Sonny Jim Gaines (1927–2006)

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Malcolm X (1992) | The Pelican Brief (1993) | The Distinguished Gentleman (1992)
AKA 
James E. Gaines | Sonny Jim
BORN 
Sep 10, 1927 (died Sep 2, 2006)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (13 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for New York UndercoverNew York Undercover (TV Series) Nelson / Lewis ( 2 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995 2
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Albert Giggins ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for SanfordSanford (TV Series) Bailiff #2 ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
    • Jury Duty (Jun 19, 1981) Bailiff #2 (as James E. Gaines)  Less
  • Primary photo for Death of a ProphetDeath of a Prophet (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Sophisticated GentsThe Sophisticated Gents (TV Series) Coach Charles 'Chappie' Davis ( 3 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 3
    • Episode #1.3 (1981) Coach Charles 'Chappie' Davis  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (1981) Coach Charles 'Chappie' Davis  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (1981) Coach Charles 'Chappie' Davis  Less
  • Primary photo for Freedom RoadFreedom Road (TV Movie) Brother Peter  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for I Know Why the Caged Bird SingsI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (TV Movie) Uncle Willie  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Lawman Without a GunLawman Without a Gun (TV Movie) Mr. Smith  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Black Dot ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Dan / 'Big Money' Grip Matlock ( 2 episodes, 1974–1977 )  Less 1974–1977 2
  • Primary photo for Just an Old Sweet SongJust an Old Sweet Song (TV Movie) Trunk  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Good TimesGood Times (TV Series) Fred Buchanan ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 2
  • Primary photo for If You Give a Dance, You Gotta Pay the BandIf You Give a Dance, You Gotta Pay the Band (TV Movie) Mr. Sims  Less 1972
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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