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Edafe Okurume

Edafe, pronounced (AY-dah-fay), means "rich man" in the Urhobo language. Edafe's father, a Nigerian economist, his mother, an educator from Mississippi and his siblings moved to Nigeria when he was barely a year old. When he was seven, his parents separated and he moved back to America to live in his mother's hometown of Meridian, Mississippi. His ... See full bio »

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Known For

For Your Love
For Your Love Reggie Ellis
(1998-2002)
Martin
Martin Mbutu
(1993)
And the Band Played On
And the Band Played On Sudanese Driver
(1993)
Murder One
Murder One Hilly Jackson
(1997)

Filmography

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 2005 ER (TV Series)
Keith
- You Are Here (2005) ... Keith (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1998-2002 For Your Love (TV Series)
Reggie Ellis
- The Great Escape (2002) ... Reggie Ellis
- The 'What I Done' Show (2002) ... Reggie Ellis
- The Birth Day (2001) ... Reggie Ellis
- The Forbidden Dance (2001) ... Reggie Ellis
- The Next Best Thing (2001) ... Reggie Ellis
 1997 Murder One (TV Series)
Hilly Jackson
- Chapter Twelve, Year Two (1997) ... Hilly Jackson (as Edafe Blackmon)
- Chapter Eleven, Year Two (1997) ... Hilly Jackson (as Edafe Blackmon)
- Chapter Nine, Year Two (1997) ... Hilly Jackson (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1996 Homeboys in Outer Space (TV Series)
Jed Eye
- There's No Space Like Home, or Return of the Jed Eye (1996) ... Jed Eye (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1996 Alien Avengers (TV Movie)
Jamaal (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1995 The Marshal (TV Series)
Yo Nine
- '65-'95 (1995) ... Yo Nine (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1995 Kansas (TV Movie)
Mandou (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1993 Living Single (TV Series)
Malcolm
- Living Kringle (1993) ... Malcolm (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1993 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
African Prince
- Prince of Soul (1993) ... African Prince (as Edafe Blackmon)
 1993 Martin (TV Series)
Mbutu
- Hollywood Swinging: Part 2 (1993) ... Mbutu (as Edafe)
 1993 And the Band Played On (TV Movie)
Sudanese Driver (as Edafe Okorume)
 1992-1993 A Different World (TV Series)
Dion / Tutor
- College Kid (1993) ... Dion (as Edafe Blackmon)
- Happy Birthday to Moi (1993) ... Tutor (as Edafe Blackmon)
- Love Taps (1992) ... Dion (as Edafe)
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Edafe Blackmon | Edafe | Edafe Okorume
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Attended Piney Woods Country Life School in Piney Woods MS. See more »

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