Maya Angelou (1928–2014)

Actress | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Madea's Family Reunion (2006) | How to Make an American Quilt (1995) | Poetic Justice (1993)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Dr. Maya Angelou
BORN 
Apr 4, 1928 (died May 28, 2014)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (13 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (13 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Michael Feinstein's American SongbookMichael Feinstein's American Songbook (TV Mini-series) Lyrics ("We Dreamed These Days") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for The RunawayThe Runaway (TV Movie) Conjure Woman  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every ChildHappily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series) Fairy Godmentor (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • Rip Van Winkle (Mar 21, 2000) Fairy Godmentor (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Talking with David FrostTalking with David Frost (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for America's DreamAmerica's Dream (TV Movie) Writer (story "The Reunion")  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Guest Appearance in 'A New Way to Walk' (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Episode #26.89 (Mar 23, 1995) Guest Appearance in 'A New Way to Walk'  Less
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Clarice Mitchell (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Reunion (Nov 4, 1995) Clarice Mitchell  Less
  • Primary photo for There Are No Children HereThere Are No Children Here (TV Movie) Lelia Mae  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Sister, SisterSister, Sister (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for I Know Why the Caged Bird SingsI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (TV Movie) Writer (book)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Richard Pryor Special?The Richard Pryor Special? (TV Special) Willie's Wife, Writer (soliloquy)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for RootsRoots (TV Mini-series) Yaisa (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for VisionsVisions (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
Self (88 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Mr. SOUL!Mr. SOUL! Herself (archive footage)  Less 2018 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The NinetiesThe Nineties (TV Series) Herself - Poet (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • The One About TV (Jul 9, 2017) Herself - Poet (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Stupéfiant!Stupéfiant! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Maya Angelou and Still I RiseMaya Angelou and Still I Rise Herself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Democracy Now!Democracy Now! (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2016
  • Primary photo for The OscarsThe Oscars (TV Special) Herself - Writer, Director, Actress (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 57th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 57th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The 66th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself (In Memoriam) (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Inside EditionInside Edition (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Anderson Cooper 360°Anderson Cooper 360° (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for NBC Nightly NewsNBC Nightly News (TV Series) Herself - Poet (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for After StonewallAfter Stonewall Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Inside the White HouseInside the White House (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Forty Years at the I.C.A.Forty Years at the I.C.A. (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987

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