Lynn Whitfield born on 6 May 1953 in Baton Rouge. She is a citizen of United States of America. Lynn Whitfield was educated at Howard University and McKinley Senior High School.
She is an American actress.
Lynn Whitfield has had two spouses: Brian Gibson and Vantile Whitfield.
Lynn Whitfield has worked as an actor, television actor and film actor. She has been a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha. She has has won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Performance in a Youth/Children's Series or Special and Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie.