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1.65m or 5feet 5inches
Whoopi Goldberg Net Worth
Whoopi Goldberg was born in Manhattan, New York City, USA (November 13, 1955) who was grew up in the Chelsea-Elliot Houses. Goldberg’s father was a clergyman, Robert James Johnson Jr. and her mother was a teacher and nurse, Emma Johnson. Goldberg is an actress, comedian, writer, producer, television host and political activist. Whoopi made her debut movie appearence in Citizen in 1982. Her nicknames are Da Whoop and Shuttlehead.
The most known movies and TV series of Whoopi Goldberg;
- The Color Purple (1985) with Danny Glover, Oprah Winfrey
- Ghost (1990) with Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Tony Goldwyn
- Sister Act (1992) with Kathy Najimy, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel
- How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) with Taye Diggs, Angela Bassett, Regina King
- The View (1997- ) with Sherri Shepherd, Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Barbara Walters
In 1991, Goldberg won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress with Ghost. Also she won two times Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama and Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture.
Whoopi was married three times: Alvin Martin (1973-1979), David Claessen (1986-1988) and Lyle Trachtenberg (1994-1995). She has one child from first husband.