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John Amos

Early life Amos was born John Amos, Jr. in Newark, New Jersey, the son of Annabelle P. and John A. Amos, Sr., who was an auto mechanic.[1] He graduated from East Orange (NJ) High School in 1958. He enrolled at Long Beach City College and graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in sociology.[2] Amos also played on the Colorado State Rams football team.[3] Amos was a Golden Gloves boxing champion.[2] In 1964, he signed a free agent contract with the American Football League's Denver Broncos. He was released before the season and played with Joliet Explorers of the United Football League. In 1965 he played with the Norfolk Neptunes and Wheeling Ironmen of the Continental Football League. In 1966 he played with the Jersey City Jets and Waterbury Orbits of the Atlantic Coast Football League. In 1967, he had signed a free agent contract with the American Football League's Kansas City Chiefs. He was released in training camp and played that year with the Victoria Steelers of the Continental Football League.[citation needed]

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Dec 27, 1939 in Newark, New Jersey, USA
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
Primul film:
In series The Mary Tyler Moore Show 1970-09-19
Ultimul film:
Film Coming 2 America 2021-03-05
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Two and a Half Men
Poster of 704 Hauser
Poster of The Funny Side
Filme in care a jucat
Film Coming 2 America Cleo McDowell 2021-03-05
Film Christmas Belles Pop Pop 2019-11-23
Film Uncut Gems John Amos 2019-08-30
Film Live in Front of a Studio Audience: "All in the Family" and "Good Times" Fred Davis 2019-12-18
Film Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You 2016-01-21
Film Mercy for Angels God 2015-04-15
Film Bad Asses on the Bayou Earl 2015-03-06
Film Tamales and Gumbo The Patron 2015-08-21
Film Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration Himself / Gordy Howard (archive footage) 2015-10-13
Film Act of Faith Mr. Brady 2014-04-08
Film American Lowrider Slick 2013-09-17
Film Madea's Witness Protection Pastor Nelson 2012-06-29
Film Zombie Hamlet Edgar Mortimer 2012-04-14
Film Against Time Coach 2007-06-12
Film Ascension Day Henry 2007-02-02
Film Dr. Dolittle 3 Jud 2006-04-25
Film Voodoo Moon Dutch 2006-06-04
Serial Psych Oncle Burton Guster 2006-07-07
Serial Men in Trees Buzz 2006-09-12
Serial 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Film Shadowboxing Хилл 2005-03-05
Film My Baby's Daddy Uncle Virgil 2004-01-09
Film TV in Black: The First Fifty Years 2004-01-01
Serial Two and a Half Men Unknown 2003-09-22
Serial All About the Andersons Joe Anderson 2003-09-12
Film The Watermelon Heist Old Man Amos 2003-01-01
Film Disappearing Acts Sr. Swift 2000-12-09
Film Something to Sing About Rev. Washington 2000-06-10
Serial The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Film The Players Club Freeman 1998-04-08
Film The Rockford Files: Shoot-Out at the Golden Pagoda Booker Hutch 1997-11-21
Film Hologram Man Wes Strickland 1995-06-27
Serial The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Film For Better or Worse Gray 1995-03-19
Serial 704 Hauser Ernie Cumberbatch 1994-04-11
Serial Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Film Night Trap Capt. Hodges 1993-05-01
Serial Walker, Texas Ranger Unknown 1993-04-21
Film Mac Nat 1992-09-17
Serial Martin Unknown 1992-08-27
Film Ricochet Reverend Styles 1991-10-04
Serial The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Unknown 1990-09-10
Film Die Hard 2 Major Grant 1990-07-02
Film Two Evil Eyes Det. Legrand 1990-01-25
Film Lock Up Captain Meissner 1989-08-04
Film Coming to America Cleo McDowell 1988-06-29
Film Bonanza: The Next Generation Mr. Mack 1988-03-22
Film American Flyers Dr. Conrad 1985-08-16
Serial Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Serial The Cosby Show Unknown 1984-09-20
Serial Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Serial The A-Team Unknown 1983-01-23
Film Dance of the Dwarfs Esteban 1983-06-10
Serial Hardcastle and McCormick Unknown 1983-09-18
Film The Beastmaster Seth 1982-08-16
Film Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story Bumpy Johnson 1980-11-05
Film Touched by Love Tony 1980-10-31
Serial Here's Boomer Unknown 1980-03-14
Film Willa Virgil 1979-03-17
Film Roots Older Kunta Kinte / Toby 1977-01-01
Serial Roots Older Kunta Kinte 1977-01-23
Serial Future Cop 1977-03-05
Film Future Cop 1976-05-01
Film Let's Do It Again Kansas City Mack 1975-10-11
Serial Good Times James Evans Sr. 1974-02-08
Film The World's Greatest Athlete Coach Sam Archer 1973-02-14
Serial Sanford and Son Unknown 1972-01-14
Serial The Funny Side Minority Husband 1971-09-12
Film Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song Biker 1971-04-23
Film Vanishing Point Super Soul's Engineer 1971-01-15
Serial The Mary Tyler Moore Show Unknown 1970-09-19