• Whoopi  Goldberg

    Whoopi Goldberg

    Born on November 13th, 1955

    From New York, New York

Filmography

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Awards & Nominations

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Emmy (Daytime) (2018)
Nominated
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
Emmy (Daytime) (2017)
Nominated
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
Emmy (Daytime) (2016)
Nominated
Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host
Emmy (Daytime) (2014)
Nominated
Outstanding Talk Show Host
Emmy (Daytime) (2011)
Nominated
Outstanding Talk Show Host
Emmy (Daytime) (2010)
Nominated
Outstanding Talk Show Host
Emmy (Daytime) (2009)
Won
Outstanding Talk Show Host
Nominated
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Nominated
Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program
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Sister Act

When lively lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier (Whoopi Goldberg) sees her mobster beau, Vince LaRocca (Harvey Keitel), commit murder, she is relocated for her protection. Set up in the guise of a nun in a California convent, Deloris proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. In an effort to keep her out of trouble, they assign Deloris to the convent's choir, an ensemble that she soon turns into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention.

Golden Globe (1993)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Ghost Poster

Ghost

Sam Wheat (Patrick Swayze) is a banker, Molly Jensen (Demi Moore) is an artist, and the two are madly in love. However, when Sam is murdered by friend and corrupt business partner Carl Bruner (Tony Goldwyn) over a shady business deal, he is left to roam the earth as a powerless spirit. When he learns of Carl's betrayal, Sam must seek the help of psychic Oda Mae Brown (Whoopi Goldberg) to set things right and protect Molly from Carl and his goons.

Golden Globe (1991)
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1991)
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role
Won
Actress in a Supporting Role