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Rosetta Olive Burton Net Worth

Rosetta Olive Burton Net Worth is
$800,000

Rosetta Olive Burton Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Rosetta LeNoire (born Rosetta Olive Burton; August 8, 1911 – March 17, 2002) was an American stage, screen, and television actress, as well as a Broadway producer and casting agent. LeNoire is known to contemporary audiences for her work in television. She had regular roles on the series Gimme a Break! and Amen. But she is arguably best known for her role as Estelle "Mother" Winslow (Carl's mother) on the CBS/ABC sitcom Family Matters which ran from 1989-1998.In 1999, she was awarded the National Medal of Arts.
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Date Of BirthAugust 8, 1911
Died2002-03-17
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, U.S.
Height5' 2" (1.57 m)
ProfessionActress, Soundtrack
SpouseWilliam LeNoire
Star SignLeo
#Quote
1I produce musicals. Music is one avenue where no one seems to have any discriminatory attitudes. Theatre techniques are a marvelous implement to bring people of all races, colors and creeds together.
#Fact
1She was a staunch liberal Democrat.
2Goddaughter of Bill Robinson.
3Famous for portraying the role of Estelle Winslow on Family Matters (1989).
4She was awarded the American National Medal of the Arts in 1999 for her services to the arts.
5Suffered from diabetes for many years.
6Husband Egbert Brown, who owned a fleet of cabs, died in 1974.
7Her mother died of pneumonia at age 27 after giving birth to her brother in a Harlem hospital corridor because segregationist policies barred her from using a room.
8Suffered from rickets as a child and had to wear leg braces for 13 years.
9Was directed by Orson Welles in a landmark, all-black version of "Macbeth" in the 1930s.
10Her father was one of the first licensed plumbers in New York State.
11She took care of James Earl Jones when he was an infant, while she was a member of his father's acting troupe.
12Was a Broadway producer.

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cosby1998TV SeriesNurse
Maverick Square1990TV MovieMrs. Lewis
Amen1987-1988TV SeriesLeola Forbes / Leola Hudson
The Father Clements Story1987TV MovieMrs. Clements
Gimme a Break!1985-1987TV SeriesMaybelle 'Mama' Harper / Maybelle Harper
Whatever It Takes1986Millie
Tales from the Darkside1985TV SeriesMiss Gillis
Brewster's Millions1985Judge R. Woods (as Rosetta Le Noire)
Great Performances1984TV SeriesRheba
Lily in Love1984Rosanna
The Brother from Another Planet1984Mama
Moscow on the Hudson1984The Judge (as Rosetta Le Noire)
Daniel1983Prison Matron
Benny's Place1982TV Movie
Big Blonde1980TV MovieNettie
Mandy's Grandmother1978ShortLibrarian
Fantasy Island1978TV SeriesMama La
The Royal Family1977TV MovieDella
Ryan's Hope1977TV SeriesMiriam George
Thank You, M'am1976ShortMrs. Luella Bates Washington Jones
The Sunshine Boys1975/IOdessa, Willy's nurse (as Rosetta Le Noire)
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner1975TV MovieTillie
Fritz the Cat1972Bertha / Additional Female Crows (voice)
The Coming Asunder of Jimmy Bright1971TV Movie
A World Apart1969TV SeriesMatilda
The Doctors and the Nurses1964TV SeriesBessie
Another World1964TV SeriesGloria Metcalf (1972)
Armstrong Circle Theatre1962TV SeriesKathy
Play of the Week1960TV SeriesBelle
Anna Lucasta1958Stella (as Rosetta Lenoire)
The Green Pastures1957TV MovieNoah's Wife
Studio One in Hollywood1957TV SeriesMary Ellen Bailey / Maid
Guiding Light1952TV SeriesLeona Herbert (1971-1972)

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Family Matters1990TV Series performer - 1 episode

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist1998Documentary thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Curtain Call2000Short documentaryHerself
E! Mysteries & Scandals2000TV Series documentaryHerself
Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist1998DocumentaryHerself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996TV SeriesHerself
The Chuck Woolery Show1991TV SeriesHerself
The 39th Annual Tony Awards1985TV SpecialHerself Presenter: Special Award to the N.Y. State Council on the Arts (as Rosetta Le Noire)
Medicus Film of New York World's Fair1940DocumentaryHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Family Matters1995TV SeriesEstelle Winslow

Known for movies


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