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Mario Van Peebles

Actor | Director | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
New Jack City (1991) | Ali (2001) | Baadasssss! (2003)
AWARDS 
7 wins & 13 nominations More »
AKA 
Mario Peebles | Mario van Peebles
NICKNAMEs  
stone, Chip
BORN 
Jan 15, 1957 (age 60)
HEIGHT 
5' 10¼" (1.78m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for DionneDionne Director (directed by)  Less 2018 Pre-Prod
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for ArmedArmed Chief, Director, Writer  Less 2017 Post-Prod
  • Primary photo for Run the RaceRun the Race Pastor Baker  Less Post-Prod
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for SuperstitionSuperstition (TV Series) Isaac Hastings (2 episodes, 2017), Director (2 episodes, 2017), Executive Producer (1 episode, 2017), Writer (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 2 Filming
    • The Dredge (Oct 13, 2017) Isaac Hastings, Director  Less
    • Pilot (Oct 6, 2017) Isaac Hastings, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
Past Film & Video (53 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for USS Indianapolis: Men of CourageUSS Indianapolis: Men of Courage Director (directed by)  Less 2016 $40MM
  • Primary photo for SubmergedSubmerged Hector  Less 2016 $5MM
  • Primary photo for ManterventionMantervention Steve  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Red SkyRed Sky Jason Cutter, Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 2014 $25MM
  • Primary photo for American WarshipsAmerican Warships (Video) Captain James Winston  Less 2012 $1MM
  • Primary photo for We the PartyWe the Party Sutton, Director, Executive Producer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Tied to a ChairTied to a Chair Billy Rust  Less 2011 $800K
  • Primary photo for 5th & Alameda5th & Alameda Trevor  Less 2011 $3MM
  • Primary photo for All Things Fall ApartAll Things Fall Apart Eric, Director  Less 2011 $7MM
  • Primary photo for Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie WrightAcross the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (Video) Agent Hobbs  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Redemption RoadRedemption Road Director  Less 2010 $27K
  • Primary photo for Multiple SarcasmsMultiple Sarcasms Rocky  Less 2010 $2.5MM $29K
  • Primary photo for Fair Game?Fair Game? Himself, Director, Producer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for A Letter to DadA Letter to Dad Norman  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Bring Your 'A' GameBring Your 'A' Game (Short) Himself - Director, Director, Producer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Confessionsofa Ex-Doofus-ItchyFooted MuthaConfessionsofa Ex-Doofus-ItchyFooted Mutha Pirate Captain  Less 2008 $2K
  • Primary photo for Paris, je t'aimeParis, je t'aime Thanks  Less 2006 $13MM $4.9MM
  • Primary photo for Hard LuckHard Luck (Video) Captain Davis, Director, Producer, Performer ("Feel Lucky") (as MVP), Writer ("Feel Lucky"), Writer (screenplay)  Less 2006 $12MM
  • Primary photo for Carlito's Way: Rise to PowerCarlito's Way: Rise to Power (Video) Earl  Less 2005 $9MM
  • Primary photo for The Story Behind Baadasssss!: The Birth of Black CinemaThe Story Behind Baadasssss!: The Birth of Black Cinema (Video) Himself, Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Baadasssss!Baadasssss! Melvin Van Peebles, Director, Producer, Lyrics ("Gettin' the Man's Foot outta Your Baadasssss!"), Writer (screenplay)  Less 2003 $366K
  • Primary photo for Gang of RosesGang of Roses Jessie Lee (Cameo)  Less 2003 $30K
  • Primary photo for The Hebrew HammerThe Hebrew Hammer Mohammed Ali Paula Abdul Rahim  Less 2003 $1MM $20K
  • Primary photo for AliAli Malcolm X  Less 2001 $107MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for GuardianGuardian Detective Kross  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for BlowbackBlowback Insp. Don Morrell  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Raw NerveRaw Nerve Detective Blair Valdez  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Judgment DayJudgment Day (Video) Thomas Payne, Executive Producer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Standing KnockdownStanding Knockdown Director, Producer, Writer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Love KillsLove Kills Poe Finklestein, Director, Producer, Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for ProtectorProtector (Video) Jack Valentine  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Crazy SixCrazy Six (Video) Dirty Mao  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Los LocosLos Locos Chance, Producer, Writer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for StagStag Michael Barnes  Less 1997 $3MM
  • Primary photo for SoloSolo Solo  Less 1996 $19MM $4.9MM
  • Primary photo for PantherPanther Stokely Carmichael, Director, Producer  Less 1995 $6.8MM
  • Primary photo for In the Living YearsIn the Living Years Norman  Less 1994 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Highlander: The Final DimensionHighlander: The Final Dimension Kane  Less 1994 $26MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for GunmenGunmen Cole Parker  Less 1993 $8MM $3.4MM
