Mabel King

Mabel King
1932 - 1999

Mabel King  American Actress


Mabel King (born Mabel Elizabeth Washington December 25, 1932 - November 9, 1999) was an American film, stage, and television actress, and singer. She is best known for her role as Mabel "Mama" Thomas on the ABC sitcom What's Happening!! fr...

First Name Mabel
Last Name King
Age 66 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th December, 1932
Birthplace Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.
Died 9th November, 1999
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of Death Complications from diabetes
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame What`s Happening
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1964–1988, 1964–1990
Music Style Early R&B, Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll, Stage & Screen, Soundtracks
Instrument Vocals
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Dead Men Don't Die1990 Chafuka Movie
Scrooged1988 Gramma Movie
Black Vampire1988 Movie
Wiseguy1987 Mae Nina TV Show
Amazing Stories1985 Jennifer Mowbray TV Show
The Colbys1985 Fortune Teller TV Show
The Jerk, Too1984 Mama Johnson TV Movie
The Master1984 Willie TV Show
Lottery!1983 Mabel TV Show
Tales from the Darkside1983 Ruby Cuzzins TV Show
Whiz Kids1983 TV Show
Getting Over1981 Mabel Queen Movie
The Gong Show Movie1980 Mabel Movie
Palmerstown, U.S.A.1980 Aunt Toog TV Show
The Jerk1979 Mother Movie
The Wiz1978 Evillene Movie
Scott Joplin1977 Madam Amy TV Movie
ABC Weekend Specials1977 Mrs. Trussker TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 Mama Parker, Bertha Jones, Lelani TV Show
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings1976 Bertha Dewitt, Owner of Charcoal Kings Movie
What's Happening!!1976 Mabel 'Mama' Thomas TV Show
The Jeffersons1975 Mother Tobin TV Show
Barney Miller1974 Mother Zilla TV Show
Don't Play Us Cheap1973 House guest at the party Movie
Ganja & Hess1973 Queen of Myrthia Movie
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