Levi Stubbs (1936–2008)


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Levi Stubbs was born on June 6, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Levi Stubbles. He was an actor, known for Little Shop of Horrors (1986), Captain N: The Game Master (1989) and Queer as Folk (2000). He was married to Clineice Townsend. He died on October 17, 2008 in Detroit. See full bio »

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(1986)
(1989-1991)
Queer as Folk Soundtrack
(1985)

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 1989-1991 Captain N: The Game Master (TV Series)
Mother Brain
- The Fractured Fantasy of Captain N (1991) ... Mother Brain (voice, as Levi Stubbs Jr., credit only)
- A Tale of Two Dogs (1991) ... Mother Brain (voice, as Levi Stubbs Jr., credit only)
- Battle of the Baseball Know-It-Alls (1991) ... Mother Brain (voice, as Levi Stubbs Jr.)
- Totally Tetrisized (1991) ... Mother Brain (voice, as Levi Stubbs Jr., credit only)
- Return to Castlevania (1991) ... Mother Brain (voice, as Levi Stubbs Jr., credit only)
 1991 Super Mario World (TV Series)
Mother Brain
- The Wheel Thing (1991) ... Mother Brain (voice, as Levi Stubbs Jr., credit only)
 1986 Little Shop of Horrors
Audrey II (voice, as Levi Stubbs of The Four Tops)
 1966-1970 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
Singer
- Episode #20.6 (1966) ... Singer (as The Four Tops)
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Other Works:

Lead singer of Motown group The Four Tops See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Four Tops | Levi Stubbs Jr. | Levi Stubbs of The Four Tops

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Trivia:

In 1953, Stubbs, Abdul 'Duke' Fakir, Lawrence Payton and Renaldo Benson formed a group called "The Four Aims", and signed a contract with Chess Records. They later changed the name to The Four Tops to avoid confusion with The Ames Brothers. See more »

Trademark:

Know for his recognizable baritone voice

Nickname:

The Captain

Star Sign:

Gemini

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