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Douglas Turner Ward

Douglas Turner Ward was born on May 5, 1930 in Burnside, Louisiana, USA. He is an actor, known for Man and Boy (1971), American Playhouse (1981) and Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984). See full bio »

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Known For

Man and Boy
Man and Boy Christmas
American Playhouse
American Playhouse Rev. James
Go Tell It on the Mountain
Black Eros
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 2014 Black Eros
 2001 For Love of Olivia (TV Movie)
Walter Reynolds
 2000 Cosby (TV Series)
 1995 New York News (TV Series)
 1993 Law & Order (TV Series)
Fred Bryan
- Mother Love (1993) ... Fred Bryan
 1989 The Women of Brewster Place (TV Series)
Reverend Woods
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Reverend Woods
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Reverend Woods
 1987 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
- Cliff's 50th Birthday (1987) ... Mark
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Rev. James
- Go Tell It on the Mountain (1985) ... Rev. James
 1984 Go Tell It on the Mountain
Rev. James
 1975 Ceremonies in Dark Old Men (TV Movie)
Russell B. Parker
 1971 Man and Boy
 1963 East Side/West Side (TV Series)
- Who Do You Kill? (1963) ... Feller (uncredited)
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 1997 28th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
 1988 The Congress (TV Movie documentary) (voice)
 1988 Ebony/Jet Showcase (TV Series)
- Episode dated 25 November 1988 (1988) ... Himself
 1980 The Third Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special)
 1974 The 28th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee
 1969 The 23rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Accepting Special Award for Negro Ensemble Company

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His plays, 'Happy Ending," and "Day of Absence," was performed in Chicago, Illinois. See more »


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Was nominated for Broadway's 1974 Tony Award as Best Supporting or Featured Actor (Dramatic) for "The River Niger." See more »

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