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Johnny Sekka (1934–2006)

Johnny Sekka was born on July 21, 1934 in Dakar, Senegal as Lamine Sekka. He was an actor, known for The Message (1976), Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993) and Khartoum (1966). He was married to Cecilia Enger. He died on September 14, 2006 in Agua Dulce, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1989 Passion and Paradise (TV Movie)
Alfred Adderly
 1988 Frank's Place (TV Series)
- Cultural Exchange (1988) ... Adele
 1985 Fever Pitch
 1984 Master of the Game (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Banda
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Banda
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Banda
 1982 Tales of the Gold Monkey (TV Series)
Black Man
- Tales of the Gold Monkey: Part 2 (1982) ... Black Man
- Tales of the Gold Monkey: Part 1 (1982) ... Black Man
 1982 Hanky Panky
 1981 Maybury (TV Series)
- Weekend (1981) ... Kumano
 1979 Ashanti
Captain Bradford
 1979 Roots: The Next Generations (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.7 (1979) ... Ebou
 1977 Kingston: Confidential (TV Series)
Colonel Kano
- Welcome to Paradise (1977) ... Colonel Kano (as John Sekka)
 1977 The African Queen (TV Movie)
 1977 Good Times (TV Series)
Ibe Wubila
- Thelma's African Romance: Part 2 (1977) ... Ibe Wubila
- Thelma's African Romance: Part 1 (1977) ... Ibe Wubila
 1974 Uptown Saturday Night
Geechie's Henchman
 1974 Visit to a Chief's Son
 1973 A Warm December
Dr. Joseph Myomo
 1973 Charley-One-Eye
Bob (uncredited)
 1972 Reou-Takh
Tetja Bulan
 1971 Paul Temple (TV Series)
Ken Umbraga
- The Man Who Forged Real Money (1971) ... Ken Umbraga
 1970 Incense for the Damned
Bob Kirby
 1969 Plays of Today (TV Series)
The Chief
- Beyond the Sunrise (1969) ... The Chief
 1968 The Southern Star
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
Col. Martin Nsonga
- Have Guns - Will Haggle (1968) ... Col. Martin Nsonga
 1967 The Last Safari
 1967 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
- Sleeping Dogs (1967) ... Claud
 1959-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Ambrose / Jeremy
- That Old Black Magic (1967) ... Ambrose
- South (1959) ... Jeremy
 1966 Khartoum
 1966 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
- Death of a Donkeyman (1966) ... Smith
 1966 Gideon C.I.D. (TV Series)
- Morna (1966) ... Chay
 1965 Secret Agent (TV Series)
- Loyalty Always Pays (1965) ... Beyla
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Jacko Green
- This Town Is Mine (1965) ... Jacko Green
 1965 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series)
- Black Anniversary (1965) ... Kumano
 1964 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
Alvar Bell
- The Twenty-Four Hour Man (1964) ... Alvar Bell
 1964 East of Sudan
 1964 Z Cars (TV Series)
Adigun Sadik
- A Place of Safety (1964) ... Adigun Sadik
 1964 Woman of Straw
 1962 Young and Willing
 1962 Studio 4 (TV Series)
- The Grass Is Singing (1962) ... Moses
 1961 Flame in the Streets
Peter Lincoln
 1961 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Mallboy Dowling
- Drama '61: The Big Pride (1961) ... Mallboy Dowling
 1960 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Sammy Oliver
- Big Brain Man (1960) ... Sammy Oliver
 1960 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
- The Case of Paul Danek (1960) ... Taylor
 1960 Skyport (TV Series)
- Episode #1.49 (1960) ... Sampson
 1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Sam / Joe / Commercial traveller
- The Blood Fight (1959) ... Sam
- All God's Chillun Got Wings (1959) ... Joe
- To Keep Our Way of Life (1959) ... Commercial traveller
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He acted in the play, "Talking to You", at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Terence de Marney, Harry Towb, Nigel Hawthorne, Andreas Markos, Graham Payn, Thelma Holt, Derek Fuke, Alexis Kanner and Rex Garner in the cast. Arthur Storch was the director. See more »

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African support actor (born in Senegal) who received his start on the late 50s London stage. See more »

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