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Clarence Gilyard Jr.


Clarence Gilyard Jr. was born on December 24, 1955 in Moses Lake, Washington, USA as Clarence Darnell Gilyard Jr. He is an actor and director, known for Walker, Texas Ranger (1993), Die Hard (1988) and Top Gun (1986). He is married to Elena. They have one child. He was previously married to Kathy. See full bio »
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 2014 Rabbit Days (post-production)
Auguste Porter
 2014 A Matter of Faith (post-production)
Professor Portland
 2014 The Sector (post-production)
Reverend Raines
 2013 artScene (TV Series)
- Ingvar Estraadad (2013)
- Violins for Kids (2013)
- Renzo (2013)
- Showgirl Art (2013)
- Sean Kyle (2013)
 2013 From Above
Jeremiah Ward
 2012 Little Monsters
Ben Foreman
 2012 Top Gun Traffic School (Short)
Sundown
 2005 Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire (TV Movie)
James Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
 2002 Tribulation Force
Pastor Bruce Barnes (as Clarence Gilyard)
 1993-2001 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
James Trivette
- The Final Showdown: Part 2 (2001) ... James Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
- The Final Showdown: Part 1 (2001) ... James Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
- Reel Rangers (2001) ... James Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
- Blood Diamonds (2001) ... James Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
- Without a Sound (2001) ... James Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
 2000 Left Behind (Video)
Bruce Barnes (as Clarence Gilyard)
 1999 Sons of Thunder (TV Series)
Ranger Jimmy Trivette
- Fighting Back (1999) ... Ranger Jimmy Trivette (as Clarence Gilyard)
 1989-1993 Matlock (TV Series)
Conrad McMasters
- The Defendant (1993) ... Conrad McMasters (credit only)
- The View (1993) ... Conrad McMasters
- The Diner (1993) ... Conrad McMasters (credit only)
- The Fatal Seduction: Part 2 (1993) ... Conrad McMasters (credit only)
- The Fatal Seduction: Part 1 (1993) ... Conrad McMasters (credit only)
 1990 The Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake (TV Movie)
Roy Bryant
 1989 L.A. Takedown (TV Movie)
Mustafa Jackson
 1988 Die Hard
Theo
 1987 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
Matt
- The More the Marrier (1987) ... Matt
 1987 Off the Mark
James B. White
 1987 227 (TV Series)
Harold Bailey
- Matchmakers (1987) ... Harold Bailey
 1986 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Wally Stokes
- A.W.O.L. (1986) ... Wally Stokes
 1986 The Karate Kid, Part II
G.I. #1
 1986 Top Gun
Sundown
 1984 Riptide (TV Series)
William Collins
- It's a Vial Sort of Business (1984) ... William Collins
 1984 The Duck Factory (TV Series)
Roland Culp
- Call Me Responsible (1984) ... Roland Culp
- You Always Love the One You Hurt (1984) ... Roland Culp
- The Children's Half-Hour (1984) ... Roland Culp
- The Duck Stops Here (1984) ... Roland Culp
- It Didn't Happen One Night (1984) ... Roland Culp
 1984 Things Are Looking Up (TV Movie)
Clement McCallister
 1983 The Kid with the 200 I.Q. (TV Movie)
 1982 Making the Grade (TV Series)
- Teach Me Tonight (1982)
 1981 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series)
Frank Simpson / Student
- The Team (1981) ... Frank Simpson
- First Day Blues (1981) ... Student
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Other Works:

In Chicago's 2006-2007 theater season he starred in Victory Gardens Theater's revival of Athol Fugard's drama "My Children, My Africa," directed by his friend Cecil O'Neal.

Alternate Names:

Clarence A. Gilyard | Clarence Gilyard

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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[on why he would frequently grow his beard, outside of work]: If people look at you in an elevator long enough, they'll recognize you. See more »

Trivia:

His son, Peter, was born on May 30, 2007. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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