Roxie Roker

Actor, Singer
Roxie Roker worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. She had an early role on the television special "Change at 125th Street" (1973-74). In the beginning of her career, Roker acted in ... Read more »
Born: 08/28/1929 in Miami, Florida, USA

Filmography

Actor (13)

Hangin' With Mr. Cooper 1991 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Different World 1991 - 1992 (Tv Show)

Actor

Penny Ante 1989 (Movie)

Mom (Actor)

The Day My Kid Went Punk 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Amazon Women on the Moon 1987 (Movie)

Female Republican (Actor)

The Jeffersons 1975 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

The Bermuda Triangle 1977 (Movie)

Radio Operator on (Actor)

Change at 125th Street 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

Actor

Cosmic Slop (TV Show)

Actor

Making of a Male Model (TV Show)

Actor

Roots (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Roxie Roker worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. She had an early role on the television special "Change at 125th Street" (1973-74). In the beginning of her career, Roker acted in films like "The Bermuda Triangle" (1978). She additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Billy: Portrait of a Street Kid" (1977-78) and "Making of a Male Model" (1983-84). Several more television roles followed in the eighties, including stints on "Murder, She Wrote" (1984-1996) and "A Different World" (1987-1993). She also appeared in the TV special "The Celebrity and the Arcade Kid" (1983-84). She also had a part in the TV miniseries "Roots" (). She also appeared as Mom in "Penny Ante" (1990). She held additional roles in television including a part on "Hangin' With Mr. Cooper" (1992-97). Roker last appeared in "The Day My Kid Went Punk" (1987-88). Roker was married to Sy Kravitz and had one son, Lenny Kravitz. Roxie Roker passed away in December 1995 at the age of 66.

Relationships

Albert Roker

Father

Sy Kravitz

Husband
Jewish Caucasian divorced

Zoe Kravitz Actor

Grandchild
Mother, Lisa Bonet father, Lenny Kravitz

Lenny Kravitz Actor

Son

Lenny Kravitz

Son

EDUCATION

Howard University

Washington , Washington D.C.

Milestones

1974

Appeared in the Broadway production of "The River Niger"

1967

Hosted "Inside Bedford-Stuyvesant"

Was cast member of TV sitcom "The Jeffersons" (CBS)

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