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Whoopi Goldberg has been married three times. Her ex-husbands were: Alvin Martin, cinematographer David Claessen, and union organizer Lyle Trachtenberg. If you're ever asked "how many kids does Whoopi Goldberg have?" the answer is one: daughter Alexandrea "Alex" Martin born May 9, 1973.
List is made up of Whoopi Goldberg's exes like Ted Danson and Frank Langella.
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Photo: / Whoopi Goldberg was in a relationship with Michael Visbal from 2001 - 2004.
Photo: / After meeting on the set of Eddie in 1996, Whoopi Goldberg and Frank Langella dated for over five years.
Frank A. Langella, Jr. is an American stage and film actor. He has won three Tony Awards, two for Best Leading Actor in a Play for his performance as Richard Nixon in the play Frost/Nixon and for the role of Leslie in Edward Albee's Seascape. Additionally, Langella has won two Obie Awards and was
Birthplace: Bayonne, New Jersey, United States of America
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Photo: / Whoopi Goldberg was married to Lyle Trachtenberg from 1994 - 1995.
Whoopi Goldberg and Ted Danson.
Edward Bridge "Ted" Danson III is an American actor, author, and producer, well known for his role as lead character Sam Malone in the sitcom Cheers, and his role as Dr. John Becker on the sitcom Becker. He is currently starring in the CBS drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as D.B. Russell. He
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Mini Bio (1)
Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in the Chelsea section of Manhattan on November 13, 1955. Her mother, Emma (Harris), was a teacher and a nurse, and her father, Robert James Johnson, Jr., was a clergyman. Whoopi's recent ancestors were from Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. She worked in a funeral parlor and as a bricklayer while taking small parts on Broadway. She moved to California and worked with improv groups, including Spontaneous Combustion, and developed her skills as a stand-up comedienne. She came to prominence doing an HBO special and a one-woman show as. She has been known in her prosperous career as a unique and socially conscious talent with articulately liberal views. Among her boyfriends were and. She was married three times and was once addicted to drugs.
Goldberg first came to prominence with her starring role in (1985). She received much critical acclaim, and an Oscar nomination for her role and became a major star as a result. Subsequent efforts in the late 1980s were, at best, marginal hits. These movies mostly were off-beat to formulaic comedies like (1987), (1988) and (1986). She made her mark as a household name and a mainstay in Hollywood for her Oscar-winning role in the box office smash (1990). Whoopi Goldberg was at her most famous in the early 1990s, making regular appearances on (1987). She admitted to being a huge fan of the original (1966) series and jumped at the opportunity to star in "Star Trek: The Next Generation".
Goldberg received another smash hit role in (1992). Her fish-out-of-water with some flash seemed to resonate with audiences and it was a box office smash. Whoopi starred in some highly publicized and moderately successful comedies of this time, including (1993) and (1991). Goldberg followed up to her success with (1993), which was well-received but did not seem to match up to the first.
As the late 1990s approached, Goldberg seemed to alternate between lead roles in straight comedies such as (1996) and (1996), and took supporting parts in more independent minded movies, such as (1999) and (1998). Goldberg never forgot where she came from, hosting many tributes to other legendary entertainment figures. Her most recent movies include (2001) and the quietly received (2001). Goldberg contributes her voice to many cartoons, including (1994) and (1990), as Gaia, the voice of the earth. Alternating between big-budget movies, independent movies, tributes, documentaries, and even television movies (including (1995)).
Whoopi Goldberg is accredited as a truly unique and visible talent in Hollywood. Perhaps she will always be remembered as well for Comic Relief, playing an integral part in almost every benefit concert they had. Currently, Whoopi Goldberg is the center square in (1998) and frequently hosts the Academy Awards. She also is an author, with the book "Book".
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Dreadlocks and no eyebrows
The role of Guinan on (1987)
Born at 12:48pm-EST.
Discovered by director.
1994: Became the very first woman to host the Academy Awards solo.
2000: Broke up with boyfriend of five years.
