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Flavor Flav

Flavor Flav was born on March 16, 1959 in Roosevelt, Long Island, New York, USA as William Johnathon Drayton Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav (2007), Private Parts (1997) and Nite Tales: The Movie (2008). See full bio »
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 2016 The Labyrinth
 2013 Stupid Hype (TV Movie)
Grand Master (2012)
 2012 Dr. Fubalous (TV Series)
Papa Skwaught
- Training Day Off (2012) ... Papa Skwaught
- The Day Before the End (2012) ... Papa Skwaught
- No One Escapes Death (2012) ... Papa Skwaught
- It's Community Against Danger (2012) ... Papa Skwaught
- Epilogue (2012) ... Papa Skwaught
 2012 YooHoo and Friends (TV Series)
Father Time
- Beaver Dang (2012) ... Father Time (voice)
- The Wish (2012) ... Father Time (voice)
- Peanut Butter and Jellyfish (2012) ... Father Time (voice)
- Sea What I Mean? (2012) ... Father Time (voice)
- RingRing the Pandaq (2012) ... Father Time (voice)
 2006 Cain and Abel
Slim Jim
 2003 Death of a Dynasty
Reporter #1 (as Flav-o-Flav)
 1992 Why Colors? (Short)
 1991 New Jack City
 1990 Mo' Better Blues
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Show Show Self (99 credits)
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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Taking Back Sunday video "You're So Last Summer" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

William 'Flavor Flav' Drayton | Public Enemy | Flava Flav | Flav-o-Flav


5' 5½" (1.66 m)

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