Paul Mooney

Paul Mooney

  • Born on
    • August 4th, 1941
  • Died on
    • May 19th, 2021
Paul Gladney, better known by the stage name Paul Mooney, was an American comedian, writer, social critic, and television and film actor. He is best known as a writer for comedian Richard Pryor, playing singer Sam Cooke in The Buddy Holly Story and Junebug in Bamboozled, and his appearances on Chappelle's Show.

Starring Paul Mooney on Plex


Acting (9 Credits)

2016Meet the Blacks as Klansman
2010All Star Comedy Jam: Live from DallasWatch Free
2006Homie Spumoni
2000Bamboozled as Junebug
1987Hollywood Shuffle as President of NAACP
1983Richard Pryor... Here and Now as Announcer (voice) (uncredited)
1981Bustin' Loose as Marvin
1978The Buddy Holly Story as Sam
1970Carter's ArmyWatch Free

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