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Dorian Harewood

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dorian Harewood (born August 6, 1950) is an African American actor. He first garnered attention for his portrayal of Simon Haley (father of author Alex Haley) in the ABC miniseries Roots: The Next Generations. He is also known for his roles in Full Metal Jacket and The Jesse Owens Story, and for his co-starring role in the ABC Television series Strike Force. In 1994, he was awarded the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie, for his recurring role as jazz/blues saxophonist Clarence "Cool Papa" Charleston on the NBC drama series I'll Fly Away. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dorian Harewood, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 6, 1950 In Dayton, Ohio
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Venusberg 1963-04-26
Latest Project:
Series Biker Mice from Mars 2018
Known For
Poster of Pacific Heights
Poster of Tank
Poster of Against All Odds
Poster of Sparkle
Series Biker Mice from Mars Unknown 2018
Series Super Mario Galaxy Unknown 2017
Series Masum Kevin Merrick 2017-01-25
Series Sky Commanders Unknown 2016
Movie Mayor Cupcake Albert Peach 2011-07-19
Series Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Dr. Boyd Sherman 2008-01-13
Movie Grave Misconduct Baxter Kyle 2008-11-01
Movie Waitress 2007-05-25
Movie Billy and Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure Older Irwin (voice) 2007-02-14
Movie Jane Doe: The Harder They Fall Jim Monroe 2006-03-04
Movie Volver Unknown 2006-03-16
Series Legion of Super Heroes Unknown 2006-09-23
Movie Happy Feet Unknown 2006-11-16
Movie Assault on Precinct 13 Gil 2005-01-19
Series Little House on the Prairie Dr. Tan 2005-03-26
Series Jane Doe Unknown 2005-01-21
Series Lovers in Prague Luke Sinclair 2005-09-24
Movie Sympathy for Lady Vengeance Unknown 2005-07-29
Series The Batman Unknown 2004-09-11
Series Kevin Hill Unknown 2004-09-29
Movie Gothika Teddy Howard 2003-11-21
Series Las Vegas Unknown 2003-09-22
Movie Hollywood Wives The New Generation Claude St. Claire 2003-10-19
Movie Scratch 2003-12-25
Movie Belly of the Beast 2003-12-30
Movie The Christmas Shoes Dalton Gregory 2002-01-01
Movie Framed George Adams 2002-02-13
Movie The Triangle Captain Louis Morgan 2001-08-13
Movie Bandits Unknown 2001-10-12
Series Static Shock Unknown 2000-09-23
Series The Hoop Life 1999-07-04
Series Batman Beyond Unknown 1999-01-10
Movie Change of Heart Dr. Lewis Franklin 1998-07-19
Movie The Homefront Archibald Wright 1998-08-07
Series Stargate SG-1 Unknown 1997-07-27
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie 12 Angry Men Juror 5 1997-08-17
Series The New Batman Adventures Unknown 1997-09-20
Series Superman: The Animated Series Unknown 1996-09-06
Series The Incredible Hulk Unknown 1996-09-08
Series The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest Unknown 1996-08-26
Movie Space Jam Monstar Bupkus (voice) 1996-11-15
Series Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm 1996-09-21
Series Band of Gold Matthew Hallmark 1995-03-12
Series The Savage Dragon 1995-09-21
Series Duckman Unknown 1994-03-05
Series Viper Julian Wilkes 1994-01-02
Movie Shattered Image Hardy 1994-01-21
Movie The Flintstones Unknown 1994-05-26
Series Aladdin Unknown 1994-09-05
Movie The Pagemaster Jamaican Pirates (voice) 1994-11-23
Series Gargoyles Unknown 1994-10-24
Series Iron Man Unknown 1994-09-24
Series Bonkers Unknown 1993-02-28
Movie The Dark Half 1993-04-23
Series Biker Mice from Mars 1993-09-18
Series Sonic the Hedgehog Ari the Ram (voice) 1993-09-18
Series Capitol Critters 1992-01-31
Series Darkwing Duck Unknown 1991-09-08
Movie Pacific Heights Dennis 1990-09-28
Movie Polly: Comin' Home! Doctor Shannon 1990-11-18
Movie Polly Doctor Shannon 1989-11-12
Series A Pup Named Scooby-Doo 1988-09-10
Series China Beach Unknown 1988-04-26
Series Amerika Jeffrey Wyman 1987-02-15
Movie Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story Lenell Geter 1987-02-03
Movie Amerika Jeffrey Wyman 1987-02-15
Series Beauty and the Beast Unknown 1987-09-25
Series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1987-09-10
Movie Full Metal Jacket Eightball 1987-06-26
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie A View to a Kill Unknown 1985-05-24
Movie The Falcon and the Snowman Gene 1985-01-25
Movie Tank SFC Ed Tippet, Provost Marshal's Office 1984-03-16
Movie Against All Odds Tommy 1984-03-02
Series Glitter 1984-09-13
Movie The Jesse Owens Story Jesse Owens 1984-07-09
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Trauma Center 1983-09-22
Movie The Ambush Murders Ray Ellsworth 1982-01-05
Series Hotel Unknown 1982-08-21
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Movie Desire: The Vampire Detective Jerry Van Ness 1982-11-15
Movie Looker Lt. Masters 1981-10-30
Series Simon & Simon Borg 1981-11-24
Movie Beulah Land Floyd 1980-10-07
Series Beulah Land Floyd 1980-10-07
Movie Roots: The Next Generations Simon Haley 1979-02-18
Movie An American Christmas Carol Matt Reeves 1979-12-16
Series Roots: The Next Generations Simon Haley 1979-02-18
Movie Gray Lady Down Fowler 1978-03-10
Movie Siege Simon 1978-04-26
Series Eight Is Enough Unknown 1977-03-15
Movie Panic in Echo Park Michael Stoner 1977-06-23
Movie Sparkle Levi 1976-04-07
Movie Nelken in Aspik Unknown 1976-09-24
Series The Swiss Family Robinson Unknown 1975-09-14
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Movie Jerry Cotton: Murderclub Of Brooklyn Unknown 1967-03-17
Movie Venusberg Unknown 1963-04-26