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Diana Sands

1934-08-22 The Bronx, New York, USA

Image of Diana Sands


Diana Patricia Sands was an American actress, perhaps most known for her portrayal of Beneatha Younger, the sister of Sidney Poitier's character in the original stage and film versions of Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun.


Poitier's Walter Lee Herself (archive footage) 2018-09-25
Honeybaby, Honeybaby Laura Lewis 1974-10-01
Free to Be… You and Me Herself (uncredited) 1974-03-11
Willie Dynamite Cora 1974-01-23
Georgia, Georgia Georgia Martin 1972-03-10
Doctors' Wives Helen Straughn 1971-02-03
The Landlord Francine "Fanny" Johnson 1970-05-20
Ensign Pulver Mila 1964-07-31
An Affair of the Skin Janice 1963-11-20
A Raisin in the Sun Beneatha Younger 1961-05-28
Odds Against Tomorrow Club Hostess (uncredited) 1959-10-15
Four Boys and a Gun (uncredited) 1957-01-11
A Face in the Crowd Homeless Woman (uncredited) 1957-05-29
Carib Gold Bar Girl 1957-09-30
Caribbean Native Woman (uncredited) 1952-09-01