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Ruby Dee

Birth Name: Ruby Ann Wallace

Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Birthday: October 27, 1924, Scorpio

Died: June 11, 2014

Profession: Actor, Author, Activist

User Rating:4.24 out of 5 (34 ratings)

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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, has died, her daughter Nora Davis Day confirmed to the The Associated Press. She was 91. Dee studied at the American Negro Theater in N… Read more

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Wed Jun 3 6:00am
Cop and a Half HBO2e

Less-than-arresting buddy yarn with Burt Reynolds as a police detective protecting an 8-year-old murder witness (Norman D. Golden II). Directed by Henry Winkler.

Tue Jun 9 12:08am
American Gangster AMC

Set in the early 1970s, this riveting biopic stars Denzel Washington as real-life Harlem drug kingpin Frank Lucas, and Russell Crowe as the New York cop sworn to bring him down. A top-flight supporting cast is highlighted by Ruby Dee as Lucas's mother, wit (more…)

Tue Jun 9 12:30pm
American Gangster AMC

Set in the early 1970s, this riveting biopic stars Denzel Washington as real-life Harlem drug kingpin Frank Lucas, and Russell Crowe as the New York cop sworn to bring him down. A top-flight supporting cast is highlighted by Ruby Dee as Lucas's mother, wit (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Ruby Ann Wallace
  • Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
  • Birthday: October 27, 1924, Scorpio
  • Died: June 11, 2014
  • Profession: Actor, Author, Activist
  • User Rating:4.24 out of 5 (34 ratings)
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