Martin Luther King (1929–1968)

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KNOWN FOR 
Freedom Writers (2007) | I Am Curious (Yellow) (1967) | Gang Land (1998)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
AKA 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jnr | Dr. Martin Luther King Jnr. | Martin Luther King Jnr. | Rev. Martin Luther King Jr | Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. | Martin Luther King Jr. | Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr. | Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. | Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. | Dr Martin Luther King | Dr. Martin Luther King | Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King | Rev. Martin Luther King  Less
NICKNAME  
M.L.K.
BORN 
Jan 15, 1929 (died Apr 4, 1968)
HEIGHT 
5' 6½" (1.69m)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Bakermat: One Day (Vandaag)Bakermat: One Day (Vandaag) (Video) Composer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Free Speech & the Transcendent Journey of Chris Drew, Street ArtistFree Speech & the Transcendent Journey of Chris Drew, Street Artist In Memory Of  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Freedom WritersFreedom Writers Soundtrack ("A Dream") (as Martin Luther King, Jr.)  Less 2007 $21MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Man with a MoustacheMan with a Moustache (Short) Special Thanks (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Gang LandGang Land Performer ("Excerpt from Must Establish Priorities") (as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.), Writer ("Excerpt from Must Establish Priorities") (as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.)  Less 1998 $200K
  • Primary photo for Up Is DownUp Is Down (Short) Dedicatee (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 1969
Self (14 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - - Guest ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for I Am Curious (Yellow)I Am Curious (Yellow) Himself (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 1967 $20MM
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - - Guest ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Meet the PressMeet the Press (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1963–1967 )  Less 1963–1967
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself - Dr. King ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for This WeekThis Week (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The MarchThe March (Short) Himself (as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for About ReligionAbout Religion (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Europese Doper conferentie - definitieve aanbiddingEuropese Doper conferentie - definitieve aanbidding (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1960–1963 )  Less 1960–1963
  • Primary photo for The March in WashingtonThe March in Washington (Short) Himself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Open EndOpen End (TV Series) Himself - ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Face to FaceFace to Face (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Look HereLook Here (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
Archive Footage (300 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for August 28thAugust 28th (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 20/2020/20 (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2011–2017 )  Less 2011–2017
  • Primary photo for Superheroes DecodedSuperheroes Decoded (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Democracy Now!Democracy Now! (TV Series) Himself ( 17 episodes, 2008–2017 )  Less 2008–2017
    • Episode dated 3 April 2017 (Apr 3, 2017) Himself (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less
    • Episode dated 16 January 2017 (Jan 16, 2017) Himself (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr)  Less
    • Episode dated 18 January 2016 (Jan 18, 2016) Himself (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for I Am Not Your NegroI Am Not Your Negro Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016 $7.1MM
  • Primary photo for Hidden FiguresHidden Figures Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016 $25MM $169MM
  • Primary photo for Rich Hall's Presidential Grudge MatchRich Hall's Presidential Grudge Match (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for LovingLoving Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016 $9MM $7.7MM
  • Primary photo for FrontlineFrontline (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1985–2016 )  Less 1985–2016
  • Primary photo for All the Way: A Walk Through HistoryAll the Way: A Walk Through History (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Muhammad Ali: The GreatestMuhammad Ali: The Greatest (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The 5 PowersThe 5 Powers Martin Luther King Jr (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Andrew Cohen on Crisis and Its OuttakesAndrew Cohen on Crisis and Its Outtakes (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Race for the White HouseRace for the White House (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Nixon Vs: JFK (Mar 6, 2016) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for We Have A DreamWe Have A Dream (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Marvel's Captain America: 75 Heroic YearsMarvel's Captain America: 75 Heroic Years (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The InvadersThe Invaders Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Imminent ThreatImminent Threat Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Listen to Me MarlonListen to Me Marlon Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2015 $423K
  • Primary photo for The Drunken PeasantsThe Drunken Peasants (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for What Happened, Miss Simone?What Happened, Miss Simone? Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for De IJzeren EeuwDe IJzeren Eeuw (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Abraham de geweldige (Jun 12, 2015) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for National Voting Rights Museum and InstituteNational Voting Rights Museum and Institute (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: All or Nothing at AllSinatra: All or Nothing at All (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Part 2 (Apr 6, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for WWE Monday Night RAWWWE Monday Night RAW (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2010–2015 )  Less 2010–2015
    • Raw Reunion (Jan 19, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #18.3 (Jan 18, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Marxist Lucifer KingMarxist Lucifer King (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Himself / Himself (with RFK during March On Washington) ( 6 episodes, 1991–2015 )  Less 1991–2015
