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Charles Stone III

Charles Stone III was born in 1966. He is a director and actor, known for Drumline (2002), Paid in Full (2002) and Mr. 3000 (2004). See full bio »


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Known For

Drumline Director
Paid in Full Director
Mr. 3000 Director
Lila & Eve Director


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  Saturdays (TV Series) (1 episode) (filming)
- Pilot
 2021 Kenan (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Christmas (2021)
 2021 Superstore (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2020 Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2019 Mixed-ish (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Weird Science (2019)
 2018-2019 Black-ish (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Purple Rain (2018)
 2019 Bigger (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Mazel Tov (2019)
- What's Best? (2019)
 2019 Black Monday (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- 339 (2019)
- 364 (2019)
 2018 Uncle Drew (directed by)
 2018 Step Sisters
 2016 Greenleaf (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2015 Lila & Eve
 2013 CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story (TV Movie)
 2007-2009 Lincoln Heights (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Home Again (2009)
- Disarmed (2008)
- Out with a Bang (2007)
 2008 Spaced (TV Movie)
 2008 Wassup 2008 (Short)
 2007 Friday Night Lights (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Extended Families (2007) ... (as Charles Stone)
 2005/II The Bet (Short)
 2004 Mr. 3000
 2002 Paid in Full
 2002 Drumline
 1999 True. (Short)
 1999 The Roots: The Next Movement (Music Video short)
 1996 The Roots: What They Do (Music Video)
 1994 The Roots: Distortion to Static (Music Video)
 1989 Living Colour: Funny Vibe (Music Video)
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Other Works:

Directed and starred in the highly successful "Whassuuuppp" TV commercials for Budweiser beer. The ad-series was based on a short film "True", created and directed by Stone, which was picked up by ad agency DDB Chicago, which pitched it to Anheuser-Busch. He received the Grand Prix Award at the Cannes Advertising Film Festival ... See more »

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Charles Stone

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Was originally slated to direct I Think I Love My Wife (2007).

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