Lynn Whitfield Movie Actress

Lynn Whitfield is an American actor. She was born on May 06, 1953 (68 years old) as Lynn Butler-Smith. Her nickname is Butler-Smith Lynn.


Lynn Whitfield is an American actress. Whitfield began her acting career in television and theatre before progressing to supporting roles in film. She won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special and a NAACP Image Award for her performance as Josephine Baker in the HBO movie The Josephine Baker Story.
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Is Lynn Whitfield still alive?

Yes, Lynn Whitfield is still alive Last check: 11 months ago

What is Lynn's zodiac sign?

Lynn Whitfield zodiac sign is taurus.

When is Whitfield's next birthday?

Lynn Whitfield was born on the , which was a Wednesday. She will be turning 69 in only 222 days from today (26 September, 2021).

Lynn Whitfield net worth

She has a net worth of 3 million dollars.


Her first feature film was Jaws: The Revenge (1987, as Louisa). She was 34 when she starred in this movie. Since 1987, she has appeared in 51 feature films. The last one is For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf (1982). In this movie, she played the character Woman in bath .

Lynn Whitfield movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Her first TV Show was Hill Street Blues (1981).

Awards (1)

Awarded NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/Children's Series or Special in 1999 .


She graduated from Howard University

Her real name:
Birth name of Lynn Whitfield is Lynn Butler-Smith


Lynn Whitfield had two marriages.

Vantile Whitfield

Vantile Whitfield, Arts administrator

She married with Vantile Whitfield (74), in 1974. Lynn Whitfield was 20 and Vantile Whitfield was 43 years old. After 4 years, they break up in 1978.

Brian Gibson

Brian Gibson, Director

Whitfield married with Brian Gibson (59), in 1990. Lynn Whitfield was 36 and Brian Gibson was 45 years old. They ended their 2 years marriage in 1992.

Who is younger?
Naya Rivera
Naya Rivera

Tress Singer

Tiffany Trump
Tiffany Trump

Family Member

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