    • Klansville U.S.A. (Jan 13, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • 1964 (Jan 14, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Roads to Memphis (May 3, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Keine Welt wie meineKeine Welt wie meine (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Himself / Himself (as Reverend Martin Luther King) ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • 1968 (Jul 31, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • A Long March to Freedom (Jun 26, 2014) Himself (as Reverend Martin Luther King) (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James BrownMr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Student DiariesThe Student Diaries Political Activist (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for African-American History: Great SpeechesAfrican-American History: Great Speeches (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Breath of FreedomBreath of Freedom Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Freedom SummerFreedom Summer Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Alice Walker: Beauty in TruthAlice Walker: Beauty in Truth Himself (archive footage) (as Dr Martin Luther King)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Speeches That Shook the WorldSpeeches That Shook the World (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Birth of the Living DeadBirth of the Living Dead Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013 $9K
  • Primary photo for Moyers & CompanyMoyers & Company (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
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  • Primary photo for The MarchThe March (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Lee Daniels' The ButlerLee Daniels' The Butler Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2013 $30MM $117MM
  • Primary photo for Warehouse 13Warehouse 13 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • All the Time in the World (Jul 1, 2013) Himself (archive sound) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Trials of Muhammad AliThe Trials of Muhammad Ali Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013 $58K
  • Primary photo for America's Book of SecretsAmerica's Book of Secrets (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Civil Right Movement Road TripCivil Right Movement Road Trip (TV Mini-series) As Martin Luther King Jr. / As Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ( 3 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Howard Goodall's Story of MusicHoward Goodall's Story of Music (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • The Popular Age (Mar 2, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Muscle ShoalsMuscle Shoals Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2013 $696K
  • Primary photo for Soul Power!Soul Power! (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for B.B. King: The Life of RileyB.B. King: The Life of Riley Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Barack Obama: A Change Has ComeBarack Obama: A Change Has Come (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 $50K
  • Primary photo for The House I Live InThe House I Live In Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012 $211K
  • Primary photo for Hairy Bikers' Mississippi AdventureHairy Bikers' Mississippi Adventure (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Soul (Aug 19, 2012) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for OnePeople: The CelebrationOnePeople: The Celebration Civil Rights Leader / Icon (archive footage)  Less 2012 $100K
  • Primary photo for Occupy Los AngelesOccupy Los Angeles Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 $12K
  • Primary photo for Through the WormholeThrough the Wormhole (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Alexandra - Stimme der Sehnsucht: Der rätselhafte Tod eines StarsAlexandra - Stimme der Sehnsucht: Der rätselhafte Tod eines Stars (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself / Himself (segment "Mike") / Himself - Activist (segment "Selling the Dream?") ( 4 episodes, 2001–2012 )  Less 2001–2012
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  • Primary photo for 20th Annual Trumpet Awards20th Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Frost on InterviewsFrost on Interviews (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (as Dr. Martin Luther King)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Brothers on the LineBrothers on the Line Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Ali 70 from Las VegasAli 70 from Las Vegas (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 2012 $5MM
  • Primary photo for MLK: The Assassination TapesMLK: The Assassination Tapes (TV Movie) Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Elvis Found AliveElvis Found Alive Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 $1MM
  • Primary photo for EthelEthel Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Scales of InjusticeScales of Injustice Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Tony Curtis: Driven to StardomTony Curtis: Driven to Stardom Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for J. EdgarJ. Edgar Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011 $35MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Thrive: What on Earth Will it Take?Thrive: What on Earth Will it Take? Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Pan AmPan Am (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • The Genuine Article (Oct 30, 2011) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Love LustLove Lust (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011 SEK 5.5MM $264K
  • Primary photo for The Harmony GameThe Harmony Game Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Double Conscious: Race & RhetoricThe Double Conscious: Race & Rhetoric (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood RebelCorman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011 $6K
  • Primary photo for Sing Your SongSing Your Song Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2011 $48K
  • Primary photo for America's Dark Secrets DocumentaryAmerica's Dark Secrets Documentary (Short) Self (archive footage)  Less 2011 $3K
  • Primary photo for King KennedyKing Kennedy Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for I AmI Am Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010 $1.6MM
  • Primary photo for Phil Ochs: There But for FortunePhil Ochs: There But for Fortune Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010 $259K
