Lisa Gay Hamilton - Rotten Tomatoes

Lisa Gay Hamilton

Highest Rated:   92% Take Shelter (2011)
Lowest Rated:   14% Deception (2008)
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Made her Broadway debut as Grace in the original production of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play The Piano Lesson in 1990. Appeared in several stage productions with the New York Shakespeare Festival on the Delacorte Stage in Central Park. Won an Obie Award, Drama Desk Award and Clarence Derwent Award for her role as Veronica in Athol Fugard's Valley Song at the Manhattan Theatre Club in 1995. Played the role of Black Mary in August Wilson's Broadway production of Gem of the Ocean. Received a 2004 Peabody Award for a documentary film she directed titled Beah: A Black Woman Speaks.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Redemption Trail
  • Tess
2014
53% Lovelace
  • Marsha
$0.3M 2013
92% Take Shelter
  • Kendra
$1.6M 2011
21% Beastly
  • Zola
$27.9M 2011
79% Mother and Child
  • Leticia
$1.2M 2010
56% The Soloist
  • Jennifer Ayers-Moore
$31.7M 2009
14% Deception
  • Det. Russo
$4.6M 2008
68% Honeydripper
  • Delilah Purvis
2007
75% Nine Lives
  • Holly
$0.2M 2005
33% The Truth About Charlie
  • Lola
$5.3M 2002
No Score Yet Ten Tiny Love Stories
  • Actor
2002
71% Hamlet
  • Ophelia
2000
No Score Yet A House Divided
  • Julia
2000
55% True Crime
  • Bonnie
1999
78% Beloved
  • Younger Sethe
1998
51% Halloween H2O
  • Shirl
1998
87% Jackie Brown
  • Sheronda
1997
No Score Yet Last Breath
  • Dr. Quinlan
1997
No Score Yet Nick and Jane
  • Vickie
1996
No Score Yet Clarissa
  • Actor
1995
50% Drunks
  • Brenda
1995
64% Palookaville
  • Betty
1995
42% Naked in New York
  • Marty
1994
43% Krush Groove
  • Aisha
1985

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
80% Chance
2016
  • Suzanne Silver
  • 2016
86% Grimm
2011
  • Actor
  • 2014
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
  • Teresa Randall
  • 2013
  • 2006
No Score Yet Numb3rs
2005-2010
  • Sari Kinshasa
  • 2007
No Score Yet Without a Trace
2002-2009
  • Sherise Gibbs
  • 2006
No Score Yet ER
1994-2009
  • Nadine Hopkins
  • 2005
No Score Yet Independent Lens
1999
  • Voice
  • 2005
No Score Yet The L Word
2004-2009
  • Guest
  • Actor
  • 2004
No Score Yet The Practice
1997-2004
  • Rebecca Washington
  • 2003
  • 2002
  • 2001
  • 2000
  • 1999
  • 1998
  • 1997
No Score Yet Law & Order
1990-2010
  • Denise Johnson Denise
  • 1995

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