WorldCat Identities

Drake, Joyful 1976-

Overview
Works: 8 works in 21 publications in 3 languages and 947 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Fiction  Romance films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joyful Drake
Phat girlz by Mo'Nique( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazmin is a sassy, tart, talented, and plus-size woman who lives in a world that insults and rejects her because she's fat - or is the emotional abuse she heaps on herself the real problem? She is a department store employee with fashion designer dreams who has created a designer line for full-figured ladies, but flounders until she wins a Palm Springs vacation. There she meets a handsome Nigerian doctor named Tunde. He cherishes Jazmin's full figure as a mark of beauty. But can Jazmin overcome her self-loathing and accept Tunde's love?
Bad ass( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shunned by society for nearly forty years, Vietnam War veteran Frank Vega becomes an instant celebrity when he thwarts a hate crime on a city bus and footage of the incident goes viral on the Internet. But when his best friend is murdered and the police seem unwilling to help, Vega takes his new Bad Ass nickname to the extreme against corrupt cops and a crooked mayor in pursuit of old-school justice
Catch hell( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former child star is forced to confront his own demons after a criminal connected to his past kidnaps him. Trapped and tortured, he must take actions in to his own hands, if he hopes to right the wrongs of his past and survive
Tournament of dreams( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A coming-of-age story that explores the unique struggles of a group of young female athletes, and the struggles their coach and mentors go through to save their high school's basketball program
Phat girlz (v.f.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazmin is a sassy, tart, talented, and plus-size woman who lives in a world that insults and rejects her because she's fat - or is the emotional abuse she heaps on herself the real problem? She is a department store employee with fashion designer dreams who has created a designer line for full-figured ladies, but flounders until she wins a Palm Springs vacation. There she meets a handsome Nigerian doctor named Tunde. He cherishes Jazmin's full figure as a mark of beauty. But can Jazmin overcome her self-loathing and accept Tunde's love?
Tipo duro = Bad ass( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tras casi cuarenta años sintiendo el rechazo de la sociedad, el veterano de la Guerra de Vietnam, Frank Vega, se hace famoso tras lograr evitar un crimen racial en un autobús urbano y que alguien cuelgue las imágenes del suceso en Internet. Pero cuando su mejor amigo es asesinado -y la policía no se muestra muy dispuesta a cooperar- Vega lleva su nuevo apodo "Tipo duro" al extremo en la lucha contra la corrupción en el cuerpo policial y el deshonesto alcalde de la ciudad
Bad ass( )

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

Shunned by society for nearly forty years, Vietnam War veteran Frank Vega becomes an instant celebrity when he thwarts a hate crime on a city bus and footage of the incident goes viral on the Internet. But when his best friend is murdered and the police seem unwilling to help, Vega takes his new Bad Ass nickname to the extreme against corrupt cops and a crooked mayor in pursuit of old-school justice
The bad ass 2-pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bad ass 2: bad asses: Vietnam vet Frank Vega now runs and East L.A. community center where he trains young boxers to survive in and out of the ring. But when his prize student falls in with the wrong crowd and turns up dead, Frank teams up with his pal Bernie to take matters into their own fists and prove that justice never gets old
 
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Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.15 for Phat girlz ... to 0.99 for Tipo duro ...)

Alternative Names
Drake, Joyful M. 1976-

Joyful Drake American actor

Joyful Drake American actress

Joyful Drake Amerikaans actrice

Joyful Drake US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Joyful M'Chelle 1976-

M'Chelle, Joyful 1976-

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