  • Primary photo for Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of HollywoodMoguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The President's Photographer: Fifty Years Inside the Oval OfficeThe President's Photographer: Fifty Years Inside the Oval Office (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010 $350K
  • Primary photo for 30 for 3030 for 30 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for War of the GodsWar of the Gods Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 2012: Time for Change2012: Time for Change Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010 $68K
  • Primary photo for Hubert H Humphrey: The Art of the PossibleHubert H Humphrey: The Art of the Possible (TV Movie) Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage)  Less 2010 $600K
  • Primary photo for Myth and Magic: Lawrence in 1968-1970 - Civil Rights Black PowerMyth and Magic: Lawrence in 1968-1970 - Civil Rights Black Power (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010 $15K
  • Primary photo for Obama in NC: The Path to HistoryObama in NC: The Path to History Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for VH1 Rock DocsVH1 Rock Docs (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Afro-Suomen historiaAfro-Suomen historia (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for We Shall Overcome: Martin Luther King, Jr.We Shall Overcome: Martin Luther King, Jr. (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Martin Luther King Jnr.)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for J'irai loler sur vos tombesJ'irai loler sur vos tombes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Marcus (2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for No Justice, No Peace: A Sharp Talk SpecialNo Justice, No Peace: A Sharp Talk Special (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Reel InjunReel Injun Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Doors: When You're StrangeThe Doors: When You're Strange Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 $239K
  • Primary photo for PreciousPrecious Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 $10MM $47MM
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2000–2009 )  Less 2000–2009
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  • Primary photo for JFK: 3 Shots That Changed AmericaJFK: 3 Shots That Changed America (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 50 años de50 años de (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Capitalism: A Love StoryCapitalism: A Love Story Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 $14MM
  • Primary photo for Woodstock: Now & ThenWoodstock: Now & Then (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Becoming BarackBecoming Barack Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009 $300K
  • Primary photo for Regreso a la LunaRegreso a la Luna (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Facing AliFacing Ali Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for StandStand Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Strawberry Fields: Keeping the Spirit of John Lennon AliveStrawberry Fields: Keeping the Spirit of John Lennon Alive Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009 $196K
  • Primary photo for America's Journey: Inauguration Day 2009America's Journey: Inauguration Day 2009 (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Folk AmericaFolk America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for All Fired UpAll Fired Up (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009 $3K
  • Primary photo for Sole JourneySole Journey Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Second DallasThe Second Dallas (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for An American AffairAn American Affair Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Breaking the Huddle: The Integration of College FootballBreaking the Huddle: The Integration of College Football (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 70's Fever70's Fever (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The American Future: A HistoryThe American Future: A History (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. ThompsonGonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008 $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for 60/9060/90 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for SaluteSalute Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008 AUD 2MM
  • Primary photo for Fighting for Life: Teenage Views on US Civil RightsFighting for Life: Teenage Views on US Civil Rights (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008 $8K
  • Primary photo for KingKing (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Night James Brown Saved BostonThe Night James Brown Saved Boston (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 6868 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Mike Douglas: Moments & MemoriesMike Douglas: Moments & Memories (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Banda sonoraBanda sonora (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Episode #2.7 (Feb 18, 2008) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 1968 with Tom Brokaw1968 with Tom Brokaw (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for RFK Must Die: The Assassination of Bobby KennedyRFK Must Die: The Assassination of Bobby Kennedy Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for DispatchesDispatches (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Oswald's GhostOswald's Ghost Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Upp till kampUpp till kamp (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • 1968-1969 (Sep 10, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1996–2007 )  Less 1996–2007
  • Primary photo for Talk to MeTalk to Me Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007 $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hair, Let the Sun Shine InHair, Let the Sun Shine In (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for La tele de tu vidaLa tele de tu vida (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.18 (May 11, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pete Seeger: The Power of SongPete Seeger: The Power of Song Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $175K
  • Primary photo for Numbers from a Montgomery JailNumbers from a Montgomery Jail (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Undercover HistoryUndercover History (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • J. Edgar Hoover (Apr 17, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The UCLA DynastyThe UCLA Dynasty (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Pride Against Prejudice: The Larry Doby StoryPride Against Prejudice: The Larry Doby Story (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $500K
