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Wilma is a 1977 NBC network television movie which aired on December 19, 1977.

The movie centers on the life of American track sprinter Wilma Rudolph.


  • Shirley Jo Finney as Wilma Rudolph
    • Piper Carter as Wilma, age 4
    • Réjane Magloire as Wilma, age 12
  • Cicely Tyson as Blanche Rudolph
  • Jason Bernard as Coach Temple
  • Joe Seneca as Ed Rudolph
  • Denzel Washington as Robert Eldridge, age 18
    • Larry Scott as Robert Eldridge, age 12
  • Charles Blackwell as Coach Gray
  • Norman Matlock as Dr. Gordon