Garrett Morris

Garrett Morris

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    • February 1st, 1937
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Garrett Gonzalez Morris (born February 1, 1937 height 5' 8" (1,73 m)) is an Americancomedian and actor. He was part of the original cast of the sketch comedy program Saturday Night Live, appearing from 1975 to 1980. Morris was a church-choir singer from his youth, trained at the Juilliard School of Music, and graduated from Dillard University in 1958. Early in his career, he soloed with the Harry Belafonte singers. He performed in a number of Broadwaymusicals, including Hallelujah, Baby! and Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death. He also appeared as a high school teacher in the 1975 film Cooley High. He had a small role as a police sergeant in The Anderson Tapes (1970). Morris also lived in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he worked as a postal carrier.

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Acting (27 Credits)

2020Self Made: Inspired By The Life Of Madam C.J. Walker as Cleophus
2015Ant-Man as Taxi Driver
2015Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special
20112 Broke Girls as Earl Washington
2008The Longshots as Reverend Pratt
2007Who's Your Caddy? as Reverend
2005Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dan Aykroyd as Various Characters
2001Jackpot as Lester Irving
2000Little Richard as Carl Rainey
1999Twin Falls Idaho as Jesus
1997Black Scorpion II: Aftershock as Argyle
1996The Jamie Foxx Show as Uncle Junior King
1996Santa with Muscles as Clayton
1995Black Scorpion as Argyle
1993Coneheads as Captain Orecruiser
1992Severed Ties as Stripes
1991Children of the Night as Matty
1991Motorama as Andy
1987Critical Condition as Helicopter Junkie
1985The Stuff as 'Chocolate Chip' Charlie W. Hobbs
1984It's Your Move
1980How to Beat the High Cost of Living as Power & Light Man
1976Car Wash as Slide
1975Cooley High as Mr. Mason
1971The Anderson Tapes as Officer Everson
1970Where's Poppa? as Garrett


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