  • Primary photo for King: Man of Peace in a Time of WarKing: Man of Peace in a Time of War (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Bobby: The Making of an American EpicBobby: The Making of an American Epic (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Evidence of Revision: The Assassination of AmericaEvidence of Revision: The Assassination of America (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Been to the Mountaintop: Martin Luther King, Jr.Been to the Mountaintop: Martin Luther King, Jr. (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Martin Luther King Jnr.)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for BobbyBobby Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006 $14MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for Video on TrialVideo on Trial (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Episode #2.8 (Oct 29, 2006) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Life of Pryor: The Richard Pryor StoryLife of Pryor: The Richard Pryor Story (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for La imagen de tu vidaLa imagen de tu vida (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
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  • Primary photo for ...So Goes the Nation...So Goes the Nation Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006 $10K
  • Primary photo for The U.S. vs. John LennonThe U.S. vs. John Lennon Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2006 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for The 60s: The Beatles DecadeThe 60s: The Beatles Decade (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Behind the MaskBehind the Mask Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006 $75K
  • Primary photo for NBC News Time CapsuleNBC News Time Capsule (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Billy Graham: God's AmbassadorBilly Graham: God's Ambassador (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 2006 $50K
  • Primary photo for Soul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American JourneySoul of Justice: Thelton Henderson's American Journey Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Movies That Shook the WorldMovies That Shook the World (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • 2001: A Space Odyssey (Sep 30, 2005) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Sixties: The Years That Shaped a GenerationThe Sixties: The Years That Shaped a Generation (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Shot That Shook the WorldThe Shot That Shook the World (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the MainstreamMidnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005 CAD 671K
  • Primary photo for Gilligan's Island: A Pop Culture PhenomenonGilligan's Island: A Pop Culture Phenomenon (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for How Art Made the WorldHow Art Made the World (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • More Human Than Human (Jun 26, 2005) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular MusicSoul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Strange Fruit (Apr 3, 2005) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for We Are DadWe Are Dad Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Harlem Globetrotters: The Team That Changed the WorldThe Harlem Globetrotters: The Team That Changed the World (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005 $250K
  • Primary photo for USA the MovieUSA the Movie (Video) Himself archive footage (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Faces in the Water: The Martyrs of Civil Rights MemorialFaces in the Water: The Martyrs of Civil Rights Memorial (Short) Martin Luther King Jr (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the HolocaustImaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Self (archive footage)  Less 2004 $22K
  • Primary photo for Naked ScienceNaked Science (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Alien Contact (Dec 1, 2004) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Elvis Presley: From the Beginning to the EndElvis Presley: From the Beginning to the End (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-HopAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004–  $2MM
  • Primary photo for Graffiti 60Graffiti 60 (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for The N WordThe N Word Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Martin Luther King, Jr.: I Have a DreamMartin Luther King, Jr.: I Have a Dream (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Martin Luther King Jnr.)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Something the Lord MadeSomething the Lord Made (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for TV in Black: The First Fifty YearsTV in Black: The First Fifty Years (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Conspiracy?Conspiracy? (TV Series) Himself - Civil Rights Activist ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The CorporationThe Corporation Himself - During March on Washington (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003 $1.9MM
  • Primary photo for Get Up, Stand UpGet Up, Stand Up (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003
    • Say It Loud (Dec 9, 2003) Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: Number OnesMichael Jackson: Number Ones (Video) Himself (segment "Man in the Mirror") (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Forensic FilesForensic Files (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
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  • Primary photo for P.O.V.P.O.V. (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for A Decade Under the InfluenceA Decade Under the Influence Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003 $35K
  • Primary photo for Jim McKay: My World in My WordsJim McKay: My World in My Words (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for National Geographic: The FBINational Geographic: The FBI (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Weather UndergroundThe Weather Underground Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $560K
  • Primary photo for City ConfidentialCity Confidential (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Mighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa ParksMighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa Parks (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for NaqoyqatsiNaqoyqatsi Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $3MM $133K
