Carl Weathers
Carl Weathers

Gender

Male

Known Credits

13

Carl Weathers

Date of Birth: Jan 14, 1948

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

 

 

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Carl Weathers (born January 14, 1948) is an American actor, as well as former professional football player in the United States and Canada. He is best known for playing Apollo Creed in the Rocky series of films. He also played Dillon in the first Predator movie, Chubbs Peterson in Happy Gilmore and Little Nicky, and played a fictionalized version of himself in the television series Arrested Development.

Known For

Filmography

Chicago Justice

Chicago Justice

as  Mark Jefferies

2017

Toy Story of Terror!

Toy Story of Terror!

as Combat Carl / Combat Carl Jr.

2013

The Comebacks

The Comebacks

as Freddie Wiseman/Narrator

2007

Action Jackson

Action Jackson

as Sgt. Jericho 'Action' Jackson

1988

Predator

Predator

as Major George Dillon

1987

Rocky IV

Rocky IV

as Apollo Creed

1985

Rocky III

Rocky III

as Apollo Creed

1982

Yukon

Yukon

as Sundog / George Washington Lincoln Brown

1981

Rocky II

Rocky II

as Apollo Creed

1979

Semi-Tough

Semi-Tough

as Dreamer Tatum

1977

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

as Military Policeman

1977

Rocky

Rocky

as Apollo Creed

1976

Magnum Force

Magnum Force

as Demonstrator (uncredited)

1973