Alvin Childress  American Actor


Sister, Sister1982Mister JacobsTV Movie
Cheech & Chong's Next Movie1980Pinochle PlayerMovie
The Main Event1979Man In GymMovie
Fish1977Rev. DavisTV Show
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings1976Horace Quigley, Owner of Atlanta Black CrackersMovie
Eleanor and Franklin1976PorterTV Movie
Visions1976Rev. ParadiseTV Show
Darktown Strutters1975BoMovie
The Day of the Locust1975ButlerMovie
The Jeffersons1975Wino, Herbert RussellTV Show
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot1974JanitorMovie
Good Times1974Reverend GordonTV Show
Sanford and Son1972Reverend Trimble, MinisterTV Show
Banyon1971Mr. ClaytonTV Show
High Time1960Guest Announcer at Judge Carter's Ball (uncredited)Movie
The Man in the Net1959Alonzo the Carey's Servant (uncredited)Movie
Anna Lucasta1958NoahMovie
Perry Mason1957JanitorTV Show
Playhouse 901956Farmer on LeveeTV Show
The Amos 'n Andy Show1951AmosTV Show
Jasper Goes Hunting1944Professor ScarecrowShort Film
Package for Jasper1944Professor Scarecrow (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Say Ah, Jasper1944Professor Scarecrow (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Jasper's Music Lesson1943Professor Scarecrow (voice, uncredited)Short Film
Jasper and the Haunted House1942Professor ScarecrowShort Film
Dixie Love1934Movie
Hell's Alley1931Movie
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wjerryzMay 23

Was a wonderful part and narrator of the show.

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    Alvin Childress (September 15, 1907 – April 19, 1986) was a black American actor who is best known for playing the cabdriver Amos Jones in the 1950s television comedy series Amos 'n Andy....

    First Name Alvin
    Last Name Childress
    Age 78 (age at death) years
    Birthday 10th September, 1907
    Birthplace Meridian, Mississippi, U.S.
    Died 19th April, 1986
    Place of Death Inglewood, California, U.S.
    Build Average
    Hair Color Grey
    Zodiac Sign Virgo
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Actor
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Amos 'n Andy
    Year(s) Active 1931–1982
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