Date of Birth:
22 September 1925
Virginia Capers played in 5 movies in the Western, Action, Biography, Drama, Music, Comedy, Music genres.
Virginia Capers got succeed with average imdb rating 6.6.
She won a Tony for "Raisin".
Founded the Lafayette Players, a Los Angeles repertory theatre company comprised of black actors.
The recipient of the National Black Theatre Festival Living Legend Award, the Paul Robeson Pioneer Award and the NAACP's Image Award for theatre excellence.
She and her son Glenn once took in an Inuit runaway named Nilak Butler and eventually helped her secure a five-year contract with Warner Brothers as an actress. Nilak later became a prominent voice in the American Indian Movement.
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