Novella Nelson (1939–2017)

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KNOWN FOR 
Birth (2004) | You Were Never Really Here (2017) | The Ten (2007)
BORN 
Dec 17, 1939 (died Aug 31, 2017)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (46 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (32 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Performer ("Don't Go to Bed With a Frown") (1 episode, 2010), Novella Nelson (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • The Moms (May 6, 2010) Novella Nelson, Performer ("Don't Go to Bed With a Frown") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for DamagesDamages (TV Series) Older Female Victim (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for Army WivesArmy Wives (TV Series) Vivian Burton (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 2
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Judge / Family Court Judge / Mrs. Mosley (3 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999–2008 3
  • Primary photo for The Starter WifeThe Starter Wife (TV Mini-series) Nana (6 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 6
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  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Gail Fitzwallace (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 2
    • N.S.F. Thurmont (Oct 20, 2004) Gail Fitzwallace  Less
    • Gaza (May 12, 2004) Gail Fitzwallace  Less
  • Primary photo for WhoopiWhoopi (TV Series) Nurse (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Third WatchThird Watch (TV Series) Sondra Richards (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for 100 Centre Street100 Centre Street (TV Series) Isabelle (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Sex and the CitySex and the City (TV Series) Madame Lordes (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Malcolm's Mother / Prof. Cortez (2 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–1998 2
  • Primary photo for Mama Flora's FamilyMama Flora's Family (TV Mini-series) Pearl (1955-1970) (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for DellaventuraDellaventura (TV Series) Aretha Jefferson (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for One Life to LiveOne Life to Live (TV Series) Obedia / Judge Barbara Fitzwater (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1997 2
  • Primary photo for OzOz (TV Series) Loretta Smith (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Plan B (Aug 18, 1997) Loretta Smith  Less
  • Primary photo for The Summer of Ben TylerThe Summer of Ben Tyler (TV Movie) Rosetta Tyler  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Harambee!Harambee! (TV Movie) Queenesther  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Mrs. Washington / Judge Gloria Crutcher (2 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990–1995 2
  • Primary photo for New York NewsNew York News (TV Series) Evelyn Gates (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for DaybreakDaybreak (TV Movie) Mrs. Chaney  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Citizen CohnCitizen Cohn (TV Movie) Second Annie Lee Moss  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Days and Nights of Molly DoddThe Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (TV Series) Jazz Singer (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The Littlest VictimsThe Littlest Victims (TV Movie) Mrs. Munson  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for A Man Called HawkA Man Called Hawk (TV Series) Mrs. Webster (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for As the World TurnsAs the World Turns (TV Series) Sarah Franklin (2 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986–1989 2
  • Primary photo for HothouseHothouse (TV Series) Olivia (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Kojak: The Price of JusticeKojak: The Price of Justice (TV Movie) Pearl  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The EqualizerThe Equalizer (TV Series) Miriam Blain (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • The Line (Nov 26, 1986) Miriam Blain  Less
  • Primary photo for He's Fired, She's HiredHe's Fired, She's Hired (TV Movie) Serena Cole  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for A Doctor's StoryA Doctor's Story (TV Movie) Mrs. Thornton  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for ChiefsChiefs (TV Series) Nellie Cole (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983 2
    • Part 3 (Nov 16, 1983) Nellie Cole  Less
    • Part 1 (Nov 13, 1983) Nellie Cole  Less
  • Primary photo for Watch Your MouthWatch Your Mouth (TV Series) Mrs. King (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Mr. SOUL!Mr. SOUL! Herself  Less 2018 $1MM
  • Primary photo for TabooTaboo (TV Series) Herself - Narrator (6 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002–2003
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  • Primary photo for VD BluesVD Blues (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1972 $200K
  • Primary photo for Soul!Soul! (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971

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