Zara Cully

Zara Cully
1892 - 1978

Zara Cully  American Actress


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Zara Cully was previously married to James M. Brown (spouse).


American Actress Zara Cully was born Zara Frances Cully on 26th January, 1892 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA and passed away on 28th Feb 1978 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 86. She is most remembered for Mother Jefferson on The Jeffersons. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Zara Cully is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and People from Los Angeles, California.


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First Name Zara
Last Name Cully
Full Name at Birth Zara Frances Cully
Alternative Name Zara Cully Brown
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th January, 1892
Birthplace Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Died 28th February, 1978
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood, California)
Height 5' 2" (157 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Stage, Film, and Television actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Mother Jefferson on The Jeffersons
Year(s) Active 1919–1978, 1919—1978

Zara Frances Cully (January 26, 1892 – February 28, 1978) was an American actress. Cully was best known for her role as Olivia 'Mother Jefferson' Jefferson on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons, which she portrayed from the series beginning in 1975 until her death in 1978.

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Darktown Strutters1975LorelaiMovie
The Jeffersons1975Mother Jefferson, Mother Olivia JeffersonTV Show
Sugar Hill1974Mama MaitresseMovie
A Dream for Christmas1973Beth RogersTV Movie
Brother John1971Miss NettieMovie
All in the Family1971Mother JeffersonTV Show
The Great White Hope1970Mrs. Jefferson's Friend (uncredited)Movie
The Liberation of L.B. Jones1970Mama LavornMovie
WUSA1970White Haired WomanMovie
Night Gallery1969Emba (segment "Logoda's Heads")TV Show
Mod Squad1968Mrs. JonesTV Show
Cowboy in Africa1967Jacob's motherTV Show
Days of Our Lives1965Mrs. Davis (1971)TV Show
Run for Your Life1965Old WomanTV Show
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