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Bill Overton was born on February 26, 1947 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as William Overton. He is an actor and writer, known for The Best of Times (1986), Grambling's White Tiger (1981) and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1975). He has been married to Jayne Kennedy since 1985. They have three children. He was previously married to Kathleen Bradley. See full bio »

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Known For

The Best of Times
The Best of Times Luther Jackson
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
Footsteps J.J. Blake


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 2002 On the Edge
Norman Kane
 1997 Trials of Life (TV Movie)
Mr. Fisher
 1992 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
Robert Watson
- Vying for Attention (1992) ... Robert Watson
 1989 227 (TV Series)
Doug Tyler
- Babes in the Woods (1989) ... Doug Tyler
 1986 The Redd Foxx Show (TV Series)
 1986 The Best of Times
Luther Jackson
 1984 Riptide (TV Series)
Sgt. Dave Myers
- Conflict of Interest (1984) ... Sgt. Dave Myers
 1981 Grambling's White Tiger (TV Movie)
 1979 Backstairs at the White House (TV Mini-Series)
Doorman Jackson
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Doorman Jackson
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Doorman Jackson
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Doorman Jackson (credit only)
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... Doorman Jackson
 1978 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
Capt. Ray Graham
- Sighting 4001: The Washington D.C. Incident (1978) ... Capt. Ray Graham
 1978 The Astral Factor
 1977 The Night They Took Miss Beautiful (TV Movie)
 1977 Cover Girls (TV Movie)
Football player
 1976 The Quest (TV Series)
 1975 Harry O (TV Series)
Horace Ball
- Tender Killing Care (1975) ... Horace Ball
 1975 Lord Shango
 1974 Firehouse (TV Series)
Cal Dakin
- False Alarm (1974) ... Cal Dakin
- The Watches of the Night (1974) ... Cal Dakin
- A Gift for Grumper (1974) ... Cal Dakin
- No Way Out (1974) ... Cal Dakin
- Strike, Spare, and Burn (1974) ... Cal Dakin
 1973 The New Perry Mason (TV Series)
Randy Marlowe
- The Case of the Cagey Cager (1973) ... Randy Marlowe
 1972 Footsteps (TV Movie)
J.J. Blake
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

William Overton

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He met his present wife, Jayne Kennedy, in the 1977 movie, Cover Girls (1977), which she starred and he played a small part. See more »

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