Gloria Foster was an American actress. She had acclaimed roles in plays In White America and Having Our Say, winning three Obie Awards during her career. She played the Oracle in The Matrix and The Matrix Reloaded films, the latter film being her last. She played the role of the mother of Yusef Bell in the mini series The Atlanta Child Murders which aired in 1985.
|Born:||November 15, 1933, Chicago, Illinois|
|Died:||September 29, 2001, New York City, New York|
|Resting place:||Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, New York|
|Spouse(s):||Clarence Williams III (1967 - 1984, divorced)|
|IMDb:||Gloria Foster's IMDb|
About Gloria Foster
Award-winning actress who played The Oracle in the first two Matrix movies.
The second play she was cast in, White America, led her to receive an Off-Broadway Theater Award.
She was on two episodes of Law & Order, playing a character based on the widow of Malcom X.
She met her future husband, actor
Mary Alice replaced her in the final installment of the Matrix trilogy.
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- Burials at Kensico Cemetery
- Obie Award recipients
- DePaul University alumni
- Actresses from Chicago