Gloria Foster

Actress
The late distinguished actress Gloria Foster studied at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, making her earliest professional appearances with the University of Chicago County Theater. In 1963 Foster was awarded the ... Read more »
Born: 11/14/1933 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (23)

The Matrix Reloaded 2003 (Movie)

The Oracle (Actor)

Christianity: The Second Millennium 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Narrator

Soul Food 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Matrix 1999 (Movie)

Oracle (Actor)

Law & Order 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 49th Annual Tony Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

City of Hope 1991 (Movie)

Jeanette (Actor)

Bill Cosby Salutes Alvin Ailey 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Leonard Part 6 1987 (Movie)

Medusa (Actor)

The Cosby Show 1987 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Atlanta Child Murders 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

Top Secret 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Man and Boy 1972 (Movie)

Ivy Revers (Actor)

The Angel Levine 1970 (Movie)

Sally (Actor)

The Comedians 1967 (Movie)

Madame Philipot (Actor)

Nothing But a Man 1964 (Movie)

Lee (Actor)

The Cool World 1964 (Movie)

Mrs Custis (Actor)

A History of God (TV Show)

Voice

Percy and Thunder (TV Show)

Actor

Separate But Equal (TV Show)

Actor

The File on Jill Hatch (TV Show)

Actor

The House of Dies Drear (TV Show)

Actor

To All My Friends on Shore (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

The late distinguished actress Gloria Foster studied at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, making her earliest professional appearances with the University of Chicago County Theater. In 1963 Foster was awarded the prestigious Obie Award for her powerful performance in "In White America" . The following year, she was honored with a Theatre World Award. She was last seen on Broadway in the award-winning "Having Our Say" (1995).

Foster's feature film debut was in 1963's Cool World, and her feature credits include "The Comedians" (1967), "Man and Boy" (1972), "City of Hope" (1991), "The Matrix" (1999) and its sequel "The Matrix Reloaded" (2003). Foster died during the filming of "The Matrix Reloaded."

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