Freda Payne

Actress | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000) | Velvet Goldmine (1998) | Now and Then (1995)
BORN 
Sep 19, 1942 (age 75)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for KinkyKinky Mrs. Bernard  Less 2018 Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (15 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: The Life of an IconMichael Jackson: The Life of an Icon Herself, Performer ("Band of Gold"), With Thanks To  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Just Like FamilyJust Like Family (Short) Inez Miller, Theme Song (performed by)  Less 2009 $70K
  • Primary photo for LymelifeLymelife Performer ("Band of Gold") (as Frieda Payne)  Less 2008 $1.5MM $429K / —
  • Primary photo for Cordially InvitedCordially Invited Ann Sheffield  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Soul PlaneSoul Plane Performer ("Good Times")  Less 2004 $16MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for MadisonMadison Performer ("BAND OF GOLD")  Less 2001 $14MM $509K / —
  • Primary photo for Deadly RhapsodyDeadly Rhapsody Lily Potter  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Nutty Professor II: The KlumpsNutty Professor II: The Klumps Claudine  Less 2000 $84MM $123MM / $166MM
  • Primary photo for RagdollRagdoll Gran, Performer ("Ragdoll", "Rag Jam"), Writer ("Rag Jam")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Velvet GoldmineVelvet Goldmine Performer ("Band of Gold")  Less 1998 $1.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for SprungSprung Vocalist, Performer ("Sunday Kind of Love")  Less 1997 $7.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Now and ThenNow and Then Performer ("Band of Gold")  Less 1995 $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Private ObsessionPrivate Obsession (Video) Boutique Sales Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Guilty as ChargedGuilty as Charged Glamorous partygoer (uncredited)  Less 1991 $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for Book of NumbersBook of Numbers Kelly Simms  Less 1973
Past Television (13 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Go for ItGo for It (TV Series) Performer ("Band of Gold") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Christmas Special (Dec 10, 2016) Performer ("Band of Gold") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The DivorceThe Divorce (TV Movie) Vivian  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Performer ("Band of Gold") (1 episode, 2009), Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for I Love the '70s: Volume 2I Love the '70s: Volume 2 (TV Series) Performer ("Band of Gold") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • 1970 (Jul 10, 2006) Performer ("Band of Gold")  Less
  • Primary photo for SaurianSaurian (TV Movie) Sylvia Madson  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The SopranosThe Sopranos (TV Series) Performer ("BAND OF GOLD") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Two Tonys (Mar 7, 2004) Performer ("BAND OF GOLD")  Less
  • Primary photo for Fire & IceFire & Ice (TV Movie) Jean Aimes  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Living SingleLiving Single (TV Series) Miss Harper (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Singer / Guest (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1978 2
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Saralee (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Musical Guest (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Hurricane HigginsHurricane Higgins (TV Short) Performer ("Band of Gold") (uncredited)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Performer ("He Who Laughs Last") (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
Self (44 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for MMAMMA Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for The Artists Music Guild Presents: The AMG Heritage AwardsThe Artists Music Guild Presents: The AMG Heritage Awards (TV Special) Host-Herself  Less 2017 $200K
  • Primary photo for Unsung HollywoodUnsung Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Davi Davenport LiveDavi Davenport Live (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Actor's Day in LAActor's Day in LA (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Actors EntertainmentActors Entertainment (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2013
  • Primary photo for On the Set W Jasper ColeOn the Set W Jasper Cole (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Sample ThisSample This Herself  Less 2012 CAD 750K
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Herself - Performer (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Way Black When: PrimetimeWay Black When: Primetime (TV Series) Herself - Performer (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Marvin Hamlisch Presents: The '70s - The Way We WereMarvin Hamlisch Presents: The '70s - The Way We Were (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Eye on EntertainmentEye on Entertainment (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Florence Henderson ShowThe Florence Henderson Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for PyramidPyramid (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for American Soundtrack: Rhythm, Love and SoulAmerican Soundtrack: Rhythm, Love and Soul (TV Special) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for 2002 Trumpet Awards2002 Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The TestThe Test (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (1 episode)  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for Band of Gold: The Invictus StoryBand of Gold: The Invictus Story (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1999 $50K
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (9 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1990
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  • Primary photo for Legendary Ladies of Rock & RollLegendary Ladies of Rock & Roll (TV Special) Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Today's Black WomanToday's Black Woman (TV Series) Herself - Host (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Solid GoldSolid Gold (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Ad LibAd Lib (TV Series) Herself  Less 1981–  $520K
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Vocalist / Herself - Singer (11 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Jim Nabors ShowThe Jim Nabors Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Soul AliveSoul Alive (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Vinton ShowThe Bobby Vinton Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1977
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1975
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for International CabaretInternational Cabaret (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Darin ShowThe Bobby Darin Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Half the George Kirby Comedy HourHalf the George Kirby Comedy Hour (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself (5 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1972
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  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Grammy AwardsThe 14th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Glen Campbell Goodtime HourThe Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971
  • Primary photo for The Barbara McNair ShowThe Barbara McNair Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971
  • Primary photo for The Don Knotts ShowThe Don Knotts Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself - Singer (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Get It TogetherGet It Together (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The John Gary ShowThe John Gary Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Allee Willis Loves DetroitAllee Willis Loves Detroit Herself  Less

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