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Chino 'Fats' Williams (1933–2000)

Chino 'Fats' Williams was born on July 26, 1933 in Louisiana, USA. He is known for his work on The Terminator (1984), Weird Science (1985) and Road House (1989). He died on April 5, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Terminator Truck Driver
Weird Science Bar Patron
Road House Derelict
Rocky III Derelict


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 1996 Killin' Me Softly
Uncle Wesley
 1994 The Search (TV Short) (as Chino Williams)
 1994 Cosmic Slop (TV Movie)
Homeless Man
 1994 Cagney & Lacey: The Return (TV Movie)
Security Co. Man (as Fats Williams)
 1993 Percy & Thunder (TV Movie)
 1992 Storyville
Theotis Washington
 1992 Bébé's Kids
Card Player #2 (voice)
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie)
Fat Bobby
 1990 Secret Agent OO Soul
Owner of Bertha's Cafe
 1990 Parker Kane (TV Movie)
The Cook
 1990 House Party
Fats (as Fats Williams)
 1989 The Heist (TV Movie)
 1989 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
- Road Show (1989) ... Lester
 1989 Road House
 1988 Hot to Trot
 1988 Action Jackson
Kid Sable
 1987 Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Marathon Shuttle Driver (uncredited)
 1985-1986 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Post Office Employee / Cook
- Yours, Very Deadly (1986) ... Post Office Employee
- The Next Murder You Hear (1985) ... Cook (uncredited)
 1986 Jumpin' Jack Flash
Larry (The Heavyset Guard) (as Chino Fats Williams)
 1985-1986 Night Court (TV Series)
Courtroom Defendent
- Could This Be Magic? (1986) ... Courtroom Defendent (uncredited)
- Dan's Boss (1985) ... Courtroom Defendent (uncredited)
 1986 Wildcats
Poolhall Man #2
 1986 Iron Eagle
 1985 Weird Science
Bar Patron (as Chino Williams)
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- Wanted Dead and Alive (1985) ... Fats
- Premium for Murder (1985) ... Fats
 1984 It Came Upon the Midnight Clear (TV Movie)
 1984 The Terminator
Truck Driver
 1984 Swing Shift
Bouncer at Kelly's
 1982 Rocky III
 1980 Defiance
Local #2
 1980 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
- The Psychic (1980) ... Pedestrian (uncredited)
 1979 Rocky II
Job searcher (uncredited)
 1975-1977 Baretta (TV Series)
- Not on Our Block (1977) ... Fats (as Chino Williams)
- Shoes (1976) ... Fats (as Chino Williams)
- Runway Cowboy (1976) ... Fats (as Chino Williams)
- Soldier in the Jungle (1976) ... Fats (as Chino Williams)
- Aggie (1976) ... Fats
 1976 Rocky
Man in Unemployment Line (uncredited)
 1974 The Gravy Train
Chicken Man (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Chino-Fats-Williams | Chino Fats Williams | Chino Williams | Fats Williams

Did You Know?


He played three variations of a same character in the Rocky Balboa franchise: a man in unemployment line in Rocky (1976), a job searcher in Rocky II (1979) and a derelict in Rocky III (1982).

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