- Name: Whoopi Goldberg
- Born: 11/13/1955 (64 years old)
- Occupation: Actress, comedian
Caryn Elaine Johnson (born November 13, 1955), known professionally as Whoopi Goldberg (//), is an American actor, comedian, author, and television personality. A recipient of many awards and honors, she is one of fifteen entertainers to have won an Emmy Award, a Grammy Award, an Academy Award, and a Tony Award.
Birth Name: Caryn Elaine Johnson
Alias: Caryn Elaine Johnson
Genre: Observational comedy, black comedy, insult comedy, surreal humor, character comedy, satire
Birth Place: New York City, U.S.
Whoopi Goldberg quotes :
Sitting at the table during Color Purple and looking up and suddenly realizing I was acting in front of Steven Spielberg, was pretty cool. It was pretty good.Whoopi Goldberg
We're born with success. It is only others who point out our failures, and what they attribute to us as failure.Whoopi Goldberg
You know, be an actor because you love to act. Don't be an actor because you think you're going to get famous, because that's luck.Whoopi Goldberg
When I was doing ensemble theater and comedy work, I felt I had some talents. But when I started doing my shows in Berkeley and found that I could be funny on my own, I was shocked.Whoopi Goldberg