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Margaret Avery (I)

Actress

Slender, attractive actress Margaret Avery, spellbinding in her role of Shug in Steven Spielberg's The Color Purple, is certainly no "one-hit wonder". Although filmgoers may be able to trace her back... read full biography
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Jan 20, 1944 (age 74)
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Still of Margaret Avery in Being Mary JaneStill of Margaret Avery and Richard Brooks in Being Mary JaneStill of Margaret Avery and James Earl Jones in Welcome Home, Roscoe JenkinsStill of Margaret Avery and Mo'Nique in Welcome Home, Roscoe JenkinsStill of Margaret Avery, James Earl Jones, Martin Lawrence, Michael Clarke Duncan, Joy Bryant and Mo'Nique in Welcome Home, Roscoe JenkinsStill of Margaret Avery, Frankie Faison, Jenifer Lewis, Tamela J. Mann, Lamman Rucker and David Mann in Meet the Browns
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Being Mary Jane (2018)
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