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Ossie Davis


​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ossie Davis  (December 18, 1917 – February 4, 2005) was an African-American film actor, director, poet, playwright, writer, and social activist. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ossie Davis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


Ossie Davis's Highest grossing Movies


Ossie Davis's Highest Rated Movies



Ossie Davis is known for:


Ossie Davis Movie Credits


Get on the Bus

Character : Jeremiah

Finding Buck McHenry

Character : Buck McHenry

The Red Shoes

Character : No character defined

 

The Sheriff

Character : James Lucas

Proud

Character : Lorenzo DuFau

Do the Right Thing

Character : Da Mayor

12 Angry Men

Character : Juror 2

Bubba Ho-tep

Character : John F. "Jack" Kennedy

I'm Not Rappaport

Character : Midge Carter

The Secret Path

Character : Too Tall

Billy: Portrait of a Street Kid

Character : Dr. Fredericks

Gone Are the Days!

Character : Reverend Purlie Victorious Judson

Still A Brother: Inside the Negro Middle Class

Character : Narrator

Tyler Texas Black Film Collection

Character : Himself

Freedom Man

Character : Benjamin Banneker

Black Liberation

Character : Narrator

Trans-Siberian Orchestra: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve

Character : The Caretaker

Jackie Robinson: Breaking Barriers

Character : Narrator

The History Makers: Success

Character : Himself

Black Shadows on the Silver Screen

Character : Narrator

Going Back to T-Town

Character : Narrator

Doctor Dolittle

Character : Archer Dolittle

A Man Called Adam

Character : Nelson Davis

Teacher, Teacher

Character : Charles Carter

The Tenth Level

Character : Reed

The Android Affair

Character : Dr. Winston

Countdown at Kusini

Character : Ernest Motapo

Slaves

Character : Luke

Malcolm X

Character : Eulogy (voice)

Beah: A Black Woman Speaks

Character : Himself

Dinosaur

Character : Yar (voice)

Night Gallery

Character : Osmond Portifoy

Theater Talk: A Raisin in the Sun

Character : Interviewee

Walter Matthau: Diamond in the Rough

Character : Self

Hands of Inge

Character : Narrator (voice)

The Unfinished Journey

Character : No character defined

Jungle Fever

Character : Reverend Purify

Sam Whiskey

Character : Jed Hooker

The Scalphunters

Character : Joseph Lee

Hot Stuff

Character : Captain John Geiberger

The Soul Collector

Character : Mordecai

School Daze

Character : Coach Odom

Deacons for Defense

Character : Reverend 'Rev' Gregory

Making 'Do the Right Thing'

Character : Himself

All God's Children

Character : Blaine Whitfield

The Ernest Green Story

Character : Grandfather

A Vow To Cherish

Character : Alexander Billman

Malcolm X: Make It Plain

Character : Self

Joe Versus the Volcano

Character : Marshall

The Hill

Character : Jacko King

Avenging Angel

Character : Capt. Harry Moradian

Harry & Son

Character : Raymond

Feast of All Saints

Character : Jean-Jacques

By Any Means Necessary: The Making of Malcolm X

Character : Himself

The Sun... the Sand... the Hill

Character : Jason King (archival footage)

Death of a Prophet

Character : No character defined

Baadasssss!

Character : Granddad

Let's Do It Again

Character : Elder Johnson

Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist

Character : Himself

Gladiator

Character : Noah

Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property

Character : Himself

Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives

Character : No character defined

She Hate Me

Character : Judge Buchanan

Shock Treatment

Character : Capshaw

Paul Robeson: Here I Stand

Character : Self

Ray Alexander: A Taste For Justice

Character : Uncle Phil

Grumpy Old Men

Character : Chuck

Miss Evers' Boys

Character : Mr. Evers

The Fall

Character : No character defined

The Sun... the Sand... the Hill

Character : Jason King (archive footage)

Ripper

Character : Ben Dodds

The Legend of the Candy Cane

Character : Julius (voice)

Ray Alexander: A Menu for Murder

Character : Uncle Phil

The House of God

Character : Dr. Sanders

Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker

Character : Himself

The Outsider

Character : Lt. Wagner

Freedom Road

Character : Narrator

Kongi's Harvest

Character : Narrator

The Peace!

Character : Himself

Sesame Street: Sleepytime Songs & Stories

Character : Anansi the Spider (Sleepytime Songs and Stories) (voice)

Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy "Satchel" Paige

Character : Chuffy Russell

The Client

Character : Harry Roosevelt

Cop and ½

Character : Detective in Squad Room

The Cardinal

Character : Father Gillis

Fourteen Hours

Character : Cab Driver (uncredited)

Lincoln

Character : Frederick Douglas (voice)

No Way Out

Character : John Brooks (uncredited)

4 Little Girls

Character : Self - Actor and Playwright

Ossie Davis Tv Credits


Touched by an Angel

Character : No character defined

Hallmark Hall of Fame

Character : No character defined

The Fugitive

Character : Lt. Johnny Gaines

Roots: The Next Generations

Character : Jones

TV Revolution

Character : No character defined

B.L. Stryker

Character : No character defined

Thomas Jefferson

Character : Narrator (voice)

Evening Shade

Character : Ponder Blue

Third Watch

Character : No character defined

The Great Adventure

Character : No character defined

Hawaii Five-O

Character : No character defined

The L Word

Character : No character defined

JAG

Character : No character defined

The Stand

Character : Judge Richard Farris

Promised Land

Character : No character defined

Run for Your Life

Character : No character defined

Alex Haley's Queen

Character : Parson Dick

The Kennedy Center Honors

Character : Self

The Client

Character : No character defined

The West

Character : No character defined

Christianity: The First 1000 Years

Character : Himself - Narrator

King

Character : Rev. Martin Luther King Sr.

Touched by an Angel

Character : Erasmus Jones

Promised Land

Character : Erasmus Jones

Baseball

Character : Voice

American Masters

Character : Himself

The Defenders

Character : Nixie

The Defenders

Character : Officer Bond

The Defenders

Character : District Attorney

The Defenders

Character : Assistant District Attorney

The Defenders

Character : District Attorney Daniel Jackson