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Whoopi Goldberg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Whoopi Goldberg (born Caryn Elaine Johnson, November 13, 1955) is an American comedian, actress, singer-songwriter, political activist, and talk show host. Goldberg made her film debut in The Color Purple (1985) playing Celie, a mistreated black woman in the Deep South. She received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her first Golden Globe Award for her role in the film. In 1990, she starred as Oda Mae Brown, a psychic helping a slain man (Patrick Swayze) find his killer in the blockbuster film Ghost. This performance won her a second Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Notable later films include Sister Act and Sister Act 2, The Lion King, Made in America, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Girl, Interrupted and Rat Race. She is also acclaimed for her roles as the bartender Guinan in Star Trek: The Next Generation and as Terry Dolittle in Jumpin' Jack Flash. Her latest role is the voice of Stretch in Toy Story 3. Goldberg has been nominated for 13 Emmy Awards for her work in television. She was co-producer of the popular game show Hollywood Squares from 1998 to 2004. She has been the moderator of the daytime talk show The View since 2007. Goldberg has a Grammy, two Emmys, two Golden Globes, a Tony, and an Oscar. In addition, Goldberg has a British Academy Film Award, four People's Choice Awards and has been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is one of the few entertainers who have won an Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Award. Description above from the Wikipedia article Whoopi Goldberg, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Nascut:
Nov 13, 1955 in New York City, New York, USA
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
172
Primul film:
In movie Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes
Ultimul film:
Film Yamasong: March of the Hollows 2017-09-10
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Whoopi
Filme in care a jucat
Film Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes Mother Goose 2018
Film 9/11 Metzie 2017-09-07
Film Yamasong: March of the Hollows Yari 2017-09-10
Film 50 Years of Star Trek herself 2016-08-14
Film Floyd Norman: An Animated Life Herself 2016-02-05
Film The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years Herself 2016-09-15
Film Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic Herself 2015-02-03
Film Misery Loves Comedy Herself 2015-01-23
Film The Magic of the Diary of Anne Frank herself 2015-04-29
Film Big Stone Gap Fleeta Mullins 2014-10-09
Film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Bernadette Thompson 2014-08-07
Serial The 7D The Magic Mirror (voice) 2014-07-07
Film Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley 2014-05-20
Film A Day Late and a Dollar Short Viola 2014-04-19
Film And the Oscar Goes To... Herself - Interviewee 2014-02-02
Film Top Five Herself 2014-12-12
Film Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale 2013-12-11
Film Blackfish Herself 2013-06-07
Film Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You Herself 2013-04-22
Film Why We Laugh: Funny Women Herself 2013-03-21
Film Miracle Rising: South Africa Herself 2013-02-09
Film The Contradictions of Fair Hope Narrator 2013-01-01
Film A Little Bit of Heaven God 2011-02-03
Film The Little Engine That Could 2011-03-22
Film Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Narrator (voice) 2011-10-21
Film The Muppets 2011-11-22
Film See You in September Lindsay's Therapist (uncredited) 2010-01-01
Film For Colored Girls Alice / White 2010-11-05
Film Teenage Paparazzo Herself 2010-01-22
Film The Black List: Volume Three Herself 2010-02-08
Film Toy Story 3 Stretch the Octopus (voice) 2010-06-16
Film Kambakkht Ishq Herself 2009-07-03
Film Star Trek: The Captain's Summit Herself 2009-04-12
Film Madea Goes to Jail Whoopi 2009-02-16
Film A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa Taxi Driver 2008-12-17
Film Descendants Red Flower (voice) 2008-06-30
Film Meerkat Manor: The Story Begins Narrator 2008-06-03
Film Snow Buddies Miss Mittens (voice) 2008-02-05
Film Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Herself 2007-12-04
Film If I Had Known I Was a Genius Mom 2007-01-23
Film Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens Herself 2007-01-03
Serial The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Film Doogal Ermintrude 2006-02-24
Film Homie Spumoni 2006-09-08
Film Everyone's Hero Darlin' 2006-09-15
Serial So Notorious Unknown 2006-04-02
Serial 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Film Farce of the Penguins Helen (voice) 2006-12-01
Serial Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Unknown 2005-08-03
Serial Hell's Kitchen Unknown 2005-05-30
Film Whoopi Goldberg: Back to Broadway Herself / Fontaine / Lurleen / Crippled Lady 2005-04-09
Film Racing Stripes Franny (voice) 2005-01-06
Film The Aristocrats Herself 2005-01-01
Serial Everybody Hates Chris Unknown 2005-09-22
Film Jiminy Glick in Lalawood Herself 2004-09-18
Film Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 Whoopi Goldberg 2004-08-27
Film Pinocchio 3000 Cyberina (voice) 2004-05-14
Film The Lion King 1½ Shenzi (voice) 2004-02-06
Serial Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Film Good Fences Mabel Spader 2003-01-22
Serial Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Film Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! Herself 2003-01-01
Film Pauly Shore Is Dead Whoopi Goldberg 2003-03-11
Film Declaration of Independence Herself 2003-06-10
