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Born: October 26, 1954 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cleveland, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Just Wright (2010)
A physical therapist gets the gig of a lifetime working with an injured NBA star. She manages to get him back into shape, but also finds herself falling for him. He, on the other hand, has eyes for her seductive friend.
2.
Ball Don't Lie (2008)
Sticky, 17, white, has spent his life being abused by pimps living with his prostitute mother, bouncing from one foster home to another, and living on the street between failed placements. But he's developed incredible hoop skills that have given him considerable social standing among his mostly bla
3.
Venom (2005)
Deep in the swamps of Louisiana, a group of teenagers fight for their lives against a mysterious evil force.
4.
Home Room (2003) as Principal Robbins
The tragic aftermath of a high school shooting leaves Deanna Cartwright seriously wounded and nine others dead. Detective Martin Van Zandt is assigned the unenviable task of finding someone to hold responsible. His attention settles on Alicia Browning, a troubled outsider considered both the key wit
5.
Semper Fi (2001)
Chronicles the lives of a group of young marines, from their entrance into boot camp, to their assignment to the Marines' Special Forces unit, to their involvement in a series of military actions. The raw recruits of Platoon 3015, united in their desire to make the code "honor, commitment and courag
6.
Traffic (2001) as Prosecutor Ben Williams
A movie exploring the inner workings of the international drug trade.
7.
Slight Case of Murder, A (1999) as Detective Larry Gray
Television movie based on Donald Westlake's novel about Terry Thorpe, a small-time film critic whose amoral behavior and shady dealings -- adultery, larceny, and maybe even murder -- finally start to catch up with him when a quirky, but relentless detective gets on his case.
8.
Liberty Heights (1999) as Sylvia'S Father
It is Baltimore in 1954 and everything is changing. In this year, school desegregation is happening for the first time, bringing black and white children from different neighborhoods into the same classrooms. In this year, the dawning of rock'n'roll is giving teenagers their first slice of a musical
9.
Bulworth (1998) as Uncle David
In the waning days of the California primary election of 1996, Bill Clinton has secured the Democratic nomination and Bob Dole is in place to run against him. Incumbent US Senator Jay Bulworth, while still holding off a challenger, suffers a nervous breakdown and decides to commit suicide by hiring
10.
Little Girl Fly Away (1998) as Detective Walter Engelhart
When Cath begins to receive threatening phone calls and letters, her husband Frank insists on calling the police. When Detectives Engelhart and Pyne question Cath about her stalker, her behavior leads the detectives to suspect that she knows her tormentor. Upon investigating, they discover that Cath
11.
How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) as Walter
Stella, a divorced Black woman in her 40s takes some time off work and travels to Jamaica while her son spends time with his father. While she is successful in her high-powered job, her love life is non-existant and her friend Delilah persuades her to take a rare vacation in order to relax. There she meets and falls in love with Winston, who is half her age. When Winston takes a time-consuming job, Stella returns home, only to discover she has lost her job. She returns to Jamaica, finding that Winston is in fact much richer than he has let on, but is then called to New York, where Delilah is ill. Winston follows her to New York and the two try to decide if their relationship can work.
12.
Sphere (1998) as Ossa Instructor
A team of four people are sent to the middle of the pacific ocean and are asked to do research on a 400 year old space ship found on the bottom of the ocean.
13.
Gridlock'd (1997) as Supervisor
A dark comedy about two junkies who, while waiting to be admitted to a detox center, become implicated in the murder of a drug dealer.
14.
Rocketman (1997) as Ben Stevens
A geeky spacecraft designer gets the chance of a lifetime to be on the first crew to travel to Mars.
15.
Bloodhounds (1996) as John Groff
A bestselling true-crime writer and a female martial arts detective make an unlikely pair as they pick up the trail of the Death Row escapee who killed her father.
16.
Power 98 (1996) as Detective Wilkinson
A controversial talk show host becomes involved in the murder of a beautiful woman in a war for ratings. Karlin Pickett is a Los Angeles disc jockey who shocks his audience with outrageous stunts and crude jokes. Jon Price is a young DJ who joins the show. When women start turning up dead and the al
17.
