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Birth Name: Ruby Ann Wallace

Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Birthday: October 27, 1924, Scorpio

Profession: Actor, Author, Activist

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Pioneering Actress and Activist Ruby Dee Dies at 91

Actress Ruby Dee, best known for her roles in A Raisin in the Sun and Do the Right Thing,…

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Tue Mar 10 10:15pm
A Raisin in the Sun TCM

A black family living in a cramped Chicago tenement in the 1940s have the opportunity to improve their social standing via an insurance-policy check, but are in disagreement about how best to spend the windfall. Lorraine Hansberry adapted the script from h (more…)

Fri Mar 13 4:30am
Theater TalkA Raisin in the Sun TrilogyNew PBS

"A Raisin in the Sun" is discussed with Denzel Washington and producer Woody King Jr.; LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Sophie Okonedo and Anika Noni Rose; and, in archival interviews, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee and the play's original producer, Philip Rose.

Mon Mar 16 7:30am
A Simple Wish HBOe

The first fairy godfather (Martin Short) tries to test his wings when a little girl wishes for her struggling-actor father to get his dream part. Mara Wilson. Oliver: Robert Pastorelli. Boots: Amanda Plummer. Charlie: Francis Capra.

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