The Tomatometer rating – based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and
television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and TV programming quality
for millions of moviegoers. It represents the percentage of professional critic reviews
that are positive for a given film or television show.
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The Tomatometer is 60% or higher.
The Tomatometer is 59% or lower.
Movies and TV shows are Certified Fresh with a steady Tomatometer of 75% or
higher after a set amount of reviews (80 for wide-release movies, 40 for
limited-release movies, 20 for TV shows), including 5 reviews from Top Critics.
Percentage of users who rate a movie or TV show positively.
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.