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Zara Cully

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Birthday: Jan 26, 1892

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Taught acting classes for more than a decade on her own and at Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, FL. Appeared on the CBS drama Playhouse 90. Movie debut was in the 1969 drama The Learning Tree. First regular TV series role was as Mother Jefferson on the CBS comedy show The Jeffersons; made first appearance in 1975. Used to take public transportation to auditions because she never learned how to drive.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet Darktown Strutters (Get Down and Boogie) Lorelai 1975
No Score Yet Sugar Hill Mama Maitresse 1974
No Score Yet Dream for Christmas Beth Rogers 1973
No Score Yet Brother John Miss Nettie 1971
No Score Yet The Liberation of L.B. Jones Mama Lavorn 1970
No Score Yet WUSA White-Haired Woman 1970

TV

Credit
No Score Yet The Jeffersons
1975-1985
Mother Jefferson 2019
1978
1977
1976
1975
No Score Yet All in the Family
1971-1979
Mother Jefferson 1975
1974
No Score Yet Night Gallery
1970-1973
Emba 1972
1971

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