Moses Gunn (October 2, 1929 – December 16, 1993) was an American actor of stage and screen. An Obie Award -winning stage player, he co-founded the Negro Ensemble Company in the 1960s. His 1962 Off-Broadway debut was in Jean Genet 's The Blacks, and his Broadway debut was in A Hand is on the Gate, an evening of African-American poetry.
Moses Gunn (October 2, 1929 – December 16, 1993) was an American actor. He co-founded the Negro Ensemble Company in the 1960s. He was known mostly for Broadway stage plays. Gunn was born in St. Louis, Missouri.
Great Wikipedia has got greater. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Moses Gunn (October 2, 1929 – December 16, 1993) was an American actor of stage and screen. An Obie Award -winning stage player, he co-founded the Negro Ensemble Company in the 1960s.
Moses Gunn Moses Gunn, född 2 oktober 1929 i Saint Louis, Missouri, död 16 december 1993 i Guilford, Connecticut, var en amerikansk skådespelare. Gunn var med och grundade Negro Ensemble Company (NEC) på 1960-talet.
Hi - This is my first comment, and i don't know how to edit an article myself, so please bear with me. I was looking up the page on an old favorite actor of mine, Moses Gunn, and noticed there was no photo of him on his Wikipedia page, only a photo of Richard Roundtree from Shaft, in which Mr. Gunn co-starred.
Moses Gunn (2 Oktober 1929 – 16 Desember 1993) was 'n Amerikaanse akteur. Hy was bekend vir sy rolle in die rolprente Shaft (1971), Ragtime (1981), Firestarter (1984), en Heartbreak Ridge (1986).
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Born in St. Louis, Missouri, of African descent the son of Mary and George Gunn, a labourer he was one of seven siblings. After his mother died, his family separated. Moses left home and rode the railroad at just 12 years old. He returned to St. Louis and attended school while living at the home of Jewel Richie, his English teacher. He graduated from Tennessee State University after serving in the United States Army, then went to graduate school at Kansas University, gaining a master's degree. He taught briefly at Grambling College before attempting an acting career in NYC. He married Gwendolyn Mumma Landes in 1966, becoming stepfather to her daughter Kirsten Sarah Landes. They had a son, Justin Moses, in 1970who became a musician and composer in the Copenhagen-based band, "The Reverend Shine Snake Oil Co." An authoritative black character actor of film and TV, Gunn also enjoyed a successful career on stage. He made his New York City stage debut in the original off-Broadway producti...
He died from complications of asthma in Guilford, Connecticut on December 16, 1993. He was survived by his wife Gwendolyn, a son, Justin, of Guilford; a daughter, Kirsten Landes Mudd of Philadelphia, as well as a brother and three sisters.
Moses Gunn (2. oktobar 1929 – 16. decembar 1993) je bio američki glumac, poznat po nizu epizodnih, ali upečatljivih uloga, među kojima se ističe lik Bumpyja Jonasa, harlemskog gangsterskog bosa u popularnom filmu Shaft.
Moses Gunn (born on October 2, 1929 – died on December 16, 1993) appeared in six episodes of Good Times in his recurring role as Carl Dixon, an atheistic shop owner who at first befriends Michael, before he meets and begins dating Florida Evans late in Season 4, first appearing in the episode " A Stormy Relationship ", as the couple court eath other and wed by the episode " Love Has a Spot on His Lung: Part 2 ", the final episode of Season 4 and second part of a two-episode story arc.
Moses Gunn as Cairon, a servant of the Empress. Alan Oppenheimer as the voices of Falkor, Gmork, Rockbiter, and the Narrator (the latter three are uncredited). Thomas Hill as Carl Conrad Coreander, a grumpy bookseller. Deep Roy as Teeny Weeny, a messenger riding on a racing snail. Tilo Prückner as Nighthob, a messenger riding a narcoleptic bat.