Gary Coleman

Diff'rent Strokes
1968 - 2010

Gary Coleman  American Actor


Gary Wayne Coleman (February 8, 1968 – May 28, 2010) was an American actor, voice artist, and comedian, best known for his role as Arnold Jackson in Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986) and for his small stature as an adult. He was described in the 1980s as...

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Longest Relationship2 yrs, 2 mths
Shortest Relationship2 yrs, 2 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 2 mths
First Name Gary
Middle Name Wayne
Last Name Coleman
Full Name at Birth Gary Wayne Coleman
Age 42 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th February, 1968
Birthplace Zion, Illinois, USA
Died 28th May, 2010
Place of Death Provo, Utah, USA
Cause of Death Brain Hemorrhage
Height 4' 8" (142 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Diffrent Strokes
Year(s) Active 1974–2010
Friend Josh Peck, Drake Bell
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The Horrible Terrible Misadventures of David Atkins2010 Gary Coleman TV Show
Midgets Vs. Mascots2009 Gary Movie
An American Carol2008 Bacon Stains Malone Movie
The Great Buck Howard2008 Gary Coleman Movie
Church Ball2006 Charles Higgins Movie
Robot Chicken2005 Arnold Jackson TV Show
Save Virgil2004 Gary Coleman Short Film
Drake & Josh2004 Gary Coleman TV Show
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star2003 Gary Coleman Movie
A Carol Christmas2003 Ghost of Christmas Past TV Movie
Baby Bob2002 Gary Coleman TV Show
The Rerun Show2002 Security Guard TV Show
Night of the Living Doo2001 Gary Coleman Short Film
My Wife and Kids2001 Gary Coleman TV Show
Shafted!2000 Mister Gary Coleman Movie
The Flunky2000 Gary Coleman Movie
Son of the Beach2000 Saltine Cracker TV Show
Shasta McNasty1999 Gary Coleman TV Show
Dirty Work1998 Gary Coleman Movie
Like Father, Like Santa1998 Ignatius TV Movie
Fox Hunt1996 Murray Lipschitz, Jr. Movie
Homeboys in Outer Space1996 Snafu TV Show
The Jamie Foxx Show1996 Cupid TV Show
Waynehead1996 Kevin TV Show
The Drew Carey Show1995 Drew's Double TV Show
The Wayans Bros.1995 Gary Coleman TV Show
Unhappily Ever After1995 The Devil TV Show
Party1994 The Liar Short Film
Martin1992 Mad Dog No Good TV Show
The Ben Stiller Show1992 Gary Coleman TV Show
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990 Arnold Jackson-Drummond TV Show
The Simpsons1989 Gary Coleman TV Show
Married with Children1987 Reverend TV Show
2271985 Otis P. Bigg TV Show
Amazing Stories1985 Arnold Jackson TV Show
Playing with Fire1985 David Phillips TV Movie
The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins1984 D. C. Collins TV Movie
The Kid with the 200 I.Q.1983 Nick Newell TV Movie
Jimmy the Kid1982 Jimmy Movie
The Kid with the Broken Halo1982 Andy LeBeau TV Movie
Silver Spoons1982 Arnold Jackson TV Show
The Gary Coleman Show1982 Andy Le Beau TV Show
On the Right Track1981 Lester Movie
Simon & Simon1981 Lewis Peoples TV Show
Scout's Honor1980 Joey Seymour TV Movie
Lucy Moves to NBC1980 V.P. of Programming TV Movie
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century1979 Hieronymous Fox TV Show
Hello, Larry1979 Arnold Jackson TV Show
The Facts of Life1979 Arnold Jackson TV Show
The Kid from Left Field1979 Jackie Robinson 'J.R.' Cooper TV Movie
America 2-Night1978 Little Wayne Coleman TV Show
Diff'rent Strokes1978 Arnold Jackson TV Show
The Little Rascals1977 Stymie TV Movie
The Jeffersons1975 Raymond Jefferson TV Show
Good Times1974 Gary James TV Show
Medical Center1969 James TV Show
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    Trinity062131Feb 10, 2014

    Poor Gary Coleman had a hard life,and the way he died was terrible...It's good to know you are away from that evil that you were surrounded by in this world!

    AaronSaltzerJan 13, 2012

    That's nice you didn't die alone. You had someone who loved you.

    david patrickSep 9, 2010

    my alltime favourite programme was different strokes u were the best ever gary may god look after u in heaven r.i.p.

    jonellJun 20, 2010

    i can`t believe he`s gone i grew up watching differnt strokes. you will be missed alot so rest in piece gary coleman

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    nessal95Jun 4, 2010

    rip gary. we will miss you.

    jubaby30May 29, 2010

    damn thats so sad he was a crazy lil man R.I.P gary coleman

    coco86May 28, 2010

    r.i.p always

    fern frenMay 28, 2010

    he did die

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