Robert Townsend

Robert Townsend

Highest Rated: 90% A Soldier's Story (1984)

Lowest Rated: 16% B.A.P.S (1997)

Birthday: Feb 06, 1957

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Robert Townsend is known as a multi-talented figure who graduated from stand-up comedy to film, making his screen acting debut in Paul Mazursky's "Willie and Phil" (1980) and contributing a fine dramatic performance in "A Soldier's Story" (1984).

Photos

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Making The Five Heartbeats Director,
Writer,
Producer
- 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Deadly Intent Producer - 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Playin' for Love Coach Banks (Character),
Director,
Screenwriter,
Producer
- 2013
No Score Yet 77% In the Hive Director - 2011
No Score Yet 67% Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Director - 2009
No Score Yet 42% Phantom Punch Director - 2008
No Score Yet 64% Of Boys and Men Holden Cole (Character),
Executive Producer
- 2008
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tao of the Golden Mask Lead (Character) - 2007
No Score Yet No Score Yet Black Listed Alan Chambers (Character),
Director,
Writer
- 2003
No Score Yet 76% 10,000 Black Men Named George Director - 2002
No Score Yet 43% I Was a Teenage Faust Mr. Five (Character) - 2002
No Score Yet 77% Book of Love Unknown (Character) - 2002
No Score Yet 70% Carmen: A Hip Hopera Director - 2001
No Score Yet 92% Holiday Heart Director - 2000
No Score Yet 61% Little Richard Director - 2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet Up, Up and Away Jim Marshall/Bronze Eagle (Character),
Director
- 2000
No Score Yet 83% Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story Director - 2000
No Score Yet 87% Jackie's Back! Director - 1999
No Score Yet 38% The Taxman Peyton Cody (Character) $5.7K 1999
No Score Yet 67% Love Songs Champ (Character),
Director
- 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Joseph's Gift James Saunders (Character) - 1998
16% 67% B.A.P.S Director $7.2M 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mercenary 2: Thick and Thin Charlie Love (Character) - 1997
29% 36% The Meteor Man Jefferson Reed (Character),
Director
$8M 1993
39% 95% The Five Heartbeats Duck (Character),
Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter
$7.3M 1991
88% 48% The Mighty Quinn Maubee (Character) $4M 1989
81% 85% Eddie Murphy Raw Director,
Writer
$48.8M 1987
88% 80% Hollywood Shuffle Bobby Taylor/Jasper/Speed/Sam Ace/Rambro (Character),
Director,
Producer,
Screenwriter
$5.2M 1987
No Score Yet 27% Odd Jobs Dwight (Character) - 1986
25% 18% Ratboy Manny (Character) $1.9K 1986
65% 65% American Flyers Jerome (Character) - 1985
67% 70% Streets of Fire Lester (Character) - 1984
90% 81% A Soldier's Story Corporal Ellis (Character) - 1984
No Score Yet No Score Yet In Love With an Older Woman James (Character) - 1982

TV

Credit
95% 48% Black Lightning Napier Frank (Guest Star),
Director
2018-2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet On Story Guest 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Black Enterprise Business Report Guest 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet Our World With Black Enterprise Guest 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kickin' It: With Byron Allen Guest 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet Soul Food Director 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Parent 'Hood Robert Peterson (Character),
Director
1995-1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Motown Live Host 1998-1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown (Voice) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Townsend Television Unknown (Character) 1993
No Score Yet No Score Yet Johnny Carson Guest 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet Amazing Stories Unknown (Character) 1987
No Score Yet 93% M*A*S*H Patient (Guest Star) 1982

QUOTES FROM Robert Townsend CHARACTERS

No quotes approved yet.