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Also Known As: Died: January 5, 1997
Born: July 11, 1957 Cause of Death: colon cancer
Birth Place: Natchitoches, Louisiana, USA Profession: actor

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Actor Vince Williams was widely known for his presence on the silver screen. In 1989, he appeared in "Rude Awakening." In 1990, he starred in the feature "Quick Change." Williams worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Guiding Light" (CBS, 1951-2009), "Marines, Let's Go" (1961) and "Submarine Seahawk" (1958). He also contributed to "The Bonnie Parker Story" (1958) starring Dorothy Provine. His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Lonely Profession" (NBC, 1969-1970). He also appeared in the TV special "Summer Stories: The Mall" (ABC, 1991-92). He also appeared in the drama "Black Water" (1989) with Julian Sands. during these years Williams was most recently credited in "Life After Top Chef" (Bravo, 2012-13). Additionally, he appeared on the television special "Vanessa-Mae at the Albert Hall" (Disney, 1995-96). Williams passed away in January 1997 at the age of 40.

Actor Vince Williams was widely known for his presence on the silver screen. In 1989, he appeared in "Rude Awakening." In 1990, he starred in the feature "Quick Change." Williams worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Guiding Light" (CBS, 1951-2009), "Marines, Let's Go" (1961) and "Submarine Seahawk" (1958). He also contributed to "The Bonnie Parker Story" (1958) starring Dorothy Provine. His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Lonely Profession" (NBC, 1969-1970). He also appeared in the TV special "Summer Stories: The Mall" (ABC, 1991-92). He also appeared in the drama "Black Water" (1989) with Julian Sands. during these years Williams was most recently credited in "Life After Top Chef" (Bravo, 2012-13). Additionally, he appeared on the television special "Vanessa-Mae at the Albert Hall" (Disney, 1995-96). Williams passed away in January 1997 at the age of 40.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Raining Stones (1993)
2.
 Black Water (1989)
3.
 The Seven Minutes (1971) 2nd reporter
4.
 Marines, Let's Go! (1961) Hank Dyer
5.
 A Private's Affair (1959) Orderly
6.
 But Not for Me (1959) Magazine photographer
7.
 Submarine Seahawk (1959) Sailor
8.
 The Bonnie Parker Story (1958) Narrator
10.
 Summer Stories: The Mall (1992) Ron Sims
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1988:
Cast as Lamar Griffin on the CBS daytime series "As the World Turns"
1989:
Appeared in "Rude Awakening"
1989:
Cast member of CBS daytime drama "Guiding Light"
1990:
Starred in the feature "Quick Change"
1996:
Recurring role as blind musician Dustin Carter on NBC series "Another World"
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Education

Northwestern State University of Louisiana: Natchitoches , Louisiana -
Southern University of Baton Rouge: -
Asolo Conservatory of Professional Actor Training, Florida State University School of Theatre: Tallahassee , Florida -

Notes

Featured in stage production of "Fences" with James Earl Jones and Billy Dee Williams.

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wife:
Kathryn Williams. Survived him.

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son:
Heru Williams. Survived him.
son:
Amon Williams. Survived him.

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