Anna Maria Horsford Biography (1947?-)

Born March 6, 1947 (one source says 1948), in New York, NY; daughter of Victor A. (an investment real estate broker) and Lillian Agatha (maiden name, Richardson) Horsford. Addresses: Office: 2121 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 950, Los Angeles, CA 90067.; Agent: Innovative Artists, 1999 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles, CA 90067-6022.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, director
Birth Details
March 6, 1947?
New York, New York

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Stage debut) Maiden Lady, Coriolanus, New York Shakespearean Theatre, New York City, 1965
  • Young Woman, "Great Goodness of Life (A Coon Show)," in A Black Quartet (quadruple-bill), Tambellini's Gate Theatre, New York City, 1969
  • Secretary, The Well of the House, Public Theatre, New York City, 1972
  • Perfection, Perfection in Black, Negro Ensemble Company, New YorkCity, 1973
  • Les femmes noires, Public Theatre, 1974
  • Rita, Sweet Talk, Public Theatre, 1975
  • Red, Blue, Purple, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/Whenthe Rainbow Is Enuf, Booth Theatre, New York City, 1978
  • Amazon, Peep, South Street Theatre, New York City, 1981
  • Women, Not, Lion Theatre, New York City, 1981
  • Film Appearances
  • Amy Zon, An Almost Perfect Affair, Paramount, 1979
  • Rosie Washington, Times Square, AFD, 1980
  • Emily Stolz, The Fan (also known as Trance), Paramount, 1981
  • Mara, Love Child, Warner Bros., 1982
  • Maggie, Class, Orion, 1983
  • Slam Dunk, Crackers, Universal, 1984
  • Naomi, St. Elmo's Fire, Columbia, 1985
  • Della, Heartburn, Paramount, 1986
  • Harriet, Street Smart, Golan-Globus/Cannon, 1987
  • Eugenia, Presumed Innocent, Warner Bros., 1990
  • Judge Harris, Mr. Jones, 1993
  • Randi, Baby Brokers, 1994
  • Lavanda Harrison, Widow's Kiss, 1994
  • Mrs. Jones, Friday, 1995
  • Miss Annie, Once Upon a Time ... When We Were Colored, Republic Pictures Corp., 1996
  • Lucille Barnett, Dear God, Paramount, 1996
  • Ms. Wells, Set It Off, New Line Cinema, 1996
  • Evelyn (Smith Leland receptionist), One Fine Day, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1996
  • Mrs. Gaines, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (also known as TheKlumps), Universal, 2000
  • Warden Saunders, Lockdown, Palm Pictures, 2000
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Clara Jones, The Guiding Light (also known as Guiding Light), CBS, 1979
  • Thelma Frye, Amen, NBC, 1986-1989
  • Veronica Washington, Rhythm and Blues, 1992
  • Lainie Harris, Tall Hopes, 1993
  • Dee, The Wayans Bros., 1995
  • Also appeared in The Doctors, NBC.
  • Movies
  • Monica, Hollow Image, ABC, 1979
  • Marge Keating, Bill, CBS, 1981
  • Charmaine, Benny's Place, ABC, 1982
  • Kathy Thomas, Muggable Mary: Street Cop, CBS, 1982
  • Seargent Johnson, The Firm, NBC, 1983
  • Hilly, the letter carrier, Murder Ink, CBS, 1983
  • Leigh Williams, A Doctor's Story, NBC, 1984
  • Collins, Stone Pillow, CBS, 1985
  • (As Anna Marie Horsford) Virginia Cates, A Case of Deadly Force, CBS, 1986
  • Mrs. Raines, C.A.T. Squad (also known as Stalking Danger),NBC, 1986
  • Nurse Betty, Nobody's Child, CBS, 1986
  • Edith Sperling, If It's Tuesday, It (Still) Must Be Belgium, NBC,1987
  • Hillary, Who Gets the Friends?, CBS, 1988
  • Mrs. Pierson, Taken Away, CBS, 1989
  • District Attorney Barbara Evans, A Killer among Us, NBC, 1990
  • Veronica Perry, Murder without Motive: The Edmund Perry Story (also known as Best Intentions), NBC, 1992
  • Circle of Pain, 1996
  • Sitcom mom, Dancing in September, HBO, 2000
  • Episodic
  • Hannah, "Charlotte Forten's Mission: Experiment in Freedom" (also known as "Half-Slave Half-Free 2"), American Playhouse, PBS, 1985
  • Guest, At Rona's, NBC, 1989
  • Cynthia, Baby Talk, 1991
  • "Do the Spike Thing," L.A. Law, 1991
  • Karen Karuthers, "Geoffrey Cleans Up," The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, NBC, 1992
  • Wilma's Aunt, "How Papa Got His Groove Back," Sparks, UPN, 1996
  • Voice of Gola's mother, "Chimp off the Old Block," The Wild Thornberrys (animated), Nickelodeon, 1999
  • Defense Attorney Strauss, "Crowded House," Judging Amy, CBS, 1999
  • Pilots
  • The Good News, UPN and BET, 1997
  • Specials
  • Jessica, "Starstruck," After School Specials, 1981
  • Herself, The Making of "Class," 1983.
  • National Aids Awareness Test: What Do You Know about Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome?, syndicated, 1987
  • Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1989
  • Television Director
  • Episodic
  • The Good News (also known as Good News), UPN/BET, 1997

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