Clarence Williams III

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8/21/1939 , New York, New York, USA

Birth Name

Clarence Williams III

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Biography:

Throughout his prolific career, Clarence Williams III has graced the acting world in such diverse projects as The Mod Squad, television's popular series of the `70s, and the critically acclaimed films 52 Pick Up and Against the Wall, both directed by John Frankenheimer.Williams' film credits include Tales from the Hood, I'm Gonna Get You Sucka, Sugar Hill, Purple Rain, My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys, The Immortals, Hoods, Sprung and The Brave, directed by Johnny Depp. He also starred in the telefilms Angel in Harlem, Road to Galveston and Return to Mod Squad, and the series Star Trek: Deep Space 9, Hill Street Blues, Twin Peaks, Cosby Murder Mysteries, Gabriel's Fire, Love Bug and Miami Vice. On stage, Williams starred in Slow Dance on the Killing Ground, for which he received a Tony nomination.