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      Paul Mooney

      Paul Mooney

      Highest Rated: 100% The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

      Lowest Rated: 53% Bamboozled (2000)

      Birthday: Aug 4, 1941

      Birthplace: Louisiana, USA

      Paul Mooney worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Mooney worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Brewster's Millions" (1985), "Bustin' Loose" (1981) and "FTA" (1972). He also contributed to "Richard Pryor Live on the Sunset Strip" with Richard Pryor (1982), "Saturday Night Live" (NBC, 1975-) and "The Buddy Holly Story" (1978) starring Gary Busey. He continued to act in productions like the documentary "Sandra Bernhard: Confessions of a Pretty Lady" (1993) with Sandra Bernhard and "In the Army Now" (1994). He also appeared in the Damon Wayans dramedy "Bamboozled" (2000). Additionally, he could be seen on a variety of television specials like "The Old Settler" (PBS, 2000-01) and "Well, Shut Ma' Mouth! The Powerful History of Black Humor" (2001-02). Mooney most recently appeared in "Paul Mooney: The Godfather of Comedy" (Showtime, 2011-12). Paul Mooney died on May 19, 2021 in Oakland, CA at the age of 79.

      Highest rated movies

      The Buddy Holly Story poster
      The Buddy Holly Story
      Dance With a Stranger poster
      Dance With a Stranger
      Hollywood Shuffle poster Hollywood Shuffle Bamboozled poster Bamboozled




      No Score Yet 25% Homie Spumoni George (Character) - 2007
      53% 74% Bamboozled Junebug (Character) $2.2M 2000
      No Score Yet No Score Yet High Freakquency Love Doctor (Character) - 1998
      No Score Yet 80% The Legend of Dolemite! Unknown (Character) - 1994
      88% 80% Hollywood Shuffle President of NAACP (Character) $5.2M 1987
      91% 69% Dance With a Stranger Clive Gunnell (Character) $2.3M 1985
      100% 77% The Buddy Holly Story Sam (Character) - 1978


      No Score Yet No Score Yet Ma's Roadhouse Unknown (Guest Star) 2010
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam Unknown (Character) 1994
      No Score Yet 100% Good Times The 2nd Guy (Guest Star) 1979
      No Score Yet 100% Sanford and Son Writer 1972