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Lionel Douglass

Lionel Douglass is known for his work on Lethal Weapon 2 (1989), Angels in the Outfield (1994) and Operation Dumbo Drop (1995). See full bio »

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Known For

Lethal Weapon 2
Lethal Weapon 2 Officer Friesen
Angels in the Outfield
Angels in the Outfield Brother Angel
Operation Dumbo Drop
Lethal Weapon 4


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 1998 Beloved
Fry Man (uncredited)
 1997 Switchback
Man in Shower (as Lionel Douglas)
 1995 Operation Dumbo Drop
Lieutenant (as Lionel Douglas)
 1994 Angels in the Outfield
Brother Angel
 1991 Pure Luck
Man at Airport Restaurant
 1988 The In Crowd
Dancing Bus Driver
 1986 Night Court (TV Series)
Man with Pie
- Harry and Leon (1986) ... Man with Pie (as Lionel Douglas)
 1978 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
Deliveryman / Sanders / Boy
- An Act of Desperation (1978) ... Deliveryman (as Lionel R. Douglas)
- Kingsfield's Daughter (1978) ... Sanders (as Lionel R. Douglas)
- The Seating Chart (1978) ... Boy (as Lionel R. Douglas)
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Dancer (as Lionel Douglas)
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 1998 Lethal Weapon 4 (stunts)
 1991 Grand Canyon (stunt performer)
 1990 Predator 2 (stunts)
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 1997 Gone Fishin' (stand-in: Mr. Glover)
 1984 Gimme a Break! (TV Series) (choreographer - 1 episode)
- Breakdance (1984) ... (choreographer)

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One of his greatest achievements was his contribution to one of television's longest running children's programs - Children's Television Workshops Sesame Streets, Sesame Street Live. Under the guidance of Jim Henson, Carol Spinning, Kermit Love, and Anita Mann, he played Big Bird for over four years. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Lionel R. Douglas | Lionel Douglas | Lionel Bigbird Douglass

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Travels between California and the Bahamas spending his time writing and speaking to Jr high schools.

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