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Whoopi Goldberg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Whoopi Goldberg (born Caryn Elaine Johnson, November 13, 1955) is an American comedian, actress, singer-songwriter, political activist, and talk show host. Goldberg made her film debut in The Color Purple (1985) playing Celie, a mistreated black woman in the Deep South. She received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her first Golden Globe Award for her role in the film. In 1990, she starred as Oda Mae Brown, a psychic helping a slain man (Patrick Swayze) find his killer in the blockbuster film Ghost. This performance won her a second Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Notable later films include Sister Act and Sister Act 2, The Lion King, Made in America, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Girl, Interrupted and Rat Race. She is also acclaimed for her roles as the bartender Guinan in Star Trek: The Next Generation and as Terry Dolittle in Jumpin' Jack Flash. Her latest role is the voice of Stretch in Toy Story 3. Goldberg has been nominated for 13 Emmy Awards for her work in television. She was co-producer of the popular game show Hollywood Squares from 1998 to 2004. She has been the moderator of the daytime talk show The View since 2007. Goldberg has a Grammy, two Emmys, two Golden Globes, a Tony, and an Oscar. In addition, Goldberg has a British Academy Film Award, four People's Choice Awards and has been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is one of the few entertainers who have won an Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Award. Description above from the Wikipedia article Whoopi Goldberg, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 13, 1955 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
189
First Appeared:
In the movie Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes
Latest Project:
Movie The Gospel According to André 2018-03-18
Known For
Poster of The Whoopi Goldberg Show
Poster of Van Der Vorst Ziet Sterren
Poster of So Notorious
Poster of Pee-wee's Playhouse
Filmography
Movie Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Mother goose big book of Rhymes Mother Goose 2019
Movie The Gospel According to André Self 2018-03-18
Series Foxbusters Unknown 2018
Series Hanna-Barbera's 50th: A Yabba Dabba Doo Celebration Unknown 2018
Series Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown 2018
Series Rabbit Ears Productions Unknown 2018
Series Celebrity Dish Unknown 2018
Series The Whoopi Goldberg Show Unknown 2017
Movie Black Dog, Red Dog Calliope 2017-04-05
Movie A Very Sordid Wedding Abernatha Coleman 2017-03-10
Movie Gilbert Herself 2017-04-20
Movie Yamasong: March of the Hollows Yari 2017-09-10
Movie 9/11 Metzie 2017-09-07
Movie El Problema con Apu Herself 2017-11-19
Movie 50 Years of Star Trek herself 2016-08-14
Movie Floyd Norman: An Animated Life Herself 2016-02-05
Movie X-Rated 2: The Greatest Adult Stars of All-Time Herself 2016-10-28
Movie The Beatles: Eight days a week 2016-09-15
Movie Misery Loves Comedy Herself 2015-01-23
Movie Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic Herself 2015-02-03
Movie The Magic of the Diary of Anne Frank herself 2015-04-29
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... Herself - Interviewee 2014-02-02
Movie Demasiado tarde para perdonar Viola 2014-04-19
Series The 7D The Magic Mirror (voice) 2014-07-07
Movie Top cinco Herself 2014-12-12
Movie Soltera a los 40 Fleeta Mullins 2014-10-09
Movie Ninja Turtles Bernadette Thompson 2014-08-07
Movie The Contradictions of Fair Hope Narrator 2013-01-01
Movie Miracle Rising: South Africa Herself 2013-02-09
Movie Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley Herself 2013-04-20
Movie Blackfish Herself 2013-06-07
Movie Why We Laugh: Funny Women Herself 2013-03-21
Movie Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale 2013-12-11
Movie The Little Engine That Could 2011-03-22
