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Sinbad


Sinbad was born in Benton Harbor, Michigan to two parents, Louise and the Baptist Rev. Dr. Donald Beckley Adkins and was then known as David Adkins. He is primarily known as an actor and somewhat a writer and proved his comedic acting style in House Guest (1994), Jingle All the Way (1996), First Kid (1996) and Good Burger (1997). He has been ... See full bio »
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Jingle All the Way
Jingle All the Way Myron Larabee
(1996)
First Kid
First Kid Sam Simms
(1996)
Good Burger
Good Burger Mr. Wheat
(1997)
A Different World
A Different World Coach Walter Oakes
(1987-1991)

Filmography

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 2017 The Lion Guard (TV Series)
Uroho
- The Traveling Baboon Show (2017) ... Uroho (voice)
 2017 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series)
Shazaam
 2016 Zero Gravity Live (Video)
Master of Ceremony
 2015 Comedy Bang! Bang! (TV Series)
Noel DeSoil Holyfield
 2013-2014 Steven Universe (TV Series)
Mr. Smiley
- Watermelon Steven (2014) ... Mr. Smiley (voice)
- Ocean Gem (2014) ... Mr. Smiley (voice)
- Joking Victim (2014) ... Mr. Smiley (voice)
- Arcade Mania (2014) ... Mr. Smiley (voice)
- Tiger Millionaire (2014) ... Mr. Smiley (voice)
 2014 Vitaminamulch: Air Spectacular (Short)
Roper (voice)
 2014 The Scout (TV Series)
 2013 Planes
Roper (voice)
 2011 Are We There Yet? (TV Series)
Judge Oakes
- The Whose Card Is It Anyway Episode (2011) ... Judge Oakes
 2007-2009 Slacker Cats (TV Series)
Eddie
- Work, Work, Work (2009) ... Eddie (voice)
- Buckley and Eddie Deceased (2007) ... Eddie
- Casino Miaow (2007) ... Eddie (voice)
- Ozymandias (2007) ... Eddie (voice)
- Big Guy (2007) ... Eddie (voice)
 2008 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series)
Sinbad
- Dennis Reynolds: An Erotic Life (2008) ... Sinbad
 2008 Cuttin Da Mustard
Bennie
 2007 Stompin'
Mr. Jackson
 2006 Leila (Short)
Leila's Uncle
 2002 Treading Water
The Security Guard
 2002 Hansel & Gretel
Raven (voice)
 2002 Resurrection Blvd. (TV Series)
Odell Mason
- Resureccion (2002) ... Odell Mason
- Engano (2002) ... Odell Mason
- El Gato, El Vato, La Cena Y El Padre (2002) ... Odell Mason
 2002 Crazy as Hell
Orderly
 2001 Angie Stone: Brotha (Video short)
 2000 Blue Shirts
 2000 Moesha (TV Series)
Prof. LeCount
- The Nutty Moesha (2000) ... Prof. LeCount
 2000 Ready to Run (TV Movie)
Hollywood Shuffle (voice)
 1995-1999 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Big Bad Wolfgang / Simpleton / Frog Prince
- The Three Little Pigs (1999) ... Big Bad Wolfgang (voice)
- The Golden Goose (1997) ... Simpleton (voice)
- The Frog Prince (1995) ... Frog Prince (voice)
 1998-1999 Cosby (TV Series)
Del
- Afterschool Delight (1999) ... Del
- The Awful Truth (1999) ... Del
 1997 Good Burger
Mr. Wheat
 1996 The Cherokee Kid (TV Movie)
The Cherokee Kid / Isaiah Turner
 1996 Jingle All the Way
Myron Larabee
 1996 First Kid
Sam Simms
 1995 All That (TV Series)
- Sinbad/Coolio (1995)
 1995 Houseguest
Kevin Franklin
 1994 Aliens for Breakfast (TV Movie)
 1993-1994 The Sinbad Show (TV Series)
David Bryan
- Girls Unda Hoodz (1994) ... David Bryan
- Adoption: Part 2 (1994) ... David Bryan
- Adoption: Part 1 (1994) ... David Bryan
- Family Reunion (1994) ... David Bryan
- Can We Talk? (1994) ... David Bryan
 1993 The Meteor Man
Malik, Stacy's Boyfriend
 1993 Coneheads
Otto
 1992 Roc (TV Series)
Ruben Stiles
- Roc and the Actor (1992) ... Ruben Stiles
 1992 Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS, and You (Video short)
Condom
 1991 Necessary Roughness
Andre Krimm
 1987-1991 A Different World (TV Series)
Coach Walter Oakes
- To Be Continued (1991) ... Coach Walter Oakes (credit only)
- Never Can Say Goodbye (1991) ... Coach Walter Oakes
- If I Should Die Before I Wake (1991) ... Coach Walter Oakes (credit only)
- Monet Is the Root of All Evil (1991) ... Coach Walter Oakes
- Sister to Sister, Sister (1991) ... Coach Walter Oakes
 1989 That's Adequate
Stand-up Comic
 1987 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Davis Sarrette
- Say Hello to a Good Buy (1987) ... Davis Sarrette
 1986 The Redd Foxx Show (TV Series)
Byron Lightfoot
- High Noon (1986) ... Byron Lightfoot
- The Old and the Restless (1986) ... Byron Lightfoot
- A Night to Forget (1986) ... Byron Lightfoot
- Mr. Right and Wrong (1986) ... Byron Lightfoot
- Lotto Fever (1986) ... Byron Lightfoot
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Producer (19 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (137 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

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Other Works:

TV commercials for AT&T True Savings (1995) See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

6' 5" (1.96 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've been on the road since 1983. Nothing ever changed, even when I was doing TV and movies. See more »

Trivia:

Friends with Steve Harvey. See more »

Trademark:

Goatee See more »

Nickname:

Red See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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