Nell Carter

Ain't Misbehaven  1978  Broadway Cast
1948 - 2003

Nell Carter  American Actress

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Nell Carter passed away on 23rd Jan 2003 aged 54.


Nell Carter was previously married to Roger Larocque (1992 - 1993) and George Krynicki (1982 - 1992).

She was in a relationship with Ann Kaser.

Nell Carter had encounters with Brenda Russell.


American Actress Nell Carter was born Nell Ruth Hardy on 13th September, 1948 in Birmingham, AL and passed away on 23rd Jan 2003 Beverly Hills, CA aged 54. She is most remembered for Housekeeper on Gimme a Break!, Hangin with Mr. Coo. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Nell Carter is a member of the following lists: LGBT people from Alabama, African-American feminists and Actresses from Beverly Hills, California.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 11 years 7 years, 6 months 2 years
Dating1 - - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 11 years 3 years, 3 months 2 years


First Name Nell
Middle Name Ruth
Last Name Carter
Maiden Name Hardy
Full Name at Birth Nell Ruth Hardy
Age 54 (age at death) years
Birthday 13th September, 1948
Birthplace Birmingham, AL
Died 23rd January, 2003
Place of Death Beverly Hills, CA
Cause of Death Diabetes complications
Height 4' 11" (150 cm)
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University Bill Russell's School of Drama (three years)
Occupation Text Actress, singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Housekeeper on Gimme a Break!, Hangin with Mr. Coo
Year(s) Active 1970–2003
Father Horace Hardy
Mother Edna Mae Hardy

Nell Carter (September 13, 1948 – January 23, 2003) was an American singer and actress. She won a Tony Award for her performance in the Broadway musical Ain't Misbehavin', as well as an Emmy Award for her reprisal of the role on television.

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Nell Carter54 VirgoActress
Roger Larocque-
George Krynicki-
Brenda Russell67 AriesSinger
Ann Kaser-




Back by Midnight2002WaitressMovie
Reba2001Dr. Susan PetersTV Show
Follow Your Heart1999Bus DriverMovie
Perfect Fit1999Mrs. GordyMovie
Sealed with a Kiss1999Mrs. WheatleyTV Movie
Special Delivery1999Movie
Seven Days1998LucyTV Show
Fakin' Da Funk1997ClaireMovie
Ally McBeal1997Harriet PumpleTV Show
The Blues Brothers Animated Series1997Betty SmytheTV Show
The Proprietor1996Millie JacksonMovie
Blue's Clues1996Mother NatureTV Show
Sparks1996Barbara RogersTV Show
The Grass Harp1995Catherine CreekMovie
Brotherly Love1995Nell BascombeTV Show
Can't Hurry Love1995Mrs. BradstockTV Show
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995MaryTV Show
The Crazysitter1994The WardenMovie
Spider-Man: The Animated Series1994Glory GrantTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994Cynthia WinslowTV Show
Bébé's Kids1992Vivian (voice)Movie
Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story1992Lucille GathersTV Movie
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper1992P.J. MooreTV Show
Maid for Each Other1992Jasmine JonesTV Movie
You Take the Kids1990Nell KirklandTV Show
Jake and the Fatman1987Ethel Mae HavenTV Show
Amen1986Bess RichardsTV Show
2271985Beverly MorrisTV Show
The Billy Crystal Comedy Hour1982TV Show
Back Roads1981WaitressMovie
Modern Problems1981DoritaMovie
Gimme a Break!1981Nellie Ruth 'Nell' HarperTV Show
Hair1979Ain't Got NoMovie
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo1979Sgt. Hildy JonesTV Show
Cindy1978Olive (as Nell-Ruth Carter)TV Movie
Ryan's Hope1975Ethel GreenTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

Brittany WardJan 5, 2010

I wasn`t alive during the time of Gimme A Break but righ now it`s what I watch when I come home from school on youtube I`d to see more episode because Nell Carter always did her best in that shoe

NellysWifeyJul 13, 2008

hey i dont kno who you are we got the same last name!!

kimJun 23, 2008

loved her in hangin with mr. cooper she will be missed


can someone please let me know how can i become the next nell carter. when i was a child, she was an role model to me and i remeber being fat like her and i always said that i wanted to be like nell. monique is a role model for us big girls but nell was my role model first.

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