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Whoopi Goldberg

Autor(a) de Book

34+ Works 1,797 Membros 44 Reviews

About the Author

Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in New York City on November 13, 1955. She worked in a funeral parlor and as a bricklayer while taking small parts on Broadway. She moved to California and worked with improv groups, including Spontaneous Combustion. She came to prominence doing an HBO mostrar mais special and a one-woman show as Moms Mabley. She made her film debut in The Color Purple and won a Golden Globe Award for her role as Celie. She also appeared in Sister Act, Sister Act 2, The Lion King, Made in America, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Girl, Interrupted and Rat Race. She won a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Oda Mae Brown in Ghost. She has won a Grammy, seven Emmys, two Golden Globes, a Tony, an Oscar, a British Academy Film Award, and four People's Choice Awards. She has been the moderator of the daytime talk show The View since 2007. She has also written several books including the Sugar Plum Ballerinas series, Book, and Is It Just Me? Or Is It Nuts Out There? (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Séries

Obras de Whoopi Goldberg

Book (1997) 355 cópias
Is It Just Me?: Or is it nuts out there? (2010) — Narrador, algumas edições296 cópias
Whoopi's Big Book of Manners (2006) 146 cópias
Alice (1992) 75 cópias
Bits and Pieces: My Mother, My Brother, and Me — Narrador, algumas edições26 cópias
Fatal Beauty [1987 film] (2001) 7 cópias

