#Winning: Black Actors Who Took Home the Gold at the Emmys

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  • Jackée Harry
  • Gail Fisher
  • Madge Sinclair
  • Ruby Dee
  • Bill Cosby
  • Whitney Houston
  • Harry Belafonte
  • Sarah Vaughan
  • Esther Rolle
  • Jeffrey Wright
  • Leontyne Price
  • Wayne Brady
  • Spike Lee
  • Viola Davis/Uzo Aduba/Regina King
  • Viola Davis
  • Uzo Aduba
  • Regina King
  • Halle Berry Emmy Awards
  • Isabel Sanford
  • Cicely Tyson
  • Lynn Whitfield
  • Alfre Woodard
  • S. Epatha Merkerson
  • Roscoe Lee Browne
  • Olivia Cole
  • Louis Gossett, Jr.
  • James Earl Jones
  • Laurence Fishburne
  • Charles Dutton
  • Loretta Devine

Madge Sinclair

This Jamaican beauty, who didn't get into acting until she was in her 30s, had been nominated four times prior to winning an Emmy for detective drama Gabriel's Fire, in which she co-starred opposite James Earl Jones.

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