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Clarence Avant

Clarence Avant was born on February 25, 1931 in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. He is a producer, known for Searching for Sugar Man (2012), Jason's Lyric (1994) and Stalingrad (1990). He is married to Jacqueline. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Searching for Sugar Man
Searching for Sugar Man Himself - Former Chairman of Motown Records
Jason's Lyric
Jason's Lyric Producer
Stalingrad Producer
Deliver Us from Evil


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 1994 Jason's Lyric (executive producer)
 1990 New Attitude (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- The Case of the Missing Toupee (1990) ... (producer)
 1990 Stalingrad (producer)
 1989 Livin' Large (TV Movie) (co-producer)
 1988 Heart and Soul (TV Movie) (co-executive producer)
 1975 Deliver Us from Evil (executive producer)
 1973 Save the Children (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 1985 The Color Purple
African Musician
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 2015 Crackula Goes to Hollywood (special thanks)
 2010 VH1 Rock Docs (TV Series) (very special thanks - 1 episode)
- Soul Train: The Hippest Trip in America (2010) ... (very special thanks)
 1987 Hollywood Shuffle (thanks)
 1985 Krush Groove (thanks)
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 2013 The BET Honors (TV Movie)
 2012 Searching for Sugar Man (Documentary)
Himself - Former Chairman of Motown Records
 2010 41st NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
 2009 Still Bill (Documentary)
 1990 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones (Documentary)
 1973 Soul Train (TV Series documentary)

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His daughter, Ambassador Nicole Avant, became the 13th U.S. Ambassador to the The Bahamas on October 22, 2009. She was appointed to the post by U.S. President Barack Obama.

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