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Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Emmy-nominated actor and director Malcolm-Jamal Warner was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. He was named after Malcolm X and legendary jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal. Warner first rose to national prominence by starring on the celebrated and long-running classic television series "The Cosby Show." His work on the show garnered him a Primetime Emmy ... See full bio »

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 2015 48 Hours 'til Monday (TV Movie) (pre-production)
 2015 Megachurch Murder
Hamilton Spears
 2014-2015 American Horror Story (TV Series)
Angus T. Jefferson
- Curtain Call (2015) ... Angus T. Jefferson
- Orphans (2014) ... Angus T. Jefferson
- Tupperware Party Massacre (2014) ... Angus T. Jefferson
 2013-2014 Key and Peele (TV Series)
Dad #3 / Arthur Washington
- Sex Detective (2014) ... Dad #3
 2014 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
- Smoke 'em If You Got 'em (2014) ... Sticky
- Playing with Monsters (2014) ... Sticky
- Black Widower (2014) ... Sticky
 2014 Muted (Short)
Curtis Gladwell
 2014 The Michael J. Fox Show (TV Series)
- Party (2014) ... Russell (as Malcolm Jamal-Warner)
 2013 Friends in Therapy (TV Series)
Tae'Quon Jones
- Extra Bacon (2013) ... Tae'Quon Jones
 2012 Second City This Week (TV Series)
Celebrity Guest
- Regular People (2012) ... Celebrity Guest
 2011 King of the Underground
 2010 True Blue (TV Movie)
Walker McRae
 2010 Special Agent Oso (TV Series)
Braden's Dad
- The Living Holiday Lights (2010) ... Braden's Dad (voice)
 2009 Sherri (TV Series)
- Indecision '09 (2009) ... Kevin
- Birth (2009) ... Kevin
- Stronger (2009) ... Kevin
- Lost Weekend (2009) ... Kevin
 2009 Hawthorne (TV Series)
Fred Bernard
- Healing Time (2009) ... Fred Bernard
 2009 Contradictions of the Heart (Video)
Miles Long Band
 2008 The Cleaner (TV Series)
Jason Anders
- Lie with Me (2008) ... Jason Anders
 2008/I Fool's Gold
 2007/II The List
 2006 Dexter (TV Series)
Rita's Lawyer
- Seeing Red (2006) ... Rita's Lawyer
 2004 Reflections: A Story of Redemption (Short)
 2004 Stripperella (TV Series)
- The Bridesmaid (2004) ... Robber (voice)
 2002 Lyric Cafe (TV Series)
 2002 Static Shock (TV Series)
Lester Biggs
- Duped (2002) ... Lester Biggs (voice)
 2001 Legend of the Candy Cane (TV Movie)
Rusty (voice)
 2001 15 Minutes (unconfirmed)
 1999 Sliders (TV Series)
- My Brother's Keeper (1999) ... R.J. (as Malcolm Jamal Warner)
 1999 A Fare to Remember
Winter Valen
 1994-1997 The Magic School Bus (TV Series)
The Producer
- Takes a Dive (1997) ... The Producer (voice)
- In the City (1997) ... The Producer (voice)
- Gets Programmed (1997) ... The Producer (voice)
- Gets Charged (1997) ... The Producer (voice)
- Makes a Stink (1997) ... The Producer (voice)
 1997 Moloney (TV Series)
 1997 Adventures from the Book of Virtues (TV Series)
- Faith (1997) ... Henry (voice)
 1995 The Tuskegee Airmen (TV Movie)
Leroy Cappy
 1995 Tyson (TV Movie)
Rory Holloway
 1992-1993 Here and Now (TV Series)
Alexander 'A.J.' James
- Pennies from Heaven (1993) ... Alexander 'A.J.' James
- Pre-Ring Circus (1993) ... Alexander 'A.J.' James
- Backsliding (1992) ... Alexander 'A.J.' James
- Take My Grandparents... Please (1992) ... Alexander 'A.J.' James
- A.J.'s Big Leap (1992) ... Alexander 'A.J.' James
 1991 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
- Cased Up (1991) ... Eric
 1991 The Real Story of Itsy Bitsy Spider (TV Movie)
Spinner (voice)
 1990 Saturday Morning Videos (TV Series)
 1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
SPC Ben Sweet
- The Volunteer (1989) ... SPC Ben Sweet
 1989 Mother's Day (TV Movie)
Cullen Sturgis
 1987 The Father Clements Story (TV Movie)
 1986 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Charlie Curtis
- A Desperate Exit (1986) ... Charlie Curtis
 1985 CBS Storybreak (TV Series)
 1984 Call to Glory (TV Series)
- A Nation Divided (1984)
 1983 Fame (TV Series)
Lucas Boyd
- Ending on a High Note (1983) ... Lucas Boyd
 1982 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Johnny Randolph
- Stop the Presses (1982) ... Johnny Randolph (as Malcom Jamal Warner)
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Malcolm Jamal-Warner | M.J. Warner | Malcolm Jamal Warner | Malcom Jamal Warner


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