Diana King

Diana King worked on a variety of projects during her entertainment career. Early on, King mostly landed roles in various films, including "A Farewell to Arms" (1957), "Die! Die! My Darling!" (1965) with Tallulah ... Read more »
Born: 08/02/1918

Filmography

Actor (10)

The 1998 Essence Awards 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Performer

The 10th Essence Awards 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Performer

Love Song 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

A Married Man 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Actor

Pink Floyd The Wall 1982 (Movie)

Wedding Witness (Actor)

The Wildcats of St. Trinian's 1979 (Movie)

Miss Mactavish (Actor)

Electric Eskimo 1978 (Movie)

Aunt Agatha (Actor)

Die! Die! My Darling! 1965 (Movie)

Woman Shopper (Actor)

A Farewell to Arms 1957 (Movie)

Hospital Receptionist (Actor)

Father, Dear Father (TV Show)

Actor
Music (4)

How Stella Got Her Groove Back 1998 (Movie)

(Song)

My Best Friend's Wedding 1997 (Movie)

("I Say a Little Prayer") (Song Performer)

When We Were Kings 1996 (Movie)

("When We Were Kings") (Song Performer)

Cool Runnings 1993 (Movie)

("Stir It Up") (Song Performer)

Biography

Diana King worked on a variety of projects during her entertainment career. Early on, King mostly landed roles in various films, including "A Farewell to Arms" (1957), "Die! Die! My Darling!" (1965) with Tallulah Bankhead and "Electric Eskimo" (1979). She also appeared in "The Wildcats of St. Trinian's" (1980). King worked in television around the start of her acting career with a role on "Father, Dear Father" (1977-78). She continued to act in productions like "Pink Floyd The Wall" (1982). She also landed a role in the miniseries "A Married Man" (1983-84). She also appeared in the TV special "Love Song" (PBS, 1986-87). King also created music for the Leon Robinson adventurous drama "Cool Runnings" (1993). King's music was most recently featured in "How Stella Got Her Groove Back" (1998) with Angela Bassett. King continued to exercise her talent in the nineties, taking on a mix of projects like "The 10th Essence Awards" (Fox, 1996-97), "When We Were Kings" with Muhammad Ali (1996) and the Julia Roberts and Dermot Mulroney blockbuster "My Best Friend's Wedding" (1997). Her credits also expanded to "The 1998 Essence Awards" (Fox, 1997-98).

Milestones

Known for such albums as "Tougher Than Love" and "Shy Guy"

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