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Louis Farrakhan

Noted for his fiery and controversial rhetoric on race relations, Farrakhan came under the influence of Nation of Islam minister Malcolm X in the late 1950s. He joined the Nation of Islam after having given up a rather successful musical career as a calypso singer known as "The Charmer". He remains an avid music lover and is considered by many to ... See full bio »

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 2013 The Trials of Muhammad Ali (Documentary)
 2012 Reincarnated (Documentary)
 2012 OnePeople: The Celebration (Documentary)
Leader of the Nation of Islam
 2010 TV One on One (TV Series)
- A Minister Louis Farrakhan Special (2010) ... Himself
- Episode dated 14 March 2010 (2010) ... Himself
 2007 Hard Knock Life: An Astounding Chronicle of Life Behind Bars (Video documentary)
Himself - Host
 2007 Our Story Our Voice (Documentary)
Himself (voice)
 2004-2005 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
- Episode dated 13 October 2005 (2005) ... Himself
- Episode #1.34 (2004) ... Himself
 2005 Hannity & Colmes (TV Series)
- Episode dated 19 September 2005 (2005) ... Himself
 2002 Journeys in Black (TV Series documentary)
- Louis Farrakhan (2002) ... Himself
 2000 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Nation of Islam (segment "Who Killed Malcolm X?")
- Who Killed Malcolm X?/The Seamy Side of Paradise/Ready, Willing & Able (2000) ... Himself - Nation of Islam (segment "Who Killed Malcolm X?")
 1998 Everyman (TV Series documentary)
- Nation of Islam (1998) ... Himself
 1995 The Shadow of Hate (Documentary short)
 1994 20/20 (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 22 April 1994 (1994) ... Himself
 1994 The Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 25 February 1994 (1994) ... Himself
 1994 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Introduces Elijah Muhammad, Sings
- Malcolm X: Make It Plain (1994) ... Himself - Introduces Elijah Muhammad, Sings (uncredited)
 1971-1976 Black Journal (TV Series)
- Episode dated 18 April 1976 (1976) ... Himself (as Minister Abdul Farrakhan)
- Episode dated 15 February 1976 (1976) ... Himself (as Minister Abdul Farrakhan)
- Episode dated 7 December 1971 (1971) ... Himself
 1959 The Hate That Hate Produced (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (voice, as Louis X)
 1949 Ted Mack & the Original Amateur Hour (TV Series)
- Episode dated 15 May 1949 (1949) ... Himself (as Lewis Walcott)
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Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Minister Abdul Farrakhan | Minister Louis Farrakhan | Minister Farrakhan | Louis X | Lewis Walcott

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These false Jews promote the filth of Hollywood that is seeding the American people and the people of the world and bringing you down in moral strength... It's the wicked Jews the false Jews that are promoting Lesbianism, homosexuality. It's wicked Jews, false Jews that make it a crime for you to preach the word of God, then they call you homophobic! See more »


Held the Million Family March on 16 October 2000 in Washington, D.C. See more »


Calypso Gene See more »

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