  • Primary photo for PossePosse Jesse Lee, Director, Executive Soundtrack Album Producer, Writer ("Ride of Your Life", "Ride of Your Life" (instrumental version))  Less 1993 $10MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for New Jack CityNew Jack City Stone, Director  Less 1991 $8.5MM $48MM
  • Primary photo for Identity CrisisIdentity Crisis Chilly D, Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Jaws: The RevengeJaws: The Revenge Jake  Less 1987 $23MM $21MM
  • Primary photo for HotshotHotshot Winston  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Heartbreak RidgeHeartbreak Ridge Stitch, Lyrics ("I Love You But I Ain't Stupid"), Music ("I Love You But I Ain't Stupid"), Performer ("I Love You But I Ain't Stupid"), Writer ("Bionic Marine", "Recon Rap")  Less 1986 $15MM $43MM
  • Primary photo for Last ResortLast Resort Pino  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for 3:153:15 Whisperer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for South Bronx HeroesSouth Bronx Heroes Tony, Lyrics ("Makin It Real", "'Revenge' Rap"), Performer ("Makin It Real", "'Revenge' Rap"), Writer (additional dialogue)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Rappin'Rappin' John Hood, Performer ("Snack Attack", "Colors", "Lady Alcohol", "Courtroom"), Writer ("Two of a Kind", "Snack Attack", "Colors", "Lady Alcohol", "The Game", "Courtroom", "Finale")  Less 1985 $2MM $2.9MM
  • Primary photo for Delivery BoysDelivery Boys Spider (as Mario van Peebles)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Cotton ClubThe Cotton Club Dancer  Less 1984 $58MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Exterminator 2Exterminator 2 X  Less 1984 $3.7MM
  • Primary photo for Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss SongSweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song Young Sweetback / Kid (as Mario Peebles)  Less 1971 $500K $15MM
Past Television (66 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for BloodlineBloodline (TV Series) Prosecutor (4 episodes, 2017), Director (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 5
    • Part 30 (May 26, 2017) Prosecutor  Less
    • Part 29 (May 26, 2017) Prosecutor  Less
    • Part 28 (May 26, 2017) Prosecutor, Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for Hand of GodHand of God (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2015–2017)  Less 2015–2017 2
  • Primary photo for Being Mary JaneBeing Mary Jane (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2015–2017)  Less 2015–2017 4
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  • Primary photo for EmpireEmpire (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2015–2016)  Less 2015–2016 3
  • Primary photo for RootsRoots (TV Mini-series) Director (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Part 2 (May 31, 2016) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The Last ShipThe Last Ship (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for NashvilleNashville (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2013–2014), Henry Benton (2 episodes, 2014–2015)  Less 2013–2015 4
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  • Primary photo for Chicago P.D.Chicago P.D. (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for For JusticeFor Justice (TV Movie) Ben Tolan  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Once Upon a TimeOnce Upon a Time (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 3
  • Primary photo for Drumline: A New BeatDrumline: A New Beat (TV Movie) Mr. Bolton  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Zero HourZero Hour (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Monday MorningsMonday Mornings (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceNCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Detour (Feb 26, 2013) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for One Life to LiveOne Life to Live (TV Series) Doc Gilmore (1982-1983)  Less 1968–2013
  • Primary photo for BossBoss (TV Series) Director (5 episodes, 2011–2012)  Less 2011–2012 5
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  • Primary photo for The FinderThe Finder (TV Series) Fontana (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for HellcatsHellcats (TV Series) Michael Verdura (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for The GameThe Game (TV Series) Bo (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for LostLost (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 2008–2009), Attorney Carsley (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007–2009 4
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  • Primary photo for Mario's Green HouseMario's Green House (TV Series) Actor, Executive Producer  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for DamagesDamages (TV Series) Agent Randall Harrison / Agent Harrison / Man #2 (11 episodes, 2007–2009), Director (3 episodes, 2007–2009)  Less 2007–2009 13
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  • Primary photo for Sons of AnarchySons of Anarchy (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for All My ChildrenAll My Children (TV Series) Samuel Woods (43 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 43
