Raye Dowell

Throughout her entertainment career as an accomplished actress, Raye Dowell graced the silver screen many times. Dowell began her acting career appearing mainly in films, such as the Tracy Camilla Johns comedy "She's ... Read more »
Born: 08/22/1961

Filmography

Actor (7)

Living Single 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

Boomerang 1992 (Movie)

Pretty Receptionist (Actor)

Malcolm X 1992 (Movie)

Sister Evelyn Williams (Actor)

Law & Order 1991 (Tv Show)

Actor

Mo' Better Blues 1990 (Movie)

Rita (Actor)

Slaves of New York 1989 (Movie)

Cheerleader (Actor)

She's Gotta Have It 1986 (Movie)

Opal Gilstrap (Actor)
Producer (3)

The Back Story: 12 Years A Slave 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Associate Producer

Hounddog 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Virgin 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)
Other (1)

Glitter 2001 (Movie)

assistant to Vondie Curtis Hall (Assistant)

Biography

Throughout her entertainment career as an accomplished actress, Raye Dowell graced the silver screen many times. Dowell began her acting career appearing mainly in films, such as the Tracy Camilla Johns comedy "She's Gotta Have It" (1986), "Slaves of New York" (1989) with Bernadette Peters and the dramatic comedy "Mo' Better Blues" (1990) with Denzel Washington. She worked in series television while getting her start in acting, including a part on "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010). She kept working in film throughout the nineties, starring in the comedy "Boomerang" (1992) with Eddie Murphy and "Malcolm X" (1992). She also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Living Single" (Fox, 1992-98). Most recently, Dowell appeared on "The Back Story: 12 Years A Slave" (BET, 2013-14).

Relationships

Forest Whitaker Actor

Companion
No longer together

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