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Ernest Perry Jr.

Ernest Perry Jr. is an actor, known for Liar Liar (1997), The Color of Money (1986) and Dunston Checks In (1996). See full bio »
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Known For

Liar Liar
Liar Liar Bailiff
The Color of Money
The Color of Money Eye Doctor
Dunston Checks In
Love Liza
Love Liza Trucker


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 2016 Animator (post-production)
Abe the Barber
 2016 Untitled Lena Waithe Project (TV Movie)
Dr. Rustin
 2015 Chicago P.D. (TV Series)
- We Don't Work Together Anymore (2015) ... Willy
 2008 The Express
 2008 The Promotion
Man in Audience (as Ernst Perry Jr.)
 2002 The Last Frontier (Short)
TV Man
 2002 Love Liza
 1999 Turks (TV Series)
Raymond Fonvil
- About Number Ten (1999) ... Raymond Fonvil
 1997 Liar Liar
 1996 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Admiral Charles Whatley
- Rapture (1996) ... Admiral Charles Whatley
 1996 ER (TV Series)
Gus, Healthmobile Driver / Server
- Ghosts (1996) ... Gus, Healthmobile Driver
- True Lies (1996) ... Server
 1996 Dunston Checks In
 1995 Courthouse (TV Series)
Roy Lee Williams
- Pilot (1995) ... Roy Lee Williams
 1992 In the Shadow of a Killer (TV Movie)
Leon Wilson
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie)
Handcuffed Black Man (as Earnest Perry Jr.)
 1991 A Rage in Harlem
 1989 Cold Justice
 1989 Howard Beach: Making a Case for Murder (TV Movie)
Clayton Barry
 1986 Unnatural Causes (TV Movie)
 1986 The Color of Money
Eye Doctor
 1986 Running Scared
Adam Robertson
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Man in Line
- The Chicago Connection (1985) ... Man in Line
 1985 Lady Blue (TV Movie)
 1983 The Big Score

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Personal Details

Other Works:

He played Bardolph in William Shakespeare's play, "King Henry V," in a Chicago Shakespeare Workshop production at the Red Lion Pub Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Si Osborne (King Henry V); Bruce A. Young; Bernie Landis; Tony Mockus Jr. (Dolphin); Katherine Lynch (Boy); and Robert Scogin (Pistol) in the cast. Barbara Gaines ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Earnest Perry Jr. | Ernst Perry Jr.

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He was nominated for a 1993 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Principal Role in a Play for "Puddin 'n Pete" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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