Tony Cox

Tony Cox

Highest Rated: 78% Bad Santa (2003)

Lowest Rated: 2% Epic Movie (2007)

Birthday: Mar 31, 1958

Birthplace: Uniontown, Alabama, USA

An American actor of short stature and abundant energy, Tony Cox has been featured in dozens of film and television productions, and is most widely recognized for his prominent role in the cult-classic comedy "Bad Santa" (2003). Inspired by acting legend and fellow little person Billy Barty, Cox decided to head to Hollywood in his youth. By the early 1980s, he was regularly appearing onscreen, albeit often in bit parts. His career picked up when he was cast as an Ewok in "Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi" (1983), and he later turned up in two Ewok-related TV movies. Although not all of his performances were in high-profile productions, Cox managed to essentially corner the market on African-American dwarf actors, leading to steady work, including his major role in "Bad Santa," a series of spoof movies, and a supporting part in the fantasy prequel "Oz the Great and Powerful" (2013).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 35% The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards Mr. Chubb (Character) - 2017
24% 33% Bad Santa 2 Marcus Skidmore (Character) $17.7M 2016
No Score Yet 35% White T Head Bouncer (Character) - 2013
57% 56% Oz the Great and Powerful Knuck (Character) $234.9M 2013
No Score Yet 50% A Fairly Odd Christmas Elmer the Elder Elf (Character) - 2012
No Score Yet 29% Guns, Girls and Gambling Little Person Elvis (Character) - 2011
No Score Yet 20% National Lampoon's The Legend of Awesomest Maximus Minoritees (Character) - 2011
31% 47% The Warrior's Way Eight-Ball (Character) $5.7M 2010
6% 59% Who's Your Caddy? Big Willie Johnson (Character) $5.7M 2007
2% 29% Epic Movie Bink (Character) $39.7M 2007
7% 35% Date Movie Hitch (Character) $48.5M 2006
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Hebrew Hammer Jamal (Character) $19.5K 2003
78% 75% Bad Santa Marcus (Character) $60.1M 2003
47% 57% Me, Myself & Irene Limo driver (Character) $90.6M 2000
21% 44% The Ewok Adventure Widdle (Character) - 1984

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Entertainment Studios.TV Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Last Call With Carson Daly Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Real Guest 2016
69% 87% Almost Human Di Carlo (Guest Star) 2014
23% No Score Yet Carpoolers Unknown (Guest Star) 2008
89% 88% Rescue Me Unknown (Guest Star) 2004
No Score Yet No Score Yet Method & Red Unknown (Guest Star) 2004
93% 95% Frasier Angel 1 (Guest Star) 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Jamie Foxx Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet Married ... With Children Alien (Guest Star) 1990
85% No Score Yet thirtysomething Dread (Guest Star) 1987

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