Marion Ramsey

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Marion Ramsey
Born (1947-05-10) May 10, 1947 (age 72)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupation(s)Actress, singer and songwriter
Years active1975–present

Marion Ramsey (born May 10, 1947) is an American actress and singer. She was a regular on the series Cos but is best known for her role as the squeaky-voiced Officer Laverne Hooks in the Police Academy (film series). Recently she has also appeared in the films Recipe for Disaster and Return to Babylon, and in the television films for SyFy, such as Lavalantula and 2 Lava 2 Lantula!.


Film and television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2017 When I Sing Reggie (Pre-production)
Vendetta Wilhelmina Thibodeaux (Pre-production)
2016 2 Lava 2 Lantula! Teddie
2015 Lavalantula Teddie
2014 Wal-Bob's Lillian
2012 DaZe Vol. Too (sic) - NonSeNse Ms. Thenusda Norbuckle
Return to Babylon Barbara's Maid
2011 Modern Family Lady in salon "Two Monkeys and a Panda"
2009 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Harriet
2007 The Stolen Moments of September Ms. Henshaw
Lord Help Us Doretha Jackson
2006 Robot Chicken Laverne Hooks/Teacher
2003 Recipe for Disaster (2003) Motorcycle Cop
2001 Maniacts Hooker
1994 The Nanny Woman in Audience
1993 Daddy Dearest Cop #2
John Virgo: Playing for Laughs Officer Hooks
Johnny Bago Nurse Roberta 'Bobbie' Thompson
1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 Careers Counsellor
1990 MacGyver Police officer
1989 Police Academy 6: City Under Siege Sgt. Laverne Hooks
1988 Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach Sgt. Laverne Hooks
1987 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol Sgt. Laverne Hooks On Citizens on Patrol: Police Academy 4 (UK: poster title)
1986 Police Academy 3: Back in Training Sgt. Laverne Hooks
1985 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment Officer Laverne Hooks
1984 Family Secrets Linda Jones
Police Academy Cadet Laverne Hooks On Police Academy: What an Institution! (UK: video title)
1976 Cos Various Regular role
The Jeffersons Tracy Davis
1975 Keep on Truckin' Various Regular role

Work as a musician[edit]

Marion is a highly talented singer and songwriter, who has written songs with Haras Fyre (composer of "Supernatural Thing," "This Time I'll Be Sweeter," "Satan's Daughter" for Gary Glitter, etc.).

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