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Deacon Dawson

This character actor from Huntington, West Virginia attended Marshall University before settling in Myrtle Beach, S.C. where he fine-tuned his comedic, and voice acting abilities as a morning radio show host (Freakin' Deacon). The opportunity to play Officer Holley in the HBO/BBC production, 'Southern Justice' - The Medgar Evers Murder, in the ... See full bio »
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Identity Thief
Identity Thief Witness on the Highway
Runaway Jury
Runaway Jury Hoppy Dupree
Eastbound & Down
Eastbound & Down Mr. Nesbit
Two Soldiers
Two Soldiers Mr. Grossnickel


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 2016 Honeymoon From Hell
 2015 Bolden!
Spectator 12
 2015 All She Wishes
 2013 A Way Back Home (TV Movie)
Al Spanger
 2013 Identity Thief
Witness on the Highway
 2009 Eastbound & Down (TV Series)
Mr. Nesbit
 2005 Surface (TV Series)
Customer #1
- Episode #1.4 (2005) ... Customer #1
 2003 Runaway Jury
Hoppy Dupree
 2003 Two Soldiers (Short)
Mr. Grossnickel
 2003 A Touch of Fate
 1997 Carolina Low
 1997 Spirit Lost
 1996 American Gothic (TV Series)
- Triangle (1996) ... Pilot
 1996 Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden (TV Movie)
Junkyard Owner
 1994 Matlock (TV Series)
Photographer #2 / Homely Guy
- The Tabloid (1994) ... Photographer #2
- The Godfather (1994) ... Homely Guy
 1994 Radioland Murders
Happy, Peter Lorre Villain
 1994 Bandit: Bandit's Silver Angel (TV Movie)
Deputy Joe
 1993 Scattered Dreams (TV Movie)
Mr. Cooper

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Illustrated CD Cover and pullout lyric sleeve for ''The Cosmic Adventures of Diamond Dave''(A Childrens Sing-long CD)for good friend, ''Diamond Dave'' Somerville of the fifties Rock n' Roll Group, The Diamonds (''Little Darlin', ''The Stroll''). See more »

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