Loretta Devine

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Loretta Devine is an American actress and singer, best known for her roles as Marla Hendricks in the Fox drama series Boston Public, and for her recurring role as Adele Webber on the medical drama Grey's Anatomy, for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series in 2011. She had a role in the series Everybody Hates Chris as Rochelle's mother. read more

Loretta Devine is an American actress and singer, best known for her roles as Marla Hendricks in the Fox drama series Boston Public, and for her recurring role as Adele Webber on the medical drama Grey's Anatomy, for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series in 2011. She had a role in the series Everybody Hates Chris as Rochelle's mother. In film, Devine appeared in Waiting to Exhale, The Preacher's Wife, Hoodlum, I Am Sam, Urban Legend, What Women Want, Kingdom Come, Crash, Woman Thou Art Loosed, Class Act, For Colored Girls, This Christmas, First Sunday, Beverly Hills Chihuahua and Jumping the Broom. She also played Cynthia Carmichael on the NBC sitcom The Carmichael Show.

Born

Sunday, 21 August 1949

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Actress Filmography

The Starling 2021
Spell Eiloise 2020
Cherish the Day Self 2020
P-Valley Granmuva 2020
A Family Reunion Christmas Amelia 'M'Dear' McKellan 2019
A Sweet Christmas Romance Mrs. Rose / Loretta 2019
A Black Lady Sketch Show Marrier 2019
Family Reunion Amelia 'M'Dear' McKellan 2019
The Trap Mama Jay 2019
The D.L. Hughley Show Self - Guest 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

