Charles 'Honi' Coles (1911–1992)

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Charles 'Honi' Coles was born on April 2, 1911 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Dirty Dancing (1987), Rocky II (1979) and The Cotton Club (1984). He was married to Marion Coles. He died on November 12, 1992 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Dirty Dancing Tito Suarez
Rocky II Singer
The Cotton Club Suger Coates


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 1987/I Dirty Dancing
Tito Suarez (as Charles Honi Coles)
 1984 The Cotton Club
Suger Coates
 1981 Mr. Griffin and Me (TV Movie)
William 'Bill' Murphy
 1979 Rocky II
Singer (as Charles Coles)
 1979 Charleston (TV Movie)
Old Shady
 1978 NBC Special Treat (TV Series)
Uncle Dipsey
- The Tap Dance Kid (1978) ... Uncle Dipsey
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Show Show Self (20 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Coles and Adkins | Cole and Atkins | Coles and Atkins | Charles Honi Coles | Charles Coles | Honi Coles | Coles


Marion Coles  (his death)  (2 children)

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With Cholly Atkins, formed the tap dance team of Coles and Atkins. See more »

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