Charles McGregor

  • Born on
    • September 1st, 1922
  • Died on
    • August 11th, 1996
Charles McGregor was an American actor, best known for his role as Fat Freddie in Super Fly. In his youth, he spent a number of years in prison. During the 1970s, he became an actor and played supporting roles in several blaxploitation films. After his film career, he toured the United States and went to junior high schools and high schools, counseling children on the dangers of crime, drugs and prison. In 1980, he married Carolyn Pryor. He wrote his autobiography, called Up From the Walking Dead: The Charles McGregor Story with Sharon Sopher.

Starring Charles McGregor on Plex


Acting (6 Credits)

1977The Baron as Cokeman
1975Take a Hard Ride as Cloyd
1974Blazing Saddles as Charlie
1972Super Fly as Fat Freddie
1972Across 110th Street as Chink
1971Born to Win as Lethal Messenger

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