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Ossie Davis
Ossie Davis

Gender

Male

Known Credits

17

Ossie Davis

Date of Birth: Dec 18, 1917

Birthplace: Miami Beach, Florida, USA

 

 

Biography

​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.

Known For

Filmography

Bubba Ho-tep

Bubba Ho-tep

as Jack

2002

Dinosaur

Dinosaur

as Yar (voice)

2000

Doctor Dolittle

Doctor Dolittle

as Archer Dolittle

1998

4 Little Girls

4 Little Girls

as Himself - Actor and Playwright

1997

Miss Evers' Boys

Miss Evers' Boys

as Mr. Evers

1997

The Stand

The Stand

as Judge Richard Farris

1994

The Stand

The Stand

as Judge Richard Farris

1994

Grumpy Old Men

Grumpy Old Men

as Chuck

1993

Jungle Fever

Jungle Fever

as Reverend Purify

1991

Do the Right Thing

Do the Right Thing

as Da Mayor

1989

Harry & Son

Harry & Son

as Raymond

1984

The Tenth Level

The Tenth Level

as Reed

1976

The Scalphunters

The Scalphunters

as Joseph Lee

1968

The Hill

The Hill

as Jacko King

1965

Gone Are the Days!

Gone Are the Days!

as Reverend Purlie Victorious Judson

1963

Fourteen Hours

Fourteen Hours

as Cab Driver (uncredited)

1951