Travels to locations by bus since she hates flying.
She won a Grammy Award for "Whoopi Goldberg: Direct From Broadway".
Once worked in a mortuary where her job was applying makeup to corpses.
1985: Listed as one of 12 Promising New Actors of 1985 in "John Willis's Screen World", Vol. 37.
Received an honorary degree from Wilson College in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.
Dropped out of high school and became addicted to heroin. She ended up marrying her drug counselor. She cleaned up and later divorced him. In 1974, she moved to California and helped found the San Diego Repertory Company, where she used the name, Whoopi Cushion. Before making it as an actress, she worked as a bank teller, a bricklayer and in a mortuary.
She was inspired to become an actress by watching ' portrayal of Nyota Uhura on the original (1966) series.
Mother of actress and producer.
Asked for a role on (1987) because she was a huge fan. She was given the role of Guinan, the head of the Ten-Forward lounge. Her character was named for legendary entertainer/nightclub owner.
Is an avid Fiesta Ware (china) collector.
2002: Won a Tony Award as a producer for Best Musical, "Thoroughly Modern Millie".
1985: Won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Performance Single or Album, Spoken or Musical for "Original Broadway Show Recording".
Was the second African-American woman to win an Academy Award. The first was.
Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 184-186. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387.
Has over four different action figures modeled after her character, Guinan from (1987) and the Star Trek films.
Is part-owner of Mary's Kitchen, a country store/kitchen in Malibu, California. It is staffed by "New Yorkers" and certain furnishings were imported from New York because Whoopi wanted a touch of home in Malibu.
On the British sitcom (1992) (episode "Gay"), she played a woman who arranges marriages. In her guest-starring role on (1993) (episode "The Pre-Nup"), she played a wedding planner.
Has a tattoo of Woodstock (the bird from the 's "Peanuts" cartoon strip) on her shoulder.
Granddaughter Amarah Skye was born on her 34th birthday.
When she was only 8, she performed with the Children's Program, the Hudson Guild and the Rubenstein Children's Theatre.
Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 44th Cannes International Film Festival in 1991.
Has her own production company, One Ho Productions, which backs most of her movies and television projects.
accompanied her to the 1986 Academy Awards when she was nominated for (1985).
Was one of the eulogists at 's funeral in 1991, along with other Star Trek stars and.
Has done a private stand-up comedy routine entitled "If E.T. landed in Oakland" in front of, among others, and, which eventually won her the lead in (1985), which Spielberg directed.
Is one of only four actresses who won the quadruple crown of acting: The Oscar, Tony, Emmy and Grammy.
Her performance as Oda Mae Brown in (1990) is ranked #95 on Premiere magazine's 100 Greatest Movie Characters of All Time.
Good friends with and.
She was awarded the Annual Kennedy Centre Mark Twain Prize for Comedy.
Is the first woman to host the Academy Awards on her own. She hosted them in 2002, 1999, 1996 and 1994.
Is one of 10 African-American actresses to receive a Best Actress Oscar nomination. The others in chronological order are:,,,,,,, and.
Is one of only 10 individuals who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony Award (counting Daytime Emmy Awards).
She worked as a dishwasher at a restaurant called "Big Kitchen" at 3003 Grape Street in San Diego, California.
Has performed all her own singing in the Sister Act movies. Her co-stars have claimed that they were surprised at her vocal ability.
Has a brother who is seven years older.
Is one of 7 African-American actresses to have won an Academy Award. The others, in chronological order, are for (1939), for (2001), for (2006), for (2009), for (2011) and for (2016).
She studied drama at HB Studio in Greenwich Village, New York City.
Grandmother to Amarah Skye (born 1989), Jerzey (born 1995) and Mason (born 1998), via daughter.
Is an active pro-choice campaigner, having undergone the procedure herself at age 14.
Owns a cat named Oliver.
Is one of two African-American actresses (the other being ) to have been nominated for an Academy Award in both the Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress categories.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6841 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on July 20, 2001.
