"Fences," original drama; written by August Wilson
; directed by Lloyd Richards
; Roscoe Orman
(replacement cast member portraying Gabriel, Troy's brother); on Broadway at the 46th Street Theatre (Richard Rodgers Theatre since 1990).
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
Thought to have been deceased by fans, he is alive and well. On August 8, 2002, news had spread that an actor who played Gordon on Sesame Street
(1969) had died. This news led many to think it was Orman, but in fact it was actually talented writer and actor Matt Robinson
, who originated the role in 1969.
Clean shaven head, long before it became fashionable