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Intimate Portrait

Isabel Sanford
TV Episode | 60 min | Documentary, Biography

Actress Isabel Sanford raised an entire generation of television viewers in her role as "Louise", in the hit 1970s comedy "The Jeffersons". Born into poverty, Sanford recounts her rise to stardom and her historic Emmy win, as the first ...See moreActress Isabel Sanford raised an entire generation of television viewers in her role as "Louise", in the hit 1970s comedy "The Jeffersons". Born into poverty, Sanford recounts her rise to stardom and her historic Emmy win, as the first African-American woman to win Best Actress in a Comedy. Written by Mykol Gantt See less
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Feb 3, 2003 (United States)
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Meredith Vieira
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Linda Emond
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Isabel Sanford
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Jasmine Guy
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Lillian Lehman
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Pamela Ruff
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Jean Stapleton
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6.3 / 10 | 39 votes