Get unlimited access to our best features
Subscribe now

Mary Alice, 'The Matrix Revolutions' and 'Sparkle' Actress, Dead at 86

Summary by Ground News
Mary Alice was a Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress. She was also the Oracle in the film The Matrix Revolutions and the video game Enter the Matrix. She retired from acting in 2005. The NYPD has not released a cause of death for the 84-year-old.
2 months ago

News Articles

More Filters
All
Left
Center
Right
The Washington PostThe Washington Post

Mary Alice, veteran actress who won a Tony for ‘Fences,’ dies

She was celebrated for her performance in August Wilson's Pulitzer-winning drama, and also known for her screen roles in "Sparkle" and "A Different World."

2 months ago·Washington, United States
Read Full Article
NY Daily NewsNY Daily News

Actress Mary Alice, Tony winner for ‘Fences,’ dies at 85

Alice also won an outstanding supporting actress Emmy for "I'll Fly Away" in 1993.

2 months ago·New York, United States
Read Full Article

The Matrix Oracle Actress Mary Alice Dies

Alice was also known for Fences and Sparkle.

2 months ago·Montreal, Canada
Read Full Article
Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times

Mary Alice, award-winning actor from 'A Different World' and 'Sparkle,' dies at 85

Actor Mary Alice, known for her roles in the hit sitcom 'A Different World,' the film 'Sparkle' and onstage in 'Fences,' died Wednesday. She was 85.

2 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
Read Full Article
VarietyVariety

Mary Alice, Actress in ‘A Different World’ and ‘Sparkle,’ Dies

Emmy-winning actress Mary Alice, known for her roles as Leticia “Lettie” Bostic on NBC‘s “A Different World” and as Effie Williams in the 1976 musical drama “Sparkle,” died …

2 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
Read Full Article
DeadlineDeadline

Mary Alice Dies: ‘A Different World’ & ‘Matrix Revolutions’ Actor Won Tony Award For ‘Fences’

Mary Alice, an Emmy-winning actor for I’ll Fly Away and a Tony winner for her performance in 1987’s Broadway production of August Wilson’s Fences, died yesterday in New York City.…

2 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
Read Full Article
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

67% of the sources lean Left
The Washington Post
NY Daily News
Los Angeles Times
Variety
Deadline
npr
+3
Entertainment Tonight
myfox8.com
MEAWW Entertainment
ilgiornale.it
L 62%
C 23%
15%
See less detail