• Five-Time Emmy Nominated Actress Marla Gibbs' Nearly 50-Year Career In Photos

    3 days ago - By Essence

    By Brande Victorian · July 21, 2021July 21, 2021 With a career spanning six decades, comedic actress Marla Gibbs was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday. During the unveiling ceremony in Los Angeles where Gibbs was joined by friends, family, and producer Norman Lear who created the show that would launch the 90-year-old into stardom, she told those gathered, “I never thought it would happen, but here it is.” Gibbs is most well-known for her role as George Jefferson's maid, Florence Johnston, on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons, which she played from 1975-1985, but the...
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