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Leonard Jackson has built an incredible presence on the big screen throughout his acting career. Jackson's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Clifton Davis romance "Together for Days" (1972), "Five on the Black Hand Side" (1973) and the Duane Jones horror film "Ganja and Hess" (1973). He also appeared in "Super Spook" (1974), the musical comedy "Car Wash" (1976) with Richard Pryor and the sci-fi fantasy "The Brother From Another Planet" (1984) with Joe Morton. His film career continued throughout the eighties and the nineties in productions like the Danny Glover dramatic adaptation "The Color Purple" (1985), "Eddie Murphy Raw" (1987) and "Second Sight" (1989) with John Larroquette. He also appeared in "A Rage in Harlem" (1991). Jackson most recently acted on "Mulaney" (Fox, 2014-15).

Leonard Jackson has built an incredible presence on the big screen throughout his acting career. Jackson's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Clifton Davis romance "Together for Days" (1972), "Five on the Black Hand Side" (1973) and the Duane Jones horror film "Ganja and Hess" (1973). He also appeared in "Super Spook" (1974), the musical comedy "Car Wash" (1976) with Richard Pryor and the sci-fi fantasy "The Brother From Another Planet" (1984) with Joe Morton. His film career continued throughout the eighties and the nineties in productions like the Danny Glover dramatic adaptation "The Color Purple" (1985), "Eddie Murphy Raw" (1987) and "Second Sight" (1989) with John Larroquette. He also appeared in "A Rage in Harlem" (1991). Jackson most recently acted on "Mulaney" (Fox, 2014-15).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Basquiat (1996) Jean Michel'S Father
2.
 Palookaville (1995) Bus Driver
3.
 Boomerang (1992) Chemist
4.
 Rage in Harlem, A (1991) Mr Clay
5.
 Murder in Black & White (1990) Contrary Man
6.
 Second Sight (1989) Doorman
7.
 Eddie Murphy Raw (1987) Uncle Gus
8.
 The Color Purple (1985) Pa
10.
 Car Wash (1976) Earl
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