Debbi Morgan Biography (1956-)

Born September 20, 1956, in Dunn, NC; daughter of George, Jr. (a butcher) andLora (a teacher) Morgan; married Charles Weldon (an actor; divorced); married Charles S. Dutton (an actor), December 31, 1989 (divorced, 1994); married Donn Thompson (a photographer), March 15, 1997. Addresses: Manager: Reel Talent/Reel Kids, 980 North Bundy, Los Angeles, CA 90049.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
September 20, 1956
Dunn, North Carolina, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Diane, What's Happening!!, ABC, 1976-77
  • Lynette Porter, Behind the Screen, CBS, 1981-82
  • Dr. Angela "Angie" Baxter Hubbard Harrison Foster, All My Children, ABC, 1982-90, 1994, 1995-96
  • Host, New York Hot Tracks, syndicated, beginning 1984
  • Chantal Marshall, Generations, NBC, 1990-91
  • Dr. Angela "Angie" Baxter Hubbard Harrison Foster, Loving, ABC, 1993-95
  • Dr. Angela "Angie" Baxter Hubbard Harrison Foster, The City, ABC,1995-97
  • Dr. Ellen Burgess, General Hospital, ABC, 1997-98
  • Dr. Mary Eleanor "Ellen" Burgess, Port Charles, ABC, 1997-98
  • Voice of Granny Blake, Spawn (animated; also known as Spawn: The Animated Series, Spawn 2, Spawn 3: Ultimate Battle, and Todd McFarlane's "Spawn"), HBO, 1997-99
  • Superintendent Marsha Shinn, Boston Public, Fox, 2000-2001
  • The seer, Charmed, The WB, 2002-2003
  • District attorney Lora Gibson, For the People (also known as Para la gente), Lifetime, 2002
  • Judge, I Wanna Be a Soap Star, SoapNet, beginning 2004
  • Miniseries
  • Elizabeth Harvey, Roots: The Next Generations, CBS, 1979
  • Ruth Solomon Owens, The Jesse Owens Story, syndicated, 1984
  • Movies
  • Opal, Love's Savage Fury, 1979
  • (As Deborah Morgan-Weldon) Katherine, Thornwell, 1981
  • Marcia Hickson, Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story, CBS,1987
  • Celia, The Less Than Perfect Daughter, ABC, 1991
  • Maureen Gilman, Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing (also known as Perry Mason: The Case of the Posthumous Painter), NBC, 1992
  • Reba Monroe, The Runaway, CBS, 2000
  • Actress as Mrs. Packer, Back in the Day, BET, 2005
  • Specials
  • Jennifer Sanders, "The Celebrity and the Arcade Kid," ABC AfterschoolSpecials (also known as ABC Afterschool Special: The Celebrity and theArcade Kid), ABC, 1983
  • Best Talk in Town, 1984
  • Essence, 1985
  • Ebony/Jet Showcase, 1986
  • 50 Years of Soaps: An All-Star Celebration, CBS, 1994
  • Judge, The 78th Annual Miss America Pageant, ABC, 1998
  • Also appeared in Channel 7 Special Report and Righteous Apples.
  • Awards Presentations
  • The 14th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, ABC, 1987
  • The 19th Annual Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame, syndicated, 1992
  • Presenter, The 21st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, ABC, 1994
  • Presenter, The 22nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, NBC, 1995
  • The 12th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, syndicated, 1997
  • Presenter, The 14th Annual Soap Opera Awards, NBC, 1998
  • The 13th Annual Stellar Awards, syndicated, 1998
  • Presenter, The 14th Independent Spirit Awards, Independent Film Channel and Bravo, 1999
  • Presenter, The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, ABC, 2003
  • Episodic
  • Samantha, "The Break Up," Good Times, CBS, 1976
  • Ellen, "Friend in Need," Good Times, CBS, 1977
  • Stephine Jackson, "Like Father, Like Son/Don't Push Me/Second Chance," The Love Boat, ABC, 1978
  • (As Deborah Morgan Weldon) Delores Ray, "Delores, Of Course," The White Shadow, CBS, 1979