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  • Primary photo for SharpshooterSharpshooter (TV Movie) Flick  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Soul FoodSoul Food (TV Series) Quentin James (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for The First Amendment Project: Poetic LicenseThe First Amendment Project: Poetic License (TV Movie) Himself - presenter, Director, Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Crown HeightsCrown Heights (TV Movie) Paul Johnson  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out (TV Movie) Henry Jones  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Street LawyerThe Street Lawyer (TV Movie) Mordecai Green  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Robbery Homicide DivisionRobbery Homicide Division (TV Series) Alton Davis (2 episodes, 2002), Director (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 3
  • Primary photo for 10,000 Black Men Named George10,000 Black Men Named George (TV Movie) Ashley Totten  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for FionaFiona (TV Movie) Detective Winston Cates  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Rude AwakeningRude Awakening (TV Series) Marcus Adams (20 episodes, 2000–2001)  Less 2000–2001 20
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  • Primary photo for Sally Hemings: An American ScandalSally Hemings: An American Scandal (TV Movie) James Hemings  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Martial LawMartial Law (TV Series) Jake Cord (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Killers in the HouseKillers in the House (TV Movie) Rodney Sawyer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Mama Flora's FamilyMama Flora's Family (TV Mini-series) Luke (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Captain William Clark (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for RiotRiot (TV Movie) Turner (segment "Homecoming Day")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Gang in BlueGang in Blue (TV Movie) Michael Rhoades, Director, Producer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Living SingleLiving Single (TV Series) Cole Front (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for StrangersStrangers (TV Series) Mac (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for In Living ColorIn Living Color (TV Series) Actor (1 episode)  Less 1990–1994 1
  • Primary photo for Full EclipseFull Eclipse (TV Movie) Max Dire  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for In the Line of Duty: Street WarIn the Line of Duty: Street War (TV Movie) Raymond Williamson  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Stompin' at the SavoyStompin' at the Savoy (TV Movie) Walter  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Gabriel's FireGabriel's Fire (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell StoryA Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story (TV Movie) Ricky Bell  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for CBS Schoolbreak SpecialCBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series) Dr. Thompson (1 episode, 1990), Director (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Blue BayouBlue Bayou (TV Movie) Jay Filley  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for WiseguyWiseguy (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1989), Dancer / Dana (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 3
  • Primary photo for American Playwrights Theater: The One-ActsAmerican Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts (TV Series) Shooter (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Top of the HillTop of the Hill (TV Series) Director  Less 1989– 
  • Primary photo for Sonny SpoonSonny Spoon (TV Series) Sonny Spoon (15 episodes, 1988), Director (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 15
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  • Primary photo for The Child SaverThe Child Saver (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 9th Annual American Black Achievement AwardsThe 9th Annual American Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host, Performer ("Once In A Lifetime")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Facts of Life Down UnderThe Facts of Life Down Under (TV Movie) David Johnson  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Andrew Taylor (4 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 4
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  • Primary photo for D.C. CopsD.C. Cops (TV Movie) Cliff Dickerson  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Garvin (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Children of the NightChildren of the Night (TV Movie) Roy Spanish  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Sophisticated GentsThe Sophisticated Gents (TV Series) Nicholas (3 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 3
  • Primary photo for CrosscurrentCrosscurrent (TV Movie) Raphael  Less 1971
Self (73 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Episode #19.32 (Oct 28, 2011) Himself (archive footage)  Less

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