Biography

Reginald VelJohnson (born August 16, 1952) is an American actor of film, stage and television, well known for his role as Carl Winslow on the sitcom Family Matters, where he was the only cast member to appear in every single episode. He also portrayed LAPD Sgt. Al Powell in the film Die Hard (1988), its sequel Die Hard 2 (1990), and the Chuck episode "Chuck Versus Santa Claus" (2008).

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Reginald VelJohnson (born August 16, 1952) is an American actor of film, stage and television, well known for his role as Carl Winslow on the sitcom Family Matters, where he was the only cast member to appear in every single episode. He also portrayed LAPD Sgt. Al Powell in the film Die Hard (1988), its sequel Die Hard 2 (1990), and the Chuck episode "Chuck Versus Santa Claus" (2008).

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 54

Birthday 1952-08-16

Place of Birth Queens, New York, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Waitin' to Live as Willard Loggins
Sex Tax: Based on a True Story as Merle
2019 Pride & Prejudice: Atlanta as Reverend Bennet
2018 Easter as Alven
2018 Funny Story as Hank
2015 The Flight Before Christmas as Joe
2014 12 Dog Days Till Christmas as Art Stephenson
2014 Strike One as Judge Morris
2014 On Angel's Wings as Coach Carter
2014 The Formula as Professor Millan
2012 The Mistle-Tones as Holly's Dad
2012 TRON: Uprising (18 episodes) as Able
2012 Brother White as Hill
2012 Air Collision as Bob Abbot
2011 Hart of Dixie (44 episodes) as Dash DeWitt
2011 Marriage Retreat as Pastor Wexley
2010 Glory Daze (1 episode)
2010 You Again as Mason Dunlevy
2010 Jelly as Joe Woods
2009 The Three Gifts as Rodney
2009 Celebrity Ghost Stories (1 episode)
2007 Wrong Guy, Wrong Place, Wrong Time: A Look Back at 'Die Hard' as Himself
2005 Death to the Supermodels as Tom
2005 Suits on the Loose as Steedman
2005 Ghost Whisperer (1 episode)
2005 Bones (1 episode)
2004 The Big House (1 episode)
2002 In-Laws (1 episode)
2002 Monk (1 episode)
2002 Like Mike as Mr. Boyd
2001 Crossing Jordan (1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (3 episodes)
1999 The Parkers (1 episode)
1999 Twice in a Lifetime (1 episode)
1999 Family Guy (1 episode)
1998 Will & Grace (1 episode)
1996 Limp Fangs: The Adventures of Count Malt Liquela as Reverend Shields
1996 Deadly Pursuits as Ed Conroy
1994 On Our Own (1 episode)
1994 One of Her Own as Detective Bob Hymes
1993 Posse as Preston
1990 The Bride in Black as Barry Gates
1990 Die Hard 2 as Sgt. Al Powell
1989 Family Matters (215 episodes) as Carl Winslow (2 episodes)
1989 Turner & Hooch as Det. David Sutton
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1988 Quiet Victory: The Charlie Wedemeyer Story as Assistant Coach
1988 Die Hard as Sgt. Al Powell
1988 Plain Clothes as Captain Graff
1986 Crocodile Dundee as Gus
1985 Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins as Ambulance Driver
1985 The Equalizer (3 episodes)
1984 Ghostbusters as Jail Guard
1981 Wolfen as Morgue attendant

Writing

1989 Family Matters (2 episodes)Writer

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