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No one could fight crime in style like model turned actress Tamara Dobson. Her role as the "Cleopatra Jones" offered Giorgio Saint Angelo the opportunity to create the ultimate black female James Bond, stylish, lethal and glamorous!
Pam Grier (born May is an American actress. She became known in the early for starring in a string of women in prison and blaxploitation films like The Big Bird Cage Coffy Foxy Brown and Sheba Baby She starred in Quentin Tarantino's film Jackie Brown,