Loretta Devine

Biography: Loretta Devine is an American actress born in Houston, Texas, on August 21, 1949. In 1971 she graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech. She also graduated Brandeis University in 1976 with a MFA in Theater. She is best known for her role of teacher Marla Hendricks on Boston Public. At the moment she has a recurring role as Adele Webber on the Grey's Anatomy.

Loretta Devine's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 76 Dreamgirls
Lowest Metascore: 11 King's Ransom
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 28
  2. Negative: 7 out of 28
28 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
36 Naked Aug 11, 2017 Brides Mother / Brides Mother / Carol 3.9
70 Chapter & Verse Feb 3, 2017 Miss Maddy tbd
21 Norm of the North Jan 15, 2016 Tamecia 1.2
39 The Sound and the Fury Oct 23, 2015 Dilsey tbd
69 Welcome to Me May 1, 2015 Barb Vaughn 6.6
56 You're Not You Oct 10, 2014 Cast / Marilyn 6.8
40 Khumba Dec 6, 2013 Mama V 4.8
56 Jumping the Broom May 6, 2011 Cast 5.0
45 Madea's Big Happy Family Apr 22, 2011 Shirley 4.8
50 For Colored Girls Nov 5, 2010 Juanita / Juanita/Green 6.6
50 Lottery Ticket Aug 20, 2010 Cast / Grandma 5.6
51 Death at a Funeral Apr 16, 2010 Cynthia 5.1
59 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Dec 11, 2009 Miss Roberts 5.9
41 First Sunday Jan 11, 2008 Sister Doris 6.0
48 Dirty Laundry Dec 7, 2007 Evelyn / Evelyn tbd
63 This Christmas Nov 21, 2007 Ma'Dere/Shirley Ann Whitfield / Ma'Dere/Shirley Ann Whitfield tbd
76 Dreamgirls Dec 15, 2006 Jazz Singer / Jazz Singer tbd
69 Crash May 6, 2005 Shaniqua Johnson 8.6
11 King's Ransom Apr 22, 2005 Miss Gladys 1.4
55 Woman Thou Art Loosed Oct 1, 2004 Cassey Jordan 7.0
28 I Am Sam Dec 28, 2001 Margaret Calgrove 6.7
55 Punks Nov 2, 2001 Health Counselor tbd
48 Kingdom Come Apr 11, 2001 Marguerite Slocumb 6.9
47 What Women Want Dec 15, 2000 Flo The Doorwoman 6.7
16 Urban Legends: Final Cut Sep 22, 2000 Reese Wilson 2.6
73 Down in the Delta Dec 25, 1998 Zenia tbd
35 Urban Legend Sep 25, 1998 Reese Wilson / Reese Wilson tbd
50 Hoodlum Aug 27, 1997 Pigfoot Mary / Pigfoot Mary tbd