Award, and received two Primetime E...

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First Name Beah
Last Name Richards
Full Name at Birth Beulah Richardson
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th July, 1920
Birthplace Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA
Died 14th September, 2000
Place of Death Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA
Cause of Death Emphysema
Build Average
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University Dillard University
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Guess Who`s Coming to Dinner
Year(s) Active 1955–2000
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Beloved1998 Baby Suggs Movie
The Practice1997 Gertrude Turner TV Show
Out of Darkness1994 Mrs. Cooper TV Movie
ER1994 Mae Benton TV Show
The John Larroquette Show1993 Gene's Momma TV Show
South of Sunset1993 TV Show
Hearts Afire1992 Miss Lula TV Show
One Special Victory1991 Cora Simms TV Movie
Brewster Place1990 Bernice Sands TV Show
Equal Justice1990 Mrs. Davis TV Show
Capital News1990 TV Movie
Drugstore Cowboy1989 Drug Counselor Movie
Homer and Eddie1989 Linda Cervi Movie
Family Matters1989 Helen TV Show
Big Shots1987 Miss Hanks Movie
Beauty and the Beast1987 Narcissa TV Show
CBS Summer Playhouse1987 Katherine TV Show
Frank's Place1987 Olive Varden TV Show
Time Out for Dad1987 Miss Aldrich TV Movie
Inside Out1986 Verna Movie
As Summers Die1986 Elvira Backus TV Movie
Designing Women1986 Minnie, Mrs. Bouvier TV Show
L.A. Law1986 Alberta Williams TV Show
Matlock1986 Martha Jordan TV Show
Acceptable Risks1986 Sally Framm TV Movie
And the Children Shall Lead1985 Miss Annie TV Movie
2271985 Carolyn Hurley TV Show
Generation1985 Edna TV Movie
Highway to Heaven1984 Mrs. Baldwin TV Show
Hunter1984 Pockets, Ella Mae Fuller TV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984 Emma Coop, Ola Mae TV Show
Punky Brewster1984 Mrs. Carney TV Show
The New Mike Hammer1984 Maddy Higgins TV Show
Bay City Blues1983 TV Show
The Hitchhiker1983 Serita TV Show
Capitol1982 Therese (1986) TV Show
St. Elsewhere1982 Regina TV Show
The Sophisticated Gents1981 Mae Porter TV Movie
American Playhouse1981 TV Show
Hill Street Blues1981 Aunt Feeney TV Show
A Christmas Without Snow1980 Wendell's Grandma TV Movie
Palmerstown, U.S.A.1980 Grandma Jenny TV Show
Banjo the Woodpile Cat1979 Zazu (voice) Short Film
Roots: The Next Generations1979 Cynthia Palmer TV Show
Benson1979 Mrs. DuBois, Lois TV Show
The Facts of Life1979 Grandmother TV Show
Vega$1978 Mom TV Show
Ring of Passion1978 Lilly Brooks TV Movie
Just an Old Sweet Song1976 Grandma TV Movie
Mahogany1975 Florence Movie
Apple's Way1974 Mrs. Thaxter TV Show
Petrocelli1974 Bessie Jones TV Show
Outrage1973 Thelma TV Movie
The Magician1973 Mrs. Thatcher TV Show
A Dream for Christmas1973 Grandma Bessie TV Movie
Pomroy's People1973 Movie
The Biscuit Eater1972 Charity Tomlin Movie
Footsteps1972 Jessie Blake TV Movie
Sanford and Son1972 Aunt Ethel TV Show
The Great White Hope1970 Mama Tiny Movie
To Confuse the Angel1970 TV Movie
Room 2221969 Mrs. Moore TV Show
The Bill Cosby Show1969 Rose Kincaid, Chet's Mom TV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968 Mama Grant TV Show
It Takes a Thief1968 Sister Martha Gowen TV Show
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner1967 Mrs. Prentice Movie
Hurry Sundown1967 Rose Scott Movie
In the Heat of the Night1967 Mama Caleba Movie
Ironside1967 Aunt Ruby TV Show
I Spy1965 Mother TV Show
The Big Valley1965 Hannah James TV Show
Gone Are the Days!1963 Idella Landy Movie
The Miracle Worker1962 Viney - Keller Maid Movie
Dr. Kildare1961 Alice TV Show
Take a Giant Step1959 May Scott Movie
The Mugger1958 Grecco Maid Movie
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