Whoopi Goldberg

Born 13 November 1955
Whoopi Goldberg
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1955-11-13
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Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg Biography (Wikipedia)

Caryn Elaine Johnson (born November 13, 1955), known professionally as Whoopi Goldberg, is an American actress, comedian, author, and television host. She has been nominated for 13 Emmy Awards and is one of the few entertainers to have won an Emmy Award, a Grammy Award, an Academy Award, and a Tony Award. She is the second black woman to win an Academy Award for acting.

Goldberg's breakthrough role was Celie, a mistreated woman in the Deep South, in the period drama film The Color Purple (1985), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her first Golden Globe Award. For her role in the romantic fantasy film Ghost (1990) as Oda Mae Brown, an eccentric psychic, Goldberg won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a second Golden Globe, her first for Best Supporting Actress.

In 1992, Goldberg starred in the comedy Sister Act, earning a third Golden Globe nomination, her first for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical. She reprised the role in Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993), making her the highest-paid actress at the time. Her other film roles include Made in America (1993), The Lion King (1994), Boys on the Side (1995), Ghosts of Mississippi (1996), How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998), Girl, Interrupted (1999), For Colored Girls (2010), and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014). In television, Goldberg is known for her role as Guinan on Star Trek: The Next Generation; since 2007, she has been the moderator of the talk show The View.

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Ain't No Mountain High Enough
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Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Ain't No Mountain High Enough

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The Cast Of Sister Act II
Whoopi Goldberg
Shout
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Shout
Whoopi Goldberg
Aint No Mountain High Enough
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Aint No Mountain High Enough
Jeremy Irons, Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin & Jim Cummings
Be Prepared
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Be Prepared

Be Prepared

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Jeremy Irons With Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin
Jim Cummings
Whoopi Goldberg
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
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Ain't No Mountain High Enough
Whoopi Goldberg And The Sisters
Get Up Offa That Thing/Dancing In The Street
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Get Up Offa That Thing/Dancing In The Street
Whoopi Goldberg and The Sisters
Ball of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)
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Ball of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today)
Whoopi Goldberg and The Ronelles
The Greatest Medley Ever Told
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The Greatest Medley Ever Told

The Greatest Medley Ever Told

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Whoopi Goldberg and The Ronelles
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