Person Details

Birthday: 1949-05-26 21:59:22

Aliases: Pam Greer , Pamela Grier

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

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Movie Involvements: 62

TV Involvements: 3


Most Famous Work

Biography

Pamela Suzette "Pam" Grier (born May 26, 1949) is an American actress. She became famous in the early 1970s, after starring in a string of moderately successful women in prison and blaxploitation films such as 1974's Foxy Brown. Her career was revitalized in 1997 after her appearance in Quentin Tarantino's film Jackie Brown. She received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. She has also been nominated for a SAG as well as a Satellite Award for her performance in the iconic film Jackie Brown. She received an Emmy Award nomination for her work in an Animated Program Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child. Rotten Tomatoes has ranked her as the second Greatest Female Action Heroine in film history. Director Quentin Tarantino remarked that she may have been cinema's first female action star. Description above from the Wikipedia article Pam Grier, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Smallville
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8

Smallville

(2001) Amanda Waller
Escape from L.A.
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6

Escape from L.A.

(1996) Hershe Las Palamas
Ghosts of Mars
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5

Ghosts of Mars

(2001) Commander Helena Braddock
The L Word
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7

The L Word

(2004) Kit Porter
Above the Law
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6

Above the Law

(1988) Delores 'Jacks' Jackson
The Man with the Iron Fists
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5
Jackie Brown
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7

Jackie Brown

(1997) Jackie Brown
Class of 1999
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6

Class of 1999

(1990) Ms. Connors

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Self
2019 Mary
Olive
Constance
2017 Lily
Coralee
2016 Herself (Archival Footage)
Grandma
2015 Carla
2013 Herself (archive footage)
2012 Herself
Jane
Detective Barrick
2011 Herself - Actress
Frances
James Womack
2010 Herself
Janice Wright
Zelda
2009 N/A
2008 N/A
2005 Mrs. Cooper
2004 Kit Porter
2003 Herself (archive footage)
Herself
Linda Fox
Claire Washburn
2002 Herself
Flura Nash
Herself
2001 Suzette Lermontant
Pearl
Amanda Waller
Commander Helena Braddock
N/A
George
Herself
2000 Detective Della Wilder
Susan Mendenhall
Tina
1999 Diane
N/A
Carol
Det. Angela Wilson
N/A
Detective Vera Cruz
1998 Mrs. Quincy
N/A
Eleanor Braithwaite Winthrop
Narrator (voice)
1997 N/A
Annabelle Lee
Jackie Brown
N/A
Herself (archive footage)
1996 Louise Williams
Hershe Las Palamas
Laurie Thompson
N/A
N/A
1995 N/A
Capt. Maggie Davis
N/A
1993 N/A
N/A
Phoebe
1992 N/A
1991 Ms. Wardroe
1990 Janice
Ms. Connors
1989 Ruth Butler
1988 Delores 'Jacks' Jackson
1987 Sgt. McLeesh
1986 N/A
Cara
Hunter
1985 Cathryn Bolan
Alexandra 'Alie' Horn
1984 N/A
N/A
1983 Myra
Dust Witch
1981 Charlotte
1979 N/A
Francey
1977 Cynthia Wilbur
Mary Jones
Sandra
1976 Regine
1975 Friday Foster
Aretha
Sheba Shayne
1974 Foxy Brown
Mamawi
1973 Lisa Fortier
"Coffy" Coffin
Lee Daniels
1972 Gozelda (as Pamela Grier)
Blossom
Ayesa, the Panther Woman
Mona (as Pamela Grier)
1971 Alabama
Grear
1970 Fourth Woman (as Pamela Grier)
N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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