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Fonzworth Bentley

Actor | Producer | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Honey (2003) | Idlewild (2006) | Fat Albert (2004)
AKA 
Derrick Watkins aka Farnsworth Bentley | Farnsworth J. Bentley | Farnsworth Bentley | Derek Hawkins | Derek 'Fonzworth Bentley' Watkins | Derek 'Mr. Bentley' Watkins | Derek J. Watkins  Less
BORN 
Feb 13, 1974 (age 43)
HEIGHT 
6' 1½" (1.87m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for PuzzledPuzzled Mr. Brown, Music Coordinator  Less Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Think Like a Man TooThink Like a Man Too Jackson  Less 2014 $24MM $65MM / $70MM
  • Primary photo for We Were Once a FairytaleWe Were Once a Fairytale (Short) Ultimate Gentleman  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for IdlewildIdlewild The Flask (voice) (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2006 $15MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Fat AlbertFat Albert Salesman (as Derek 'Mr. Bentley' Watkins)  Less 2004 $26MM $48MM / $49MM
  • Primary photo for HoneyHoney Barber (as Derek J. Watkins)  Less 2003 $18MM $30MM / —
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Derek 'Fonzworth Bentley' Watkins ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Juneteenth (Oct 3, 2017) Derek 'Fonzworth Bentley' Watkins (as Derek 'Fonzworth Bentley' Watkins)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Writer ("Black Skinhead") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for From G's to GentsFrom G's to Gents (TV Series) Fonzworth Bentley ( 19 episodes, 2008–2009 ) , Producer ( 10 episodes, 2009 ) , Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2008–2009 22
    • A Gentleman at Last (Apr 14, 2009) Producer (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
    • Pimps, Ho's and Family Time (Apr 7, 2009) Fonzworth Bentley (as Farnsworth Bentley), Producer (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
    • Party Like a Gentle-Man (Mar 31, 2009) Fonzworth Bentley (as Farnsworth Bentley), Producer (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Backstage PassBackstage Pass (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for G's to Gents Top Ten Gentlemen's ClubG's to Gents Top Ten Gentlemen's Club (TV Movie) Actor (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Borrow My CrewBorrow My Crew (TV Movie) Himself - Host (as Farnsworth Bentley), Executive Producer (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for All of UsAll of Us (TV Series) Hale ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
Self (38 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2015BET Awards 2015 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Lift Every VoiceLift Every Voice (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2014BET Awards 2014 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for According to Him + HerAccording to Him + Her (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Fashion News LiveFashion News Live (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 2005–2013 )  Less 2005–2013
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  • Primary photo for Celebration of GospelCelebration of Gospel (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for RnB Live Hollywood presentsRnB Live Hollywood presents (TV Series) Himself  Less 2010–2011 $650K
  • Primary photo for Saggin' in the A-T-L...Saggin' in the A-T-L... Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Brian McKnight ShowThe Brian McKnight Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 2010 Soul Train Awards2010 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 2009 Soul Train Awards2009 Soul Train Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for MadeMade (TV Series) Himself - Judge ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
    • Hip Hop Dance Battle 1 (Jun 28, 2009) Himself - Judge (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
  • Primary photo for Toyota Pro/Celebrity RaceToyota Pro/Celebrity Race (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for From G's to GentsFrom G's to Gents (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
    • The Grizzly Gang (Mar 10, 2009) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
    • Slip of the Tongue (Feb 24, 2009) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
  • Primary photo for Wendy: The Wendy Williams ShowWendy: The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Will.i.am: Yes We CanWill.i.am: Yes We Can (Video) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2007BET Awards 2007 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Wendy Williams ExperienceThe Wendy Williams Experience (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Fashion RocksFashion Rocks (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2006BET Awards 2006 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for All Shades of Fine: 25 Hottest Women of the Past 25 YearsAll Shades of Fine: 25 Hottest Women of the Past 25 Years (TV Movie) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2005 $200K
  • Primary photo for The Bad Boys of ComedyThe Bad Boys of Comedy (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.9 (Aug 5, 2005) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 2005 Trumpet Awards2005 Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for TrippinTrippin (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Caleta Condor, Chile (Apr 18, 2005) Himself (as Derrick Watkins aka Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
    • Chile (Apr 11, 2005) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
  • Primary photo for Before, During and 'After the Sunset'Before, During and 'After the Sunset' (Video) Himself, at the premiere (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 106 & Park Top 10 Live106 & Park Top 10 Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Kanye West: College Dropout - Video AnthologyKanye West: College Dropout - Video Anthology (Video) Himself (segment "The New Workout Plan") (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
    • Episode #3.253 (Feb 8, 2005) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fade to BlackFade to Black Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2004 $728K / —
  • Primary photo for 4th Annual BET Awards4th Annual BET Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 2004 MTV Movie Awards2004 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '04Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '04 (TV Movie) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 18th Annual Soul Train Music AwardsThe 18th Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Making the Band 2Making the Band 2 (TV Series) Himself (2002-2003)  Less 2002–2004
  • Primary photo for OutKast: The VideosOutKast: The Videos (Video) Himself (segment "The Way You Move") (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for 2003 MTV Video Music Awards2003 MTV Video Music Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Farnsworth Bentley)  Less 2003

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