Lena Horne

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 70
Lena Mary Calhoun Horne was an American singer, dancer, actress, and civil rights activist. Horne's career spanned over 70 years, appearing in film, television, and theater. Horne joined the chorus of the Cotton Club at the age of 16 and became a nightclub performer before moving to Hollywood.

Lena Mary Calhoun Horne was an American singer, dancer, actress, and civil rights activist. Horne's career spanned over 70 years, appearing in film, television, and theater. Horne joined the chorus of the Cotton Club at the age of 16 and became a nightclub performer before moving to Hollywood.

Birth Name

Lena Mary Calhoun Horne

Born

Saturday, 30 June 1917

Died

Sunday, 09 May 2010

Actress Filmography

Worn Stories Self - Singer 2021
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice Self 2019
Sid & Judy Herself (archive footage) / Self 2019
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom Self - Singer (archive footage) 2019
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall Self 2016
Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Self 2015
Spotlight on Broadway Self 2013
Strange Frame: Love & Sax Ethel Andrews 2012
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Special Memorial Tribute 2011
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards Self - In Memoriam 2011
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Worn Stories Self - Singer 2021
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice Self 2019
Sid & Judy Herself (archive footage) / Self 2019
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom Self - Singer (archive footage) 2019
Michael Jackson's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall Self 2016
Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Self 2015
Spotlight on Broadway Self 2013
Strange Frame: Love & Sax Ethel Andrews 2012
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Special Memorial Tribute 2011
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards Self - In Memoriam 2011
Michael Feinstein's American Songbook Self 2010
Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me Self 2009
Brush with Life: The Art of Being Edward Biberman Self 2007
Sesame Street: A Celebration of Me, Grover Self 2004
Sesame Street: Learning About Letters Self 2004
Andy Williams: My Favorite Duets Self 2004
TV in Black: The First Fifty Years Self 2004
Sinatra: The Classic Duets Self 2003
It's Black Entertainment Self / Self (archive footage) 2002
War Stories with Oliver North Self 2001
Walk on By: The Story of Popular Song Self 2001
Paul Robeson: Here I Stand Self 1999
Classified X Self 1998
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Self 1995
Sinatra Duets Self 1994
A Century of Women Self 1994
All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Self / Self (archive footage) 1994
That's Entertainment! III Narrator / Self - Co-Host / Herself - Co-Host 1994
The 36th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1994
The 65th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1993
Liberators: Fighting on Two Fronts in World War II Self 1992
Wolf Trap Presents Victor Borge: An 80th Birthday Celebration Self 1990
Entertaining the Troops Self 1988
A Different World Lena Horne 1987
Carnegie Hall: The Grand Reopening Self 1987
American Masters Self 1986
Night of 100 Stars II Self 1985
The Cosby Show Lena Horne 1984
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Self - Honoree 1984
Reading Rainbow Herself (voice) 1983
The 37th Annual Tony Awards Self - Co-Hostess 1983
Night of 100 Stars Self 1982
The 35th Annual Tony Awards Self - Performer & Special Award Recipient 1981
Command Performance: The Stars Salute the President Self 1981
The Wiz Glinda the Good 1978
America Salutes Richard Rodgers: the Sound of His Music Self 1976
The Muppet Show Lola Bramswell / Self - Special Guest Star 1976
That's Entertainment, Part II Clip from 'Words and Music' / (archive footage) 1976
Arena Herself 1975
That's Entertainment! Clip from 'Thousands Cheer' / Self - at Banquet / (archive footage) 1974
Sanford and Son Lena Horne 1972
Great Performances Self 1971
Flip Self 1970
Sesame Street Self 1969
Death of a Gunfighter Claire Quintana 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Guest Performer, Self 1967
The Dean Martin Show Self 1965
Now Self / Herself (voice) 1965
The Hollywood Palace Self 1964
The Judy Garland Show Self 1963
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest, Herself 1962
The Jack Paar Program Self 1962
The Andy Williams Show Self 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself 1961
Password Self - Celebrity Contestant 1961
The DuPont Show of the Week Self 1961
The Bell Telephone Hour Host / Self - Singer, Self - Singer 1959
The Kraft Music Hall Self 1958
The Twentieth Century Self 1957
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Self - Singer 1951
Meet Me in Las Vegas Lena Horne 1956
MGM Parade (archive footage), Singer 1955
This Is Your Life Self 1955
Music 55 Self 1955
See It Now Self 1951
The Colgate Comedy Hour Self - Singer 1950
Duchess of Idaho Lena Horne 1950
Your Show of Shows Herself - Guest Performer, Self - Guest Performer 1950
What's My Line? Herself - Mystery Guest 1950
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Herself, Herself - Guest 1948
Words and Music Lena Horne 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self, Self - Vocalist 1948
Till the Clouds Roll By Julie LaVerne (segment "Show Boat") / Lena Horne / Julie LaVerne / Herself 1946
Studio Visit Herself / Self 1946
Ziegfeld Follies Lena Horne ('Love') / Lena Horne 1945
Two Girls and a Sailor Lena Horne / Specialty 1944
Broadway Rhythm Fernway de la Fer 1944
Swing Fever Lena Horne / Herself 1943
I Dood It Lena Horne / Herself 1943
Stormy Weather Selina Rogers 1943
Cabin in the Sky Georgia Brown 1943
Thousands Cheer Lena Horne 1943
Panama Hattie Singer in Phil's Place 1942
The Duke Is Tops Ethel Andrews 1938
Cab Calloway's Jitterbug Party Cotton Club Dancer 1935
1985 Emmy Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
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