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André De Shields


André De Shields was born on January 12, 1946 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He is an actor, known for Another World (1964), Extreme Measures (1996) and Prison (1987). See full bio »

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Known For

Another World
Another World Marshall Lincoln Kramer, III #2 (1995-1996)
(1964)
Extreme Measures
Extreme Measures Teddy Dolson
(1996)
Prison
Prison Sandor
(1987)
Ain't Misbehavin'
(1982)

Filmography

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 2015 Chloe and Theo
Mr. Sweet (as Andre de Shields)
 2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Keys
- Wednesday's Child (2014) ... Keys (as Andre De Shields)
 2014 The Backseat
Mr. Davies
 2011/I The Inheritance
Uncle Grady
 2011 Bruce's Garden (Short)
Jack Reynolds
 2010 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Paul
- Cowboy (2010) ... Paul (as Andre de Shields)
 2009 The Good Heart
Sooty (as André de Shields)
 2008 Life on Mars (TV Series)
Bartender
 2008 Lipstick Jungle (TV Series)
Drag Queen
- Chapter Two: Nothing Sacred (2008) ... Drag Queen
 1996-2006 Law & Order (TV Series)
Mr. Miller / Dr. Elvin Simmonds
- Cost of Capital (2006) ... Mr. Miller
- Custody (1996) ... Dr. Elvin Simmonds
 2002 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Pat
- Change of a Dress (2002) ... Pat (as Andre De Shields)
 1997 Cosby (TV Series)
Larry
- Older and Out (1997) ... Larry
 1987 Prison
Sandor
 1985 I Dream of Jeannie... Fifteen Years Later (TV Movie)
Haji (as Andre De Shields)
 1983 The American Snitch
Russ
 1978 The Wiz (Video)
The Wiz
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Marshall Lincoln Kramer, III #2 (1995-1996)
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Other Works:

He acted in David Yazbeck's musical, "The Full Monty," at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Patrick Wilson, John Ellison Conlee, Jason Danieley, Romain Fruge, Jane Connell, Lisa Datz, Annie Golden, Marcus Neville, and Emily Skinner in the cast. Jack O'Brien was director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Andre De Shields | Andre de Shields | André de Shields
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The stage actor has received Tony Award nominations for "The Full Monty" and "Play On!"; the Joseph Jefferson Award and the Black Theatre Alliance Ira Aldridge Award for "Play On!"; and a 1982 Emmy Award for "Ain't Misbehavin'." He has also received Audience Development Committee Awards for "Saint Tous" and Joseph Jefferson Awards for direction of "The Colored Museum", acting in "Dream On Monkey ... See more »

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Capricorn

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