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John Prentice (Character)
from Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)

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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner -- Trailer for this classic starring Sidney Poitier

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Alternate Names:
Dr. John Wade Prentice / John Prentiss


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  1. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1975) (TV) Played by Bill Overton (as John Prentiss)

  2. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) Played by Sidney Poitier
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  1. The Loving Story (2011) Played by Sidney Poitier
  2. "Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood"
        - Fade Out, Fade In (2010) TV episode, Played by Sidney Poitier
  3. Black History: Lost Stolen, or Strayed (1968) (TV) Played by Sidney Poitier (as Dr. John Wade Prentice)

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From Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
[first lines]
John: You know, I just had a thought. Why don't I go check into a hotel and get some rest, and you go find your folks?
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