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L. Scott Caldwell is a Actor American born on 17 april 1950 at Chicago (USA)

L. Scott Caldwell

L. Scott Caldwell
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Birth name Laverne Scott
Nationality USA
Birth 17 april 1950 (69 years) at Chicago (USA)

Laverne Scott Caldwell (born April 17, 1950) is an American actress known for her role as Rose on Lost.


In her early twenties Scott married John Caldwell and had a son, Ominara. She was divorced in the early 1980s, and was married again (on her birthday) in 2004 to artist/photographer/director Dasal Banks. Banks suffered from cancer and died in May 2005. Caldwell completed his final film, My Brothers and Me, a documentary created to raise awareness about prostate cancer among black men.

Caldwell gives lectures and appears on panels concerning African American actors. In 2007, she participated in tributes to August Wilson at Goodman Theatre in conjunction with Congo Square Theatre Company in Chicago, and at St. Louis Black Repertory Company. In June 2008, she participated in the NAACP Theatre Awards Festival Actors on Acting panel. In June 2009, Caldwell moderated a panel of actors, directors, and casting directors discussing African American Images in Hollywood. In February 2010, she directed a staged reading of Standing On My Sisters' Shoulders for the Los Angeles chapter of Actors Equity Association.

Best films

Gridiron Gang (2006)

Usually with

Jon Gunn
Jon Gunn
(2 films)
Michael Beach
Michael Beach
(2 films)
Walter Mosley
Walter Mosley
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of L. Scott Caldwell (21 films)

