Esther Scott

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Esther Scott
Born (1957-04-25) April 25, 1957 (age 62)
OccupationActress, voice actress
Years active1985–present

Esther Scott (born April 25, 1957 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actress. She began her career as voice actress on Star Wars: Ewoks, before appearing on television shows including Beverly Hills, 90210, Full House, Party of Five, Ellen, The Steve Harvey Show, and Sister, Sister.[1]

Scott was regular cast member in the short-lived ABC sitcom The Geena Davis Show (2000-2001) playing Geena Davis' housekeeper, Gladys.[2] She also had the recurring roles on City Guys (1998-2001), short-lived The Help (2004) as Doris, and Hart of Dixie (2011-2015) as Delma Warner. In film, she has appeared in Boyz n the Hood (1991), The Kid (2000), You Got Served (2004), Dreamgirls (2006), Gangster Squad (2013), and The Birth of a Nation (2016).[3]


Year Title Role Notes
1991 Boyz n the Hood Tisha's Grandmother
1992 Encino Man Mrs. Mackey
1994 Don Juan DeMarco Nurse Alvira
1995 Illegal in Blue Records Clerk Direct-to-video
1995 Species Female Conductor
1995 The Low Life Mrs. Raymond
1996 The Craft Asylum Nurse
1997 Out to Sea Maria
1997 One Eight Seven Mrs. Ford
1997 A Christmas Memory Anna Stabler TV movie
1998 Senseless Denise Witherspoon
1998 October 22 Mrs. Jennings
2000 The Kid Clarissa
2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember Judge
2003 Fresh Like Strawberries Cashier Lady Short film
2004 You Got Served Grandma
2004 Serial Killing 4 Dummys Sally Lindon
2005 Fun with Dick and Jane Disgruntled KostMart Customer
2006 Dreamgirls Aunt Ethel
2006 The Pursuit of Happyness Shelter Worker
2007 I'm Through with White Girls Hester
2007 Sister's Keeper Mama Pines
2007 Transformers Glen's Grandmother
2013 Gangster Squad Letty
2016 Trust Fund Gloria
2016 The Birth of a Nation Bridget Turner
Year Title Role Notes
1985 Star Wars: Ewoks Shodu Warrick (voice) Unknown episodes
1994 Full House Mrs. Homewood
1997 Ellen Bathroom attendant
2000-2001 The Geena Davis Show Gladys[4] 22 episodes
2006 The Help Doris 6 episodes
2011-2015 Hart of Dixie Delma Warner 24 episodes


  1. ^ "Esther Scott Biography ((?)-)". Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  2. ^ Phil Gallo. "The Geena Davis Show". Variety. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  3. ^ Justin Chang. "'The Birth of a Nation' Review: Nate Parker's Powerful Drama About the Nat Turner Rebellion - Variety". Variety. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  4. ^ Phil Gallo. "The Geena Davis Show". Variety. Retrieved 26 January 2016.

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