Ruby Dee
Date of Birth
Oct 27, 1922
Birth Place:
Cleveland, OH

Worked With

Year Name Title
2013 Angela Bassett Betty & Coretta
2012 Allison Janney A Thousand Words
2012 Eddie Murphy A Thousand Words
2011 Giancarlo Esposito Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey With Mumia Abu-Jamal
2011 Peter Coyote Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey With Mumia Abu-Jamal
2011 Marge Champion Sing Your Song
2011 Petula Clark Sing Your Song
2011 Marlon Brando Sing Your Song
2011 Diahann Carroll Sing Your Song
2011 Merv Griffin Sing Your Song
2011 Whoopi Goldberg Sing Your Song
2011 Joan Fontaine Sing Your Song
2011 Dorothy Dandridge Sing Your Song
2011 Sammy Davis, Jr. Sing Your Song
2011 Quincy Jones Sing Your Song
2011 Paul Newman Sing Your Song
2011 Charlton Heston Sing Your Song
2011 Sidney Poitier Sing Your Song
2011 Ed Sullivan Sing Your Song
2011 Anthony Perkins Sing Your Song
2011 Steve Allen Sing Your Song
2011 Harry Belafonte Sing Your Song
2011 Dinah Shore Sing Your Song
2011 Shelley Winters Sing Your Song
2011 Paul Robeson Sing Your Song
2010 Bill Cosby For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Alfre Woodard For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Kris Kristofferson For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Courtney B. Vance For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Isaac Hayes For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Alan Rickman For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Delroy Lindo For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Ice-T For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Harold Perrineau, Jr. For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Cliff Robertson For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Michael Clarke Duncan For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Robert Townsend For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Ossie Davis For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Mel Gibson For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Ron Silver For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Robert Duvall For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Chris Cooper For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Charles S. Dutton For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 LeVar Burton For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Roscoe Lee Browne For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 John Goodman For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Louis Gossett, Jr. For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 James Garner For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Danny Glover For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Donald Sutherland For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Angela Bassett For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Jonathan Pryce For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Susan Sarandon For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Tom Berenger For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Barry Corbin For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 John Amos For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2010 Halle Berry For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
2009 Rosie O'Donnell America
2008 Ally Sheedy Steam
2007 Cuba Gooding, Jr. American Gangster
2007 Russell Crowe American Gangster
2007 Carla Gugino American Gangster
2007 Clarence Williams III American Gangster
2007 Denzel Washington American Gangster
2007 Jon Polito American Gangster
2007 Joe Morton American Gangster
2007 Ted Levine American Gangster
2007 Josh Brolin American Gangster
2007 Armand Assante American Gangster
2006 Lonette McKee Dream Street
2005 Halle Berry Oprah Winfrey Presents: Their Eyes Were Watching God
2005 Terrence Howard Oprah Winfrey Presents: Their Eyes Were Watching God
2005 Julie Harris The Way Back Home
2003 Beah Richards Beah: A Black Woman Speaks
2003 Ossie Davis Beah: A Black Woman Speaks
2002 Ossie Davis Counting On Democracy
2002 Ossie Davis Hughes' Dream Harlem
2002 Oprah Winfrey Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Alfre Woodard Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Vanessa Williams Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Ossie Davis Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Courtney B. Vance Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Angela Bassett Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Samuel L. Jackson Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 CCH Pounder Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Don Cheadle Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Whoopi Goldberg Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Robert Guillaume Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2002 Roscoe Lee Browne Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
