Caryn Elaine Johnson, better known by her stage name Whoopi Goldberg, is an American comedian, actress, political activist, writer, producer, television host and singer. Wikipedia Born: November 13, 1955
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Whoopi Goldberg: First black actress to receive two acting nominations overall; Second Black Actress to win Best Supporting Actress.
Whoopi Goldberg to have front ‘view’ of NYC Halloween Parade
Whoopi Goldberg sports an elaborate hairdo as part of her Halloween costume during an episode of talk show 'The View'
Whoopi Goldberg (born 1955), is the first and only African American to receive Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony (EGOT) awards. She received her fourth distinct award in 2002. Between 1985 and 2009, Goldberg received a total of 6 awards. Goldberg is the most recent EGOT “winner”, the first to win the Oscar as their second award, and the first to win two of their awards in the same year (she won both her first Daytime Emmy and her Tony in 2002).
The Color Purple (1985)
Celie played by Whoopi Goldberg in The Color Purple....One time where the movie was actually as good as the book! LOVED Whoopi in this role ..
Nelson Mandela stands with Whoopi Goldberg at the opening day ceremony of the 2002 Tribeca Film festival in New York
Patrick Swayze and Whoopi Goldberg for "Ghost" (1990) Whoopi Goldberg - Best Supporting Actress Oscar 1990
When a kitten that survived being thrown from a moving car on New York's Verrazano Bridge visited the show in 2011, he captured The View host's heart. Vinny later moved in with Goldberg and her other cat, Oliver.