Fab Five Freddy

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    • August 31st, 1959
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Fred Brathwaite (born 1959), more popularly known as Fab 5 Freddy, is an American Hip hop historian, Hip hop pioneer and former graffiti artist. He was active in New York City in the 1970s and early 1980s, and later hosted the first hip-hop music video show on TV, "Yo! MTV Raps". Description above from the Wikipedia article Fab 5 Freddy,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Fab Five Freddy on Plex


Acting (8 Credits)

2016Barry as Rameek
2008Rachel Getting Married as Rehearsal Dinner Guest
2007American Gangster as Smalls Patron
2004The Manchurian Candidate as Political Pundit
2000Downtown 81 as Graffiti Artist
1991New Jack City as Master of Ceremonies
1986She's Gotta Have It as Dog 10
1982Wild Style as PhadeWatch Free

Director (1 Credits)


Himself (6 Credits)

2021Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell as Self - Filmmaker / Music Journalist (as Fred Brathwaite)
2019Iron Fists and Kung Fu Kicks as Himself
2014Nas: Time Is Illmatic as HimselfWatch Free
2010Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child as Self
2010Blank City as Himself
1993Who's the Man? as Himself

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