2001 Jennifer Beals The Feast of All Saints
2001 Pam Grier The Feast of All Saints
2001 Eartha Kitt The Feast of All Saints
2001 James Earl Jones The Feast of All Saints
2001 Ben Vereen The Feast of All Saints
2001 Forest Whitaker The Feast of All Saints
2001 Peter Gallagher The Feast of All Saints
2001 Ossie Davis The Feast of All Saints
2000 Ossie Davis Finding Buck McHenry
2000 Ossie Davis Harlem
2000 Peter Falk A Storm in Summer
2000 Nastassja Kinski A Storm in Summer
2000 Andrew McCarthy A Storm in Summer
1999 Kim Cattrall Baby Geniuses
1999 Christopher Lloyd Baby Geniuses
1999 Peter MacNicol Baby Geniuses
1999 Dom DeLuise Baby Geniuses
1999 Kathleen Turner Baby Geniuses
1999 Mykelti Williamson Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First One Hundred Years
1999 Richard Roundtree Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First One Hundred Years
1999 Amy Madigan Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First One Hundred Years
1999 Lonette McKee Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First One Hundred Years
1999 Diahann Carroll Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First One Hundred Years
1999 Rip Torn Passing Glory
1999 Bill Erwin Passing Glory
1999 Andre Braugher Passing Glory
1999 Ossie Davis Touched By an Angel: The Christmas Gift
1998 Ossie Davis Christianity: The First Thousand Years [TV Documentary Series]
1998 Ossie Davis Christianity: The First Thousand Years, Vol. 1 - The Founding of a Faith
1998 Ossie Davis Christianity: The First Thousand Years, Vol. 2 - Church and Empire
1998 Ossie Davis Christianity: The First Thousand Years, Vol. 3 - The Glory of Byzantium
1998 Ossie Davis Christianity: The First Thousand Years, Vol. 4 - The Faith Conquers
1998 Edward James Olmos The Wall
1997 Amanda Plummer A Simple Wish
1997 Teri Garr A Simple Wish
1997 Kathleen Turner A Simple Wish
1997 Martin Short A Simple Wish
1996 Kate Nelligan Captive Heart: The James Mink Story
1996 Louis Gossett, Jr. Captive Heart: The James Mink Story
1996 Don Francks Captive Heart: The James Mink Story
1995 Daniel J. Travanti Just Cause
1995 Ned Beatty Just Cause
1995 Sean Connery Just Cause
1995 Kevin McCarthy Just Cause
1995 Scarlett Johansson Just Cause
1995 Lynne Thigpen Just Cause
1995 Kate Capshaw Just Cause
1995 Hope Lange Just Cause
1995 George Plimpton Just Cause
1995 Ed Harris Just Cause
1995 Chris Sarandon Just Cause
1995 Laurence Fishburne Just Cause
1995 Vondie Curtis-Hall Tuesday Morning Ride
1994 Rob Lowe The Stand
1994 Laura San Giacomo The Stand
1994 Molly Ringwald The Stand
1994 Jamey Sheridan The Stand
1994 Ray Walston The Stand
1994 Gary Sinise The Stand
1994 Miguel Ferrer The Stand
1994 Ossie Davis The Stand
1993 Holland Taylor Cop and a Half
1993 Burt Reynolds Cop and a Half
1993 Ray Sharkey Cop and a Half
1993 Ossie Davis The Ernest Green Story
1993 CCH Pounder The Ernest Green Story
1993 Robert Culp Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Four
1993 Vincent Price Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Four
1993 Henry Fonda Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Four
1993 Jack Lemmon Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Three
1993 Valerie Harper Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Three
1993 Fred Gwynne Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Three
1993 Willow Geer-Alsop Poetry Hall of Fame, Vol. Three
1992 Diahann Carroll Color Adjustment
1992 Sheldon Leonard Color Adjustment
1992 Esther Rolle Color Adjustment
1992 Norman Lear Color Adjustment
1992 Hal Kanter Color Adjustment
1992 LeVar Burton Reading Rainbow: Tar Beach
1991 Ossie Davis Hands upon the Heart
1991 Anthony Quinn Jungle Fever
1991 Tim Robbins Jungle Fever
1991 Spike Lee Jungle Fever
1991 John Turturro Jungle Fever
1991 Ossie Davis Jungle Fever
1991 Annabella Sciorra Jungle Fever
1991 Frank Vincent Jungle Fever
1991 Michael Imperioli Jungle Fever
1991 Queen Latifah Jungle Fever
1991 Wesley Snipes Jungle Fever
1991 Samuel L. Jackson Jungle Fever
1991 Brad Dourif Jungle Fever
1991 Halle Berry Jungle Fever
1991 Lonette McKee Jungle Fever
1990 Bruce Dern The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Robert DoQui The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Andre Braugher The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Paul Dooley The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Ken Swofford The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Noble Willingham The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Daniel Stern The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson
1990 Judith Ivey Decoration Day
1990 James Garner Decoration Day
1990 Laurence Fishburne Decoration Day
1990 Cameron Mitchell Whispers on the Wind
1990 LeVar Burton Whispers on the Wind
1990 Roger E. Mosley Zora Is My Name!
1990 Louis Gossett, Jr. Zora Is My Name!
1989 Giancarlo Esposito Do the Right Thing
1989 John Turturro Do the Right Thing
1989 Paul Benjamin Do the Right Thing
1989 Danny Aiello Do the Right Thing
1989 Frank Vincent Do the Right Thing
1989 Ossie Davis Do the Right Thing
1989 Rosie Perez Do the Right Thing
1989 Spike Lee Do the Right Thing
1989 John Savage Do the Right Thing
1989 Samuel L. Jackson Do the Right Thing
1989 Martin Lawrence Do the Right Thing
1989 Kevin J. O'Connor Love at Large
1989 Annette O'Toole Love at Large
1989 Elizabeth Perkins Love at Large
1989 Neil Young Love at Large
1989 Anne Archer Love at Large
1989 Tom Berenger Love at Large
1989 Kate Capshaw Love at Large
1989 Ted Levine Love at Large
1989 Ann Magnuson Love at Large
1989 Ossie Davis Making 'Do the Right Thing'
1989 Danny Aiello Making 'Do the Right Thing'
1989 Giancarlo Esposito Making 'Do the Right Thing'
1989 John Turturro Making 'Do the Right Thing'
1988 Tom Mason Gore Vidal's Lincoln
1988 Cleavon Little Gore Vidal's Lincoln
1988 Mary Tyler Moore Gore Vidal's Lincoln
1988 Richard Mulligan Gore Vidal's Lincoln
1988 John Houseman Gore Vidal's Lincoln
1988 Sam Waterston Gore Vidal's Lincoln
1988 Susan Tyrrell Windmills of the Gods
1988 Robert Wagner Windmills of the Gods
1988 Michael Moriarty Windmills of the Gods
1988 Franco Nero Windmills of the Gods
1988 Jean-Pierre Aumont Windmills of the Gods
1988 Ian McKellen Windmills of the Gods
1988 Betsy Palmer Windmills of the Gods
1985 Morgan Freeman The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Paul Benjamin The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Martin Sheen The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Noble Willingham The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Rip Torn The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 James Earl Jones The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Andrew Robinson The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Bill Paxton The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 CCH Pounder The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Jason Robards, Jr. The Atlanta Child Murders
1985 Lynne Moody The Atlanta Child Murders
1984 Ossie Davis Bill Moyers' Walk Through the 20th Century: The Second American Revolution
1984 Rosalind Cash Go Tell It on the Mountain
1984 CCH Pounder Go Tell It on the Mountain
1984 Ving Rhames Go Tell It on the Mountain
1984 Alfre Woodard Go Tell It on the Mountain
1984 Paul Winfield Go Tell It on the Mountain
1984 LeVar Burton Reading Rainbow: Simon's Book
1982 Malcolm McDowell Cat People
1982 Ed Begley, Jr. Cat People
1982 Ray Wise Cat People
1982 Nastassja Kinski Cat People
1982 Annette O'Toole Cat People
1982 John Heard Cat People
1982 John Larroquette Cat People
1981 Claudia McNeil To Be Young, Gifted & Black
1981 Roy Scheider To Be Young, Gifted & Black
1981 Al Freeman, Jr. To Be Young, Gifted & Black
1981 Barbara Barrie To Be Young, Gifted & Black
1981 Blythe Danner To Be Young, Gifted & Black
1980 Ossie Davis All God's Children
1980 Richard Widmark All God's Children
1980 Mariclare Costello All God's Children
1980 Ken Swofford All God's Children
1980 Ned Beatty All God's Children
1979 Paul Benjamin I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
1979 Esther Rolle I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
1979 Roger E. Mosley I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
1979 Madge Sinclair I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
1979 Diahann Carroll I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
1979 Olivia de Havilland Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Norman Fell Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Logan Ramsey Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Johnny Sekka Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Henry Fonda Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Howard E. Rollins, Jr. Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Claudia McNeil Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Dina Merrill Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Paul Koslo Roots: The Next Generations
1979 James Earl Jones Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Kene Holliday Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Gerald O'Loughlin Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Beah Richards Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Roger E. Mosley Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Lynne Moody Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Brock Peters Roots: The Next Generations
1979 James Daly Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Richard Thomas Roots: The Next Generations
1979 John Rubinstein Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Michael Constantine Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Robert Culp Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Ossie Davis Roots: The Next Generations
1979 George Voskovec Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Paul Winfield Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Irene Cara Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Georg Stanford Brown Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Bernie Casey Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Pam Grier Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Al Freeman, Jr. Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Dorian Harewood Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Andy Griffith Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Marlon Brando Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Diahann Carroll Roots: The Next Generations
1979 James Broderick Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Debbie Allen Roots: The Next Generations
1979 Barbara Barrie Roots: The Next Generations
1978 Ossie Davis Drama: Play, Performance, Perception [Video Series]
1978 José Ferrer Drama: Play, Performance, Perception [Video Series]
1978 Julie Harris Drama: Play, Performance, Perception [Video Series]
1976 Ossie Davis Countdown at Kusini
1974 Ramon Bieri It's Good to Be Alive
1974 Louis Gossett, Jr. It's Good to Be Alive
1974 Paul Winfield It's Good to Be Alive
1972 Claudia McNeil Black Girl
1972 Brock Peters Black Girl
1972 Clarence Muse Buck and the Preacher
1972 Ken Maynard Buck and the Preacher
1972 Sidney Poitier Buck and the Preacher
1972 Cameron Mitchell Buck and the Preacher
1972 James McEachin Buck and the Preacher
1972 Harry Belafonte Buck and the Preacher
1970 Paul Winfield King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Clarence Williams III King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Ben Gazzara King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 James Earl Jones King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Harry Belafonte King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Burt Lancaster King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Charlton Heston King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Paul Newman King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Sidney Poitier King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Joanne Woodward King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
1970 Moses Gunn The Sheriff
1970 Anthony Zerbe The Sheriff
1970 Ossie Davis The Sheriff
1970 Ross Martin The Sheriff
1970 John Marley The Sheriff
1969 Hari (Harry) Rhodes Deadlock
1969 Aldo Ray Deadlock
1969 Fred Williamson Deadlock
1969 Dana Elcar Deadlock
1969 James McEachin Deadlock
1969 Leslie Nielsen Deadlock
1968 James McEachin Uptight
1968 Robert DoQui Uptight
1968 Roscoe Lee Browne Uptight
1968 Raymond St. Jacques Uptight
1968 Frank Silvera Uptight
1968 Janet MacLachlan Uptight
1967 Thelma Ritter The Incident
1967 Jan Sterling The Incident
1967 Martin Sheen The Incident
1967 Brock Peters The Incident
1967 Mike Kellin The Incident
1967 Jack Gilford The Incident
1967 Beau Bridges The Incident
1967 Gary Merrill The Incident
1967 Ed McMahon The Incident
1963 Shelley Winters The Balcony
1963 Joyce Jameson The Balcony
1963 Peter Falk The Balcony
1963 Leonard Nimoy The Balcony
1963 Lee Grant The Balcony
1963 Jeff Corey The Balcony
1963 James Edwards The Fugitive: Decision in the Ring
1963 James Dunn The Fugitive: Decision in the Ring
1963 Robert Simon The Fugitive: Decision in the Ring
1963 Hari (Harry) Rhodes The Fugitive: Decision in the Ring
1963 Sorrell Booke Purlie Victorious
1963 Godfrey Cambridge Purlie Victorious
1963 Alan Alda Purlie Victorious
1963 Ossie Davis Purlie Victorious
1963 Beah Richards Purlie Victorious
1961 John Fiedler A Raisin in the Sun
1961 Ivan Dixon A Raisin in the Sun
1961 Sidney Poitier A Raisin in the Sun
1961 Diana Sands A Raisin in the Sun
1961 Joel Fluellen A Raisin in the Sun
1961 Louis Gossett, Jr. A Raisin in the Sun
1961 Claudia McNeil A Raisin in the Sun
1959 Beah Richards Take a Giant Step
1958 Cab Calloway St. Louis Blues
1958 Pearl Bailey St. Louis Blues
1958 Eartha Kitt St. Louis Blues
1958 Juano Hernandez St. Louis Blues
1958 John Cassavetes Virgin Island
1958 Sidney Poitier Virgin Island
1957 John Kellogg Edge of the City
1957 Charles Jordan Edge of the City
1957 Robert Simon Edge of the City
1957 John Cassavetes Edge of the City
1957 Jack Warden Edge of the City
1957 Sidney Poitier Edge of the City
1956 Tom Ewell The Great American Pastime
1956 Dean Jones The Great American Pastime
1956 Anne Francis The Great American Pastime
1956 Ann Miller The Great American Pastime
1956 Raymond Bailey The Great American Pastime
1954 Dane Clark Go, Man, Go!
1954 Sidney Poitier Go, Man, Go!
1951 Marshall Thompson The Tall Target
1951 Dick Powell The Tall Target
1951 Will Wright The Tall Target
1951 Regis Toomey The Tall Target
1951 Leif Erickson The Tall Target
1951 Florence Bates The Tall Target
1951 Adolphe Menjou The Tall Target
1951 Paul Harvey The Tall Target
1950 Louise Beavers The Jackie Robinson Story
1950 Billy Wayne The Jackie Robinson Story
1950 Minor Watson The Jackie Robinson Story
1950 Joel Fluellen The Jackie Robinson Story
1950 Bernie Hamilton The Jackie Robinson Story
1950 Richard Lane The Jackie Robinson Story
1950 Will Wright No Way Out
1950 Fred Graham No Way Out
1950 Frank Jaquet No Way Out
1950 Frank Overton No Way Out
1950 Ian Wolfe No Way Out
1950 Stanley Ridges No Way Out
1950 Bert Freed No Way Out
1950 Linda Darnell No Way Out
1950 Harry Lauter No Way Out
1950 Bill Walker No Way Out
1950 Ray Teal No Way Out
1950 Richard Widmark No Way Out
1950 Ruth Warren No Way Out
1950 Howard Mitchell No Way Out
1950 Jack Kruschen No Way Out
1950 Sidney Poitier No Way Out
1950 Ossie Davis No Way Out
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