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  • Friday

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  • Ratboy

  • A Thousand Words

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  • Bebe's Kids

  • Soul Plane

  • Fatal Instinct

  • Friday After Next

  • The Meteor Man

  • Talkin' Dirty After Dark

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John Witherspoon Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jan 27, 1942
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Biography: Funnyman John Witherspoon has parlayed a successful career as a standup comic into a series of memorable film roles. Born in Detroit, MI, Witherspoon began his show business career as a model in the early '70s before striking out on his own as a... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
A Thousand Words Blind Man 2012
Little Man Pops 2006
Soul Plane 2004
Friday After Next Mr. Jones / Mr. Jones 2002
Dr. Dolittle 2 Zoo Bear #2 2001
The Ladies Man Scrap Iron 2000
Next Friday Mr. Jones 2000
I Got The Hook-Up Mr. Mimm 1998
Ride Roscoe 1998
Sprung Detective 1997
Vampire in Brooklyn Silas 1995
Friday Mr. Jones 1995
Fatal Instinct Arch / Arch 1993
The Meteor Man Clarence James Carter III / Clarence James Carter III 1993
Bebe's Kids 1st Card Player / 1st Card Player 1992
Boomerang Mr. Jackson 1992
Talkin' Dirty After Dark Dukie Sinclair 1991
The Five Heartbeats Wild Rudy / Wild Rudy 1991
House Party Mr. Strickland / Mr. Strickland 1990
Bird Sid / Sid 1988
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! Reverend / Reverend 1988
Hollywood Shuffle Mr. Jones 1987
Ratboy Heavy / Heavy 1986
The Jazz Singer M.C. Cinderella Club / M.C. Cinderella Club 1927
Killer Tomatoes Strike Back Evan Rood / Evan Rood
Fakin' Da Funk Bill

Worked With

Eddie Murphy A Thousand Words 2012
Kerry Washington A Thousand Words 2012
Cliff Curtis A Thousand Words 2012
Clark Duke A Thousand Words 2012
Allison Janney A Thousand Words 2012
Ruby Dee A Thousand Words 2012
Marlon Wayans Little Man 2006
Shawn Wayans Little Man 2006
Tracy Morgan Little Man 2006
Lochlyn Munro Little Man 2006
Kevin Hart Soul Plane 2004
Tom Arnold Soul Plane 2004
Method Man Soul Plane 2004
Snoop Dogg Soul Plane 2004
K.D. Aubert Soul Plane 2004
Godfrey Soul Plane 2004
Ice Cube Friday After Next 2002
Mike Epps Friday After Next 2002
Terry Crews Friday After Next 2002
Kristen Wilson Dr. Dolittle 2 2001
Jeffrey Jones Dr. Dolittle 2 2001
Kevin Pollak Dr. Dolittle 2 2001
Raven Symone Dr. Dolittle 2 2001
Kyla Pratt Dr. Dolittle 2 2001
Tim Meadows The Ladies Man 2000
Karyn Parsons The Ladies Man 2000
Billy Dee Williams The Ladies Man 2000
Will Ferrell The Ladies Man 2000
Lee Evans The Ladies Man 2000
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen The Ladies Man 2000
Jacob Vargas Next Friday 2000
Master P I Got The Hook-Up 1998
A.J. Johnson I Got The Hook-Up 1998
Gretchen Palmer I Got The Hook-Up 1998
Tommy "Tiny" Lister, Jr. I Got The Hook-Up 1998
Malik Yoba Ride 1998
Melissa DeSousa Ride 1998
Fredro Starr Ride 1998
Cedric the Entertainer Ride 1998
Sticky Fingaz Ride 1998
Tisha Campbell Sprung 1997
Paula Jai Parker Sprung 1997
Joe Torry Sprung 1997
Angela Bassett Vampire in Brooklyn 1995
Allen Payne Vampire in Brooklyn 1995
Kadeem Hardison Vampire in Brooklyn 1995
Chris Tucker Friday 1995
Nia Long Friday 1995
Anna Maria Horsford Friday 1995
Armand Assante Fatal Instinct 1993
Sherilyn Fenn Fatal Instinct 1993
Sean Young Fatal Instinct 1993
Christopher McDonald Fatal Instinct 1993
Tony Randall Fatal Instinct 1993
James Remar Fatal Instinct 1993
Robert Townsend The Meteor Man 1993
Marla Gibbs The Meteor Man 1993
Eddie Griffin The Meteor Man 1993
Robert Guillaume The Meteor Man 1993
James Earl Jones The Meteor Man 1993
Roy Fegan The Meteor Man 1993
Faizon Love Bebe's Kids 1992
Vanessa Bell Calloway Bebe's Kids 1992
Marques Houston Bebe's Kids 1992
Tone-Loc Bebe's Kids 1992
Halle Berry Boomerang 1992
Robin Givens Boomerang 1992
David Alan Grier Boomerang 1992
Martin Lawrence Boomerang 1992
Grace Jones Boomerang 1992
Eartha Kitt Boomerang 1992
Phyllis Stickney Talkin' Dirty After Dark 1991
Michael Wright The Five Heartbeats 1991
Leon The Five Heartbeats 1991
Harry J. Lennix The Five Heartbeats 1991
Diahann Carroll The Five Heartbeats 1991
Christopher "Kid" Reid House Party 1990
Christopher "Play" Martin House Party 1990
Adrienne-Joi Johnson House Party 1990
Forest Whitaker Bird 1988
Diane Venora Bird 1988
Keith David Bird 1988
Keenen Ivory Wayans I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! 1988
Bernie Casey I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! 1988
Antonio Fargas I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! 1988
Isaac Hayes I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! 1988
Jim Brown I'm Gonna Git You Sucka! 1988
Anne-Marie Johnson Hollywood Shuffle 1987
Starletta DuPois Hollywood Shuffle 1987
Larry Hankin Ratboy 1986
Laurence Olivier The Jazz Singer 1927
Franklyn Ajaye The Jazz Singer 1927