Madge Sinclair

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Birthday
28, 1938
Birthplace
Kingston, Jamaica
Death Date
Dec 20, 1995 (57)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
28, 1938
Birthplace
Kingston, Jamaica
Death Date
Dec 20, 1995 (57)

About

Played Nurse Ernestine Shoop on six seasons of Trapper John MD and portrayed Bell Reynolds in Roots. She also provided the voice of Sarabi in the 1994 Disney film The Lion King

Before Fame

She was a promising stage actress in New York City's black theatre productions. 

Trivia

She was nominated for an Emmy Award for her role of Belle in the groundbreaking miniseries Roots, and played Queen Aoleon in Coming to America. 

Family Life

She was married twice, and had two sons with her first husband, Royston Sinclair. 

Associated With

James Earl Jones played her husband King Jafe Joffer in the film Coming to America.