Sleepers (1996) as Marlboro
Church of the Holy Angels and its grammar school were the center of Hell's Kitchen in the 1960s--a place of refuge for many neighborhood kids from troubled homes. Father Bobby had his favorites--among them were Lorenzo and his pals, Michael, John, and Tommy. Because their blue-collar, hardworking parents were more often fighting than not, the four boys formed a kind of family of their own. Then, one boring summer day, a street prank gone dangerously awry resulted in the quartet being sent to the Wilkinson Home for Boys in upstate New York where they were tortured, abused and raped under the leadership of a sadistic guard named Sean Nokes. A decade and a half later, nothing can erase their painful memories, but the lessons of Hell's Kitchen allow them to even the score of the terrible hand that Fate had dealt them. In their shocking retaliation, they are daringly aided by Father Bobby and an aging, shadowy mob figure, both of whom have known the four boys since their childhoods.
18.
Uninvited, The (1996) as Cornelson
After Patti Johnson gives birth to a still-born child, she and her husband try to forget the tragedy. They move into a new house, but a number of supernatural phenomena that takes place there, lead them to believe that the house is haunted. Patti turns to the town psychic, who confirms her suspicion
19.
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
Shortly after midnight on June 12, 1963, an assassin's bullet ended the life of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, the first field secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in the state of Mississippi. His killer was white supremacist Byron De La Beckwith, who was released after two trials in 1963 ended in hung juries. Nearly thirty-one years would pass before justice would make its peace with Medgar Evers. After he is assigned to reopen the case, Assistant District Attorney Bobby DeLaughter enlists the aid of investigators Charlie Crisco and Benny Bennett in uncovering evidence once thought impossible to reclaim. Throughout a journey filled with self-doubt and public criticism, he pursues not only justice for Medgar and Myrlie, his victimized widow, but also proof that Mississippi can change for the better as well.
20.
Sharon's Secret (1995) as District Attorney Julius Ashmore
The murder of her wealthy parents leaves a 16-year-old girl mute and catotonic. A female doctor becomes caught up in the mystery of the crime as she tries to get through to the girl, who has become a prime suspect.
21.
Nixon (1995) as Black Orator
The controversial president struggles to maintain his integrity and sanity in a shifting political landscape.
22.
Dead Presidents (1995) as Mr Curtis
Anthony Curtis is a bright 18-year-old from the Bronx who, in 1968, is stepping into manhood. Choosing not to immediately enroll in college, Anthony decides to leave his mentor Kirby, girlfriend Juanita Benson and her sister Delilah, to enlist in the Marine Corps. His buddy Skip and friend Jose soon join him. It is 1972 when Anthony returns to his neighborhood, only to discover that he is not treated as a hero. Though for a while he manages a part-time job in a butcher's shop, Anthony, with his girlfriend Juanita, who bore his daughter shortly after he enlisted, is living in an infested South Bronx apartment, barely making ends meet. Afforded little respect, and eventually unemployed and desperate, Anthony feels he has no alternative but to take part in a scheme to obtain some "dead presidents"--a slang term for cash. He believes that one well-executed score will secure a chance at a better life for himself, for his daughter and for the people of his community.
23.
Trial By Fire (1995) as Hugh Reynolds
A teacher attempts to fight charges that she had an affair with a student who committed suicide. Based on actual events.
24.
Sodbusters (1994) as Isaac
A group of homesteaders in 1875 are harassed by an evil, land-grabbing, gunslinging cattleman until a stranger with a mysterious past comes to their aid.
25.
Jimmy Hollywood (1994) as Cook
An unemployed Hollywood actor will go to any means to get a role. When his car radio is stolen, the chance of a lifetime appears to be his.
26.
Lily in Winter (1994) as Chick
Set in the 1950s, a New York African-American housekeeper becomes a reluctant accessory to a crime, and is unjustly accused of kidnapping her young white charge when she and the boy suddenly disappear.
27.
Child's Cry For Help, A (1994) as Brad Currie
A doctor begins to suspect that the mother of an illness-plagued 8-year-old is the cause of his sickness.
28.
Menace II Society (1993) as Man 2
Story about everyday life in Watts as seen through the eyes of a teenager who is trying to overcome his bleak surroundings.
29.
Boiling Point (1993) as Prison Officer
Story of a cop who seeks revenge on the counterfeiting conman who killed his partner.
30.
Trespass (1992) as Police Officer Reese
Two Arkansas firemen discover a dying man's secret--a fortune in gold could still lie buried some 50 years after its theft. Greed drives them to pursue the treasure, but they quickly become entangled with a local crime ring.
31.
Exclusive (1992) as Jonathan Heglin
A television newscaster is drawn into a deadly conflict by a mass murderer pursuing a personal vendetta.
32.
F/X (1986) as Ambulance Driver

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