Jill Scott (II)

Soundtrack | Actress | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Why Did I Get Married? (2007) | Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010) | The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008-2009)
AWARDS 
6 wins & 26 nominations More »
AKA 
Jill
NICKNAMEs  
Jilly from Philly, The Lady Jill Scott
BORN 
Apr 4, 1972 (age 46)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (27 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Love Beats RhymesLove Beats Rhymes Professor Dixon  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Barbershop: The Next CutBarbershop: The Next Cut Performer ("Back Together"), Writer ("Back Together")  Less 2016 $20MM $54MM / $55MM
  • Primary photo for Onkel JohnnyOnkel Johnny (Short) Writer ("I'm In It")  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Second ComingSecond Coming Performer ("A Long Walk"), Writer ("A Long Walk") (as Scott)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Get on UpGet on Up DeeDee Brown  Less 2014 $30MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fading GigoloFading Gigolo Actress (uncredited)  Less 2013 $3.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Baggage ClaimBaggage Claim Gail  Less 2013 $8.5MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for InterludesInterludes Inspiration  Less 2012 $100K
  • Primary photo for Why Did I Get Married Too?Why Did I Get Married Too? Sheila  Less 2010 $20MM $60MM / $61MM
  • Primary photo for ObsessedObsessed Performer ("Golden"), Writer ("Golden")  Less 2009 $20MM $68MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for Welcome Home, Roscoe JenkinsWelcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins Performer ("It's Love"), Writer ("It's Love")  Less 2008 $35MM $42MM / $44MM
  • Primary photo for Why Did I Get Married?Why Did I Get Married? Sheila  Less 2007 $15MM $55MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Nanny DiariesThe Nanny Diaries Performer ("The Fact Is (I Need You)"), Writer ("The Fact Is (I Need You)")  Less 2007 $20MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for HounddogHounddog Big Momma Thorton, Performer ("Hound Dog")  Less 2007 $3.8MM $128K / —
  • Primary photo for Something NewSomething New Performer ("Family Reunion")  Less 2006 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for ShadowboxerShadowboxer Performer ("Bedda At Home"), Writer ("Bedda At Home")  Less 2005 $371K / —
  • Primary photo for Dave Chappelle's Block PartyDave Chappelle's Block Party Herself, Performer ("The Way", "You Got Me"), Writer ("The Way", "You Got Me") (as Jill H. Scott)  Less 2005 $3MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Beauty ShopBeauty Shop Performer ("Golden"), Writer ("Golden")  Less 2005 $36MM / $38MM
  • Primary photo for CavedwellerCavedweller Rosemary  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Love Don't Cost a ThingLove Don't Cost a Thing Performer ("Comes to the Light"), Writer ("Comes to the Light")  Less 2003 $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Brown SugarBrown Sugar Performer ("Easy Conversation"), Writer ("Easy Conversation")  Less 2002 $8MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Kingdom ComeKingdom Come Performer ("Kingdom Come")  Less 2001 $7MM $23MM / —
  • Primary photo for Down to EarthDown to Earth Soundtrack ("One Time"), Performer ("One Time")  Less 2001 $49MM $64MM / $71MM
  • Primary photo for Save the Last DanceSave the Last Dance Performer ("Shining Through")  Less 2001 $13MM $91MM / $132MM
  • Primary photo for Jill Scott: Gettin' in the WayJill Scott: Gettin' in the Way (Video) Jill Scott, Composer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for In Too DeepIn Too Deep Performer ("Dreamin'"), Writer ("Dreamin'")  Less 1999 $7MM $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Roots Feat. Erykah Badu: You Got MeThe Roots Feat. Erykah Badu: You Got Me (Video) Composer  Less 1999
Past Television (24 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Black LightningBlack Lightning (TV Series) Lady Eve (4 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 4
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  • Primary photo for FlintFlint (TV Movie) Nayyirah Shariff  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The QuadThe Quad (TV Series) Performer ("Golden") (1 episode, 2017), Writer ("Golden") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Pilot (Feb 1, 2017) Performer ("Golden"), Writer ("Golden")  Less
  • Primary photo for Nunca es tardeNunca es tarde (TV Series) Writer ("Golden") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The VoiceThe Voice (TV Series) Writer ("Hate on Me") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Being Mary JaneBeing Mary Jane (TV Series) Jackie (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Hello Beautiful Interludes Live: Jill ScottHello Beautiful Interludes Live: Jill Scott (TV Movie) Singer  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for With This RingWith This Ring (TV Movie) Viviane  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Second SightSecond Sight (TV Movie) Dr. Callier  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for FringeFringe (TV Series) Simone (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Steel MagnoliasSteel Magnolias (TV Movie) Truvy  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Performer ("So In Love") (1 episode, 2011), Herself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #19.166 (Jun 17, 2011) Herself - Musical Guest, Performer ("So In Love")  Less
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Janice Raleigh (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Disabled (Mar 24, 2010) Janice Raleigh  Less
  • Primary photo for Sins of the MotherSins of the Mother (TV Movie) Nona  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Black PantherBlack Panther (TV Mini-series) Ororo Munroe / Storm (6 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 6
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  • Primary photo for GleeGlee (TV Series) Writer ("Hate on Me") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Throwdown (Oct 14, 2009) Writer ("Hate on Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can Dance CanadaSo You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) Performer ("I'm Not Afraid") (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("Gettin' In the Way") (1 episode, 2009), Writer ("Gettin' In the Way") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 2
    • Top 6 Results (Oct 14, 2009) Performer ("I'm Not Afraid")  Less
    • Top 8 Perform (Oct 5, 2009) Performer ("Gettin' In the Way"), Writer ("Gettin' In the Way")  Less
  • Primary photo for The No. 1 Ladies' Detective AgencyThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (TV Series) Precious Ramotswe (7 episodes, 2008), Performer ("Khutshanyana" (traditional)) (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008–2009 7
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  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Performer ("Gettin' in the Way") (1 episode, 2004), Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Hip Hop Soul (Oct 1, 2004) Herself (archive footage), Performer ("Gettin' in the Way")  Less
  • Primary photo for GirlfriendsGirlfriends (TV Series) Donna Williams (4 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 4
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  • Primary photo for New Zealand IdolNew Zealand Idol (TV Series) Writer ("Gettin' in the Way") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Star SearchStar Search (TV Series) Writer ("A Long Walk") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for S.P.U.N.GS.P.U.N.G (TV Series) Performer ("Slowly Surely") (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
Self (88 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Later... With Jools HollandLater... With Jools Holland (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Hip Hop Soul (Oct 1, 2004) Herself (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto IVGrand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) Soundtrack ("Golden") (uncredited)  Less 2008 $100MM

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