TV commercials for 1-800-COLLECT long distance.
17 Interviews |
19 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
12 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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"I was raised to believe that you had to do things better than white people in order to succeed. The old black shows were better than the white shows. The Jeffersons
(1975) was a lot better. Good Times
(1974) was way funnier. Sanford and Son
(1972). Now, though, everyone thinks we're equal, so we submit the same s... that everyone else submits. And then we get mad when they won't air it. You got ...
In 1993, Paramount offered him the role of Lamont Sanford in a purposed film update of Sanford and Son
(1972). He called the idea "insane" and, because of his affection for the late Redd Foxx
, lobbied to have the production halted. It was.