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Lumbly, Carl

Works: 178 works in 329 publications in 3 languages and 15,504 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Action and adventure television programs  Science fiction television programs  History  Children's films  Biography  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Carl Lumbly
The Roosevelts : An Intimate History( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first time in a major documentary television series that their individual stories have been interwoven into a single narrative. This seven-part, 14 hour film follows the Roosevelts for more than a century, from Theodore's birth in 1858 to Eleanor's death in 1962. Over the course of those years, Theodore would become the 26th President of the United States and his beloved niece, Eleanor, would marry his fifth cousin, Franklin, who became the 32nd President of the United States. Together, these three individuals not only redefined the relationship Americans had with their government and with each other, but also redefined the role of the United States within the wider world. The series encompasses the history the Roosevelts helped to shape: the creation of National Parks, the digging of the
Justice League by Warner Bros( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Enemy Below: The Justice League uses their super human strength to save Aquaman and his family -- In Blackest Night: Green Lantern is put on trial for destroying a planet but the Justice League proves it wasn't him
Sounder by William H Armstrong( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of an 11-year-old black youngster, "Boy." When his sharecropper father is arrested and sentenced to five years at hard labor after stealing food to feed his family, Boy embarks upon a journey to find out where his father has being imprisoned. Accompanied by his dog Sounder, Boy also makes the arduous crossover from boyhood to manhood, with the help (and sometimes hindrance) of various people along the road
Battlestar Galactica by Michael Rymer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Colonies' survivors have found their hopes of eluding their Cylon pursuers dashed by an invasion and occupation of their new home. As the fate of all human life hangs in the balance, friends become enemies, enemies become unexpected allies, and decisions are made that will haunt some people for the rest of their lives"--Set container
Marcus Garvey : look for me in the whirlwind by Stanley Nelson( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a wealth of archival film, photographs and documents to uncover the story of Marcus Garvey, a Jamaican immigrant who between 1916 and 1921 built the largest black mass movement in world history. It explores his dramatic successes and failures before his fall into obscurity through interviews with people who witnessed the Garvey movement first hand more than 80 year ago as they communicate the appeal of Garvey's revolutionary ideas to a generation of African Americans
Buffalo soldiers by Robert O'Connor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fact-based story about the all-black U.S. Cavalry Troop H, which protected the Western territories in post-Civil War times. The story focuses on the troops' attempts to capture an Apache warrior, Victorio, who slaughters the settlers in New Mexico. The film examines the racial tensions that existed between the black soldiers and some of the white soldiers, and the truths about the Indian invaders
NightJohn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a new slave named NightJohn is brought to the plantation, he opens a whle new world for Sarny because he has forbidden talents. He can read and also he can teach. As she learns to read she learns the power of words and the unconquerable strength of the human spirit
Alias( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a young and beautiful secret agent working for the CIA
Alias( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a ferocious hand-to-hand fight left Sydney on the floor, unconscious, she awakens to find boyfriend Vaughn waiting for her at a safe house. According to Vaughn, Sydney has been missing for over two years, and he is wearing a wedding ring. Syd must now adjusting to a world that seems upside-down. Will is in the witness protection program; Irina is on the run; Jack is being held in a federal detention facility; Dixon is now director of the division; evil Sloane is now the head of an international relief organization. The main thrust revolves around a new CIA threat, the Covenant
How Stella got her groove back by Angela Bassett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stella and Delilah have been friends through good times and bad. Stella, however, has been so busy with building a life, she's forgotten how to live. Delilah has plans to change that
Alias by Jennifer Garner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Sydney leaves the CIA to join a powerful new Black Ops unit, she has no idea of the reunion in store for her. Family secrets are revealed and old adversaries come together for a year of betrayal, suspense, and breathtaking surprises"--Container
Brother Future by Bwe Video( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slick inner-city youth is knocked unconscious and wakes up to find he has been transported back through time to 1822 Charleston, S.C., where he is taken captive as a slave
Justice League( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League are Earth's finest super heroes and protectors of humanity. But in the mind of the Dark Knight, they are potentially the most dangerous people on the planet should any of them go rogue. Over time, Batman has compiled top-secret contingency plans in the event he is forced to neutralize one of his fellow Justice League members such as Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Cyborg, Martian Manhunter or the Flash
The X-files( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young F.B.I. agent is assigned watchdog duty over a fellow agent, but finds herself drawn into his investigations of paranormal and unexplained phenomena."
Soul of justice : Thelton Henderson's American journey( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Few judges provoke the ire of conservatives more than Thelton Henderson, senior judge of the Federal District Court of Northern California. This program profiles Thelton Henderson's life and career, exploring what his decisions on affirmative action, environmental protection, and prison reform--and the furors that surrounded these decisions--mean for American society. Henderson's rulings, often protecting the constitutional rights of the marginalized, demand close scrutiny of the complex interplay between the law, political power, and social justice. (60 minutes) A streaming videorecording
Nat Turner : a troublesome property( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evaluates the authenticity of the earliest source, "The Confessions of Nat Turner", assembled by a white Virginia lawyer from jailhouse interviews. It then follows the controvery over the Nat Turner story played out through history. Alvin Poussaint and Ossie Davis recall how Nat Turner became a hero in the Black community. Religious scholar Vincent Harding and legal scholar Martha Minow reflect on America's attitudes toward terrorism. One of the most bitter race battles of the 1960s is reexamined, when William Styron published his novel, The Confessions of Nat Turner
To sleep with anger by Charles Burnett( Visual )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visitor from the Deep South brings superstition into a divided black household in central Los Angeles, which percolates a pungent, stimulating brew
Justice League Unlimited( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Justice League, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Green Lantern, and J'onn J'onzz, with countless new members, float above the Earth in their Watchtower, and use their combined powers to fight crime, eradicate evil, and save the world
The color of friendship by Lindsey Haun( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mahree Bok lives on a farm in South Africa. Her father is a policeman who cannot hide his joy when activist Steve Biko is caught by the South African authorities. Piper Dellums is the daughter of a US congressman from California and who lives in a nice home in Washington, DC. When Mahree is chosen to spend a semester at the Dellums' house, she doesn't expect that her host family would be black. Nor do her hosts suspect that she is not a black South African
South Central( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's chance to escape anger and injustice begins with one man. His father
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Alternative Names
Carl Lumbly acteur américain

Carl Lumbly actor estadounidense

Carl Lumbly americký herec

Carl Lumbly Amerikaans acteur

Carl Lumbly attore e doppiatore statunitense

Carl Lumbly US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Carl Lumbly yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Карл Ламбли

Карл Лъмбли

کارل لامبلی بازیگر آمریکایی

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English (112)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Brother FutureTo sleep with angerSouth Central