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Virginia Capers

1925-09-22 Sumter, South Carolina, USA

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Eliza "Virginia" Capers (September 22, 1925 – May 6, 2004) was an American actress. She won the Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical in 1974 for her performance as Lena Younger in Raisin, a musical version of Lorraine Hansberry's play A Raisin in the Sun. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


Taking Back Our Town 2001-12-10
For Love of Olivia Ida Mae Boudreau 2001-03-18
Sunsplit 1997-01-01
Raven Hawk Dr. Helen Harris 1996-07-20
Truman Elizabeth Moore 1995-09-09
The Feminine Touch Mama 1995-01-01
What's Love Got to Do with It Choir Mistress 1993-06-09
Beethoven's 2nd Chemistry Teacher 1993-12-14
Original Intent Lily Reid 1992-05-13
Donor Mrs. Mantley 1990-12-09
When You Remember Me Nurse Blandings 1990-10-07
Pacific Palisades Shirley 1990-03-28
Burning Bridges Mamie 1990-05-06
Backfire Maxine 1988-06-21
The George McKenna Story Margaret Wright 1988-08-01
Off the Mark Velma 1987-01-01
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Florence Sparrow 1986-06-11
Howard the Duck Cora Mae, Secretary 1986-08-01
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling Emma Ray 1986-05-02
Da Capo Singing prisoner 1985-08-16
Teachers Landlady 1984-10-05
The Toy Ruby Simpson 1982-12-10
Inmates: A Love Story Agnes 1981-02-13
White Mama Gorilla Sydney 1980-03-05
The North Avenue Irregulars Cleo 1979-02-09
Five on the Black Hand Side Ruby 1973-10-25
The Judge and Jake Wyler Mabel Cobb 1972-12-02
Lady Sings the Blues Mama Holiday 1972-10-12
Big Jake Delilah 1971-05-26
The Late Liz Martha 1971-09-01
Support Your Local Gunfighter Effie 1971-05-26
There Was a Crooked Man... Cook 1970-09-18
House of Women Sarah 1962-04-11