15 wins & 22 nominations.
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King Zahn (voice)
Detective Hicks (as Lou Gossett Jr.)
The Dead Zone
Pastor David Lewis
... Pastor David Lewis
Col. David Garrett
Reuben (segment "Love Song for Dad, A")
(TV Mini-Series documentary)
W.E.B. Du Bois
... W.E.B. Du Bois (voice)
Rex (as Lou Gossett)
Henri Cloche (as Louis Gossett)
The Rockford Files
Marcus Aurelius 'Gabby' Hayes / Marcus Aurelius Hayes / O'Brien
Det. Virgil Barnes / Freddie
Uncle Wilbert / Donald Knight
... Cleon Jackson (as Lou Gossett)
Black Bart (as Lou Gossett)
District Attorney Kurt Olson / Kurt Olson, DA
- A Fallen Idol
... District Attorney Kurt Olson (as Lou Gossett)
Charley Jameson / Lloyd / Smitty
He played George Murchison in Lorraine Hansberry's play, "A Raisin in the Sun," at the Blackstone Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Ruby Dee (Ruth Younger); Glynn Turman (Travis Younger); Sidney Poitier (Walter Lee Younger); Diana Sands (Beneatha Younger); Claudia McNeil (Lena Younger); Ivan Dixon (Joseph Asagai); Lonne Elder ...
1 Print Biography |
3 Interviews |
3 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
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6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
I'm the first generation born in the north after the migration from the south to the north, so I grew up in a very diverse neighborhood. My parents knew all about lynchings and all that kind of stuff, but I didn't know anything about it. They kept an eye on me , they worried about me and slowly and surely I survived and was able to get them to this wonderful mentality of things going very well.
Along with Stacy Keach
, he was one of two actors considered for the role of the SGC's new commanding officer, General Hank Landry, on Stargate SG-1
(1997). The role instead went to Beau Bridges
, however Gossett was cast as a Jaffa leader named Gerak.
Deep, commanding voice.
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