The Color Purple

1985

Steven Spielberg
Director


Color Purple (Movie-Only Edition)
27th March 1997
DVD




1.85:1




Carl Anderson
Rev. Samuel
Margaret Avery
Shug Avery
Akosua Busia
Nettie
Adolph Caesar
Old Mister
Rae Dawn Chong
Squeak
Laurence Fishburne
Swain
Danny Glover
Mister
Whoopi Goldberg
Celie
Dana Ivey
Miss Millie
Desreta Jackson
Young Celie
Leonard Jackson
Pa
Willard E. Pugh
Harpo
Leon Rippy
Store Clerk
Oprah Winfrey
Sofia
Willard E. Pugh
Harpo Johnson
Bennet Guillory
Grady
John Patton Jr.
Preacher
Susan Beaubian
Corrine
James Tillis
Buster
Phillip Strong
Mayor
Peto Kinsaka
Adam
Lelo Masamba
Olivia
Margaret Freeman
Odessa
Howard Starr
Young Harpo
Daphaine Oliver
Young Olivia
Jadili Johnson
Young Adam
Lillian Njoki Distefano
Young Tashi
Donna Buie
Daisy
John R. Hart
Mailman
David Thomas
Road Gang Leader
Carrie Murray
Loretta
Juliet Poe
Church Sister
Katie Simon
Church Sister
Ethel Taylor
Church Sister
Marcus Covington
Boy
Marcus Liles
Boo
April Myers
Emma
Maurice Moore
Child #1
Lechanda Latharp
Child #2
Drew Bundini Brown
Jook Joint Patron
Arnold F. Turner
Jook Joint Patron (as Arnold Turner)
Jeris Poindexter
Jook Joint Patron (as Jeris Lee Poindexter)
Hawthorne James
Jook Joint Patron (as James Hawthorne)
Sonny Terry
Jook Joint Musician (as Saunders Sonny Terry)
Greg Phillinganes
Jook Joint Musician
Roy Gaines
Jook Joint Musician
Paulinho Da Costa
African Musician
Nana Yaw Asiedu
African Musician
Clarence Avant
African Musician
Bayo Martin
African Musician
Ndugu Chancler
African Musician
Jeffrey Kwashi
African Musician
Pete Munzhi
African Musician
Aniijia Rae Schockley
African Musician
Maria Howell
Church Choir Soloist (uncredited)
Gayle King
Church-goer (uncredited)
Joni Palmer
Herself - Junk Joint (uncredited)