  • Primary photo for Undercover BrotherUndercover Brother Himself - Applauding for 'I Have a Dream' Speech (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $25MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for The Century of the SelfThe Century of the Self (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Reel Radicals: The Sixties Revolution in FilmReel Radicals: The Sixties Revolution in Film (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 74th Annual Academy AwardsThe 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Year That TrembledThe Year That Trembled Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Tupac Shakur: Thug AngelTupac Shakur: Thug Angel Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr.America Beyond the Color Line with Henry Louis Gates Jr. (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Power of PeacePower of Peace (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
    • Family Peace (Nov 25, 2001) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Last Party 2000Last Party 2000 Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Echoes from the White HouseEchoes from the White House (TV Movie) Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for A Huey P. Newton StoryA Huey P. Newton Story (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for History's Mysteries: Infamous MurdersHistory's Mysteries: Infamous Murders (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 2001– 
    • Murder by Decree Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mr. Dreyfuss Goes to WashingtonMr. Dreyfuss Goes to Washington (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Schlock! The Secret History of American MoviesSchlock! The Secret History of American Movies Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for We Shall Not Be MovedWe Shall Not Be Moved (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The American NightmareThe American Nightmare Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for HendrixHendrix (TV Movie) Himself (at Lincoln Memorial) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Ali-Frazier I: One Nation... DivisibleAli-Frazier I: One Nation... Divisible (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970)Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Steal This MovieSteal This Movie Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000 $76K
  • Primary photo for Civil Rights Martyrs: Free at LastCivil Rights Martyrs: Free at Last (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight BoxingKings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for ABC 2000: The MillenniumABC 2000: The Millennium (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Biography of the Millennium: 100 People - 1000 YearsBiography of the Millennium: 100 People - 1000 Years (TV Mini-series) Himself - #33  Less 1999–  $450K
  • Primary photo for Fists of Freedom: The Story of the '68 Summer GamesFists of Freedom: The Story of the '68 Summer Games Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Century: America's TimeThe Century: America's Time (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for LifeLife Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999 $80MM $64MM
  • Primary photo for The PretenderThe Pretender (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • Pool (Feb 20, 1999) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat GenerationThe Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat Generation Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999 $361K
  • Primary photo for Our Friend, MartinOur Friend, Martin (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Classified XClassified X (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1998 $65
  • Primary photo for Investigative ReportsInvestigative Reports (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Beyond TitanicBeyond Titanic (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for From the Earth to the MoonFrom the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1998 $68MM
  • Primary photo for Memphis Remembers MartinMemphis Remembers Martin (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Cold WarCold War (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998
    • Make Love Not War (1998) Himself (archive footage) (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less
    • Vietnam (1998) Himself (archive footage) (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for George WallaceGeorge Wallace (TV Movie) Himself - 'How Long' Speech (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for ReputationsReputations (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for ContactContact Himself - Voice Through Space (archive sound) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997 $90MM $101MM
  • Primary photo for 4 Little Girls4 Little Girls Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997 $130K
  • Primary photo for Cronkite RemembersCronkite Remembers (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the GloryMahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Speeches of Malcolm XThe Speeches of Malcolm X (Video) Himself - Leads March Into Montgomery, at Signings of Civil and Voting Rights Acts (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Ghosts of MississippiGhosts of Mississippi Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1996 $36MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for Blue EyedBlue Eyed Self (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for All Power to the People! (The Black Panther Party and Beyond)All Power to the People! (The Black Panther Party and Beyond) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Assassinations That Changed the WorldAssassinations That Changed the World (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Struggles in Steel: The Fight for Equal OpportunityStruggles in Steel: The Fight for Equal Opportunity Himself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for NixonNixon Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995 $50MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Hank Aaron: Chasing the DreamHank Aaron: Chasing the Dream Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Speeches of Martin Luther KingThe Speeches of Martin Luther King (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Speeches of Robert F. KennedyThe Speeches of Robert F. Kennedy (Video) Himself - Mountaintop Speech (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Arthur Ashe: Citizen of the WorldArthur Ashe: Citizen of the World (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for WhitewashWhitewash (TV Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical PerspectiveDr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical Perspective Himself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The November MenThe November Men Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1993 $2K
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1984–1993 )  Less 1984–1993
