Lynne Thigpen

Lynne Thigpen
1948 - 2003

Lynne Thigpen  American Actress


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Lynne Thigpen passed away on 12th Mar 2003 aged 54.


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American Actress Lynne Thigpen was born Cherlynne TheresaThigpen on 22nd December, 1948 in Joliet, Illinois, USA and passed away on 12th Mar 2003 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 54. She is most remembered for Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?, The Distri. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Lynne Thigpen is a member of the following lists: Actors from Joliet, Illinois, Actors who died during production of a film or television show and Actresses from Illinois.


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First Name Lynne
Last Name Thigpen
Full Name at Birth Cherlynne TheresaThigpen
Age 54 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd December, 1948
Birthplace Joliet, Illinois, USA
Died 12th March, 2003
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Brain hemorrage
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?, The Distri
Year(s) Active 1972—2003, 1972-2003

Cherlynne Theresa "Lynne" Thigpen (December 22, 1948 – March 12, 2003) was an American actress, best known for her role as "The Chief" in the various Carmen Sandiego television series from 1991-1997.

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Anger Management2003Judge Brenda DanielsMovie
Shaft2000Carla HowardMovie
An American Daughter2000Dr. Judith B. KaufmanTV Movie
The District2000Ella FarmerTV Show
Bicentennial Man1999President Marjorie BotaMovie
Random Hearts1999Phyllis BonaparteMovie
The Insider1999Mrs. WilliamsMovie
Night Ride Home1999FranTV Movie
Chance of a Lifetime1998Ms. WoodTV Movie
Bear in the Big Blue House1997LunaTV Show
King of the Hill1997JudgeTV Show
A Mother's Instinct1996'Mike' Wheelwright (as Lynn Thigpen)TV Movie
Pretty Poison1996Jane AzenauerTV Movie
The Boys Next Door1996Mrs. TracyTV Movie
Cosby1996Dr. Holmes, LindaTV Show
Promised Land1996Dr. Bea GoldmanTV Show
Where in Time Is Carmen Sandiego?1996The ChiefTV Show
Just Cause1995Ida ConklinMovie
Through the Glass Ceiling1995Capt. Gigi CardenasTV Show
Blankman1994Grandma WalkerMovie
The Paper1994JanetMovie
The Puzzle Place1994ChiefTV Show
Naked in New York1993HelenMovie
Homicide: Life on the Street1993Regina WilsonTV Show
Article 991992Nurse WhiteMovie
Bob Roberts1992Kelly NobleMovie
Separate But Equal1991Ruth Alice StovallTV Movie
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?1991The ChiefTV Show
Impulse1990Dr. GardnerMovie
Law & Order1990Judge Ida BoucherTV Show
Lean on Me1989Leonna BarrettMovie
FM1989Naomi SayersTV Show
Fear Stalk1989BarbaraTV Movie
Running on Empty1988Contact at Eldridge St.Movie
Dear John1988Sarah DonnellyTV Show
Roseanne1988Dr. BryceTV Show
Hello Again1987Reporter #2Movie
Frank's Place1987Madame TorchetTV Show
The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd1987Nate's CousinTV Show
thirtysomething1987RosieTV Show
Sweet Liberty1986ClaireMovie
Rockabye1986Rica TowneTV Movie
L.A. Law1986Dist. Atty. Ruby ThomasTV Show
The Ellen Burstyn Show1986Pam JamesTV Show
Walls of Glass1985Woman CopMovie
Spenser: For Hire1985Mrs. JarvisTV Show
The Equalizer1985Cleaning LadyTV Show
The Recovery Room1985GailTV Movie
Streets of Fire1984Subway MotorwomanMovie
Hunter1984Lt. Marilyn FowlerTV Show
The Cosby Show1984Mrs. HudsonTV Show
Loving1983Judge Hale (1992)TV Show
The News Is the News1983TV Show
Freedom to Speak1982Sojourner TruthTV Show
American Playhouse1981Louisa, Telephone OperatorTV Show
Gimme a Break!1981Loretta HarperTV Show
Love, Sidney1981NancyTV Show
Amazing Graces1981Movie
The Warriors1979D.J.Movie
When Hell Freezes Over, I'll Skate1979TV Movie
Lou Grant1977Mrs. DupreeTV Show
Godspell: A Musical Based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew1973LynneMovie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Jo Delancey, Mrs. MeeksTV Show
Fol-de-Rol1972Witch, EnsembleTV Movie
All My Children1970Flora Baxter, Aunt GraceTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

eric jacksonApr 10, 2011

i have watched most of the episodes of the District,fantastic acting.very sad when i found out that she had died.we in england got to see the District 2010 &2011

bootsybrownMar 3, 2009

i kinda like her

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