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Pam Grier

1949-05-26 Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

Image of Pam Grier


Pamela Suzette "Pam" Grier (born May 26, 1949) is an American actress. She became famous in the early 1970s, after starring in a string of moderately successful women in prison and blaxploitation films such as 1974's Foxy Brown. Her career was revitalized in 1997 after her appearance in Quentin Tarantino's film Jackie Brown. She received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. She has also been nominated for a SAG as well as a Satellite Award for her performance in the iconic film Jackie Brown. She received an Emmy Award nomination for her work in an Animated Program Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child. Rotten Tomatoes has ranked her as the second Greatest Female Action Heroine in film history. Director Quentin Tarantino remarked that she may have been cinema's first female action star. Description above from the Wikipedia article Pam Grier, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All Time - Vol. 1: Midnight Madness Self 2020-04-21
A Christmas Wish Mary 2019-11-28
Poms Olive 2019-05-09
Bad Grandmas Coralee 2017-11-03
Rose Lily 2017-11-09
Do I Look Like a Lady? (Comedians and Singers) Herself (Archival Footage) 2016-10-16
Cleveland Abduction Carla 2015-05-02
Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic Herself (archive footage) 2013-04-23
Woman Thou Art Loosed: On the 7th Day Detective Barrick 2012-04-13
The Man with the Iron Fists Jane 2012-11-02
Quentin Tarantino: 20 Years of Filmmaking Herself 2012-11-20
Larry Crowne Frances 2011-06-30
Corman's World Herself - Actress 2011-12-16
Mafia James Womack 2011-01-01
Just Wright Janice Wright 2010-05-14
The Invited Zelda 2010-01-01
Machete Maidens Unleashed! Herself 2010-10-15
Ladies of the House 2008-10-18
Back in the Day Mrs. Cooper 2005-05-24
Sex at 24 Frames Per Second Herself (archive footage) 2003-09-23
Love the Hard Way Linda Fox 2003-03-27
A Decade Under the Influence Herself 2003-04-25
1st to Die Claire Washburn 2003-02-23
BaadAsssss Cinema Herself 2002-01-01
Jackie Brown: How It Went Down Herself 2002-08-20
The Adventures of Pluto Nash Flura Nash 2002-08-15
Feast of All Saints Suzette Lermontant 2001-11-11
3 A.M. George 2001-07-01
Bones Pearl 2001-10-24
It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures Herself 2001-05-01
Ghosts of Mars Commander Helena Braddock 2001-08-24
Snow Day Tina 2000-02-11
Fortress 2 Susan Mendenhall 2000-03-02
Slow Burn Detective Della Wilder 2000-11-01
Holy Smoke Carol 1999-09-04
In Too Deep Det. Angela Wilson 1999-08-25
No Tomorrow Diane 1999-10-19
Jawbreaker Detective Vera Cruz 1999-01-30
Paul Robeson: Speak of Me as I Am Narrator (voice) 1998-01-01
Family Blessings Mrs. Quincy 1998-12-06
Afro Promo Herself (archive footage) 1997-01-31
Fakin' Da Funk Annabelle Lee 1997-07-20
Strip Search 1997-04-02
Jackie Brown Jackie Brown 1997-04-10
Mars Attacks! Louise Williams 1996-12-12
Original Gangstas Laurie Thompson 1996-05-10
Escape from L.A. Hershe Las Palamas 1996-08-09
Badass Supermama 1996-01-01
Serial Killer Capt. Maggie Davis 1995-10-05
Posse Phoebe 1993-05-14
Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey Ms. Wardroe 1991-07-19
Class of 1999 Ms. Connors 1990-04-01
The Package Ruth Butler 1989-08-25
Above the Law Delores 'Jacks' Jackson 1988-04-08
The Allnighter Sgt. McLeesh 1987-05-01
On the Edge Cara 1986-05-02
The Vindicator Hunter 1986-02-14
Badge of the Assassin Alexandra 'Alie' Horn 1985-01-04
Stand Alone Cathryn Bolan 1985-09-01
Something Wicked This Way Comes Dust Witch 1983-04-29
Tough Enough Myra 1983-05-20
Fort Apache, the Bronx Charlotte 1981-02-06
Greased Lightning Mary Jones 1977-07-01
La notte dell'alta marea Sandra 1977-05-19
Drum Regine 1976-07-30
Friday Foster Friday Foster 1975-12-25
Sheba, Baby Sheba Shayne 1975-03-26
Bucktown Aretha 1975-07-02
Foxy Brown Foxy Brown 1974-04-05
The Arena Mamawi 1974-03-13
Coffy "Coffy" Coffin 1973-06-13
Scream Blacula Scream Lisa Fortier 1973-06-27
Black Mama, White Mama Lee Daniels 1973-01-19
Cool Breeze Mona (as Pamela Grier) 1972-03-29
Hit Man Gozelda (as Pamela Grier) 1972-12-20
The Big Bird Cage Blossom 1972-07-01
The Twilight People Ayesa, the Panther Woman 1972-06-01
Women in Cages Alabama 1971-10-19
The Big Doll House Grear 1971-01-01
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls Fourth Woman (as Pamela Grier) 1970-07-17