  • Primary photo for The Trial of James Earl RayThe Trial of James Earl Ray (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Dangerous: The Short FilmsDangerous: The Short Films (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Murderers, Mobsters & Madmen Vol. 2: Assassination in the 20th CenturyMurderers, Mobsters & Madmen Vol. 2: Assassination in the 20th Century (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Malcolm XMalcolm X Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992 $33MM $48MM
  • Primary photo for Nina Simone: La légendeNina Simone: La légende (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Death Scenes 2Death Scenes 2 (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Stalking the President: A History of American AssassinsStalking the President: A History of American Assassins Himself - Handshake with LBJ, Lies in State (archive footage)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Real Malcolm XThe Real Malcolm X (TV Movie) Himself - March on Washington (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Who Killed Martin Luther King?Who Killed Martin Luther King? (TV Movie) Himself (speeches, lies in state) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for JFKJFK Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1991 $40MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for The DoorsThe Doors Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1991 $38MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for Making Sense of the SixtiesMaking Sense of the Sixties (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for Rock HudsonRock Hudson (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Berkeley in the SixtiesBerkeley in the Sixties Himself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Driving Miss DaisyDriving Miss Daisy Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1989 $7.5MM $107MM
  • Primary photo for Mission: ImpossibleMission: Impossible (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for 11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried11-22-63: The Day the Nation Cried (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Adam Clayton PowellAdam Clayton Powell Himself (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Reasonable Doubt: The Single-Bullet Theory and the Assassination of John F. KennedyReasonable Doubt: The Single-Bullet Theory and the Assassination of John F. Kennedy Himself - with Black Leaders (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
    • Don't Stretch the Rainbow (Nov 1, 1987) Himself (archive sound) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Eyes on the PrizeEyes on the Prize (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
    • The March (Oct 30, 1986) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Rock 'n' Roll YearsThe Rock 'n' Roll Years (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1985–1986 )  Less 1985–1986
    • 1968 (1986) Himself (archive footage) (as Dr. Martin Luther King Jnr)  Less
    • 1966 (Jul 21, 1986) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • 1964 (1986) Himself (archive footage) (as Dr. Martin Luther King Jnr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for X: The Unheard MusicX: The Unheard Music Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Memories of MartinMemories of Martin (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1986– 
  • Primary photo for In Remembrance of MartinIn Remembrance of Martin Himself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Artists United Against Apartheid: Sun CityArtists United Against Apartheid: Sun City (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Falcon and the SnowmanThe Falcon and the Snowman Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1985 $12MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for The Murder and the MovementThe Murder and the Movement (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Bob Dylan: JokermanBob Dylan: Jokerman (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Before StonewallBefore Stonewall Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for El balcón abiertoEl balcón abierto Himself (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Call to GloryCall to Glory (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for A Good Turn DailyA Good Turn Daily (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for March on Washington: Commemoration of Martin Luther King's '63 MarchMarch on Washington: Commemoration of Martin Luther King's '63 March (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Vietnam: A Television HistoryVietnam: A Television History (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983
    • Homefront USA (1983) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Against the Odds: Martin Luther King, Jr.Against the Odds: Martin Luther King, Jr. (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Music Is the WeaponMusic Is the Weapon Himself (English-language version) (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Killing of AmericaThe Killing of America Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Death of a ProphetDeath of a Prophet (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The ComoediaThe Comoedia Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981 $4MM
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Ten Thousand Day WarThe Ten Thousand Day War (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for The War at HomeThe War at Home Himself - Marches (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Executive ActionExecutive Action Himself - with Civil Rights Leaders at the White House (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1973 $1MM
  • Primary photo for KojakKojak (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Malcolm XMalcolm X Himself - Remarks After Death of Malcolm X (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King)  Less 1972 $48MM
  • Primary photo for RebelRebel Himself (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to MemphisKing: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis Himself (archive footage)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for A Place in HistoryA Place in History (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Simon and Garfunkel: Songs of AmericaSimon and Garfunkel: Songs of America (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Medium CoolMedium Cool Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1969 $800K
  • Primary photo for World in ActionWorld in Action (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
    • Listen, Whitey (Apr 8, 1968) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for This WeekThis Week (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Anarchy U.S.A.Anarchy U.S.A. Himself (archive footage)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Lewd EnforcementLewd Enforcement Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for StarCraftStarCraft (Video Game) Thanks (as Martin Luther King Jr.)  Less 1998

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