Cleavon Little

Cleavon Little

  • Born on
    • June 1st, 1939
  • Died on
    • October 22nd, 1992
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Cleavon Jake Little was an American film and theatre actor, known for his lead role as Bart in the 1974 Mel Brooks comedy Blazing Saddles and as the irreverent Dr. Jerry Noland in the early 1970s sitcom Temperatures Rising. In 1978 he played "The Prince of Darkness" in the radio station comedy FM. He was also in the 1984 action film Toy Soldiers and acted out the role of Super Soul in the film Vanishing Point in 1971.


Acting (15 Credits)

1991Separate But Equal as Robert L. 'Bob' Carter
1989Fletch Lives as Calculus Entropy
1985Once Bitten as Sebastian
1984Toy Soldiers as Buck
1983Surf II as Daddy O
1982Double Exposure as Police Chief
1981High Risk as Rockney
1981The Salamander as Major Carl Malinowski, USMC
1979Scavenger Hunt as Jackson
1978FM as Prince of Darkness
1977Greased Lightning as Peewee
1974Blazing Saddles as Sheriff Bart
1971Vanishing Point as Super Soul
1971The Homecoming: A Christmas Story as Hawthorne Dooley
1970Cotton Comes to Harlem as Lo Boy


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