  • (As Deborah Morgan Weldon) Jody, "Falling Angels," The Incredible Hulk, CBS, 1980
  • (As Deborah Morgan-Weldon) "Hot Line," Trapper John, M.D., CBS, 1980
  • Charlene, "Love Is Blind," Sanford, NBC, 1981
  • "Ladies in Waiting," Trapper John, M.D., CBS, 1982
  • Carrie Mansfield, Loving, ABC, c. 1983
  • Herself, "Guys and Dolls Week," The Family Feud, ABC, 1985
  • Linda, "The Hand That Rocs the Cradle," Roc, Fox, 1991
  • Lisa Westin, "To Tell the Truth," A Different World, NBC, 1991
  • Melodie, "Brackenhooker," Herman's Head, Fox, 1992
  • Tracy, "Eat, Drink and Be Wary," The Cosby Show, NBC, 1992
  • Linda, "Crazy George in Love," Roc, Fox, 1993
  • Herself, The Rosie O'Donnell Show, syndicated, 1996
  • "Elephants in the Room," Any Day Now, Lifetime, 1999
  • "Smoochas Gracias," City of Angels, CBS, 2000
  • "You Think I Am Lying to You?," Any Day Now, Lifetime, 2000
  • Chloe Simons, "Mortality," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2001
  • Lynette Van Adams, "God Bless the Child," Soul Food, Showtime, 2001
  • Marilyn Chase, "Home Sweet Home," Providence, NBC, 2001
  • Marsha Shinn, "The Day After," The Practice, ABC, 2001
  • Lynette Van Adams, "Lovers and Other Strangers," Soul Food, Showtime, 2002
  • Herself, Pyramid, syndicated, 2002, 2003
  • Herself, SoapTalk, SoapNet, 2005
  • Appeared in episodes of other series, including Hour Magazine, syndicated; The Merv Griffin Show, NBC, syndicated, and CBS; and New York Style.
  • Pilots
  • Dr. Penelope Hackett, Learning Curve, The WB, 2000
  • Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2000
  • District attorney Lora Gibson, For the People (also known as Para la gente), Lifetime, 2002
  • Aileen Mooney, Touching Evil, USA Network, 2004
  • Film Appearances
  • Olga Winter (swinger), Cry Uncle! (also known as American Oddballs and Super Dick), 1970
  • (Uncredited) Morgan State student, Amazing Grace, 1974
  • Dite, Mandingo, Paramount, 1975
  • (Uncredited) Girl at Columbus Circle, Taxi Driver, Columbia, 1976
  • Vi, Monkey Hu$tle, American International Pictures, 1977
  • Dirty Mary, 1977
  • Mozelle Batiste Delacroix, Eve's Bayou, Trimark Pictures, 1997
  • Lauren Hubbs, Asunder, New Millennium Releasing, 1998
  • Mae Thelma, The Hurricane, United Artists, 1999
  • Ms. Rousseau, She's All That, Miramax, 1999
  • Nona McCall, Love & Basketball (also known as Love and Basketball), New Line Cinema, 2000
  • Twana, Woman Thou Art Loosed, Magnolia Pictures, 2004
  • Faye, The Black Man's Guide to Understanding Black Women, Urban Entertainment Group, 2005
  • Mrs. Manuree, Relative Strangers, Nu Image, 2005
  • Tonya, Coach Carter, Paramount, 2005
  • Some sources cite an appearance in the film The Feast, c. 1998.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Helen and understudy, What the Wine-Sellers Buy, New York Shakespeare Festival, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1974
  • Clemmie/Alma, Colored People's Time, Cherry Lane Theatre, New YorkCity, 1982
  • The Grapes of Ralph, Horse Trade Theatre Group, St. Mark's Theatre, New York City, 2000
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos
  • Dr. Angela "Angie" Baxter Hubbard Harrison Foster, Daytime's GreatestWeddings, Buena Vista Home Video, 2004
  • Music Videos
  • Cameo, "Attack Me with Your Love," c. 1985
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays
  • Pay the Price, 2000

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • People Weekly, November 24, 1997, pp. 165-66
    • TV Guide, November 28, 1998, p. 64
    • YM, September, 1983, pp. 44, 46

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