Madge Sinclair

Madge Sinclair
1938 - 1995

Madge Sinclair  Jamaican Actress

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Madge Sinclair passed away on 20th Dec 1995 aged 57.


Madge Sinclair was previously married to Dean Compton and Royston Sinclair.


Jamaican Actress Madge Sinclair was born Madge Dorita Walters on 28th April, 1938 in Kingston, Jamaica and passed away on 20th Dec 1995 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 57. She is most remembered for Trapper John MD. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Madge Sinclair is a member of the following lists: American actors of Jamaican descent, Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award winners and 20th-century American actresses.


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Married2 13 years 7 years, 6 months -
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First Name Madge
Middle Name Dorita
Last Name Sinclair
Maiden Name Walters
Full Name at Birth Madge Dorita Walters
Alternative Name Madge Walters-Sinclair, Madge Compton
Age 57 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th April, 1938
Birthplace Kingston, Jamaica
Died 20th December, 1995
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality Jamaican
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Trapper John MD
Year(s) Active 1972–1995, 1966–1995

Madge Dorita Walters-Sinclair (April 28, 1938 – December 20, 1995) was a Jamaican American actress, best known for her roles in Cornbread, Earl and Me, Coming to America, Trapper John, M.D., and the ABC TV miniseries Roots. She also voiced the character of Sarabi, Mufasa's mate and Simba's mother, in the animated feature film The Lion King. Sinclair won the 1991 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress - Drama Series for her role as Empress Josephine in Gabriel's Fire.

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Madge Sinclair57 TaurusActress
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The Lion King1994SarabiMovie
Me and the Boys1994Mary TowerTV Show
Queen1993DoraTV Show
The Man with Three Wives1993MargaretTV Movie
Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted1992Faye LincolnTV Movie
The Orchid House1991LallyTV Show
Pros and Cons1991Josephine AustinTV Show
The End of Innocence1990Nurse BowlinMovie
Dream On1990Mrs. CharlesTV Show
Gabriel's Fire1990Empress JosephineTV Show
Gideon Oliver1989Angela HolmesTV Show
Tales from the Crypt1989LucilleTV Show
Homeroom1989TV Show
Coming to America1988Queen AoleonMovie
Divided We Stand1988Hattie WickwireTV Movie
Midnight Caller1988Ida MayTV Show
Roseanne1988Muriel JohnstonTV Show
Mathnet1987Amelia AirliverTV Show
Ohara1987Gussie LemmonsTV Show
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987Captain Silva La ForgeTV Show
Look Away1987Elizabeth KeckleyTV Movie
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home1986Saratoga Captain (uncredited)Movie
L.A. Law1986Jessica RollinsTV Show
Starman1986Lorraine MichaelsTV Show
Victims1982Sgt. AshcroftTV Movie
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones1980Mrs. JeffersonTV Movie
High Ice1980Dr. PittmanTV Movie
Jimmy B. & André1980Andre's motherTV Movie
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings1979Miss FlowersTV Movie
Trapper John, M.D.1979Ernestine Shoop, R. N.TV Show
Convoy1978Widow WomanMovie
One in a Million: The Ron LeFlore Story1978Georgia LeFloreTV Movie
The White Shadow1978Louelia JuddTV Show
Uncle Joe Shannon1978MargaretMovie
Grandpa Goes to Washington1978MadgeTV Show
Roots1977Bell ReynoldsTV Show
Walkin' Walter1977Roseabell HoxieMovie
I Will... I Will... For Now1976Dr. WilliamsMovie
Leadbelly1976Miss EulaMovie
Almos' a Man1976EssieTV Show
Executive Suite1976Judge GillespieTV Show
Serpico1976MichelleTV Show
Cornbread, Earl and Me1975Leona HamiltonMovie
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner1975Sarah PrentissTV Movie
Joe Forrester1975Sheila GatesTV Show
Doctors' Hospital1975TV Show
Medical Story1975TV Show
Conrack1974Mrs. Scott (school principal)Movie
I Love You... Good-bye1974SalesgirlMovie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Miss Tomas, Mrs. BradsburyTV Show
Madigan1972BootsTV Show
The Witches of Salem: The Horror and the Hope1972TitubaShort Film
The Waltons1971Minnie DozeTV Show
Medical Center1969ArbiterTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

RabbitJun 18, 2013

Have you seen "Coming to America" or "Lion King" or something?

MouseJun 3, 2013

I wonder when she was a teacher.

margaret masonMar 10, 2010

what is the name of the school that madge sinclair taught in the jamaica

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