Pam Grier

Pam Grier

🐣 May 26 1949 (age 70)
📍 Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
14 movies 6 shows

Biography

Pamela Suzette "Pam" Grier (born May 26, 1949) is an American actress. She became famous in the early 1970s, after starring in a string of moderately successful women in prison and blaxploitation films such as 1974's Foxy Brown. Her career was revitalized in 1997 after her appearance in Quentin Tarantino's film Jackie Brown. She received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. She has also been nominated for a SAG as well as a Satellite Award for her performance in the iconic film Jackie Brown. She received an Emmy Award nomination for her work in an Animated Program Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child. Rotten Tomatoes has ranked her as the second Greatest Female Action Heroine in film history. Director Quentin Tarantino remarked that she may have been cinema's first female action star. Description above from the Wikipedia article Pam Grier, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Known for

Filmography

2019 Poms
Olive
2018 This Is Us (1 episodes)
Joyce
2012 The Man with the Iron Fists
Jane
2011 Larry Crowne
Frances
2010 Just Wright
Janice Wright
2002 - 2003 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2 episodes)
2002 The Adventures of Pluto Nash
Flura Nash
2001 Ghosts of Mars
Commander Helena Braddock
1999 Jawbreaker
Detective Vera Cruz
1997 Jackie Brown
Jackie Brown
1996 Mars Attacks!
Louise Williams
1996 Escape from L.A.
Hershe Las Palamas
1994 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1 episodes)
Janice
1985 - 1992 Miami Vice (2 episodes)
1991 Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
Ms. Wardroe
1988 Above the Law
Delores 'Jacks' Jackson
1980 The Love Boat (1 episodes)
Cynthia Wilbur
1973 Coffy
"Coffy" Coffin
1970 Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Fourth Woman (as Pamela Grier)