April 15, 1937
Rochelle Oliver has built an incredible presence on the big screen throughout her acting career. She also appeared in the TV movie "In Defense of Kids" (CBS, 1982-83). She worked in television in her early acting career as well, including parts on "All My Children" (ABC, 1969-2011) and "The Best of Everything" (ABC, 1969-1970). In the eighties, she acted in the drama "Lianna" (1983) with Linda Griffiths, "1918" (1985) and the Hallie Foote adaptation sequel "On Valentine's Day" (1986). She also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Story of a Marriage" (PBS, 1986-87) and "Steven Wright in the Appointments of Dennis Jennings" (HBO, 1988-89). In the eighties and the nineties, she then appeared in "An Unremarkable Life" (1989) with Patricia Neal and "Scent of A Woman" (1992) with Al Pacino. Additionally, she appeared on the television special "Tales of the Days of Awe" (ABC, 1991-92). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010). Oliver most recently acted in the dramatic comedy "Hollywood Ending" (2002) with Isaac Mizrahi.