Woodard is also known for her versatility acting and has bagged four Emmy Awards and a ‘Golden Globe Award’ inclusive of three ‘Screen Actors Guild Awards’.
More recent productions include "Speak Truth to Power," (2000), "American Exile" (2001)as narrator), "The Wild Thornberrys" (2002)"A Wrinkle In Time" (2003 TV Miniseries), "Radio" (2003), "The Forgotten" (2004), "Night Train" (2005), "Beauty Shop "(2005) and "42.4 Percent" (2006).
She lives in Santa Monica, CA, with her husband, writer Roderick Spencer. Reference: Wikimedia Foundation 204 37th Avenue North Suite330 St.
She was named by her godmother, who claimed she saw a vision of Alfre's name written out in gold letters.
A former high school cheerleader and track star, Alfre was bitten by the acting bug after being persuaded to audition for her school play by a nun at her school.
She studied drama and graduated from Boston University.
Woodward is a busy and highly acclaimed actress worldwide.Throughout her career spanning a period of 50 years, Alfre has acted in numerous stage plays, feature films, television films and series receiving numerous awards and nominations for her performances.Woodard has been nominated for an Academy and Grammy Award once and 18 times for an Emmy Award.She lives in Santa Monica with her husband, writer Roderick Spencer, and their two adopted children: Mavis and Duncan.She was named one of the Most Beautiful People in America by People Magazine.Woodard‘s daughter, Mavis, served as Miss Golden Globe of the 2010 Golden Globe Awards.