Biography

Timothy L. "Tim" Reid (born December 19, 1944) is an American actor, comedian and film director best known for his roles in prime time American television programs, such as Venus Flytrap on WKRP in Cincinnati (1978-82), Marcel "Downtown" Brown on Simon & Simon (1983-87), Ray Campbell on Sister, Sister (1994-99) and William Barnett on That 70's Show (2004-2006).

Timothy L. "Tim" Reid (born December 19, 1944) is an American actor, comedian and film director best known for his roles in prime time American television programs, such as Venus Flytrap on WKRP in Cincinnati (1978-82), Marcel "Downtown" Brown on Simon & Simon (1983-87), Ray Campbell on Sister, Sister (1994-99) and William Barnett on That 70's Show (2004-2006).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 40

Birthday 1944-12-19

Place of Birth Norfolk, Virginia, United States

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Pennywise: The Story of IT as Himself
2016 Chasing Waterfalls as Quincy
2016 TRI as Miles
2015 Limitless(1 episode) as Sturgeon Reid
2010 Treme(1 episode)
2007 Trade as Hank Jefferson
2005 Black in the 80s(3 episodes)
2003 For Real
2003 You Wish! as Larry
1998 That '70s Show(10 episodes)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1994 Sister, Sister(118 episodes)
1992 Mastergate as Chip Chatworth
1992 Color Adjustment as Himself
1991 The New WKRP in Cincinnati(1 episode)
1990 It(2 episodes) as Mike Hanlon
1990 It as Mike Hanlon
1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer as Jack Barnett
1989 Snoops(13 episodes) as Chance Dennis
1987 Frank's Place(22 episodes) as Frank Parrish
1987 CBS Summer Playhouse(46 episodes)
1986 Matlock(2 episodes)
1983 Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever
1982 Teachers Only(23 episodes)
1981 Simon & Simon(159 episodes) as Lt. Marcel 'Downtown' Brown
1981 Simon & Simon(15 episodes)
1978 WKRP in Cincinnati(93 episodes) as Venus Flytrap
1977 The Richard Pryor Show(9 episodes)
1976 Battle of the Network Stars(2 episodes)
1976 Easy Does It... Starring Frankie Avalon(4 episodes)
1976 What's Happening!!(1 episode)
1974 Rhoda(1 episode)
1974 That's My Mama(1 episode)

Directing

2003 For RealDirector
1998 AsunderDirector
1996 Once Upon a Time... When We Were ColoredDirector
1987 The Wonderful Wizard of OzDirector
1987 The Marvelous Land of OzDirector
1987 Ozma of OzDirector

Writing

1987 The Wonderful Wizard of OzWriter
1987 The Emerald City of OzWriter
1987 The Marvelous Land of OzWriter
1987 Ozma of OzWriter

Production

1998 About SarahExecutive Producer
1989 Snoops(13 episodes)Producer
1987 Frank's Place(22 episodes)Executive Producer
1987 The Emerald City of OzExecutive Producer

Creator

1998 Linc'sCreator
1989 SnoopsCreator
1987 Frank's PlaceCreator

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