Associated Works

Nightmares & Dreamscapes (1993) — Narrador, algumas edições8,415 cópias
Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (1993) — Narrador, algumas edições1,376 cópias
The Lion King [1994 film] (1994) — Voice — 1,256 cópias
Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales (2002) — Narrador — 568 cópias
The Complete Peanuts: 1959-1960 Dailies & Sundays (2006) — Introdução — 526 cópias
Ghost [1990 film] (1990) — Actor — 433 cópias
The Color Purple [1985 film] (1985) — Actor — 316 cópias
Kabu Kabu (2013) — Prefácio — 293 cópias
The Lion King 1½ [2004 film] (2004) — Actor — 283 cópias
Star Trek Generations [1994 film] (1994) — Actor — 240 cópias
The Pagemaster [1994 film] (1994) — Voice actor — 230 cópias
Sister Act [1992 film] (1992) — Actor — 229 cópias
The Little Rascals [1994 film] (1994) — Actor — 226 cópias
Girl, Interrupted [2000 film] (2000) — Actor — 214 cópias
Rat Race [2001 film] (2001) — Actor — 212 cópias
Liberty's Kids [2002 TV series] (2002) — Actor — 189 cópias
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles [2014 film] (2014) — Actor — 183 cópias
Camino Ghosts (2024) — Narrador, algumas edições155 cópias
The Complete Peanuts Box Set: 1959-1962 [1959] (2006) — Introdução — 127 cópias
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (1996) — Contribuinte — 119 cópias
Sister Act [and] Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (2007) — Actor — 105 cópias
The Player [1992 film] (1992) — Actor — 103 cópias
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella [1997 TV movie] (1997) — Actor; Actor — 98 cópias
The Celluloid Closet [1995 film] (1995) — Self — 87 cópias
Jumpin' Jack Flash [1986 film] (1986) — Actor — 79 cópias
Honey, Hush! An Anthology of African American Women's Humor (1997) — Contribuinte — 78 cópias
Boys on the Side [1995 film] (1995) — Actor — 75 cópias
Corrina, Corrina [1994 film] (1994) — Actor — 71 cópias
Everyone's Hero [2006 film] (2006) — Actor — 63 cópias
The Rugrats Movie [1998 film] (1998) — Actor — 59 cópias
Monkeybone [2001 film] (2012) — Actor — 41 cópias
Burglar [1987 film] (1987) 40 cópias
Soapdish [1991 film] (1991) 40 cópias
The Long Walk Home [1990 film] (1990) — Cast — 37 cópias
Supreme Glamour (2019) — Prefácio — 36 cópias
The Deep End of the Ocean [1999 film] (1999) — Actor — 35 cópias
Made in America [1993 film] (1993) 34 cópias
For Colored Girls [2010 film] (2010) — Actor — 31 cópias
Call me Claus [2001 TV movie] (2001) — Actor — 30 cópias
How Stella Got Her Groove Back [1998 film] (1998) — Actor — 28 cópias
The Associate [1996 film] (1996) — Actor — 25 cópias
A Little Bit of Heaven [2011 film] (2011) — Actor — 25 cópias
Blizzard [2003 film] (2003) — Actor — 23 cópias
Ghosts of Mississippi [1996 film] (1996) — Actor — 22 cópias
Koi and the Kola Nuts (1991) — Narrador, algumas edições21 cópias
Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer [1998 film] (1998) — Actor — 21 cópias
Eddie [1996 film] (2009) — Actor — 17 cópias
A Knight in Camelot [1998 film] (2001) — Actor — 15 cópias
Liberation [1994 Documentary film] (1994) — Narrador — 14 cópias
The Best of Elmo [1994 film] (1994) — Guest — 13 cópias
The Little Engine That Could [2011 film] (2012) — Actor — 12 cópias
Till [2022 film] (2023) — Actor — 12 cópias
Moonlight and Valentino [1995 film] (2001) — Actor — 10 cópias
Searching for Debra Winger [2002 film] (2004) — Actor — 10 cópias
Sarafina! [1992 film] (1993) 10 cópias
Get Bruce [1999 film] (1999) — Actor — 9 cópias
In the Gloaming [1997 film] (1997) — Actor — 9 cópias
Rolling Stones: Voodoo Lounge [1995 film] (1995) — Actor — 7 cópias
Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Season 1 (1990) — Actor — 6 cópias
Meerkat Manor: The Story Begins — Narrador — 5 cópias
Bogus [1996 film] (1996) — Actor — 5 cópias
9/11 [2017 Film] (2017) — Actor — 4 cópias
Theodore Rex (1996) — Actor — 4 cópias
Disney Villains: Simply Sinister Songs (2010) — Contribuinte — 3 cópias
Homer and Eddie [1989 film] — Actor — 3 cópias
The Telephone [1988 film] (1999) — Actor — 3 cópias
Clara's Heart [1988 film] (1988) — Actor — 3 cópias
Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Season 3 (1992) — Actor — 2 cópias
Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Season 2 (1991) — Actor — 2 cópias
My Father's Dragon [2022 film] (2022) — Actor — 2 cópias
Kiss Shot (1989) — Actor — 2 cópias
Bagdad Cafe {television series} (1990) — Actor — 1 exemplar(es)
Butterfly in the Sky [2022 film] (2022) — Self — 1 exemplar(es)
Reading Rainbow: Amazing Grace [1993 TV episode] (1993) — Interviewee — 1 exemplar(es)

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Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Johnson, Caryn Elaine (birth)
Data de nascimento
1950-11-13
Sexo
female
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
New York, New York, USA
Educação
at home
Ocupação
actor
television presenter
Premiações
Mark Twain Prize for American Humor (2001)

Membros

Resenhas

Bits and Pieces: My Mother, My Brother and Me

I Picked Up This Book Because: I’ve enjoyed other work from this author.

Media Type: Audiobook
Source: BC Public Library
Dates Read: 5/21/24 - 5/23/24
Rating: 4 Stars
Narrator(s): Whoopi Goldberg

The Story:
Ms. Goldberg’s writing is darn near poetic. She made Coney Island sound like a garden oasis. It was interesting seeing how her career took off and how she came to be where she is.… (mais)
 
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bookjunkie57 | 1 outra resenha | May 26, 2024 |
#1 in the Plum Fantastic Series
 
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vviewlibrary | outras 7 resenhas | May 18, 2024 |
This entertaining picture book, filled with the do's and don'ts of common courtesy, provides an
abundance of tips and techniques for how to behave in polite company.
 
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CarrieFortuneLibrary | 1 outra resenha | Sep 7, 2022 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
34
Also by
89
Membros
1,797
Popularidade
#14,315
Avaliação
3.8
Resenhas
44
ISBNs
107
Idiomas
2

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