Lynn Whitfield Rank
About Lynn Whitfield
Lynn Whitfield is a prominent American actress and a producer. She is famously recognized for her breakthrough role as Josephine Baker in the 1991 movie entitled “The Josephine Baker Story”.
Since the 90’s, Lynn has starred in several television series and movies such as “Greenleaf”, “Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story”, “How to Get Away with Murder” and “Act Like You Love Me”.
Her parents are identified as Jean and Valerian Smith. She was first married to Vantile Whitfield from the year 1974 up until 1978. She was married to movie director named Brian Gibson from the year 1992 to 1994. They birthed a child together called Grace Gibson.
Lynn won the award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special at the ‘Emmy Awards’ in 1991. She also won the ‘NAACP Image Award’ for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie in 1993.
In 2005 she won the Best Actress, Network/Cable Television award at the ‘Black Reel Awards’.
She is known as MsLynnWhitfield on Twitter.
Lynn Whitfield Rank
Lynn Whitfield's Popularity
Lynn Whitfield is a famous American actress, who was born on May 6, 1953. As a person born on this date, Lynn Whitfield is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (May 6) and the 179th most popular for the year (1953).
People born on May 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Lynn Whitfield is the 2439th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Lynn Whitfield's birthday, Lynn Whitfield is the 13478th most famous American and ranks 24th in famous people born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.
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