Alfre Woodard

Biography: Alfre Woodard is the youngest of three children born to her parents in Oklahoma. She was named by her godmother, who claimed she saw a vision of Alfre's name in written out in gold letters. A former high school cheerleader and track star, she got the acting bug after being pursuaded to audition for a school play by a nun at her school. She went on to study acting at Boston University and enjoyed a brief stint on Broadway before moving to LA. She got her first break in Remember My Name (1978) which also starred Jeff Goldblum. She lives in Santa Monica with her husband, writer Roderick Spencer, and their two adopted children: Mavis and Duncan. She was named one of the Most Beautiful People in America by People Magazine.

Alfre Woodard's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 97 12 Years a Slave
Lowest Metascore: 37 Annabelle
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 20
  2. Negative: 3 out of 20
20 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd The Hadza: Last of the First Oct 24, 2014 Narrator 7.0
37 Annabelle Oct 3, 2014 Cast / Principal Cast / Evelyn 5.7
97 12 Years a Slave Oct 18, 2013 Mistress Harriet Shaw / Mistress Harriet Shaw 8.0
56 American Violet Apr 17, 2009 Alma Roberts 8.7
49 The Family That Preys Sep 12, 2008 Alice Pratt 8.8
71 King Leopold's Ghost Aug 18, 2006 Ilanga 10
55 Take the Lead Apr 7, 2006 Augustine James 6.6
53 Beauty Shop Mar 30, 2005 Ms. Josephine 5.2
43 The Forgotten Sep 24, 2004 Det. Anne Pope 5.5
45 The Singing Detective Oct 24, 2003 Chief Of Staff 8.2
38 Radio Oct 24, 2003 Principal Daniels 7.7
69 The Wild Thornberrys Movie Dec 20, 2002 Akela (Cheetah Mother) 7.1
49 K-PAX Oct 26, 2001 Dr. Claudia Villars 7.3
56 Dinosaur May 19, 2000 Plio 7.8
70 Love & Basketball Apr 21, 2000 Camille Wright 9.1
62 Mumford Sep 24, 1999 Lily 8.3
71 Star Trek: First Contact Nov 22, 1996 Lily Sloane 8.2
47 Primal Fear Apr 3, 1996 Shoat 8.1
65 Crooklyn May 13, 1994 Carolyn Carmichael 7.5
64 Grand Canyon Dec 25, 1991 Jane 8.0
38 Scrooged Nov 23, 1988 Grace Cooley 8.3