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Gregory Oliver Hines (February 14, 1946 – August 9, 2003) was an American actor, singer, dancer and choreographer.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Gregory Oliver Hines (February 14, 1946 – August 9, 2003) was an American actor, singer, dancer and choreographer.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Gregory Hines, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1946-02-14

Day of Death 2003-08-09

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2004 Broadway's Lost Treasures II as Jelly Roll Morton (segment "Jelly's Last Jam")
2003 Lost at Home (4 episodes) as Jordan King
2002 The Red Sneakers as Zeke
2001 Santa, Baby! as Noel
2001 Bojangles as Bojangles
2000 Once in the Life as Ruffhouse
2000 Who Killed Atlanta's Children? as Ron Larson
1999 Little Bill (47 episodes) as Big Bill
1999 Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her as Robert
1998 Will & Grace (8 episodes) as Ben Doucette
1997 The Gregory Hines Show (22 episodes) as Ben Stevenson
1997 Color of Justice as Reverend Walton
1997 Subway Stories: Tales from the Underground
1997 Good Luck as Bernard 'Bern' Lemley
1996 The Cherokee Kid as The Undertaker / Jedediah Turner
1996 The Preacher's Wife as Joe Hamilton
1996 Mad Dog Time as Jules Flamingo
1995 Waiting to Exhale as Marvin King
1995 A Stranger in Town
1994 Dead Air as Mark Jannek / Jim Sheppard
1994 Baseball (9 episodes) as Voice
1994 Renaissance Man as Sergeant Cass
1994 Kangaroo Court
1992 Jammin': Jelly Roll Morton on Broadway as Himself
1991 A Rage in Harlem as Goldy
1991 Eve of Destruction as Colonel Jim McQuade
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
1990 Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration as Himself
1989 Tap as Max Washington
1988 Off Limits as Albaby Perkins
1986 Running Scared as Ray Hughes
1985 White Nights as Raymond Greenwood
1985 Amazing Stories (1 episode)
1985 Puss in Boots as Edgar - Miller's Son
1985 About Tap as Self
1984 The Cotton Club as Sandman Williams
1984 The Muppets Take Manhattan as Roller skater
1983 Deal of the Century as Ray Kasternak
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre (1 episode) as Edgar, Miller's son
1982 Wogan (1 episode) as Himself
1981 Steve Martin: Steve Martin's Best Show Ever as Lionel Foot
1981 Wolfen as Whittington
1981 History of the World: Part I as Josephus
1980 Eubie!
1953 The Academy Awards (2 episodes)
1947 Tony Awards (2 episodes)

Directing

Bleeding Hearts Director
2002 The Red Sneakers Director

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