No photo available. Represent Leroy Daniels? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,274 this week

Leroy Daniels (I) (1928–1993)

Leroy Daniels was born on November 28, 1928 in Oklahoma, USA as Wilbert Leroy Daniel. He was an actor, known for Disco Godfather (1979), Handle with Care (1964) and Great Performances (1971). He died on December 11, 1993 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
1 photo »

IMDb Me: Mary Steenburgen Talks Mary Steenburgen

We get the behind-the-scenes details on Mary Steenburgen's favorite roles.

Watch our interview

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 97 people
created 31 Jan 2017
 
a list of 201 people
created 13 Feb 2013
 
a list of 32 images
created 28 Aug 2012
 
a list of 1959 people
created 13 Jan 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Leroy Daniels's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Disco Godfather Disco M.C.
(1979)
(1964)
Avenging Angel Bootblack
(1985)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (7 credits)
 1985 Avenging Angel
Bootblack
 1982 Rude
Leroy (as Leroy)
 1979 Disco Godfather
Disco M.C.
 1977 Petey Wheatstraw
Leroy
 1973 Sanford and Son (TV Series)
Lucky Leroy
- Wine, Women and Aunt Esther (1973) ... Lucky Leroy
- A House Is Not a Pool Room (1973) ... Lucky Leroy
- Presenting the Three Degrees (1973) ... Lucky Leroy
- Watts Side Story (1973) ... Lucky Leroy
- A Visit from Lena Horne (1973) ... Lucky Leroy
 1964 Handle with Care
Swami (as Leroy 'Sloppy' Daniels)
 1953 The Band Wagon
Arcade Shoeshine Man (uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
 1991 Great Performances (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Fred Astaire Songbook (1991) ... (performer: "A Shine on Your Shoes")
 1985 That's Dancing! (Documentary) (performer: "A Shine On Your Shoes")
 1973 Sanford and Son (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Wine, Women and Aunt Esther (1973) ... (performer: "Wham (Re-Bop-Boom-Bam)")
 1953 The Band Wagon (performer: "A Shine on Your Shoes" (1932) - uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (2 credits)
 1985 That's Dancing! (Documentary)
Archival footage from 'The Band Wagon'
 1968 Soul (TV Movie)
Himself
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 1987 Minnelli on Minnelli: Liza Remembers Vincente (TV Movie documentary)
Arcade Shoeshine Man (uncredited)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Opening act for Rudy Ray Moore.

Alternate Names:

Leroy 'Sloppy' Daniels | Leroy
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Real-life Los Angeles shoe shiner and sometime actor whose rhythmic shining technique made him the inspiration for the song "Chattanoogie Shoe-Shine Boy," a 1950 hit for country music star Red Foley.

Nickname:

Sloppy

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed