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James Spinks (I) (1939–1996)

James Spinks was born on October 15, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Mo' Money (1992), Car Wash (1976) and The Hunter (1980). He died on July 29, 1996 in Chicago. See full bio »


(age 56) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Known For

Mo' Money
Mo' Money Tracy Stewart
Car Wash
Car Wash Hippo
The Hunter
The Hunter Angry Car Owner
The Naked Face
The Naked Face Prison Supervisor


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 1992 Mo' Money
Tracy Stewart
 1992 Straight Talk
 1991 A Rage in Harlem
 1990 Miss Missouri
Gregg Jackson
 1987 Big Shots
Bank Guard
 1986 The Messenger
Benny (as Jimmy Spiks)
 1984 The Naked Face
Prison Supervisor
 1983 The Big Score
 1983 Doctor Detroit
Rush Street Dude
 1982 Chicago Story (TV Series)
- Who Needs the Truth? (1982) ... Judge
 1980 The Hunter
Angry Car Owner
 1979 The Nightingales (TV Movie)
 1979 Dummy (TV Movie)
Bar Patron (as Jimmy Spinks)
 1978 Damien: Omen II
Technician #1
 1977 One in a Million: The Ron LeFlore Story (TV Movie)
 1977 Good Times (TV Series)
1st Man
- The Comedian and the Loan Sharks (1977) ... 1st Man
 1976 Car Wash
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 1986 Native Son (extras casting: Chicago - as Jimmy Spinks)

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Alternate Names:

Jimmy Spiks | Jimmy Spinks

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Cousin of Reuben Cannon.

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