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Al Sharpton


Al Sharpton was born on October 3, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Alfred Charles Sharpton Jr. He is an actor, known for Politics Nation with Al Sharpton (2011), Sharp Talk (2005) and The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till (2005). He has been married to Kathy Jordan since October 31, 1980. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2009 Madea Goes to Jail
Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 2002 Holla (TV Series)
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 2002 Mr. Deeds
The Rhyme Master (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 1999 Cold Feet
The Reverend (as Reverend Al Sharpton)
 1992 Malcolm X
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Sharpton founded the National Action Network, a national African-American and minorities advocacy network. Sharpton continues to lead the National Action Network to this day (through 2013). See more »

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2 Portrayals | 2 Interviews | 8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rev. Al Sharpton | Reverend Al Sharpton
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Personal Quote:

"We are the royal family of the planet. We are the original man. We gazed into the stars and wrote astrology. We had a conversation and that became philosophy. God is on our side." (speaking about black people at rally in Crown Heights in 1991) See more »

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His ancestors were owned by relatives of the late Senator Strom Thurmond. See more »

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Star Sign:

Libra

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