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Hakeem Abdul-Samad

Hakeem Abdul-Samad was born on March 26, 1975 in Carson, California, USA as Hakim Abdul-Samad. He is an actor, known for Ernest Goes to Camp (1987), Wildcats (1986) and The Boys (1992). See full bio »
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 1992 The Boys (TV Movie)
David (as Hakeem)
 1992 A Different World (TV Series)
Mice 2 Men
- Just Another Four-Letter Word (1992) ... Mice 2 Men
 1989 This Is America, Charlie Brown (TV Mini-Series short)
- The Music and Heroes of America (1989) ... Franklin (voice, as Hakim Abdul-Samad)
 1987-1988 Amen (TV Series)
Darryl / Boy Scout #3 / Choir member / ...
- Get 'Em Up, Scout (1988) ... Boy Scout #3
- Thelma's Birthday (1987) ... Choir member (uncredited)
- Dueling Ministers (1987) ... Daryl
- The Rival (1987) ... Darryl
- Betting on the Boy (1987) ... Darryl
 1987 My Two Dads (TV Series)
Back-up Trio
- 'Tis the Season (1987) ... Back-up Trio
 1987 Frank's Place (TV Series)
- Cool and the Gang: Part 2 (1987) ... Arnold (as Hakeem)
- Cool and the Gang: Part 1 (1987) ... Arnold (as Hakeem)
 1985-1987 CBS Storybreak (TV Series)
- Jeffrey's Ghost (1987) ... (voice, as Hakeem Abdulsamad)
- C.L.U.T.Z. (1985) ... (voice, as Hakeem Adbulsamad)
 1984-1986 Webster (TV Series)
Eddie / Jason
- McGruff (1986) ... Eddie (as Hakeem)
- Too Much Class (1984) ... Jason (as Hakeem)
 1986 Fathers and Sons (TV Series)
Brandon Russo
- Which Championship Season? (1986) ... Brandon Russo (as Hakeem)
- Desperately Seeking Einstein (1986) ... Brandon Russo (as Hakeem)
- We'll Always Have the Mall (1986) ... Brandon Russo (as Hakeem)
- The Ironman (1986) ... Brandon Russo (as Hakeem)
 1986 Wildcats
Boy (as Hakeem)
 1986 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
- Scales of Justice (1986) ... Kid (as Hakeem)
 1985-1986 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series)
- Sam's Big Brother (1986) ... Richie (as Hakeem)
- It's My Party and I'll Cry If I Want To (1985) ... Richie (as Hakeem)
 1985 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
- Teacher, Teacher (1985) ... Ralph (as Hakeem)
 1985 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
- Alabamy Bound: Part 2 (1985) ... Jerome (as Hakeem)
- Alabamy Bound: Part 1 (1985) ... Jerome (as Hakeem)
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Alternate Names:

Hakim Abdul-Samad | Hakeem Abdulsamad | Hakeem Adbulsamad | The Boys | Hakeem

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Performed in the late 1980s with his three brothers (Khiry Abdul-Samad, Tajh Abdul-Samad and Bilal Abdul-Samad) as The Boys. They had a hit record with "Dial My Heart" in 1989. See more »



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