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Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 117

Birthday 1934-06-16

Place of Birth Cleveland, Ohio, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Beyond the Law as Swilley
2017 My Christmas Grandpa as Fred
2017 Call Me King as Malachi
2016 New Life as Mr. Charles
2015 The Ultimate Legacy as Mr. Theodore Hamilton
2015 The Great Gilly Hopkins as Mr Randolph
2015 A House Is Not a Home as Paul
2015 The Carmichael Show (1 episode) as Vernon
2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb as Reginald
2014 Christmas In Palm Springs as Gabriel
2014 On Angel's Wings as Mr. Dupac
2013 Dear Secret Santa as Ted
2013 The Ultimate Life as Ted Hamilton
2013 Oz the Great and Powerful as Master Tinker
2012 Go On (22 episodes) as George
2012 Lukewarm as Thomas
2011 The Muppets as Grandfather
2011 The Tenant as Jack Rymer
2011 The Arcadian as Charles
2010 The Search for Santa Paws as Mr. Stewart
2010 Get Low as Rev. Charlie Jackson
2010 The Glades (1 episode) as Gregory Richmond
2009 Black Water Transit as Frank Vermillion
2008 The Morgue as George
2007 Army Wives (1 episode)
2007 October Road (1 episode)
2007 Three Days To Vegas as Marvin Jeffries
2006 Night at the Museum as Reginald
2006 The Ultimate Gift as Mr. Theophillis 'Ted' Hamilton
2006 Hard Luck as Cobb
2006 Queen of Swing as Narrator
2006 Special Ed as Lou
2005 The Final Patient as Dr. Daniel Green
2005 The Derby Stallion as Houston Jones
2003 10-8: Officers on Duty (1 episode)
2003 One Tree Hill (1 episode) as Gus
2003 Beah: A Black Woman Speaks as Himself
2003 A Mighty Wind as Blues Musician
2002 Sunshine State as Dr. Elton Lloyd
2002 Enough as Jim Toller
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise (1 episode) as Dr. Emory Erickson
2001 Six Feet Under (2 episodes)
2001 My Wife and Kids (2 episodes)
2001 The Division (1 episode)
2000 For All Time as Proprietor / Conductor
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2000 Yes, Dear (1 episode)
2000 The Michael Richards Show (10 episodes) as Jack
2000 Soul Food (1 episode)
2000 The Tulsa Lynching of 1921: A Hidden Story
2000 The Others (13 episodes) as Elmer Greentree
1999 Random Hearts as Marvin
1999 The West Wing (1 episode)
1999 The Sopranos (1 episode) as Reverend James Sr.
1998 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer as Estes
1998 Hope Floats as Nurse
1998 Paulie as Virgil the Janitor
1998 Always Outnumbered as Right Burke
1997 The Gregory Hines Show (22 episodes)
1997 Air Bud as Arthur Chaney
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1996 That Thing You Do! as Del Paxton
1996 First Kid as Speet
1996 Nightjohn as Old man
1996 Ed as Tipton
1995 Out There as Lyman Weeks
1995 Man with a Gun as Henry Griggs
1995 JAG (3 episodes)
1995 Fluke as Bert
1995 The Outer Limits (2 episodes)
1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long as Pullman Porter
1995 The Watcher (1 episode)
1995 The Wayans Bros. (1 episode)
1995 Goldilocks and the Three Bears as Caleb
1995 Captiva Island as Vernon
1995 Tuesday Morning Ride
1994 Touched by an Angel (1 episode)
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 The Hudsucker Proxy as Moses
1993 Fatal Instinct as Man in Park
1993 I'll Fly Away: Then and Now as Lewis Coleman
1993 Demolition Man as Zachary Lamb - Aged
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (1 episode)
1992 The Bodyguard as Bill Devaney
1992 Exiled in America as Abraham White
1991 The People Under the Stairs as Grandpa Booker
1991 I'll Fly Away (39 episodes)
1991 Carolina Skeletons as Elijah Crooks
1991 The Hard Way as Raggedy Man
1991 New Jack City as Old Man
1990 Decoration Day as Gee Pennywell
1990 Gabriel's Fire (1 episode)
1990 True Colors (1 episode)
1990 Northern Exposure (1 episode)
1989 Coach (1 episode)
1989 The January Man as Detective Reilly
1988 Empty Nest (1 episode)
1988 Bird as Dr. Caulfield
1988 Dominick and Eugene as Jesse Johnson
1987 Suspect as Judge Franklin
1987 Five Corners as Elderly Man in Bar
1986 The Color of Money as Orvis
1986 Designing Women (1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1985 Spenser: For Hire (1 episode)
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)
1984 The Cotton Club as Big Joe Ison
1984 The Brother from Another Planet as Walter
1984 Kate & Allie (1 episode)
1983 Trading Places as Bartender
1983 Rage of Angels (2 episodes) as Abraham Wilson
1982 The Member of the Wedding as T.T. Williams
1979 The Hitter as Louisiana Slim
1977 Greased Lightning as Mr Jones
1974 The Taking of Pelham One Two Three as Man on Platform
1974 Good Times (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

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