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Margaret Avery

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Margaret Avery (born January 20, 1944) is an American actress and singer. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance as Shug in The Color Purple (1985). Description above from the Wikipedia article Margaret Avery, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 20, 1944 In Mangum, Oklahoma, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Waitin' to Live
Latest Project:
Movie Proud Mary 2018-01-12
Known For
Poster of Second to Die
Poster of Riverbend
Poster of The Color Purple
Poster of Waitin' to Live
Movie Waitin' to Live Pearline Loggins 2020
Movie Proud Mary Mina 2018-01-12
Series Being Mary Jane Helen Patterson 2014-01-07
Movie Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins Mamma Jenkins 2008-02-08
Movie Carver 2008-03-04
Movie Meet the Browns Sarah Brown 2008-03-21
Series Bones Unknown 2005-09-13
Movie The Collingswood Story Helen Patterson 2002-01-01
Movie Second to Die Insurance Agent 2002-09-27
Series 413 Hope St. 1997-09-11
Movie White Man's Burden Megan Thomas 1995-12-01
Movie Ghost in the Shell Martha Scruse 1995-11-18
Movie Night Trap Miss Sadie 1993-05-01
Movie Lightning in a Bottle Dr. Sierheed 1993-01-07
Series The Jacksons: An American Dream 1992-11-15
Movie Heat Wave Roxie Turpin 1990-08-13
Movie The Return of Superfly Francine 1990-11-09
Movie Riverbend Bell Coleman 1989-05-01
Movie Blueberry Hill Hattie Cale 1988-12-02
Movie The Color Purple Shug Avery 1985-12-18
Movie For Us, the Living: The Story of Medgar Evers Dottie 1982-01-01
Movie The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh Toby Millman 1979-11-06
Movie Which Way Is Up? Annie Mae 1977-11-04
Movie Scott Joplin Belle Joplin 1977-12-30
Movie An Eye for an Eye 1973-09-28
Movie Magnum Force Prostitute 1973-12-23
Movie Hell Up In Harlem Sister Jennifer 1973-12-01
Movie Cool Breeze Lark 1972-03-29
Movie Terror at Red Wolf Inn Edwina 1972-01-01
Movie Something Evil Irene 1972-01-21
Movie Curtain Up Mary 1952-03-12
Movie A Boy, a Girl and a Bike Ginger 1949-05-23