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Devine, Loretta

Overview
Works: 184 works in 432 publications in 5 languages and 24,483 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Interviewee, vac
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Loretta Devine
Waiting to exhale by Forest Whitaker( Visual )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of four African-American women who journey through a modern labyrinth of husbands and lovers, jobs and makeovers. Savannah Jackson moves from Denver to Phoenix, the home of her best friend, Bernadine, intent on becoming a successful TV producer and snagging Mr. Right. Bernadine learns that her husband is leaving her for his younger, white bookkeeper. Their highly successful, sexually adventurous friend, Robin Stokes, cannot stay away from attractive men who lie and cheat. Gloria Johnson does not seek solace in men but finds it in food, her trendy hair salon and her precocious but difficult son, Tarik. Tarik is growing up and Gloria is about to set out into the world again. In one year, they weather these challenges under an umbrella of friendship
For colored girls by Janet Jackson( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2( Visual )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adorable Chihuahuas, Chloe and Papi, are back and excited to begin their new life together! With their family of five pups, they are enjoying living in Aunt Vivian's mansion while she and her niece, Rachel, are on vacation. Rachel's friend Sam Cortez is looking after the mansion when he finds out that his own house is going to be taken away from his family. Chloe and Papi know they have to take action. With the help of their puppies and their German Shepard friend, will they be able to save the day?
Death at a funeral by Neil LaBute( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Aaron's father dies, he must organize the funeral and give the eulogy. Keeping things civil is a problem right from the start when the undertaker makes a horrifying mistake. Then his brother, Ryan wants to be in the spotlight and refuses to pay for anything. But this is nothing compared to information received from a mysterious guest at the funeral who tries to expose way too many family secrets. Remake of the 2007 English film, also written by Dean Craig
Jumping the broom( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cast is large, well chosen, and diverting."--Roger Ebert
This Christmas by Alexander Gruszynski( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time in years, the entire Whitfield clan comes home to celebrate Christmas and learn through the drama and emotional baggage how to be a family once again
Tyler Perry's Madea's big happy family( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madea, everyone's favorite wise-cracking, take-no-prisoners grandma, jumps into action when her niece, Shirley, receives distressing news about her health. All Shirley wants is to gather her three adult children around her and share the news as a family. It's up to Madea, with the help of the equally rambunctious Aunt Bam, to gather the clan together and make things right the only way she knows how: with a lot of tough love, laughter, and the revelation of a long-buried family secret
The preacher's wife by Whitney Houston( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled Newark minister Henry Biggs prays for heavenly help that comes in the form of an 'angelic' friend named Dudley. Dudley helps the minister see the true spirit of Christmas and beauty in his wife
Doc McStuffins( Visual )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dottie "Doc" McStuffins is a six year old girl with a special secret. She is able to talk to toys and stuffed animals. She heals and tends to the toys that need help and fixes all their "boo-boos". Whatever the problem, the Doc is always in
Lottery ticket( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After winning a lottery worth $370 million, Kevin Carson, a young man living in the projects, suddenly has the sexy girl who wouldn't give him the time of day wanting to hook up, a local gang boss willing to take him under his wing, and a surly thug just looking to pummel him and take the ticket
Khumba( Visual )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A half-striped zebra blamed for the drought in the Great Karoo, embarks on a quest to earn his stripes by finding the legendary waterhole, where the first zebras got their stripes, and saving the animals back home
Doc McStuffins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When toys are hurt or sick, the Doc Mobile will get there quick with everything needed, including on-site cuddles, to fix them good as new. Ride with Doc and her trusty team as they rescue Dress-Up Daisy from a tree. Then, race to the park in time to help a wind-up mouse get back to doing fantastic flips. Get ready to get moving' with five amazing, song-filled episodes. Wherever adventure takes you, Doc's Mobile Clinic is your ticket to healthy, happy fun!
Doc McStuffins by Kiara Muhammad( Visual )

7 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five song-tastic episodes about staying healthy and happy
Doc McStuffins by Kiara Muhammad( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to the new 'McStuffins Veterinary Clinic!' Because not all toys can talk, Doc needs to use all her skills to figure out what's wrong and make them feel better; just like a real veterinarian! Join Doc as she fixes Findo so he can fetch again, untangles Farmer Mack's adorable baby goats, and adopts a furry friend and much more!
Doc McStuffins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one gives better cuddles than Doc's warm and fuzzy best friend! She's a princess and a ballerina, and she's always there. Join Doc and the whole gang as they laugh, play and have a ball fixing boo-boos and discovering great ways to stay happy and healthy. Celebrate the power of true friendship as new, sparkly heart toy Val shows Lambie there's plenty of love to go around
First Sunday by David E Talbert( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends and criminals Durell Washington and LeeJohn are two thieves who haven't got a prayer. Sentenced to 5,000 hours of community service, Durell's life quickly goes from bad to worse. Realizing that the Lord helps those who help themselves, he eventually decides to help himself to the neighborhood church's building fund. Accompanied by LeeJohn, the two down-on-their-luck men are dismayed to discover the cash has already been stolen, so they hold the congregation hostage in a Hail Mary attempt to learn who amongst the righteous has already run away with their loot
Welcome to me by Not Available( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman with borderline personality disorder (Kristen Wiig) wins the Mega-Millions and-much to the dismay of her parents, therapist, gay ex-husband and local TV station-uses the winnings to fund her lifelong dream of becoming the next Oprah
Dreamgirls : original Broadway cast album by Henry Krieger( Recording )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Doc McStuffins( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Doc as she goes from running her backyard clinic to taking charge of a new, state-of-the art toy hospital. The excitement begins when Doc is transported to McStuffinsville, a magical new place filled with toys. There, she becomes the new Chief Resident of McStuffins Toy Hospital. Thankfully, she's brought the whole gang to pitch in, with Lambie in the nursery, Stuffy on vet duty, Chilly as receptionist, Rosie the ambulance and, of course, Hallie too
Woman thou art loosed by T. D Jakes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Michelle Jordan, a young woman raised in an environment of abuse and molestation at the hands of her mother's boyfriend Reggie, which her mother Cassie unwittingly condons. While incarcerated, Michelle sends Bishop Jakes a letter requesting a visit. Jakes agrees to meet Michelle and soon uncovers the painful history that led to her personal demise
 
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Alternative Names
Loretta Aporté

Loretta Devine actrice américaine

Loretta Devine actriz estadounidense

Loretta Devine American actress

Loretta Devine Amerikaans actrice

Loretta Devine amerikai színésznő, 1949-

Loretta Devine Amerikan aktris

Loretta Devine attrice statunitense

Loretta Devine US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

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لرتا دواین بازیگر آمریکایی

لرتا دیواین

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ロレッタ・デヴァイン

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洛瑞塔·德维尼

Languages
English (187)

Spanish (5)

German (2)

French (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Lottery ticketFirst Sunday