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Denis Simpson (I) (1950–2010)

Denis Simpson was born on November 4, 1950 in Jamaica. He was an actor, known for Polka Dot Door (1971), The Park Is Mine (1985) and Get Your Stuff (2000). He died on October 22, 2010 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »


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 2013 The True Heroines (TV Series)
- Pilot Part 1 (2013) ... Earl
 2008 Robson Arms (TV Series)
- My Brother's Keeper (2008) ... Minister
 2007 Flash Gordon (TV Series)
- Infestation (2007) ... Docile
 2006 Final Days of Planet Earth (TV Movie)
Chief Administrator
 2002 Soul Food (TV Series)
- Let's Do It Again (2002) ... Priest
 2001 Night Visions (TV Series)
Bokor (segment "The Bokor")
- The Passenger List/The Bokor (2001) ... Bokor (segment "The Bokor")
 2000 Get Your Stuff
 1999 These Arms of Mine (TV Series)
Denis Simpson
 1993 Born Too Soon (TV Movie)
 1991 And the Sea Will Tell (TV Movie)
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
- The Lost Amadeus (1990) ... Ginko
 1988 Danger Bay (TV Series)
- Expert Witness (1988) ... Ted
 1986 Flying
Fred Stoner
 1986 Seeing Things (TV Series)
 1986 The Vindicator
Joe Simpson
 1984-1986 Sharon, Lois & Bram's Elephant Show (TV Series)
Denis Simpson
- Marathon (1986) ... Denis Simpson
- Amusement Park (1984) ... Denis Simpson
 1985 The Park Is Mine (TV Movie)
 1985 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
- The Columnist (1985) ... Angelo
 1984 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
Alastair Jones
- Three Monkeys of Bah Roghar: Part 2 (1984) ... Alastair Jones
 1983 Spasms
Abo Shaman
 1983 Utilities
Twinkle Toes (as Dennis Simpson)
 1971 Polka Dot Door (TV Series)
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Denis Simpson was the original bass vocalist for The Nylons 1978-1979. Simpson left the Nylons before they became internationally popular as an a cappella act as he got a part in the Broadway musical Indigo. See more »

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