Movie Un pedacito de cielo God 2011-02-03
Movie Los Muppets Herself 2011-11-22
Movie Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Narrator (voice) 2011-10-21
Movie See You in September Lindsay's Therapist (uncredited) 2010-01-01
Movie Teenage Paparazzo Herself 2010-01-22
Movie For Colored Girls Alice / White 2010-11-05
Movie Toy Story 3 Stretch the Octopus (voice) 2010-06-16
Movie The Black List: Volume Three Herself 2010-02-08
Series Van Der Vorst Ziet Sterren Unknown 2009-01-16
Movie Madea Goes to Jail Whoopi 2009-02-16
Movie Kambakkht Ishq Herself 2009-07-03
Series The Justin Lee Collins Show Unknown 2009-03-19
Movie The Captain's Summit Herself 2009-04-12
Movie Snow Buddies: Cachorros en la nieve Miss Mittens (voice) 2008-02-05
Movie Descendants Red Flower (voice) 2008-06-30
Movie Los Teleñecos en Navidad: cartas a Santa Claus Taxi Driver 2008-12-17
Movie Meerkat Manor: The Story Begins Narrator 2008-06-03
Movie Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens Herself 2007-01-03
Movie If I Had Known I Was a Genius Mom 2007-01-23
Movie Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Herself 2007-12-04
Series So Notorious Unknown 2006-04-02
Movie Doogal Ermintrude 2006-02-24
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie El héroe de todos Darlin' (voice) 2006-09-15
Movie Movida en el Polo Helen (voice) 2006-12-01
Movie Homie Spumoni 2006-09-08
Series Rockefeller Plaza Unknown 2006-10-11
Movie The Aristocrats Herself 2005-01-01
Movie Héroe a rayas Franny (voice) 2005-01-06
Series Hell's Kitchen Unknown 2005-05-30
Movie Whoopi Goldberg: Back to Broadway Herself / Fontaine / Lurleen / Crippled Lady 2005-04-09
Series Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Unknown 2005-08-03
Series Todo el mundo odia a Chris Unknown 2005-09-22
Series Whoopi's Littleburg 2004-01-18
Movie P3K: Pinocho 3000 Cyberina (voice) 2004-05-14
Movie El rey león 3: Hakuna Matata Shenzi (voice) 2004-02-06
Movie Unos peques geniales 2 Superbabies Whoopi Goldberg 2004-08-27
Movie Jiminy Glick in Lalawood Herself 2004-09-18
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Movie Las buenas relaciones Mabel Spader 2003-01-22
Movie Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives Narrator (voice) 2003-02-10
Movie Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet!! Herself 2003-01-01
Series Whoopi Mavis Rae 2003-09-09
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Movie Declaration of Independence Herself 2003-06-10
Movie Blizzard: el reno mágico Blizzard (voice) 2003-05-15
Movie Pauly Shore Is Dead Whoopi Goldberg 2003-03-11
Series Liberty's Kids 2002-09-02
Movie Los Teleñecos en Navidad Daniel's 'Boss' 2002-11-29
Movie Mi querida Madeline Miss Clavel (voice) 2002-11-11
Movie Star Trek X: Némesis Guinan 2002-12-13
Movie Golden Dreams Califia, the Queen of California 2001-02-08
Movie Corazon al descubierto Terry Harrison 2001-01-22
Movie Monkeybone Death 2001-02-23
Movie Llámame Santa Claus Lucy Cullins 2001-12-03
Series Ley y orden: Acción criminal Unknown 2001-09-30
Movie Kingdom Come Raynelle Slocumb 2001-04-11
Movie Tramposos en Hollywood Woman at Funeral (uncredited) 2001-09-28
Movie Ratas a la carrera Vera Baker 2001-08-17
Movie Las aventuras de Rocky y Bullwinkle Judge Cameo 2000-06-30
Series Doctoras de Filadelfia Unknown 2000-07-23
Movie More Dogs Than Bones Cléo 2000-07-14
Movie Alegria Baby Clown 1999-01-10
Movie Get Bruce! Herself 1999-01-01
Movie Inocencia interrumpida Valerie Owens 1999-12-21
Movie Our Friend, Martin Mrs. Peck (voice) 1999-01-12
Movie Alicia en el País de las Maravillas Cheshire Cat 1999-02-28
Series La leyenda mágica de los Leprechauns The Grand Banshee 1999-11-07
Movie Whoopi Goldberg Presents Billy Connolly Herself 1999-09-10
Movie Jackie's Back! Nurse Ethyl Washington Rue Owens (Jackie's Sister) 1999-06-14
Movie En lo profundo del océano Candy Bliss 1999-03-12
Movie ¡Arde Hollywood! Whoopi Goldberg 1998-02-20
Series Celebrity Deathmatch Unknown 1998-05-14
Movie Jackie Chan: Mi Historia Herself 1998-07-17
