Howard E. Rollins, Jr. was born on October 17, 1950 in Baltimore Maryland. The youngest of four children from a blue-collar family, Rollins graduated from Towson State College and was a leading actor since the mid-70's. Performing on TV, as well as movies and stage, Rollins earned an…more
Rollins battled substance abuse for many years until his death in 1996.
Howard Rollins has been nominated for two Emmy Awards but has never won a single one.
Howard starred as Othello in the Stratford, Ontario Shakespeare Festival. The Festival is one of the most renowned Shakespearean Festivals in the world.