Gladys Knight

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 68
Gladys Maria Knight, known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American singer, songwriter, actress, businesswoman, and author. A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, Knight is known for the hits she recorded during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s with her group Gladys Knight & the Pips, which also included her brother Merald "Bubba" Knight and cousins Edward Patten and William Guest.

Gladys Maria Knight, known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American singer, songwriter, actress, businesswoman, and author. A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, Knight is known for the hits she recorded during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s with her group Gladys Knight & the Pips, which also included her brother Merald "Bubba" Knight and cousins Edward Patten and William Guest.

Birth Name

Gladys Maria Knight

Born

Sunday, 28 May 1944

Actress Filmography

Dionne Warwick: Don't Make Me Over Self 2021
Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) Self - Musician 2021
2021 CMT Music Awards Self - Performer & Presenter 2021
Coming 2 America Gladys Knight / Herself 2021
By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem Self - Singer 2020
A Capitol Fourth Self - Performer 2020
The Apollo Herself / Self 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
Hitsville: The Making of Motown Self 2019
The Masked Singer Self - Bee 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Dionne Warwick: Don't Make Me Over Self 2021
Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) Self - Musician 2021
2021 CMT Music Awards Self - Performer & Presenter 2021
Coming 2 America Gladys Knight / Herself 2021
By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem Self - Singer 2020
A Capitol Fourth Self - Performer 2020
The Apollo Herself / Self 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
Hitsville: The Making of Motown Self 2019
The Masked Singer Self - Bee 2019
Q 85: A Musical Celebration For Quincy Jones Self 2018
Mr. Soul! Self / Self (archival footage) 2018
George Michael: Freedom Self 2017
Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives Self 2017
Star Gladys Knight 2016
Almost Christmas Dorothy / Shelter Director Dorothy 2016
Harry Self, Self - Musical Guest 2016
Legends: OWN at the Apollo Self 2015
Empire Gladys Knight 2015
The 68th Annual Tony Awards Self - Performer 2014
CNN Tonight Self 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
The Queen Latifah Show Self - Musical Guest, Self 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
The Arsenio Hall Show Self - Musical Guest 2013
Lee Daniels' The Butler Self 2013
The Real Self 2013
The First Family Grandma Carolyn 2012
The Chew Herself 2011
Why Not? With Shania Twain Self 2011
Oprah's Master Class Self 2011
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Self 2010
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Self 2010
Hawaii Five-0 Lou's Mother 2010
Hot in Cleveland Miss Shonda 2010
The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty Self 2009
I Can Do Bad All by Myself Wilma 2009
Michael Jackson Memorial Self - VIP Audience 2009
Let Freedom Sing: How Music Inspired the Civil Rights Movement Self 2009
Man v. Food Self 2008
Holidaze: The Christmas That Almost Didn't Happen Candie (voice) / Candie 2006
30 Rock Gladys Knight 2006
Celebrity Duets Self - Musical Guest 2006
Chris Botti Live: With Orchestra and Special Guests Self 2006
House of Payne Gladys Knight 2006
Unbeatable Harold Phyllis 2006
20 to 1 Self 2005
Dancing with the Stars Self - Contestant, Self - Performer 2005
Strictly Come Dancing Self - Musical Guest 2004
The Michael Jackson Story Self 2003
Las Vegas Gladys Knight 2003
Hollywood Homicide Olivia Robidoux 2003
American Juniors Self - Judge 2003
American Idol Self, Self - Musical Guest, Self (archive footage), Self - Guest Judge 2002
When I Was a Girl Self 2001
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration Self 2001
Say It Loud: A Celebration of Black Music in America Self 2001
Independent Lens Self 1999
The Roseanne Show Self 1998
League of Legends Self 1998
Ally McBeal Self 1997
Behind the Music Self 1997
The Jamie Foxx Show Janice King 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Herself 1996
JAG Etta 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Chocolate 1995
The History of Rock 'n' Roll Self 1995
New York Undercover Natalie 1994
Living Single Odelle Jones 1993
Twenty Bucks Mrs. McCormac 1993
Later... With Jools Holland Self 1992
Out All Night Gladys Knight 1992
One on One with John Tesh Self 1991
The New WKRP in Cincinnati Self 1991
Motown 30: What's Goin' on! Self 1990
The 17th Annual American Music Awards Self - Presenter 1990
Dionne and Friends Self 1990
Baywatch Gladys Knight 1989
The Joan Rivers Show Self 1989
The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards Self - Performer 1988
Sesame Street: Put Down the Duckie Self 1988
A Different World Gladys Knight 1987
Uptown Comedy Express Self 1987
The 29th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1987
Marvin Gaye - Amsterdam 1976 Self 1987
Closeups Self 1986
The 12th Annual People's Choice Awards Self - Presenter & Performer 1986
Women in Rock Self 1986
Charlie & Co. Diana Richmond 1985
The 26th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1984
Salute! Self 1983
Wheel of Fortune Self - Celebrity Contestant 1983
Entertainment Tonight Herself (archive footage), Herself, Self 1981
Solid Gold Self 1980
Uptown: A Tribute to the Apollo Theatre Self 1980
CBS Schoolbreak Special Dr. Donna Robinson 1980
The South Bank Show Self 1978
Rolling Stone Magazine: The 10th Anniversary Self - Performer 1977
The George Burns One-Man Show Gladys Knight 1977
The 19th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1977
Pipe Dreams Maria Wilson 1976
The Muppet Show Self - Special Guest Star 1976
The Gladys Knight & the Pips Show Self 1975
The Jeffersons Gladys Knight 1975
Dinah! Self 1974
The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People Self - Hostess 1973
Rock Concert Self 1973
The Helen Reddy Show Self 1973
Save the Children Self 1973
In Concert Self 1972
The Midnight Special Herself, Herself (as Gladys Knight and The Pips) 1972
Soul Train Self, Self - Guest, Self (on film) 1971
Rollin' on the River Self 1971
The Andy Williams Show Self - Guest, Self 1969
The David Frost Show Self 1969
Della Self 1969
Black Journal Herself, Self 1968
Operation: Entertainment Self 1968
The Dean Martin Show Herself 1965
The Hollywood Palace Self - Singer 1964
Top of the Pops Herself - Lead Singer, Gladys Knight & The Pips, Herself 1964
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Musical Guest (as Gladys Knight and the Pips), Herself 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Co-Hostess, Herself - Vocalist 1961
American Bandstand Herself 1952
The Ed Sullivan Show Herself - Singer, Herself - Singer (as Gladys Knight and the Pips) 1948
1977 Golden Globe Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture - Female Nominated
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