Serial The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Serial Whoopi Mavis Rae 2003-09-09
Film Blizzard Blizzard (voice) 2003-05-15
Serial Liberty's Kids 2002-09-02
Film Star Trek: Nemesis Guinan 2002-12-13
Film Madeline: My Fair Madeline Miss Clavel (voice) 2002-11-11
Film It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie Daniel's 'Boss' 2002-11-29
Film Call Me Claus Lucy Cullins 2001-12-02
Film What Makes a Family Terry Harrison 2001-01-22
Film Golden Dreams Califia, the Queen of California 2001-02-08
Film Kingdom Come Raynelle Slocumb 2001-04-11
Film Monkeybone Death 2001-02-23
Film Rat Race Vera Baker 2001-07-30
Film The Hollywood Sign Woman at Funeral (uncredited) 2001-09-28
Serial Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Film More Dogs Than Bones Cléo 2000-07-14
Film The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle Judge Cameo 2000-06-30
Serial Strong Medicine Unknown 2000-07-23
Film Get Bruce! Herself 1999-01-01
Film Alegria Baby Clown 1999-01-10
Film Fontaine...Why Am I Straight? Fontaine 1999-01-12
Film Our Friend, Martin Mrs. Peck (voice) 1999-01-12
Film Alice in Wonderland Cheshire Cat 1999-02-28
Film The Deep End of the Ocean Candy Bliss 1999-03-12
Film Whoopi Goldberg Presents Billy Connolly Herself 1999-09-10
Film Girl, Interrupted Valerie Owens 1999-12-21
Serial The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns The Grand Banshee 1999-11-07
Film Jackie's Back! Nurse Ethyl Washington Rue Owens (Jackie's Sister) 1999-06-14
Film The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns The Grand Banshee 1999-11-07
Film The Magical Land of the Leprechauns Banshee 1999-11-07
Film A Knight in Camelot Dr. Vivien Morgan 1998-11-08
Film Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie Stormella (voice) 1998-10-16
Film How Stella Got Her Groove Back Delilah Abraham 1998-08-14
Film Jackie Chan: My Story Herself 1998-07-17
Serial Celebrity Deathmatch Unknown 1998-05-14
Film An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn Whoopi Goldberg 1998-02-20
Film The Rugrats Movie Ranger Margaret (voice) 1998-11-20
Film In the Gloaming Nurse Myrna 1997-04-20
Film A Christmas Carol Spirit of Christmas Present 1997-01-01
Film In & Out Whoopi Goldberg (uncredited) 1997-09-10
Film Destination Anywhere Cabbie 1997-06-16
Serial The View Herself 1997-08-11
Film Pitch Herself 1997-09-04
Film Cinderella Queen Constantina 1997-11-02
Film The Celluloid Closet Herself 1996-01-30
Film The Sunshine Boys Nurse 1996-02-15
Serial Muppets Tonight Unknown 1996-03-08
Film Eddie Edwina 'Eddie' Franklin 1996-05-31
Film Bogus Harriet Franklin 1996-09-06
Film The Associate Laurel Ayres 1996-10-25
Film Ghosts of Mississippi Myrlie Evers 1996-12-20
Film Bordello of Blood Hospital Patient (uncredited) 1996-08-16
Film Theodore Rex Katie Coltrane 1995-12-14
Film The Rolling Stones: Voodoo Lounge Herself 1995-12-05
Serial MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Film Moonlight and Valentino Sylvie Morrow 1995-09-29
Film Boys on the Side Jane Deluca 1995-02-03
Serial Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Film Liberation Narrator 1994-01-01
Film But... Seriously 1994-03-25
Film Star Trek: Generations Guinan 1994-11-17
Film The Lion King Shenzi the Hyena (voice) 1994-06-23
Film The Little Rascals Buckwheat's Mom 1994-08-05
Film Corrina, Corrina Corrina Washington 1994-08-12
Serial The Magic School Bus 1994-09-10
Film The Pagemaster Fantasy (voice) 1994-11-23
Film National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 Billy York 1993-02-04
Film Made in America Sarah Mathews 1993-05-27
Serial Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Serial The Nanny Unknown 1993-11-03
Film Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Deloris Van Cartier 1993-12-09
Film Naked in New York Tragedy Mask on Theater Wall 1993-11-10
Film Sarafina! Mary Masembuko 1992-09-18
Film Sister Act Deloris Van Cartier/Sister Mary Clarence 1992-05-28
Serial The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Film The Player Detective Susan Avery 1992-04-03
Film Star Trek The Next Generation: Time's Arrow 1992-09-19
Film House Party 2 Professor 1991-10-23
Film Star Trek 25th Anniversary Special Herself 1991-09-28
Film Star Trek The Next Generation Redemption Guinan 1991-06-17
Film Soapdish Rose Schwartz 1991-05-31
Serial Captain Planet and the Planeteers 1990-09-10
Film The Long Walk Home Odessa Cotter 1990-12-21
Film Ghost Oda Mae Brown 1990-07-12
Film Beverly Hills Brats Whoopi Goldberg 1989-10-06
Film Homer and Eddie Eddie Cervi 1989-08-17
Film Hanna-Barbera's 50th Herself 1989-07-17
Serial Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
Film Kiss Shot Sarah Collins 1989-04-11
Film The Telephone Vashti Blue 1988-01-22
Serial Whose Line Is It Anyway? Unknown 1988-09-23
Film Clara's Heart Clara Mayfield 1988-10-07
Film Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special 1988-12-25
Serial Star Trek: The Next Generation Guinan 1987-09-28
Film Burglar Bernice 'Bernie' Rhodenbarr 1987-03-20
Film Fatal Beauty Rita Rizzoli 1987-10-30
Film Jumpin' Jack Flash Unknown 1986-10-10
Film Jumpin' Jack Flash Terry Dolittle 1986-10-09
Serial Pee-wee's Playhouse Unknown 1986-09-13
Film The Making of Captain EO Herself - Host 1986-09-12
Serial Moonlighting Unknown 1985-03-03
Film Whoopi Goldberg: Direct from Broadway Herself 1985-01-01
Film The Color Purple Celie 1985-12-18
Serial Muppet Babies Unknown 1984-11-05
Serial Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Serial Wanna bet, that..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Serial Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Serial The Academy Awards Whoopi Goldberg 1953-03-18