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Sandra Reaves-Phillips

Sandra Reaves-Phillips was born on December 23, 1944 in Mullins, South Carolina, USA. She is an actress, known for 'Round Midnight (1986), Lean on Me (1989) and For Love or Money (1993). See full bio »

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For Love or Money
Thu, Apr 22 5:30 AM PDT on MPLEX (620)
Lean on Me
Thu, Apr 22 8:30 AM PDT on BHER (182)

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Known For

'Round Midnight Buttercup
Lean on Me Mrs. Powers
Law & Order Landlady / Mrs. Thelma Crawford


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 2016 Good Funk
Eva Moore
 2015 Ma and Rhonda (Short)
 2013 Don't Hold Back (Short)
 2006 Trixie (Short)
 2002 Don't Explain
 1990-2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Landlady / Mrs. Thelma Crawford
- Armed Forces (2001) ... Landlady
- Out of the Half-Light (1990) ... Mrs. Thelma Crawford
 1999 Strangers with Candy (TV Series)
Walter Lee Younger
- Dreams on the Rocks (1999) ... Walter Lee Younger
 1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Eunetta Bryce
- Shades of Gray (1999) ... Eunetta Bryce (as Sandra Reeves-Phillips)
 1994 Following Her Heart (TV Movie)
Maisie (as Sandra Reaves)
 1993 For Love or Money
 1989 Lean on Me
Mrs. Powers
 1986 'Round Midnight
 1978 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
Mrs. Mulberry
- The Seven Wishes of Joanna Peabody (1978) ... Mrs. Mulberry (as Sandra Phillips)
 1975 The Happy Hooker
In the Pink (as Sandra Phillips)
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 1999 A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 16 January 1999 (1999) ... (performer: "SNATCH AND GRAB IT", "TROUBLE IN MIND", "C. C. RIDER (or SEE SEE RIDER)", "SO LONG, IT'S BEEN GOOD TO KNOW YUH")
 1989 Lean on Me (performer: "Lean on Me")
 1986 'Round Midnight (performer: "Put It Right Here")

Personal Details

Other Works:

(May 19 to June 14, 1987) Her musical, 'The Late Great Ladies of Blues & Jazz," was performed in The Arena Stage Theatre at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. See more »

Alternate Names:

Sandra Phillips | Sandra Reaves | Sandra Reeves-Phillips

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She was nominated for a 2010 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a revue for "Low Down Dirty Blues" at the Northlight Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.

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