Whoopi Goldberg


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in New York, New York, The United States
November 13, 1955

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Whoopi Goldberg (born Caryn Elaine Johnson) is an Academy Award winning American actress, comedian, radio host, TV personality/talk show host, game show host, singer, rapper and author.

She is one of only thirteen individuals who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony Award, counting Daytime Emmy Awards. She is the second African American female performer to win an Academy Award for acting (the first being Hattie McDaniel). She has won two Golden Globe Awards and two Saturn Awards for her performances in Star Trek Generations and Ghost.

On the August 1, 2007 broadcast of The View, Barbara Walters introduced her as the show's new moderator as of September 4. Meredith Vieira and Rosie O'Donnell previously held the position.

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Is It Just Me?: Or Is It Nu...

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If Someone Says "You Comple...

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Toeshoe Trouble (Sugar Plum...

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Terrible Terrel (Sugar Plum...

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Whoopi's Big Book of Manners

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“I am where I am because I believe in all possibilities.”
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“Art and life are subjective. Not everybody's gonna dig what I dig, but I reserve the right to dig it.”
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“We're here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark.”
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