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Born the son of a Georgia sharecropper, Larry Holmes would go on to reign as boxing's Heavyweight Champion for a record breaking seven and a half years. He also successfully defended his world championship title a record setting 19 times. "The Easton Assassin," as he was known, was one of Muhammad Ali's sparring partners when The Greatest set up a... See full bio »

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 2016 Mike Tyson Mysteries (TV Series)
Larry Holmes
- Unsolved Situations (2016) ... Larry Holmes (voice)
 2016 The Lineup: Boxing's Greatest (TV Series)
- Best Puncher of All Time (2016) ... Panelist-Himself
 2014 River of Fundament
Wake Guest
 2011 Dirty Movie
The Judge
 1999 The Moment After
Pawn Shop Man
 1989 Action U.S.A.
Frankie's man
 1987 Glory Years (TV Movie)
 1984 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
The Cabbie
- The Winner (1984) ... The Cabbie
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Nelson Mandela kept a photo of Larry Holmes on the wall of his prison cell to honor Holmes for walking away from one of the richest purses ever in boxing in support of the boycott of South Africa. See more »


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