Movie Desmadre en Camelot Dr. Vivien Morgan 1998-11-08
Movie Rudolph, el reno de la nariz roja Stormella (voice) 1998-10-16
Movie Rugrats: La película - Aventuras en pañales Ranger Margaret (voice) 1998-11-20
Movie Cómo Stella recuperó la marcha Delilah Abraham 1998-08-14
Movie In the Gloaming Nurse Myrna 1997-04-20
Movie A Christmas Carol Spirit of Christmas Present 1997-01-01
Movie Destination Anywhere Cabbie 1997-06-16
Series The View 1997-08-11
Movie Cenicienta Queen Constantina 1997-11-02
Movie In & Out (Dentro o fuera) Whoopi Goldberg (uncredited) 1997-09-10
Movie Pitch Herself 1997-09-04
Movie The Sunshine Boys Nurse 1996-02-15
Movie El celuloide oculto Herself 1996-01-30
Series Muppets Tonight Unknown 1996-03-08
Movie Fantasmas del pasado Myrlie Evers 1996-12-20
Movie Cómo triunfar en Wall Street Laurel Ayres 1996-10-25
Movie Eddie Edwina 'Eddie' Franklin 1996-05-31
Movie Bogus Harriet Franklin 1996-09-06
Movie El club de los vampiros Hospital Patient (uncredited) 1996-08-16
Movie Sólo ellas... los chicos a un lado Jane Deluca 1995-02-03
Movie Mujeres bajo la luna Sylvie Morrow 1995-09-29
Movie The Rolling Stones: Voodoo Lounge Herself 1995-12-05
Movie Dino Rex Katie Coltrane 1995-12-14
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie But... Seriously 1994-03-25
Movie Liberation Narrator 1994-01-01
Movie El rey león Shenzi the Hyena (voice) 1994-06-23
Movie Star Trek VII: La próxima generación Guinan 1994-11-17
Movie El guardián de las palabras Fantasy (voice) 1994-11-23
Movie Una pandilla de pillos Buckwheat's Mom 1994-08-05
Series The Magic School Bus 1994-09-10
Movie Corina, Corina Corrina Washington 1994-08-12
Movie Con el arma a punto Billy York 1993-02-04
Movie Made in America Sarah Mathews 1993-05-27
Movie Sister Act 2: De vuelta al convento Deloris Van Cartier 1993-12-09
Movie Desnudo en Nueva York Tragedy Mask on Theater Wall 1993-11-10
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series La niñera Unknown 1993-11-03
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie El juego de Hollywood Detective Susan Avery 1992-04-03
Movie Sister Act (Una monja de cuidado) Deloris Van Cartier/Sister Mary Clarence 1992-05-28
Movie Sarafina! Mary Masembuko 1992-09-18
Movie Escándalo en el plató Rose Schwartz 1991-05-31
Movie Star Trek 25th Anniversary Special Herself 1991-09-28
Movie House Party 2 Professor 1991-10-23
Series Bagdad Cafe 1990-03-30
Series Captain Planet and the Planeteers 1990-09-15
Movie Ghost (Más allá del amor) Oda Mae Brown 1990-07-12
Movie El largo camino a casa Odessa Cotter 1990-12-21
Movie Kiss Shot Sarah Collins 1989-04-11
Series Historias de la cripta Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie Hanna-Barbera's 50th Herself 1989-07-17
Movie Beverly Hills Brats Whoopi Goldberg 1989-10-06
Movie Homer y Eddie Eddie Cervi 1989-08-17
Movie Fontaine...Why Am I Straight? Fontaine 1988-08-06
Movie El teléfono Vashti Blue 1988-01-22
Series Whose Line Is It Anyway? Unknown 1988-09-23
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special 1988-12-25
Movie El desafío de una mujer Clara Mayfield 1988-10-07
Movie La ratera Bernice 'Bernie' Rhodenbarr 1987-03-20
Movie Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Herself 1987-05-18
Series Star Trek: La nueva generación Guinan 1987-09-28
Movie Belleza mortal Rita Rizzoli 1987-10-30
Series Showtime at the Apollo 1987-09-12
Movie Cómo se hizo el Capitán EO Herself - Host 1986-09-12
Series Pee-wee's Playhouse Unknown 1986-09-13
Movie Jumpin' Jack Flash Terry Dolittle 1986-10-09
Movie Whoopi Goldberg: Direct from Broadway Herself 1985-01-01
Movie El color púrpura Celie 1985-12-18
Series Television Parts Unknown 1985-03-07
Series Luz de luna Unknown 1985-03-03
Series Muppet Babies Unknown 1984-11-05
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Citizen 1982-01-01
Series Wetten, dass..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Series Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Whoopi Goldberg 1953-03-18