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Ernest Lee Thomas was born in an economically-low neighborhood in Gary, Indiana. Thomas's attempt to become a successful person was to move to New York and become a Broadway actor. He made his professional debut as as a Broadway actor appearing in the 1974 revival production of Love For Love, also in the 1975 revival production of 'The Member Of ... See full bio »

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 2014 Anonymous (TV Series)
Olivier
- Anonymous (2014) ... Olivier
 2008 MANTIME with Fran and Ramis (TV Series)
Loother
 2007 Just Jordan (TV Series)
Minister
- Practice What You Preach (2007) ... Minister
 2004 All About the Andersons (TV Series)
Mr. Johnson
- Get Out of Dodge... Ball (2004) ... Mr. Johnson
 2000 The Steve Harvey Show (TV Series)
Reverend Charles / Reverend Franklin
- Love, Death and Basketball (2000) ... Reverend Charles (as Ernest L. Thomas)
- Wedlocked (2000) ... Reverend Franklin (as Ernest L. Thomas)
 2000 Soul Food (TV Series)
Det. Craig Quinn
- Man Trouble (2000) ... Det. Craig Quinn (uncredited)
 1996 Martin (TV Series)
Prince Uche
- The Life You Save... Might Make You Rich (1996) ... Prince Uche
 1996 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
Waiter
- Clothes Call (1996) ... Waiter
 1990 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Off. Parker
- Brotherly Love: Part 2 (1990) ... Off. Parker (uncredited)
- Brotherly Love: Part 1 (1990) ... Off. Parker (uncredited)
 1977 The Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series)
Raj
- Episode #1.7 (1977) ... Raj
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Kailuba
- Part II (1977) ... Kailuba
- Part I (1977) ... Kailuba
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Lew
- Under the City (1976) ... Lew
 1976 Insight (TV Series)
Tony Lanier
- Juvie (1976) ... Tony Lanier
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Ernest L. Thomas | Ernest Lee Thomas
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Starred in Coca-Cola's Columbia Pictures Industry's What's Happening!! (1976) and What's Happening Now! (1985). See more »

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