WorldCat Identities

Uggams, Leslie

Overview
Works: 207 works in 320 publications in 3 languages and 9,334 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television mini-series  History  Historical television programs  Biographical television programs  Comedy films  Superhero films  Action and adventure films  Dark comedy films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Singer, Lyricist, Host, Recipient, Interviewee
Classifications: E185.97.H24, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Leslie Uggams
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Deadpool by Tim Miller( Visual )

11 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon Marvel Comics' most unconventional anti-hero, the film tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life
Song yet sung by James McBride( Recording )

12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pre-Civil War Maryland a beautiful young runaway slave, Liz Spocott suffers a head wound and falls into a coma. When she awakens she can see the future which helps her and fellow slaves escape the slave-catchers
Hallelujah, baby : original Broadway cast by Jule Styne( Recording )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Roots : the complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Sesame Street( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leslie Uggams is celebrating Christmas on Sesame Street. But since Oscar the Grouch is being a right old scrooge, she decides to teach him a lesson by imploring Anne Murray, Imogen Coca and Dickie Smothers to pose as the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future. Have a hot cocoa with Henry Fonda. Michael Jackson helps Oscar to understand the Spirit of Christmas
Toe to toe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tosha is an African-American scholarship student from Anacostia, one of Washington`s poorest areas. Jesse is a troubled and promiscuous white girl from the ritzy suburbs of Maryland. The two forge a close and genuine bond on the lacrosse field, but their friendship unravels as they navigate through race and class-related obstacles. When Jesse and Tosha discover that they've both been dating the same boy, the conflict becomes explosive
Sugar Hill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roemello Skuggs (Wesley Snipes) and his older brother Raynathan (Michael Wright) grew up in Harlem with junkies for a mother and father. At an early age, the boys began working for one of the local bosses, Gus (Abe Vigoda). As the years go by, their influence and power expands, until they have become the premier drug dealers in the neighborhood, wielding power to be reckoned with. But Roemello is becoming disillusioned with his life of crime, and is desperately seeking a way out, even as Raynathan tries to keep the "team" together
The Leslie Uggams beauty book by Leslie Uggams( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puttin' on the ritz : the great Hollywood musicals( Recording )

2 editions published in 1995 in German and English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carol Channing, Leslie Uggams, Andrea McArdle in Jerry's Girls by Jerry Herman( Recording )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skyjacked( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Minneapolis-bound commercial air flight is hijacked to Russia by a deranged war vet. All that stands between the terrified passengers and doom is the steely resolve of Captain Hank O'Hara
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Pipe dream by Richard Rodgers( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth episode of an adaption of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants. Kunta Kinte's daughter Kizzy is sold at age 16 to a new "Master" and bears his son, who grows up to become the fun-loving Chicken George. Kizzy, who has a strong resolve to keep her heritage alive, returns to her birthplace and learns of her parents' fates
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth episode of an adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Jerome Kern by Jerome Kern( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Backstairs at the White House( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
 
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Alternative Names
Leslie Uggams actrice américaine

Leslie Uggams Amerikaans actrice

Leslie Uggams amerikansk skådespelare

Leslie Uggams amerikansk skodespelar

Leslie Uggams amerikansk skuespiller

Leslie Uggams attrice e cantante statunitense

Leslie Uggams US-amerikanische Schauspielerin und Sängerin

Лесли Аггамс американская актриса и певица

Уггамс, Лесли

Լեսլի Ագամս

لزلی اوگامس بازیگر آمریکایی

레슬리 어검스 미국의 배우, 가수

レスリー・アガムス

萊絲莉·奧甘絲

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