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Pervis Atkins (1935–2017)


Pervis Atkins was born on November 24, 1935 in Ruston, Louisiana, USA as Jr. Pervis R. Atkins. He was an actor and producer, known for The Longest Yard (1974), Melinda (1972) and Police Woman (1974). He was married to Sheila Shorter and Fleta Sharpe. He died on December 22, 2017 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

(1974)
Melinda Producer
(1972)
Police Woman Boomer / Mike
(1975-1977)
(1977)

Filmography

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 1976-1977 Delvecchio (TV Series)
Robbie
- The High Price of Justice (1977) ... Robbie
- Cancelled Contract (1977) ... Robbie (uncredited)
- Requiem for a Loser (1977) ... Robbie
- The Madness Within: Part 2 (1977) ... Robbie
- Licensed to Kill (1977) ... Robbie
 1975-1977 Police Woman (TV Series)
Mike / Boomer
- Shark (1977) ... Mike
- Target Black (1975) ... Boomer
 1977 Holmes and Yoyo (TV Series)
Bus Driver
- Bye, Bye Bennie (1977) ... Bus Driver
 1977 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
George Mason
- The Infiltrators (1977) ... George Mason
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series)
Dots Lacey
- Chapter XII (1976) ... Dots Lacey
 1976 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Rocky
 1975 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Dr. Martin Bowman (segment 'NBC Super Season')
- Candice Bergen/Esther Phillips (1975) ... Dr. Martin Bowman (segment 'NBC Super Season') (uncredited)
 1975 The Desperate Miles (TV Movie)
Jason
 1974 The Longest Yard
Mawabe
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 1972 Melinda (producer - produced by)
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 1965-1966 The NFL on NBC (TV Series)
Self - Oakland Raiders Halfback / Self - Oakland Raiders Flanker / Halfback / ...
- New York Jets vs. Oakland Raiders (1966) ... Self - Oakland Raiders Halfback
- Buffalo Bills vs. Oakland Raiders (1966) ... Self - Oakland Raiders Halfback
- Oakland Raiders vs. San Diego Chargers (1966) ... Self - Oakland Raiders Halfback / Wide Receiver
- Miami Dolphins vs. Oakland Raiders (1966) ... Self - Oakland Raiders Halfback
- San Diego Chargers vs. Oakland Raiders (1966) ... Self - Oakland Raiders Flanker / Halfback
 1961-1965 The NFL on CBS (TV Series)
Self - Los Angeles Rams Flanker / Halfback / Self - Washington Redskins Flanker / ...
- St. Louis Cardinals vs. Washington Redskins (1965) ... Self - Washington Redskins Halfback
- Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Washington Redskins (1964) ... Self - Washington Redskins Flanker / Halfback
- Washington Redskins vs. Cleveland Browns (1964) ... Self - Washington Redskins Flanker / Halfback
- Philadelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins (1964) ... Self - Washington Redskins Flanker / Halfback
- Washington Redskins vs. New York Giants (1964) ... Self - Washington Redskins Flanker / Halfback
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Personal Details

Height:

6' 0¾" (1.85 m)

Spouse:

Fleta Sharpe  (divorced)  (4 children) | See more »
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Trivia:

Member of the New Mexico State football team from 1959-1960. NMSU's all-time leading rusher. Led the team to their last bowl appearance in the 1960 Sun Bowl which the team won to go undefeated. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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