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Carl Gordon

Highest Rated: 88% The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings (1976)

Lowest Rated: 88% The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings (1976)

Birthday: Jan 20, 1932

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, USA

Black American character player who first gained national prominence as Andrew Emerson, the irascible, self-styled black Nationalist father of Charles S. Dutton, on the Fox sitcom "Roc" (1991-94). Gordon has appeared on stage in more than 30 productions of the Negro Ensemble Company, including "Zooman and the Sign" and "The River Niger," as well as "Ain't Suposed to Die a Natural Death," "Do Lord Remember Me," and the August Wilson dramas, "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" and "The Piano Lesson." (He was one of three "Roc" regulars--alongside Charles S. Dutton and Rocky Carroll--who came from "The Piano Lesson.") Gordon's feature credits include Ossie Davis' "Gordon's War" (1973), John Badham's "The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings" (1976) and John Sayles' "The Brother From Another Planet" (1984).

Highest rated movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 67% Love Songs Mack (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Better Than Ever Hume (Character) - 1996
No Score Yet 76% The Piano Lesson Doaker (Character) - 1995
88% 68% The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings Mack (Character) - 1976
No Score Yet 47% Gordon's War Luther the Pimp (Character) - 1973

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet JAG Unknown (Guest Star) 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet Nash Bridges Unknown (Guest Star) 2000
No Score Yet 82% ER Mr. Owens (Guest Star) 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Wedding Unknown (Character) 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Practice Unknown (Guest Star) 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Malcolm & Eddie Unknown (Guest Star) 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hangin' With Mr. Cooper Unknown (Guest Star) 1996
43% No Score Yet Burke's Law Archie Cook (Guest Star) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Roc Andrew Emerson (Character) 1991-1994

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