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The Women of Brewster Place

Episode #1.2 (Season 1, Episode 2)
TV Episode | Drama

Kiswana organizes a tenant's union to improve the lives of the dispirited Brewster Place residents. The newest residents, Lorraine and Theresa, arouse uneasiness among the other tenants of Brewster Place who are slowly discovering the two ...See moreKiswana organizes a tenant's union to improve the lives of the dispirited Brewster Place residents. The newest residents, Lorraine and Theresa, arouse uneasiness among the other tenants of Brewster Place who are slowly discovering the two are a lesbian couple. See less
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Gloria Naylor (novel) | Karen Hall (teleplay)
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Updated Dec 31, 1989

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1989 (United States)

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Oprah Winfrey
Mattie Michael Mattie Michael   See fewer
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Mary Alice
Fannie Michael Fannie Michael   See fewer
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Olivia Cole
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Robin Givens
Kiswana / Melanie Browne Kiswana / Melanie Browne   See fewer
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Jackée Harry
Etta Mae Johnson (as Jackée) Etta Mae Johnson (as Jackée)   See fewer
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Paula Kelly
Theresa Theresa   See fewer
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Leon
Abshu Abshu   See fewer
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Lonette McKee
Lorraine Lorraine   See fewer
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Barbara Montgomery
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Paul Winfield
Sam Michael Sam Michael   See fewer
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Cicely Tyson
Mrs. Browne Mrs. Browne   See fewer
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Vivian Bonnell
Black Woman Black Woman   See fewer
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Montrose Hagins
Mourner Mourner   See fewer
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Jinaki
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Clark Johnson
Butch Fuller Butch Fuller   See fewer
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Homeselle Joy
Betina Betina   See fewer
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Eugene Lee
Basil Basil   See fewer
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Bebe Drake
Cleo (as Bebe Drake-Massey) Cleo (as Bebe Drake-Massey)   See fewer
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Molly McClure
White Woman White Woman   See fewer
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Glenn Plummer
C.C. Baker C.C. Baker   See fewer
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Veronica Redd
Tenant #2 Tenant #2   See fewer
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Roxanne Reese
Alfreda Alfreda   See fewer
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Adrian Ricard
Tenant #4 Tenant #4   See fewer
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Ta-Tanisha
Tenant #1 Tenant #1   See fewer
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Douglas Turner Ward
Reverend Woods Reverend Woods   See fewer
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Charles Weldon
Tenant #5 Tenant #5   See fewer
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Samm-Art Williams
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Vanessa Bell Armstrong
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Maya Leonard
Diedre Diedre   See fewer
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Phill Lewis
Bottom Bottom   See fewer
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Ray Oliver
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Eddie Palmer
Little Basil (age 5) Little Basil (age 5)   See fewer
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Hippolyta Hippolyta   See fewer
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Ebonie Smith
Little Ciel (age 7) Little Ciel (age 7)   See fewer
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Girl on Skates Girl on Skates   See fewer
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Theseus Theseus   See fewer
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Teenage Guy Teenage Guy   See fewer
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