While working as a waitress at San Diego's "Big Kitchen" café in 1978, she witnessed PSA flight #182 falling from the sky in flames following a mid-air collision. The sight was so traumatic, that to this day she will not fly on an airplane.
Is one of only 14 individuals who are an "EGOT", meaning that she has received at least one of all of the four major entertainment awards: an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony. The other recipients, in chronological order, are,,,,,,,,,,, and. However, three of the 14 recipients did receive one non-competitive award: Barbra Streisand won a Special Tony, Liza Minnelli won a Special Grammy, and James Earl Jones won a Special Oscar.
Is a staunch liberal Democrat.
Was the 101st actress to receive an Academy Award; she won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for (1990) at (1991) on March 25, 1991.
Great-granddaughter Charlie Rose was born March 15, 2014.
Close friends with and.
When signing autographs, she only signs her first name Whoopi.
Longtime friends with. She even attended Rivers' funeral, on September 7, 2014.
As of 2015, has appeared in three films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: (1985), (1990) and (2010).
Is one of 22 Oscar-winning actresses to have been born in the state of New York. The others are,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, and.
She and fellow (1994) cast member were both nominees for the first ever Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator in 2014; Irons won.
30 years after winning the Golden Globe for playing Celie in "The Color Purple," winner of "Vintage Performance by an Actress in 1985" at the first Vintage Film Awards.
Ironically, she used to lie about her age to seem OLDER - by six years, claiming a 1949 birthdate. Such is almost unheard of, since most public figures prefer their ages to be younger in print.
Counts as a longtime close friend and confidant ('big brother').
Credits friend with vouching for her team position on the popular TV series (1997), a post she commenced on 4 September 2007 replacing.
Suffers from dyslexia, a condition that affected her studies and ultimately prompted her to drop out of high school at the age of 17.
Lived and worked for significant parts of the years 1979, 1980 and 1981 in the former East Germany where she was part of an acting troupe.
One of her favorite movies is (1967).
Her mentor was the late.
Smoked cigarettes for over forty years, she quit completely in 2015.
In a 2017 interview on the British television chat show (1999), she revealed that she is a big fan of the long-running BBC series (1985) and (1963)/ (2005), and as a child she had wanted to live in England because it was where came from.
Her nickname "Whoopi" evolved during a time when she used to do stand-up comedy in small clubs that didn't have much room backstage for changing, so she would fart a lot during her routines and people would quip that she was like a "Whoopee Cushion".
Once owned a night club in Los Angeles with famed OJ Simpson lawyer, Robert Shapiro at the time of the Nicole Simpson / Ron Goldman killings.
Personal Quotes (27)
[on critics, on the (1999)] You can say whatever you want about me, but talk about my daughter and I'll beat your ass up.
[while hosting the (1999)] (1998). Wasn't that the Story?
My family is Jewish, Buddhist, Baptist and Catholic. I don't believe in man-made religions.
I'm a big old egotistical baby and that's okay. I can accept it.
[on, author of "The Color Purple", on her efforts to get a role in the film ( (1985)) that was made from it] I told her I would play a Venetian blind, dirt on the floor, anything.
Actors have no color. That's the art form.
[in 1994 interview, on African-American actors in Hollywood] I don't know if I'm the one who should be commenting on the situation. I can't complain about the amount of work that's out there. I am black. But I didn't become black yesterday. I'm black and I'm getting the work and I'm doing some good things, but I realize many black actors and actresses are not being given the opportunities. The industry has got to stop thinking in terms of black and white and has to start thinking in terms of who is right, regardless of color, for the role.
[in 1994 interview, on (1966)] I know I'm never going up, for real, in anybody's rocket ship. I know this because I hate to fly. 's vision always included a multi-ethnic group of people. I thought that was pretty amazing. Being on Star Trek has been a great way to sort of expand on the universe and be a part of it.
