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Also Known As: Died: January 23, 1976
Born: April 9, 1898 Cause of Death: complications from a stroke
Birth Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Native Land (1942) as Narrator/Singer
Dramatizations and archival footage capture the fight for civil liberties in the 1930s.
2.
Tales of Manhattan (1942) as Luke
A formal black coat that gets passed from one New Yorker to another affects each person's life in a significant way.
3.
The Proud Valley (1940)
In a Welsh coal mining valley, a young man with a beautiful singing voice is called upon to make the ultimate sacrifice when a pit disaster threatens.
4.
Jericho (1937)
An army deserter joins a nomadic tribe to escape punishment.
5.
Big Fella (1937)
6.
King Solomon's Mines (1937) as Umbopa
African explorers enlist an exiled native chief to help them find a legendary treasure.
7.
Song of Freedom (1936)
A black dock-worker becomes an opera star, then discovers his African roots.
8.
Show Boat (1936) as Joe
Riverboat entertainers find love, laughs and hardships as they sail along "Old Man River."
9.
Sanders of the River (1935) as Bosambo
A British District Officer in Nigeria fights against gun-runners and slavers with the aid of a loyal native chief.
10.
The Emperor Jones (1933) as Brutus Jones
When his subjects revolt, a Caribbean dictator looks back on the path that led to his downfall.
11.
Body and Soul (1925) as The Rt. Reverend Isiaah Jenkins alias "Jeremiah the Deliverer" still posing as a man of God[/Sylvester]
In this silent film, a corrupt small town minister leads his congregation astray.

Music (feature film)

12.
Indignation (2016)
In 1951, as Marcus Messner, a brilliant working class Jewish boy from Newark, New Jersey, travels on scholarship to a small, conservative college in Ohio, thus exempting him from being drafted into the Korean War. But once there, Marcus's growing infatuation with his beautiful classmate Olivia Hutto
13.
Profit Motive and the Whispering Wind (2008)
Consisting almost entirely of simple shots of grave sites and public shrines, and progressing through American history from colonial times to the present, the documentary is a monument to monuments, and a call to arms. The resting places of such famed figures as Malcolm X, Mother Jones, Cesar Chavez
14.
Daniel (1983) as Song Performer
15.
Killer of Sheep (1979) as Song Performer ("Going Home")
A black slaughterhouse worker copes with the stress of raising a family with little money.

Music (special)

16.
Unchained Memories: Readings From the Slave Narratives (2003) as Song Performer ("No More Auction Block")
Various African-American actors come together to read excerpts from first-hand accounts of slave life collected during the 1936-1938 Federal Writers' Project.
17.
Children of the Left (1992) as Song Performer ("Waterboy")
A documentary presenting the stories of five children of American Communists.

Misc. Crew (short)

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