The Starling 2021
Spell Eiloise 2020
Cherish the Day Self 2020
P-Valley Granmuva 2020
A Family Reunion Christmas Amelia 'M'Dear' McKellan 2019
A Sweet Christmas Romance Mrs. Rose / Loretta 2019
A Black Lady Sketch Show Marrier 2019
Family Reunion Amelia 'M'Dear' McKellan 2019
The Trap Mama Jay 2019
The D.L. Hughley Show Self - Guest 2019
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror Self 2019
Jingle Belle Emory Simons 2018
Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Ms. Thomson 2018
Love Is_ Rose 2018
Living Biblically Estelle 2018
49th NAACP Image Awards Herself 2018
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2018
Naked Carol 2017
Dear White People Sorbet (voice) 2017
No Regrets Ms Carey 2017
Chapter & Verse Miss Maddy 2017
Another Shot Mabel Marbury 2017
Classic Hollywood Cinemas Herself 2016
Brett Gelman's Dinner in America Herself 2016
Grandma's House Margie 2016
Caged No More Aggie 2016
Norm Of The North Tamecia (voice) 2016
Nubbin & Friends Mrs. Sandy Johnson 2015
The Sound And The Fury Dilsey 2015
The Carmichael Show Cynthia Carmichael 2015
The Boris & Nicole Show Herself 2015
1440 and Counting Mrs. Nickel 2015
Back to School Mom Meghan Graham 2015
You're Not You Marilyn 2014
Black-ish Lynette 2014
Welcome To Me Barb Vaughn 2014
Comeback Dad Malinda 2014
Sirens Hank's Mother 2014
Turbo FAST Lydia 2013
Teachers Doris 2013
Celebrity Page Herself 2013
The Doc Files Hallie 2013
Khumba Mama V (voice) 2013
The Real Self 2013
Hollywood Game Night Self - Celebrity Player 2013
Being Mary Jane Cece 2013
In The Hive Mrs. Inez 2012
Marie Herself 2012
Steve Harvey Herself 2012
Sullivan & Son Rose 2012
Larry King Now Herself - Guest 2012
The Soul Man Della Ballentine 2012
The Client List Georgia Cummings 2012
Doc McStuffins Hallie (voice), Hallie, Nurse Hallie (voice), Hallie McStuffins (voice), Hallie / Nurse Hallie (voice) 2012
What's Up Orange County Herself - Guest 2011
The Chew Herself - Guest, Herself 2011
Politics Of Love Shirlee Gupta 2011
Dish Nation Self 2011
State of Georgia Aunt Honey 2011
Big Morning Buzz Live Herself - Guest 2011
Jumping The Broom Mrs. Taylor 2011
Madea's Big Happy Family Shirley 2011
Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 Delta (voice) 2011
Shake It Up Judge Marsha Sanders 2010
For Colored Girls Green 2010
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin Herself 2010
Lottery Ticket Grandma 2010
Death At A Funeral Cynthia 2010
The Cleveland Show Shirley 2009
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Ms Roberts 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self 2009
Glee Sister Mary Constance 2009
Party Down Diane Ellison 2009
Spring Breakdown Dr. Marguerite 2009
RuPaul's Drag Race Self - Guest Judge (archive footage), Self - Guest Judge 2009
Beverly Hills Chihuahua Delta (voice) 2008
The Wendy Williams Show Self, Self (archive footage) 2008
Eli Stone Patti Dellacroix 2008
First Sunday Sister Doris 2008
This Christmas Ma'Dere Whitfield 2007
Cougar Club Dolly 2007
Dreamgirls Jazz Singer 2006
The Game Grandma Mack 2006
Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story Addie Collins 2006
Dirty Laundry Evelyn 2006
Psych Melba Birdson 2006
Cold Shoulder Rosie 2006
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Everybody Hates Chris Maxine 2005
Supernatural Missouri Moseley 2005
King's Ransom Miss Gladys 2005
Grey's Anatomy Adele Webber 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Herself 2005
Woman Thou Art Loosed Cassey Jordan 2004
Boston Legal Annabelle Carruthers, Judge Victoria Thomson 2004
Crash Shaniqua 2004
Cold Case Chandra Patterson '09 2003
Wild Card M. Pearl McGuire 2003
Half & Half Erika 2002
Book of Love: The Definitive Reason Why Men Are Dogs 2002
I Am Sam Margaret Calgrove 2002
Kingdom Come Marguerite Slocumb 2001
What Women Want Flo the Doorwoman 2000
Boston Public Marla Hendricks, Marla Hendricks (credit only) 2000
Urban Legends: Final Cut Reese 2000
Girlfriends Judge Vashti Jackson 2000
Freedom Song Evelyn Walker 2000
Punks Health Counselor 2000
Love Kills Sylvia Finkelstein 1999
Family Law Gloria Rivers 1999
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge Ruby Dandridge 1999
Jackie's Back! Snookie Tate (Jackie's Childhood Friend) 1999
The Breaks Floria 1999
Funny Valentines Dearie B. 1999
Operation Splitsville Principal 1999
The PJs Muriel Stubbs, Muriel Stubbs (voice) 1999
Down in the Delta Zenia 1998
Urban Legend Reese Wilson 1998
Don King: Only In America Connie Harper 1997
Lover Girl 'Coco' 1997
Clover Everleen 1997
Ally McBeal Nora Mills 1997
Hoodlum Pigfoot Mary 1997
The Price of Kissing Jackee 1997
The Preacher's Wife Beverly 1996
Clueless Phyllis 1996
Promised Land Tonya Hawkins 1996
Moesha Steph 1996
Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault Miss Mary 1996
Waiting To Exhale Gloria Matthews 1995
Ned and Stacey Mrs. Duncan 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother 1995
Touched by an Angel Tonya Hawkins 1994
The Hard Truth Nichols' Secretary 1994
Family Album June 1993
Amos & Andrew Ula 1993
The American Clock Irene 1993
Love & War Donna 1992
Picket Fences Marla Melrose 1992
HBO First Look Herself 1992
Class Act Blade's Mom 1992
Reasonable Doubts Valerie Hall 1991
Livin' Large! Nadine Biggs 1991
Roc Cynthia 1991
Caged Fear Judy 1991
Cop Rock Juror 1990
Sugar and Spice Loretta Fontaine 1990
Stanley & Iris Bertha 1990
Parent Trap III Thelma 1989
Murphy Brown Nurse Hawking 1988
Sticky Fingers Diane 1988
Little Nikita Verna McLaughlin 1988
The Murder of Mary Phagan Annie Maude Carter 1988
A Different World Stevie Rallen, Stevie Rallen (credit only) 1987
CBS Summer Playhouse Cheryl 1987
Amen Lyndia Cummings 1986
Anna to the Infinite Power Ms. Benson (Schoolteacher) 1983
Will 1981
Great Performances Janine 1972

Producer Filmography

Teachers 2013
2012 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2011 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Won
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