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Thurl Bailey

Thurl Bailey was born on April 7, 1961 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Thurl Lee Bailey. He is an actor, known for The Luck of the Irish (2001), Thurl: Forward with New Power (1994) and Church Ball (2006). See full bio »
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 2007 Heber Holiday
 2006 Church Ball
Moses Mahoney
 2002 The Singles Ward
A Traveler
 2001 The Luck of the Irish (TV Movie)
Mr. Holloway
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 2013 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
- Survive and Advance (2013) ... Himself
 2013 Running with the Pack (Video)
 1994 Thurl: Forward with New Power (Video documentary)
 1988 The NBA on CBS (TV Series)
Himself - Utah Jazz Forward / Center
- Los Angeles Lakers vs. Utah Jazz (1988) ... Himself - Utah Jazz Forward / Center

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Other Works:

'Faith in Your Heart', Audio Music CD See more »

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1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


6' 11" (2.11 m)

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1989: Won the NBA J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship award for the '88-'89 season. See more »


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