Hal Williams

Hal Williams

Highest Rated: 86% Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You (2016)

Lowest Rated: 29% The Rookie (1990)

Birthday: Dec 14, 1938

Birthplace: Not Available

Moved to LA from his native Ohio in 1968; worked for the California Youth Authority while trying to break into show business. First TV guest role was in a 1970 episode of That Girl. Had a recurring role on Sanford and Son as Officer "Smitty" Smith. Reprised his role of Sgt. L.C. Ross from Private Benjamin in the 1981-83 CBS sitcom version of the film. Costarred with Marla Gibbs in 227 on-stage in Los Angeles before it became an NBC series in 1985. Set up a scholarship fund for minority students studying TV communications in memory of his son Mark, who died in a camping accident in 1977. With 227 costar Gibbs, was honored at the Giving Back Corporation's spring 2010 Celebrity Roast & Toast.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
86% Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Actor $70.6K 2016
No Score Yet Snow 2: Brain Freeze Henry Mays 2008
No Score Yet Generation Gap Mac 2008
42% Guess Who Howard Jones $68M 2005
No Score Yet The Cherokee Kid Actor 1996
No Score Yet The West Side Waltz Jonno 1995
No Score Yet Percy and Thunder Jiti Kalumbi 1993
29% The Rookie Powell 1990
No Score Yet Love Ya Tomorrow Actor 1990
No Score Yet The Escape Artist Cop at Mayor's office 1982
No Score Yet Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy 'Satchel' Paige Actor 1981
81% Private Benjamin Sgt. L.C. Ross 1980
No Score Yet On the Nickel Paul 1980
78% Hardcore Big Dick Blaque 1979
No Score Yet Sidekicks Max 1974

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 227
1985-1990
Lester 2019
2018
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1985
22% Moonlight
2007-2008
Det. Bobby Desmond 2007
No Score Yet Suddenly Susan
1996-2000
Jim 1997
1996
82% Tales from the Crypt
1989-1996
1994
No Score Yet Night Court
1984-1992
Reedy 1991
No Score Yet Magnum, P.I.
1980-1988
Dave 1988
No Score Yet Hill Street Blues
1981-1987
1986
No Score Yet Dukes of Hazzard
1979-1985
Jonas Jones 1984
1983
No Score Yet The Jeffersons
1975-1985
Kent 1984
1977
No Score Yet The Waltons
1972-1981
Hartley Harley Foster Harley 1980
1978
1976
1973
No Score Yet Good Times
1974-1979
Tom Frank Mitchell Willie Washington 1978
1977
1975
1974
No Score Yet Quincy, M.E.
1976-1983
Dr. Kody Carmichael 1977
No Score Yet Sanford and Son
1972-1977
Off. `Smitty' Smith Off. Smith Off. Smith (`Smitty') 1976
1975
1974
1973
1972
No Score Yet Gunsmoke
1955-1975
Widge 1975
No Score Yet Kung Fu
1972-1975
Caleb 1975
1973
1972
22% The Sinbad Show
1994
Rudy Bryan

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