[in 1994 interview, on how she got cast on (1987)] I did it because, frankly, I couldn't get any other work then. I liked the show, so I asked if I could be on it. As a matter of fact, I asked twice. The first time, I sent a message to asking him to tell the producers that I would really like to be on the show. He got the message to the producers and they said, "Yeah, right. Whoopi wants to do Star Trek." One of the members  left the show and I heard about it, so I approached the show's producers again and said, "Listen, I don't know if you know it or not, but I've been trying for a long time now to get on this show." They said LeVar had told them about it and they thought he was kidding. I told them I can't do all the episodes but I would like to do some of them. "Can I have the job?" They finally said, "Sure, we'll build you a bar." And they built me Ten-Forward. I got to go in and be really sage and wear great hats. I also got to hang out with some extraordinary people, like, LeVar and.
[2002 interview, on working with the cast of (1987)] The connections between us is family. It's just family. And it's unshakable, you know. Because you look around and you see a great part of your active adult life. Great part of my active adult life was spent with the cast and crew of Star Trek.
Nobody ever encouraged me in this business. I encouraged myself. I was a very dull and shy child. I was the last person you would expect to be a success in this business. But I always felt if I kept going something would happen. But I even surprised myself at times. When I was doing ensemble theater and comedy work, I felt I had some talents. But when I started doing my shows in Berkeley and found that I could be funny on my own, I was shocked.
[from a 1990 interview] None of the stuff I've done will ever cure cancer. It's entertainment and some of it has been better entertainment than others. (1990) is a good little movie, like (1986), which I've changed my mind about and am finally able to watch. (1987) and (1988) are good little movies. There's also a couple I don't care for. (1988) read brilliantly but was cockadoo on the screen. I'm also not crazy about (1987); it could have been a whole lot better. I've done good stuff and bad stuff. That's what careers are all about.
[at the 1996 MTV Movie Awards, when she was very pleased to see won the award for (1996)]: Any Motion Picture Award program would give a big hand to Bob Barker. I have to come to; because that's very big, and Bob told me he was surprised at what happened. See, you never know, you never know!
In my opinion isn't a racist. That isn't sticking up for someone. I know him, I've spent time with him, my family have spent time with him - I'd have noticed if he was racist. On slow news days people hear what they want to hear. I didn't stick up for him but I said I've met real racists and he isn't one of them. He's a bonehead.
I am where I am because I believe in all possibilities.
[on (1995)] I haven't seen that many poles mistreated since World War II.
Most kids give you a watch or a wallet on your birthday, or a pocketbook or some flowers. My kid gave me a granddaughter instead. It was the best gift she could ever have given me.
I'm as American as Chevrolet.
It bums me out tremendously what the church has become, and if it's got me bummed, imagine what Jesus Christ must be feeling.
[on smoking marijuana] Just because I do it doesn't mean you should do it.
[At age 11, coming home late after seeing "The Nutcracker" on her own] And then you have to decide if you were going to tell the truth or if you were going to lie. I had a mother who demanded that you tell the truth or be insanely creative abut lying. It had to be a good story. If it was a terrible story, you and the risk of really having her disappointed in your lack of imagination.
The first time I saw the city through adult eyes was when I stumbled across a guy peeing. He was peeing outside! I was like "Wow! That's really freaky." That was the first time I realized that grown-ups were weird, and that I was probably going to be one of them.
[on her Academy Award for (1990)] I've said it before and I'll say it again: because of, I got that movie. Because of Patrick Swayze, I have an Oscar.
[on the death of ] This was a well-fought battle. Patrick fought like the dickens to survive it, or to get through it. He never thought of himself as someone who was dying. He said, "You know, we're all dying." And so his attitude was "Until it kills me, I'm going to keep doing what I'm doing." He worked, he did his show, he just was a cat that never gave up. I would like to be able to be that.
I wish I had known sooner that I like being on my own. If i'd figured that out earlier, I probably wouldn't have gotten married three times.
There's only one alternative to getting older, so suck it up.
An actress can only play a woman. I'm an actor. I can play anything.
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