Lynn Whitfield

May 6, 1953


African American leading lady Lynn Whitfield made her film bow in 1983's Dr. Detroit. Three years later, the Louisiana born and bred Whitfield played the title character in the fact-based TV movie Johnnie Mae Gibson: FBI, the story of the first black female FBI agent. After gaining recognition for her work in a number of TV dramas, including The Women… More


Lynn Whitfield Videos

The Last Letter
2 minutes 38 seconds
Somebody's Child
1 minutes 15 seconds
King's Faith
2 minutes 21 seconds
24-Hour Love
2 minutes 51 seconds

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