Character actress, Beah Richards, was born Beulah Richardson on Jul 12, 1920 in Vicksburg, MS. Richards died at the age of 80 on Sep 14, 2000 in Vicksburg, MS and was cremated and her ashes scattered across a Confederate Cemetery In Vicksburg MS.
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Although Richards was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1967||Best Supporting Actress||Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)||Mrs. Prentice||Nominated|
Reeve Scott: No, Mama.
Rose Scott: Well, sometin's hasn't changed your mood since breakfast. Tell me.
Reeve Scott: Mama, you better dan anyo' dat radar dey had out in de Souf Pacific.
Rose Scott: I don' know nothin' 'bout radar, but I know when sometin's plaguin' ma chile.
Charlie Cotchipee: Idella, sometimes I think I oughta run away from home.
Idella Landy: I know, but you already tried that, honey.
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