Rod Perry

Rod Perry

  • Born on
    • July 30th, 1941
  • Died on
    • December 17th, 2020
Rod Perry is a former American actor best known for his role as Sgt. David "Deacon" Kay in the 1970s TV series S.W.A.T.. Perry also played leading roles in two blaxploitation movies in the mid-1970s: The Black Godfather (1974) and The Black Gestapo (1975). Other TV appearances include Barney Miller, Good Times, Babylon 5, and the 1974 TV movies The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and Trapped Beneath the Sea. In the 2000s, Perry had a cameo role in the 2003 film version of S.W.A.T., playing the father of the character he portrayed three decades earlier in the TV series, played on this occasion by LL Cool J.

Starring Rod Perry on Plex


Acting (4 Credits)

1975The Black Gestapo as General Ahmed
1974The Black Godfather as J. J.
1974The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman as Joe Pittman

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