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Ernest Thomas (I)

Actor | Producer | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
What's Happening!! (1976-1979) | What's Happening Now! (1985-1988) | Malcolm X (1992)
AKA 
Ernest L. Thomas | Ernest Lee Thomas
BORN 
Mar 26, 1950 (age 66)
HEIGHT *
5' 8" (1.73m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 40-60
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Short)
EYES *
Mixed
WEIGHT *
160 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
VOICE TYPE *
Tenor
UNIQUE TRAITS *
Blue right eye
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/ernestlthomas
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (4 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for PresencePresence (TV Series) Chuck Panama (1 episode)  Less 2016–  1 Pre-Prod
Past Film & Video (21 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (21 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hamilton HaysHamilton Hays (TV Short) Executive Producer  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for AnonymousAnonymous (TV Series) Olivier (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Kid JusticeKid Justice (TV Series) Executive Producer (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 2
  • Primary photo for Everybody Hates ChrisEverybody Hates Chris (TV Series) Mr. Omar / Funeral Director / Radical Man (34 episodes, 2005–2009)  Less 2005–2009 34
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  • Primary photo for MANTIME with Fran and RamisMANTIME with Fran and Ramis (TV Series) Loother  Less 2008– 
  • Primary photo for Just JordanJust Jordan (TV Series) Minister (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for All About the AndersonsAll About the Andersons (TV Series) Mr. Johnson (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for The Steve Harvey ShowThe Steve Harvey Show (TV Series) Reverend Charles / Reverend Franklin (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
    • Love, Death and Basketball (Oct 29, 2000) Reverend Charles (as Ernest L. Thomas)  Less
    • Wedlocked (Feb 18, 2000) Reverend Franklin (as Ernest L. Thomas)  Less
  • Primary photo for Soul FoodSoul Food (TV Series) Det. Craig Quinn (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • Man Trouble (Sep 6, 2000) Det. Craig Quinn (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for MartinMartin (TV Series) Prince Uche (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Parent 'HoodThe Parent 'Hood (TV Series) Waiter (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for In the Heat of the NightIn the Heat of the Night (TV Series) Off. Parker (2 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for What's Happening Now!What's Happening Now! (TV Series) Roger 'Raj' Thomas / Roger "Raj" Thomas (66 episodes, 1985–1988)  Less 1985–1988 66
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  • Primary photo for That's My Mama Now!That's My Mama Now! (TV Movie) Roger 'Raj' Thomas  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Righteous ApplesThe Righteous Apples (TV Series) Winston (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Point of View (May 29, 1980) Winston (as Ernest Lee Thomas)  Less
  • Primary photo for What's Happening!!What's Happening!! (TV Series) Roger 'Raj' Thomas (65 episodes, 1976–1979)  Less 1976–1979 65
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  • Primary photo for The Brady Bunch Variety HourThe Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) Raj (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for RootsRoots (TV Mini-series) Kailuba (2 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 2
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Lew (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Tony Lanier (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Juvie (Apr 16, 1976) Tony Lanier  Less
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Ronnie Walker (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
Self (20 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Unsung HollywoodUnsung Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2014–2016)  Less 2014–2016
  • Primary photo for Chasing LAChasing LA (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for 4TH NAFCA: African Oscar4TH NAFCA: African Oscar (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Actors EntertainmentActors Entertainment (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The EZ ShowThe EZ Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Real Husbands of HollywoodReal Husbands of Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Life AfterLife After (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2011–2012)  Less 2011–2012
  • Primary photo for The Actor's JourneyThe Actor's Journey (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Actor's Journey for KidsThe Actor's Journey for Kids (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Way Black When: PrimetimeWay Black When: Primetime (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Way Black WhenWay Black When (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for TV Land ConfidentialTV Land Confidential (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Finales (Jul 18, 2007) Himself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for The John Kerwin ShowThe John Kerwin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest TV Quotes & CatchphrasesThe 100 Greatest TV Quotes & Catchphrases (TV Mini-series) Himself (5 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006
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  • Primary photo for BET Comedy AwardsBET Comedy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Linc'sLinc's (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for VibeVibe (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Family FeudFamily Feud (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Captain and TennilleThe Captain and Tennille (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Chocolate City * – Mr. Willilams Jean Claude LaMarre
  • The Gods * – OG Mykel Shannon Jenkis
  • Off the Grid * – Olivier Mykel Shannon Jenkins
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Megashark vs. Kolossus * – Admiral Jackson Christopher Ray
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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