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The Case for Christ, 1h53
Directed by Jon Gunn
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about journalists, Films about religion
Actors Mike Vogel, Erika Christensen, Faye Dunaway, Robert Forster, Frankie Faison, L. Scott Caldwell
Roles Alfie Davis
Rating62% 3.105323.105323.105323.105323.10532
En 1980, Lee Strobel est journaliste d'investigation athée au Chicago Tribune. La foi chrétienne évangélique nouvelle de sa femme, Leslie, perturbe son mariage. Il entame alors des recherches pour prouver que Jésus-Christ n'est jamais ressuscité...
Concussion (2015)
, 2h2
Directed by Peter Landesman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography
Themes Medical-themed films, Sports films, Films about suicide, American football films
Actors Will Smith, Albert Brooks, Alec Baldwin, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Paul Reiser, Luke Wilson
Roles Waters' Mother
Rating70% 3.549893.549893.549893.549893.54989
A dramatic storytelling depiction of Dr. Bennet Omalu's race-against-time to publicize CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) in American football players and games and the attempts by the NFL to deny the problem and to disparage Omalu.
The Perfect Guy, 1h40
Directed by David M. Rosenthal
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Themes Films about families, Films about domestic violence
Actors Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy, Morris Chestnut, Charles S. Dutton, Kathryn Morris, Tess Harper
Roles Evelyn
Rating56% 2.8029052.8029052.8029052.8029052.802905
Successful lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) is unhappy in her relationship with her boyfriend Dave King (Morris Chestnut), as he does not feel ready to commit to her wishes of starting a family, causing them to break up. Two months later, she ends up meeting the charming Carter Duncan (Michael Ealy), who works in IT for another company. They quickly grow close, and he manages to work his way into the hearts of her friends as well as her mother and father. On their way home from a trip to San Francisco to meet her parents, a stranger inquires Leah about Carter's Dodge Charger at a gas station. Carter viciously attacks the man before the mortified Leah, and he takes off when the station's owner orders them to leave at gunpoint. Leah decides to break up with Carter that night, distraught over his actions and his desperate attempts to apologize.
Like Dandelion Dust, 1h40
Directed by Jon Gunn
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about religion
Actors Mira Sorvino, Barry Pepper, Cole Hauser, Kirk B. R. Woller, Kate Levering, Maxwell Perry Cotton
Roles Allyson Bower
Rating69% 3.4965053.4965053.4965053.4965053.496505
Two police officers knock on the door of a home and a drunk man answers. This man is Rip Porter, and he lives at the house with his wife Wendy Porter. The police say they are checking in on a domestic disturbance, and when they walk upstairs, they find Wendy injured by Rip's hand. They then arrest Rip, and he spends the next seven years in prison. It is unknown if domestic assault was Rip's only crime, but he is an alcoholic and may have had a prior criminal record.
Powder Blue, 1h46
Directed by Timothy Linh Bui
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Transgender in film, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Striptease
Actors Jessica Biel, Forest Whitaker, Patrick Swayze, Ray Liotta, Eddie Redmayne, Lisa Kudrow
Roles Nurse Gomez
Rating62% 3.1495853.1495853.1495853.1495853.149585
Several Los Angeles residents meet on Christmas Eve through chance, tragedy, loss and divine intervention.
Gridiron Gang, 2h
Directed by Phil Joanou
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Films about music and musicians, Sports films, American football films, Hip hop films, Gangster films
Actors Dwayne Johnson, Xzibit, L. Scott Caldwell, Kevin Dunn, Leon Rippy, Jade Yorker
Roles Bobbi Porter
Rating68% 3.4489353.4489353.4489353.4489353.448935
Sean Porter (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) works at Kilpatrick Detention Center in Los Angeles. He becomes frustrated at not being able to help the kids get away from their problems in life when they are released from the center, such as street gangs and drug dealings. He decides to create a football team so the kids can feel like they're part of something. Porter believes that football will teach the teenage inmates what it takes to be responsible, mature, and disciplined winners. He picks out a few kids in the room that he feels will benefit from this program and requires that they practice with him the following day. He states to his new team, the Kilpatrick Mustangs, "You do it my way, not your way. Your way got you here and you're here because you lost. Right now you are all losers, but if you accept this challenge and stick with the program, you are all going to be winners at the end." Two of the teens do not get along because they are from rival gangs. Willie Weathers (Jade Yorker) is from the 88’s and Kelvin Owens (David Thomas) is from the 95’s. The first game is against the best team in the league, Barrington. The game starts out somewhat positive for the Mustangs, as they recover a fumble on the first drive, but things quickly turn. They are demolished by Barrington, losing by 38 points. After starting 0–2, the Mustangs start winning games as they learn to work together. Kelvin and Willie finally shake hands when they win a game by one touchdown after Kelvin makes a big block for Willie. Near the end of the season, the Mustangs are headed for the playoffs. They are getting more publicity and more fans along the way.
The Last Man on Planet Earth, 1h29
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Action, Romance
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, LGBT-related films, Disaster films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Julie Bowen, Tamlyn Tomita, L. Scott Caldwell, Cliff De Young, Elizabeth Dennehy, Tom Hallick
Roles Ester
Rating45% 2.270482.270482.270482.270482.27048
During a war with Afghanistan, an incurable biological weapon called the "Y-bomb", which targets only the male Y-chromosome, is used and results in the eventual deaths of 97% of the world's men. Feeling that they are better off without men, the planet's women decide to outlaw males because they were too violent. 20 years later, scientist Hope Chayse, fearing for the future of the species, conducts a cloning experiment to produce a new male, Adam, genetically enhanced to refrain from violence. When Adam reaches maturity, he soon finds himself on the run from the FBI, and hiding out with small rebel bands of the last surviving men on Earth.
Mystery, Alaska, 1h59
Directed by Jay Roach
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Sports films, Ice hockey films, Sports d'hiver
Actors Russell Crowe, Burt Reynolds, Colm Meaney, Mary McCormack, Hank Azaria, Lolita Davidovich
Rating66% 3.348723.348723.348723.348723.34872
The movie is about a fictional small town in Alaska named Mystery, where hockey is the cohesive activity that unites the town. The "Saturday Game" is a weekly event of amateur four-on-four pond hockey played on the open ice of the town's frozen lake. The team consists of ten local townsmen of varying ages and occupations with two goalies and eight skaters publicly scrimmaging each other every Saturday. As there are only ten spots on the team, in order to make room on the roster for the younger up-and-coming town players an older more senior member of the team must be kicked off the team. After an article describing the town and its players appears in Sports Illustrated, a nationally televised exhibition game is scheduled between the NHL's New York Rangers and the hometown favorites in Mystery, Alaska.
Waiting to Exhale, 2h7
Directed by Forest Whitaker
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Romance
Themes Feminist films, Political films, Buddy films
Actors Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Lela Rochon, Gregory Hines, Dennis Haysbert
Roles Bernadine's Lawyer
Rating59% 2.950942.950942.950942.950942.95094
"Friends are the People who let you be yourself—and Never let you forget it"
The Net
The Net (1995)
, 1h54
Directed by Irwin Winkler
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about computing, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Sécurité informatique, Road movies, Chase films
Actors Sandra Bullock, Jeremy Northam, Dennis Miller, Diane Baker, Ken Howard, Ray McKinnon
Roles Public Defender
Rating59% 2.9500552.9500552.9500552.9500552.950055
The film opens with scenes depicting the United States Secretary of Defense Michael Bergstrom (Ken Howard) committing suicide after being informed that he has tested positive for HIV.
Devil in a Blue Dress, 1h42
Directed by Carl Franklin
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Noir, Crime
Actors Denzel Washington, Tom Sizemore, Jennifer Beals, Don Cheadle, Maury Chaykin, Terry Kinney
Roles Hattie Parsons
Rating66% 3.348813.348813.348813.348813.34881
The film begins in noir fashion when Easy Rawlins (Denzel Washington) says, "A man once told me that when you step out of your door in the morning, you're already in trouble. The only question is, are you on top of that trouble or not?"
Down Came a Blackbird, 1h53
Directed by Jonathan Sanger
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Raúl Juliá, Laura Dern, Vanessa Redgrave, Cliff Gorman, Sarita Choudhury, Jay O. Sanders
Roles Cerises
Rating68% 3.440783.440783.440783.440783.44078
Tomás Ramírez (Raúl Juliá) is a professor who joins a clinic run by Anna Lenke (Vanessa Redgrave), a Holocaust survivor, psychologist and the clinic's proprietor, whose patients are also recovering Holocaust and torture victims. Among them is Helen McNulty (Laura Dern), a journalist tortured by the death squads of an unidentified Central American country controlled by a dictatorship. In time she grows close to Ramírez, but suspicions are aroused when three men attempt to detain him while he and McNulty are on a date. McNulty is able to photograph one of the assailants and sends the picture to a colleague for possible identification.