Fans may know Sheryl Lee Ralph from her most recent role in the ABC comedy series, Abbott Elementary. She currently plays Barbara Howard, one of the more experienced teachers at the Philadelphia public school where the show takes place.
Though she’s often labeled as old-fashioned and strict by the younger teachers, Howard has a lot of love for her students. Prior to landing a part on the breakout show, the 65-year-old Ralph has been active in Hollywood for decades.
Keep scrolling to find out what other major projects she has starred in over the years.