Person Details

Birthday: 1950-04-17 15:44:48

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Chicago - Illinois - USA

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Movie Involvements: 23

TV Involvements: 21


Most Famous Work

Biography

Laverne Scott Caldwell (born April 17, 1950) is an American actress known for her role as Rose on Lost. Caldwell, who earned a degree in Theater Arts and Communications from Loyola University Chicago, has an extensive background in feature films, television and theater. Her film credits include Mystery Alaska, Waiting to Exhale, The Net, The Fugitive, Dutch and Without a Trace. Caldwell had recurring roles on Judging Amy, and has guest-starred in JAG, Chicago Hope, City of Angels and Promised Land, all on CBS. Her additional television credits include The Practice, The Division, Any Day Now, Murder One, The Pretender, Grace Under Fire, Melrose Place, Lois and Clark, ER, Nip/Tuck, L.A. Law, Ghost Whisperer, Cold Case, Saving Grace, State of Mind, and The Cosby Show. On Broadway, Caldwell won a 1988 Tony Award for her role in Joe Turner's Come and Gone. Her other Broadway credits include Proposals, A Month of Sundays and Home. She has also appeared off Broadway in About Heaven & Earth, Colored People's Time, Old Phantoms, A Season to Unravel, and The Imprisonment of Obatala. Her most recent appearances have been in the television series Southland and The Secret Life of the American Teenager, and films Powder Blue, Like Dandelion Dust, and Gridiron Gang. Caldwell recently appeared on Lost in a recurring capacity. According to the Season 2 DVD featurettes, her husband was going through health problems during the shooting of the first season. Her husband's story inspired her character's story in her focused episode, S.O.S. Description above from the Wikipedia article L. Scott Caldwell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Most Famous Work

Lucifer
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9

Lucifer

(2016) Lilith
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
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8
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
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8

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

(2000) Nora Parkes
Lost
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8

Lost

(2004) Rose Nadler
One of Us Is Lying
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7

One of Us Is Lying

(2021) Nonny
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
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8
Ghost Whisperer
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8

Ghost Whisperer

(2005) Liz Nelson
JAG
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7

JAG

(1995) Mrs. Flora Springs

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Nonny
Dolores
2020 Nanda
2018 Nana Ruth
Renee
2017 Alfie Davis
Michelle Jacobs
2016 Lilith
Belinda Gibson
2015 Waters' Mother
Evelyn
Herself
2014 Jasmine
2013 Laverne Holt
2011 Miss Esther
2009 Nurse Gomez
Enid Adams
2007 Dee Reynolds
2006 N/A
Bobbi Porter
2005 Liz Nelson
2004 Det. Sheila Monroe
Rose Nadler
2003 Alice Stallworth
N/A
N/A
2002 Anna Washington
N/A
2001 N/A
2000 Nora Parkes
1999 Judge McGibbons
Jo Anderson
Tanya Miller
Ester
1998 N/A
1997 N/A
1996 Gwen Porter
1995 Det. Lou Shannon
Bernadine's Lawyer
Cerises
Mrs. Flora Springs
N/A
Hattie Parsons
Public Defender
Cora
1994 Dr. Rabb
N/A
1993 N/A
Poole
Devlin
Mrs. Linson
1992 N/A
1991 Doctor
Homeless Woman
Sandy Wilkes
1990 Barbara Richards
1989 N/A
1988 Althea Watkins
1987 N/A
Selma Binion
1986 N/A
1984 N/A
Gloria Tessel
1983 Janet Smith
N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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