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List of Jill Scott Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Get on Up (2014)
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Get on Up
PG-13
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2

This biographical drama film chronicles the life of American singer and musician James Brown’s rise from poverty to one of the most recognized musicians in history.        

As:
Cast
Director:
Tate Taylor
Genres:
Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Dan Aykroyd, Allison Janney, Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James
3. Fading Gigolo (2013)
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2
Fading Gigolo
R
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2

Fading Gigolo is a comedy film which tells the story of an elderly man Murray, who teams up with his friend Fioravante to open a gigolo business in order to make some money. However, things get complicated when Fioravante finds himself falling for a woman.  

As:
Cast
Director:
John Turturro
Genres:
Comedy
4. Why Did I Get Married? (2007)
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Why Did I Get Married?
PG-13
10
3

Why Did I Get Married? is a comedy drama film which tells the story of four married couples, who take a vacation where they need to ask themselves the reason behind the marriage. Things get complicated when a gorgeous woman enters the scene.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Sheila
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tyler Perry, Michael Jai White, Janet Jackson, Sharon Leal, Malik Yoba
5. Baggage Claim (2013)
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Baggage Claim
PG-13
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2

In order to avoid herself from becoming the oldest as well as the only unwed woman in her family, Montana travels 30,000 miles in 30 days, hoping that she can convince a potential suitor to become her fiance.  

As:
Cast
Director:
David E. Talbert
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
6. Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)
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Why Did I Get Married Too?
PG-13
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2

A comedy-drama film about four couples who get together in the Bahamas for a vacation to reflect on their married lives.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sheila
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
7. Cavedweller (2004)
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Cavedweller
R
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rosemary
Director:
Lisa Cholodenko
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Kyra Sedgwick, Kevin Bacon, Aidan Quinn, Sherilyn Fenn, Regan Arnold
9. Made in America (2013)
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2
Made in America
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Ron Howard
Genres:
Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Janelle Monáe, Kanye West, Eddie Vedder, Rita Ora

TV Movie(s)

1. Steel Magnolias (2012)
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Steel Magnolias
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Truvy
Director:
Kenny Leon
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Queen Latifah, Phylicia Rashad, Alfre Woodard, Condola Rashad, Lance Gross
2. With This Ring (2015)
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2
With This Ring
TV-PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Viviane
Director:
Nzingha Stewart
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Regina Hall, Eve, Brooklyn Sudano, Deion Sanders
3. Sins of the Mother (2010)
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Sins of the Mother
TV-PG
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nona
Director:
Paul A. Kaufman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mimi Rogers, Katharine Isabelle, Nicole Beharie, Matt Ward
4. Flint (2017)
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Flint
TV-14
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bruce Beresford
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Queen Latifah, Rob Morrow, Betsy Brandt, Marin Ireland
5. Second Sight (2013)
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2
Second Sight
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Cuesta
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kim Dickens, Derek Luke, Jason Lee, Madeline Zima, Christina Cole

Animation(s)

Black Panther (2010)
Black Panther
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Storm / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
Director:
Mark Brooks
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Kerry Washington, Taye Diggs, Djimon Hounsou, Carl Lumbly, JB Blanc

TV Shows and Videos

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008)
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Precious Ramotswe (7 episodes, 2008-2009)
Director:
Anthony Minghella
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Family, Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
David Oyelowo, Idris Elba, John Kani, Desmond Dube

Jill Scott Awards

Grammy Awards
Winner Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance 2007
Winner Best Urban/Alternative Performance 2005
Winner Best Urban/Alternative Performance 2008