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Ron O'Neal

Ron O'Neal

  • Born on
    • September 1st, 1937
  • Died on
    • January 14th, 2004
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Ron O'Neal (September 1, 1937 in Utica, New York – January 14, 2004 in Los Angeles, California) was an American actor, director and screenwriter. O'Neal is most remembered for his starring role as Youngblood Priest in the blaxploitation film Super Fly and the anti-villain Cuban officer Colonel Bella in the film Red Dawn, although he also had recurring roles on the television show Living Single as Synclaire's father and as Whitley Gilbert's father on A Different World. He was also a regular on the 1982 series "Bring 'Em Back Alive" with Bruce Boxleitner in which he played the Sultan of Johore. He died in 2004 of pancreatic cancer at the age of 66 on the same day "Super Fly" was released on DVD in the US. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ron O'Neal, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Filmography

Acting (15 Credits)

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1996Original Gangstas as Bubba
1994Puppet Master 5 as Dectective
1988Death House as Tom Boyle
1988Hero and the Terror as Mayor
1986As Summers Die as Daniel Backus
1984Red Dawn as Col Ernesto Bella
1981St. Helens as Otis Kaylor
1980Brave New World as Mustapha Mond
1980The Final Countdown as Commander Dan Thurman
1980Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones as Col. Robles
1979A Force of One as Rollins
1979Freedom Road as Francis Cardoza
1979When a Stranger Calls as Lt. Charlie Garber
1972Super Fly as Priest
1971The Organization as Joe Peralez

Himself (1 Credits)

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2002Baadasssss Cinema as Self

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