Marian Wright Edelman


Marian Wright Edelman was born on June 6, 1939 in Bennetsville, South Carolina, USA as Marian Wright. She has been married to Peter Edelman since July 14, 1968. They have three children.
Birth date
1939-06-06

Known For


Life on Earth: A True Civilisation
Life on Earth: A True Civilisation
Self - Interviewee (1996)
K Street
K Street
Self (2003)
Bobby Kennedy for President
Bobby Kennedy for President
Self / Self - President, Children's Defense Fund (2018)
MTVU Stand In
MTVU Stand In
Actress (2008)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Same Heart
(TV Movie documentary) (completed) News Film
2015
SelfHillary
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Founder, Children's Defense Fund - The Golden Girl (2020) ... Self - Founder, Children's Defense Fund
2020
SelfBobby Kennedy for President
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self / Self - President, Children's Defense Fund - I'd Like to Serve (2018) ... Self - A New Generation (2018) ... Self - President, Children's Defense Fund
2018
SelfThe Raising of America
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - President, Children's Defense Fund - Once Upon a Time (2015) ... Self - President, Children's Defense Fund
2015
SelfTavis Smiley
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 19 February 2015 (2015) ... Self - Episode dated 27 August 2013 (2013) ... Self - Episode dated 26 August 2011 (2011) ... Self - Episode dated 25 August 2011 (2011) ... Self
2011-2015
SelfBlack Girls Rock! 2013
(TV Special) Self
2013
SelfMelissa Harris-Perry
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 14 July 2012 (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfSing Your Song
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfDr. Dorothy I. Height: Wisdom and Ways to Care
(Video documentary short)
2010
SelfMTVU Stand In
(TV Series) - Marian Wright Edelman (2008)
2008
SelfWho Is Unita Blackwell?
(Documentary short)
2008
SelfState of the Black Union: Jamestown - Memorable Moments
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfState of the Black Union: Jamestown - The Next 400 Years
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 6 April 2006 (2006) ... Self - Guest
2006
SelfMeet the Press
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 15 January 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfK Street
(TV Series) Self - Week 6 (2003) ... Self
2003
SelfIntimate Portrait
(TV Series documentary) Self - Marian Wright Edelman (2002) ... Self
2002
Self2000 Essence Awards
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
2000
SelfThe Rosie O'Donnell Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 26 May 1998 (1998) ... Self
1998
SelfLife on Earth: A True Civilisation
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee
1996
Self1992 Essence Awards
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
1992
SelfEyes on the Prize
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Promised Land: 1967-1968 (1990) ... Self
1990
Self60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - Activist (segment "63,000,000 Constituents") - Joyce Ann Brown is Still in Jail/Felix Rodriguez/63,000,000 Constituents (1989) ... Self - Activist (segment "63,000,000 Constituents")
1989
SelfTo Bridge This Gap
(Documentary short) Self (as Marian Wright)
1969
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageHoward Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train
(Documentary) Self
2004