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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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Cast (feature film)

1.
Tales of Manhattan (1942) as Luke
An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat discover, misfortune can often lead to truth.
2.
Native Land (1942) as Narrator/Singer
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.
Big Fella (1937)
5.
King Solomon's Mines (1937) as Umbopa
African explorers enlist an exiled native chief to help them find a legendary treasure.
6.
Jericho (1937)
An army deserter joins a nomadic tribe to escape punishment.
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.

Music (feature film)

11.
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
12.
Daniel (1983) as Song Performer
13.
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)

14.
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.
15.
Children of the Left (1992) as Song Performer ("Waterboy")
A documentary presenting the stories of five children of American Communists.

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