Alaina REED Hall Biography (1946-)

Born November 10, 1946, in Springfield, OH; married Kevin Peter Hall, 1989 (deceased, 1991); children: two.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
November 10, 1946
Springfield, Ohio, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Olivia, Sesame Street (also known as Les Amis de Sesame, Canadian Sesame Street, The New Sesame Street, Open Sesame, and Sesame Park), PBS, 1976-1988
  • Rose Lee Holloway, 227, NBC, 1985
  • Lena, Cleghorne!, The WB, 1995
  • Movies
  • (As Alaina Reed) Venus, Cindy, ABC, 1978
  • (As Alaina Reed) Eubie!, 1981
  • Ma Holsopple, The Cherokee Kid, HBO, 1996
  • Specials
  • (As Alaina Reed) Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, NBC, 1987
  • Reno's Cabaret Reunion, Arts and Entertainment, 1989
  • Pilots
  • Lois, The Drew Carey Show, ABC, 1995
  • Episodic
  • Voice, "The Milk Makers," Reading Rainbow, PBS, 1986
  • Guest panelist, The New Hollywood Squares, syndicated, 1986
  • Voice, Kid `n' Play, NBC, 1990
  • Dream On, HBO, 1990
  • Ms. Hall, "Sarah Sings the Blues," Harry and the Hendersons, 1991
  • Bernice, "Little White Lies," Room for Two, ABC, 1992
  • Margaret Bracken, "Bracken Up Is Hard to Do," Herman's Head, Fox,1992
  • Fifth claims officer, "Occupational Hazards," A Different World, NBC, 1992
  • Ms. Hall, "The Genius," Harry and the Hendersons, 1992
  • Ms. Hall, "I Got Your Birthday Right Here," Harry and the Hendersons, 1992
  • Ms. Hall, "Yo Richie!," Harry and the Hendersons, 1992
  • Ms. Hall, "The Bride and the Groom," Harry and the Hendersons, 1992
  • Ms. Hall, "Harry the Mascot," Harry and the Hendersons, 1993
  • Ms. Hall, "Big Feet, Small Minds," Harry and the Hendersons, 1993
  • Ms. Hall, "Ernie Confidential," Harry and the Hendersons, 1993
  • Additional voices, Sonic the Hedgehog (animated), ABC/syndicated,1993
  • Esther, "Big Doings: Part 2," Blossom, NBC, 1993
  • Storytime, PBS, 1994
  • Additional voices, Where on Earth Is Carmen Sandiego? (animated),PBS/syndicated, 1994
  • Admissions woman, "The One with Two Parts: Part 2," Friends, NBC,1995
  • Nurse Berkey, "Target: Jimmy Olsen," Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, ABC, 1995
  • Mrs. Lee, The Show, Fox, 1996
  • Corinthia Grier, "I Do, I Don't," The Steve Harvey Show, The WB, 1997
  • "Love with Interest," The Steve Harvey Show, The WB, 1997
  • Judge Elizabeth Witt, "The Kiss," Ally McBeal, Fox, 1997
  • Vera Ford, "Family Affair," Between Brothers, Fox, 1997
  • Mrs. Angelea Cheevers, "It Takes a Village," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1997
  • Stanchfield, "Caroline and the Cabbie," Caroline in the City, NBC,1998
  • Judge Elizabeth Witt, "Happy Birthday, Baby," Ally McBeal, Fox, 1998
  • Judge Elizabeth Witt, "The Inmates," Ally McBeal, Fox, 1998
  • Aunt Della Watt, "Courage ... It Means Heart," Any Day Now, Lifetime, 1998
  • Landlady, "Apartment," NewsRadio, NBC, 1999
  • Hall nurse, "Cruel Intentions," Manchester Prep, 1999
  • Film Appearances
  • Olivia, Sesame Street Presents Follow That Bird (also known as Follow That Bird), Warner Bros., 1985
  • Psychologist, Death Becomes Her (also known as La muerte le sienta bien), Universal, 1992
  • Sarah, Me and the Kid, Orion, 1993
  • Nurse, Cruel Intentions (also known as Sexual Provocation),Columbia, 1999
  • Mrs. Stevens, Chasing Sunsets, Phaedra Ciniema, 2001
  • Gert, Scrambled, 2003
  • Stage Appearances
  • (As Alaina Reed) Lucy, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band on the Road, Beacon Theatre, New York City, 1974
  • (As Alaina Reed) Matron, Chicago, 46th Street Theatre, New York City, 1975-1977
  • (As Alaina Reed) Dionne, Hair, Biltmore Theatre, New York City, 1977
  • (As Alaina Reed) Eubie!, Ambassador Theatre, New York City, 1978-1979
  • (As Alaina Reed) In Trousers, Second Stage Theatre, New York City,1981
  • (As Alaina Reed)A ... My Name Is Alice, Village Gate Theatre, NewYork City, 1984
  • Godmother, Medea/Macbeth/Cinderella, University Theatre, New YorkCity, 2002
  • Also appeared in Beggar's Holiday and Swinging on a Star.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Albums
  • A ... My Name Is Alice, 1984
  • Videos
  • Host, The Power of Image Part 1: Media and Culture, 2003
  • Host, The Power of Image Part 2: The Sacramental Image, 2003
  • Host, The Power of Image Part 3: The Potential of Television, 2003
  • Host, The Power of Image Part 4: Selling the Message, 2003
  • Host, The Power of Image Part 5: The Worldwide Impact of Media, 2003

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