Alfre Woodard Biography

(Actress and Producer)

Alfre Woodard is an American actress and producer who is immensely famous for being an actress in the Off-Broadway play 'For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf'.

More about the relationship

The versatile personality Alfre Woodard is currently a married woman and is sharing her marital life with Roderick M. Spencer. She married her boyfriend Roderick on October 21, 1983, and has two children as a sign of their marital relationship. They have two children Mavis Spencer and Duncan Spencer as a sign of their marital relationship.

It’s already been 23 years since their marriage but, still, they are going really smooth with their relationship with no signs of divorce in the coming days. Talking about the past relationships of Alfre Woodard, there is no any information about the previous love affairs in which she was actively involved in.

Relationship Facts of Alfre Woodard

  • Alfre Woodard is married to Roderick M. Spencer.
  • Alfre Woodard married on October 21, 1983.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 112 days 💑
  • She is mother of Two (Mavis Spencer and Duncan Spencer).
  • Alfre Woodard is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Alfre Woodard?

Alfre Woodard is an American actress and producer. She is immensely famous for being an actress in the Off-Broadway play ‘For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf’. She is also known for her versatility and has won ‘Emmy Award four times along with a ‘Golden Globe Award’ and three ‘Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Alfre Woodard: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Alfre Woodard was born to Constance, a homemaker, and Marion H. Woodard, an entrepreneur and interior designer in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America. She was born on November 8, 1952, and was raised by her parents along with two elder siblings. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is Africa-American.

From the very early age of life, Alfre Woodard was a versatile actress with sheer interest in both acting and dancing. So, during her days at Bishop Kelley High School, Tulsa, Oklahoma, she was appointed as a cheerleader which was followed by her majoring in Drama from Boston University.


She graduated from Boston University and established a strong foundation for her to be a successful actress in the future.

Alfre Woodard: Professional Life, Career

Alfre Woodard initiated her career as an actress in a theater play ‘For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf’ which was followed by her debut film ‘Remember My Name’ which was released in 1978.

After her first ‘primetime Emmy Award’ for her performance in the NBC drama series ‘Hill Street Blue’, she again won ‘Primetime Emmy Award’ for her role of a woman dying of Leukemia in the Television series ‘L.A. Law.’

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Caption: Alfre Woodard and Roderick Spencer (Source: People)

Before Starring in the ABC comedy-drama series ‘Desperate Housewives’ portraying the role of Betty Applewhite, she played in numerous films and Television series ‘Crooklyn’, ‘How to Make an American Quilt’, ‘Star Trek: First Contact’, etc. Apart from her acting career, she is also the founder of ‘Artists for a New South Africa’ and a founder member of AMPAS.

Alfre Woodard: Salary and Net Worth

Alfre Woodard has a net worth of $13 million dollars and her salary is not unknown.

Alfre Woodard: Rumors and Controversy

Earlier, it was rumored that Alfre Woodard will be making her entry in Marvel’s ‘Captain America: Civil War. But, this rumor soon got confirmed by her appearance in the movie. Thus, other than this, there are no rumors that surround the love life of Alfre Woodard and her professional life as well.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Alfre has a height of 5 feet 3.5 inches. Her body weighs 68kg. She has black hair and black eyes. Furthermore, her body measurements are 40-29-39 inches. Her bra size is 36D, shoe size is 9US and dress size is 12US.

Social Media

Alfre Woodard is active on Instagram and Twitter accounts but she does not use a Facebook account. She has more than 52.8k followers on Instagram and 32k followers on Twitter.

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