Esperanza Spalding

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Esperanza Spalding was born on October 18, 1984 in Portland, Oregon, USA as Esperanza Emily Spalding. She is an actress, known for Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017), Luke Cage (2016) and Miles Ahead (2015). See full bio »

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Roman J. Israel, Esq. Coalition Activist #1
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 2018 Luke Cage (TV Series)
Esperanza Emily Spalding
- Wig Out (2018) ... Esperanza Emily Spalding (as Esperanza Emily Spalding)
 2017 Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Coalition Activist #1
 2015 Miles Ahead
Live Concert Band
 2014 Janelle Monáe: Electric Lady (Video short)
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Esperanza Emily Spalding


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