Lynn Hamilton Biography (1930-)

Born April 25, 1930, in Yazoo City, MS; children: one daughter.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
April 25, 1930
Yazoo City, Mississippi, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (As Lynne Hamelton) Girl at party, Shadows, Lion International Films, 1959
  • Sarah, Brother John, Columbia, 1971
  • Avis, The Seven Minutes, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1971
  • Sarah, Buck and the Preacher, Columbia, 1972
  • Lady Sings the Blues, Paramount, 1972
  • Mrs. Ramsey, Hangup (also known as Super Dude), Warner Bros., 1974
  • Sally Ledbetter, Leadbelly, Paramount, 1976
  • Doreen, Legal Eagles, MCA/Universal, 1986
  • Miss Carmichael, The Vanishing, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1993
  • Dr. Oberholser, Baby's Breath, 2003
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Verdie Foster, The Waltons, CBS, 1972-
  • Donna Harris, Sanford and Son, NBC, 1972-1977
  • Maddie Washington, Rituals, syndicated, 1984
  • Vivian Potter, Generations, NBC, 1989
  • Cissie Johnson, Dangerous Women, syndicated, 1991
  • Mae Dawson, The Young and the Restless (also known as Y&R), CBS, 1997
  • Selita Jones, Sunset Beach, NBC, 1998
  • Alice Morgan #2, Port Charles, ABC, 1999
  • Miniseries
  • Cousin Georgia, Roots: The Next Generation, CBS, 1979
  • Mamma Solomon, The Jesse Owens Story, syndicated, 1984
  • Hattie, Elvis and Me, ABC, 1988
  • Movies
  • Verdie Grant, A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion, CBS, 1993
  • Verdie Grant, A Walton Easter, CBS, 1997
  • Pilots
  • Beatrice, a therapy group member, The Psychiatrist: God Bless the Children (also known as Children of the Lotus Eater), NBC, 1970
  • Arless Humes, The Marcus-Nelson Murders (also known as Kojak: The Marcus-Nelson Murders), CBS, 1973
  • Sarah Douglas, A Dream for Christmas, ABC, 1973
  • Specials
  • Mrs. Ellis, The Hero Who Couldn't Read, ABC, 1984
  • Episodic
  • Mrs. Johnson, "A World of Jackals," Ironside, NBC, 1969
  • Reba, "The Good Samaritans," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1969
  • "Triple Date," Room 222, ABC, 1969
  • Maybelle Giles, "All the World and God," Then Came Bronson, NBC, 1969
  • Eve Chancellor, "Tooth of the Serpent," Mannix, CBS, 1969
  • Mother Tabitha, "The Sisters," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1969
  • Nurse Clark, "Gentle Oaks," Ironside, NBC, 1971
  • "Nine, Ten, You're Dead?," Hawaii Five-O, CBS, 1971
  • Mary Rose Carter, "So, Who's Fred Hornbeck?," Longstreet, 1971
  • Laura Padget, "Sunday: Doomsday," Barnaby Jones, CBS, 1973
  • Mrs. Edwards, "The Gang: Part 2," Good Times, CBS, 1974
  • Edith Dobey, "Captain Dobey, You're Dead," Starsky and Hutch, ABC,1975
  • Eunice Charles Bingham, "The Hammer of C Block," The Rockford Files, NBC, 1976
  • Judge Condon, "The Accused," The Powers of Matthew Star, NBC, 1982
  • "Baby Rattlesnakes," Quincy (also known as Quincy, M.E.), NBC, 1982
  • Susan Wade, "Not a Drop to Drink," Knight Rider, NBC, 1982
  • Olivia Hamilton, "Women of Valor," Quincy (also known as Quincy, M.E.), NBC, 1983
  • "Fuzzy Vision," Riptide, NBC, 1985
  • Mattie Taylor, "Popcorn, Peanuts and CrackerJacks," Highway to Heaven, NBC, 1985
  • Emma Johnson, "Temptations," 227, NBC, 1986
  • Emma Johnson, "Author, Author," 227, NBC, 1986
  • Mrs. Phipps, "The Twelve Sons of Christmas," Amen, NBC, 1987
  • Emma Johnson, "Country Cousins," 227, NBC, 1988
  • Emma Johnson, "The Whiz Kid," 227, NBC, 1988
  • "Naked Justice: Part 1," Hunter, NBC, 1988
  • Trudy, "Mixed Blessing," The Golden Girls, NBC, 1988
  • Emma Johnson, "A Class Act," 227, NBC, 1989
  • Mother Palmer, "Wedding Bells & Box Boys," Sister, Sister, ABC, 1994
  • Woman #1, "Be Careful What You Wish For," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1994
  • Alma Hayes, "Guess Who's Coming to Seder," Sisters, NBC, 1996
  • Mrs. Rader, "Harassment," Life's Work, ABC, 1997
  • Flora, "A Different Light," Dangerous Minds, ABC, 1997
  • Judge Fulton, "Betrayal," The Practice, ABC, 1997
  • Judge Fulton, "The Trial: Part 1," The Practice, ABC, 1998
  • Judge Fulton, "In Deep," The Practice, ABC, 1998
  • Judge Fulton, "Axe Murderer: Part 2," The Practice, ABC, 1998
  • Grandma Ruth Mitchell, "Homecoming," Moesha, UPN, 1998
  • Judge Fulton, "Judge and Jury," The Practice, ABC, 1999
  • Judge Fulton, "Infected," The Practice, ABC, 1999
  • Judge Fulton, "M. Premie Unplugged," The Practice, ABC, 2002
  • Doris Booker, "Oh, Mama!," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2002
  • Wanda's mother, "Krazee-Eyez Killa," Curb Your Enthusiasm, HBO, 2002
  • Faye Benton, "Sins of the Father," Judging Amy, 2004
  • Stage Appearances
  • Helen Cheney, Only in America, Cort Theatre, New York City, 1959
  • Mrs. Curtis, The Cool World, Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York City, 1960
  • Cleaning woman, Face of a Hero, Eugene O'Neill Theatre, 1960
  • Deaconess Lucy Mae Hobbs, Tambourines to Glory, Little Theatre, New York City, 1963

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