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: 47
Highest Metascore: 76 Dreamgirls
Lowest Metascore: 11 King's Ransom
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 22
  2. Negative: 4 out of 22
22 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
76 Dreamgirls Dec 15, 2006 Jazz Singer 7.3
69 Crash May 6, 2005 Shaniqua Johnson 8.0
63 This Christmas Nov 21, 2007 Ma'Dere/Shirley Ann Whitfield 6.5
59 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Dec 11, 2009 Miss Roberts 5.8
56 Jumping the Broom May 6, 2011 Cast 5.0
56 You're Not You Oct 10, 2014 Cast / Marilyn 10
55 Punks Nov 2, 2001 Health Counselor 10
55 Woman Thou Art Loosed Oct 1, 2004 Cassey Jordan 7.0
51 Death at a Funeral Apr 16, 2010 Cynthia 5.2
50 Hoodlum Aug 27, 1997 Pigfoot Mary 7.9
50 For Colored Girls Nov 5, 2010 Juanita / Juanita/Green 6.6
50 Lottery Ticket Aug 20, 2010 Cast / Grandma 5.4
48 Kingdom Come Apr 11, 2001 Marguerite Slocumb 8.5
48 Dirty Laundry Dec 7, 2007 Evelyn 5.7
47 What Women Want Dec 15, 2000 Flo The Doorwoman 6.2
45 Madea's Big Happy Family Apr 22, 2011 Shirley 4.9
41 Khumba Dec 6, 2013 Mama V 5.6
41 First Sunday Jan 11, 2008 Sister Doris 5.8
35 Urban Legend Sep 25, 1998 Reese Wilson 7.7
28 I Am Sam Dec 28, 2001 Margaret Calgrove 7.3
16 Urban Legends: Final Cut Sep 22, 2000 Reese Wilson 3.6
11 King's Ransom Apr 22, 2005 Miss Gladys 1.7