Della Reese (born Delloreese Patricia Early), actress, singer, one-time talk-show hostess and ordained minister. She became the 1st black woman to guest host The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson and played the mother of B. A. Baracus in The A-Team TV show. She starred in the film Harlem Nights, in which she is known for her a fight scene with Eddie Murphy ("Oh! Now you're gonna shoot me in my pinky toe..."). She later starred in the overtly religious TV show, Touched by an Angel.
Delloreese Patricia Early, known professionally as Della Reese (born July 6, 1931), is an American actress, singer, talk-show host and ordained minister. She scored a major hit with the 1959 single "Don't You Know?", leading to a 9-year stint in Las Vegas. In the late 1960s, she hosted her own talk show. Through 4 decades of acting, she's best known for playing Tess, the lead role on the 1994-2003 TV show Touched by an Angel. She is now an ordained minister known as Rev. Dr. Della Reese…
Delloreese Patricia Early, known professionally as Della Reese, is an American actress, singer, game show panelist of the 1970s, one-time talk-show hostess and ordained minister. Wikipedia Born: July 6, 1931
Della Reese Actress Della Reese (L) and her husband attends the Ninth annual Operation Smile gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on September 2. A classy couple. I'm glad to see she and her husband are fine.