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Vonetta McGee Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jan 1, 0001
  • Died: Jul 9, 2010
  • Birth Name: Lawrence Vonetta McGee

Gifted African American actress Vonetta McGee made her movie bow in the 1968 Italian comedy Faustina. After playing roles in a few "blaxploitation" flicks, McGee and her significant other [[Performer~P36499~Max Julien~maxjulien]] produced and co-starred in [[Feature~V113427~Thomasine and Bushrod~thomasineandbushrod]] (1974), a critically applauded black variation on the Bonnie and Clyde story. She went on to appear with [[Performer~P11553~Bernie Casey~berniecasey]] in another intensely personal effort, [[Feature~V86146~Brothers~brothers]] (1977), in which she played activist Angela Davis. In 1975, McGee was selected as Clint Eastwood's leading lady in The Eiger Sanction. On television, McGee co-starred with Robert Blake in the weekly series Hell Town (1985) and with [[Performer~P74256~Jimmie Walker~jimmiejjwalker]] in the syndicated sitcom [[Feature~V7662~Bustin' Loose~bustinloose]] (1987). McGee died at age 65 in 2010, when she was taken off life support following cardiac arrest. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi