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Louis Gossett Jr.

Louis Gossett Jr. is an American film and television actor, best known for his role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the movie "An Officer and a Gentleman" and as Fiddler in the television miniseries "Roots". He has won an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, and two Golden Globe Awards in an acting career that spans over five decades.


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Nascut:
May 27, 1936 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
148
Primul film:
In series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Ultimul film:
Film The Cuban 2020-07-31
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Madam Secretary
Poster of Extant
Poster of Psych
Poster of Family Guy
Filme in care a jucat
Film The Cuban Luis Garcia 2020-07-31
Film Supervized Pendle 2019-07-16
Film Hal Himself 2019-03-28
Serial Watchmen Old Man / Will Reeves 2019-10-20
Film Breaking Brooklyn Miles Bryant 2018-05-25
Film Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes / Feeling Heart 2017-10-14
Film Undercover Grandpa Mother 2017-07-07
Serial The Good Fight Carl Reddick 2017-02-19
Film Double Play Coco 2017-01-27
Film King of the Dancehall The Bishop 2017-01-13
Film Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise Himself 2016-10-14
Film Boiling Pot Detective Haven 2015-09-29
Serial The Spoils Before Dying Duke Webster 2015-07-08
Serial The Book of Negroes Daddy Moses 2015-01-07
Film A Fighting Man Cubby 2014-04-24
Film And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-01
Film Pride of Lions Lou Jones 2014-06-03
Serial Extant Quinn 2014-07-09
Serial Madam Secretary Father Laurent Vasseur 2014-09-21
Film Miracle at Gate 213 Roy Peddington 2013-12-10
Film Smitty Mr. Smith 2012-04-10
Film The Undershepherd Bishop Redford 2012-02-15
Film Dog Jack Grown up Jed 2011-12-02
Film The Grace Card George Wright 2011-02-25
Film Why Did I Get Married Too? Porter 2010-04-02
Film The Perfect Game Cool Papa Bell 2010-04-01
Film The Least Among You Samuel Benton 2009-01-12
Film Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Self 2009-01-01
Film Delgo King Zahn (voice) 2008-12-12
Film The Black List: Volume One Himself 2008-01-22
Film Stories USA Doc (segment "Club Soda") 2007-11-10
Film Cover Detective Hicks 2007-05-08
Film Daddy's Little Girls Willie 2007-02-14
Serial Psych Lloyd Marr 2006-07-07
Film Solar Attack President Ryan Gordon 2006-05-25
Film All In Caps 2006-03-14
Film Left Behind: World at War Presidente Gerald Fitzhugh 2005-01-01
Serial Black in the 80s 2005-02-01
Film Left Behind: World at War President Geral Fitzhugh 2005-01-01
Film Lackawanna Blues Ol'lem Taylor 2005-02-12
Serial The Batman Unknown 2004-09-11
Film Jasper, Texas R.C. Horn 2003-06-08
Film Momentum Raymond Addison 2003-03-26
Serial Half & Half Unknown 2002-09-23
Serial The Dead Zone Unknown 2002-06-16
Film What About Your Friends: Weekend Get-Away Dr. Barnes 2002-05-31
Film Deceived Col. David Garrett 2002-03-26
Film The Highwayman Phil Bishop 2000-01-01
Film The Inspectors 2: A Shred of Evidence Frank 2000-03-12
Film The Color of Love: Jacey's Story Lou Hastings 2000-03-19
Film Strange Justice Vernon Jordan 1999-08-29
Film Y2K Morgan 1999-07-01
Film Love Songs 1999-04-25
Serial Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Film The Inspectors Inspector Frank Hughes 1998-09-20
Film Bram Stoker's Legend of the Mummy Corbeck 1998-01-01
Film To Dance with Olivia Daniel Stewart 1997-03-09
Serial Stargate SG-1 Gerak 1997-07-27
Film In His Father's Shoes Frank Crosby / Richard 1997-06-05
Serial Early Edition Unknown 1996-09-28
Serial Promised Land Anderson Walker 1996-09-17
Film Inside Questioner 1996-08-25
Film Run for the Dream: The Gail Devers Story Bob Kersee 1996-06-16
Film Captive Heart: The James Mink Story James Mink 1996-04-14
Film Managua Paul 1996-04-09
Film Iron Eagle IV Charles 'Chappy' Sinclair 1995-12-01
Film The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies 1995-06-05
Film Ray Alexander: A Menu for Murder Ray Alexander 1995-03-20
Film Zooman Rueben Tate 1995-03-19
Film A Father for Charlie Walter Osgood 1995-01-01
Film Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing Narrator 1995-01-01
Film Blue Chips Father Dawkins 1994-02-18
Film Ray Alexander: A Taste For Justice Ray Alexander 1994-05-13
Film A Good Man in Africa Prof. Sam Adekunle 1994-07-14
Film Curse of the Starving Class Ellis 1994-09-13
Film Flashfire Ben Durand 1994-09-15
Serial Touched by an Angel Anderson Walker 1994-09-21
Serial ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Serial Return to Lonesome Dove Isom Pickett 1993-11-14
Film Monolith Capt. MacCandless 1993-05-27
Film Father & Son: Dangerous Relations 1993-04-19
Film Liberators: Fighting on Two Fronts in World War II Reader 1992-11-11
Film Diggstown 'Honey' Roy Palmer 1992-08-14
Film Iron Eagle III Charles 'Chappy' Sinclair 1992-01-09
Film The Josephine Baker Story Sidney Williams 1991-03-16
Film Cover-Up Lou Jackson 1991-02-22
Film Keeper of the City Detective James Dela 1991-12-20
Film Toy Soldiers Dean Edward Parker 1991-04-24
Film Carolina Skeletons James Bragg 1991-09-30
Serial Captain Planet and the Planeteers Unknown 1990-09-15
Film Sudie and Simpson Simpson 1990-09-11
Film El Diablo Van Leek 1990-07-22
Film Zora is My Name! 1990-01-01
Film The Punisher Jake Berkowitz 1989-10-05
Serial Gideon Oliver 1989-02-20
Film Roots: The Gift Fiddler 1988-12-11
Film Goodbye, Miss 4th of July Big John Creed 1988-12-03
Film Iron Eagle II Charles 'Chappy' Sinclair 1988-11-11
Film The Principal Jake Phillips 1987-09-18
Film A Gathering of Old Men Mathu 1987-05-10
Film Firewalker Leo Porter 1986-11-21
Film Iron Eagle Charles 'Chappy' Sinclair 1986-01-17
Film Enemy Mine Jeriba 'Jerry' Shigan 1985-12-12
Film The Guardian John Mack 1984-10-20
Film Finders Keepers Century 1984-05-18
Serial Sadat Anwar al-Sadat 1983-10-31
Film Jaws 3-D Calvin Bouchard 1983-03-16
Serial The Powers of Matthew Star Walter "Walt" Shepherd (D'Hai) 1982-09-17
Film An Officer and a Gentleman Sergeant Emil Foley 1982-07-28
Film Benny's Place Benny Moore 1982-05-31
Film Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy "Satchel" Paige Leroy 'Satchel' Paige 1981-05-31
Film It Rained All Night the Day I Left Leo Garcia 1980-08-05
Serial The Lazarus Syndrome 1979-09-04
Serial Backstairs at the White House Levi Mercer, Houseman 1979-01-29
Film Lawman Without a Gun Tom Hayward 1978-12-04
Film To Kill a Cop Everett Walker 1978-04-10
Film The Lazarus Syndrome Dr. MacArthur St. Clair 1978-01-01
Film The Choirboys Calvin Motts 1977-12-23
Film The Deep Henri Cloche 1977-06-17
Serial Roots Fiddler 1977-01-23
Film Little Ladies of the Night Russ Garfield 1977-01-16
Film J.D.'s Revenge Rev. Elija Bliss 1976-08-25
Film The River Niger Dr. Dudley Stanton 1976-04-14
Serial Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Serial The Jeffersons Unknown 1975-01-18
Film Black Bart Black Bart 1975-01-01
Film Sidekicks Jason O'Rourke 1974-03-21
Serial Good Times Unknown 1974-02-08
Film It's Good to Be Alive Sam Brockington 1974-02-22
Film The White Dawn Portagee 1974-07-21
Serial Little House on the Prairie Unknown 1974-09-11
Serial The Rockford Files Marcus Aurelius 'Gabby' Hayes 1974-09-13
Film The Laughing Policeman Insp. James Larrimore SFPD 1973-12-20
Film Travels with My Aunt Wordsworth 1972-12-17
Serial The Rookies Unknown 1972-09-11
Film Skin Game Jason O'Rourke 1971-09-30
Serial Alias Smith and Jones Unknown 1971-01-05
Serial McCloud Unknown 1970-02-17
Film The Landlord Copee Johnson 1970-05-20
Serial The Young Rebels 1970-09-20
Serial The Bill Cosby Show Unknown 1969-09-14
Film The Bushbaby Tembo 1969-09-01
Film Companions in Nightmare Lt. Adam McKay 1968-11-23
Serial The Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Film A Raisin in the Sun George Murchison (as Louis Gossett) 1961-05-28
Film The New Girl Mary's Brother 1960-01-01
Serial The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Serial The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20