Haywood Nelson

Haywood Nelson

Haywood Nelson  American Actor


Haywood Nelson (born March 25, 1960 in New York City) is an American actor. He is best known for having portrayed Dwayne Nelson on the television series What's Happening!! from 1976-1979, and its spin-off series What's Happening Now!! 1985-1988....

First Name Haywood
Last Name Nelson
Age 56 years
Birthday 25th March, 1960
Birthplace NYC
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame What`s Happening!
Year(s) Active 1974-present
More about Haywood Nelson
Less about Haywood Nelson


Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star2003Haywood NelsonMovie
Dragnet1989Lyle PetersTV Show
What's Happening Now!1985Dwayne NelsonTV Show
The White Shadow1978Randy JuddTV Show
The Brady Bunch Variety Hour1976DwayneTV Show
What's Happening!!1976Dwayne NelsonTV Show
Grady1975Haywood MarshallTV Show
Mixed Company1974FreddieMovie
Kojak1973Bobby MooreTV Show
Sanford and Son1972Haywood Marshall, Grady's GrandsonTV Show
As the World Turns1956Jerry Smith (1971-1976)TV Show
Show More
Show Less

Six Degrees

Connect any celebrity with Haywood Nelson to see how closely they are linked... romantically!

Recent connections involving Haywood Nelson

    Comments on Haywood Nelson

    Posted commentsView all comments (13)

    TonyaAug 6, 2012

    I had a big crush on haywood nelson. When I was a little girl. Still to this day I still say hey hey hey. I have all the dvds of whats happening.

    Diana DurhamMay 19, 2011

    I heard years ago that Haywood Nelson is the brother of prince.

    DamarisMar 26, 2011

    Hello there my name is Damaris. I just wanted to say Happy Belated Birthday...I hope you celebrated it with a bang and safely...only reason why I remember is because mine is the very next day...Well I hope all is well with you and yours...God Bless you and yours...take care..

    PhyllisFeb 16, 2010

    He was married if he`s not married now. I remember seeing wedding pictures of him in JET magazine.

    Robert RickenFeb 2, 2010

    Hi Haywood, Regards from your Mineola JHS principal. As ever, proud of you! Bob Ricken

    yolandaDec 5, 2009

    i was just thinking about old tv shows and haywood nelson happened to come to mind and i wanted to know what he was up to these days

    gummiebearSep 30, 2009

    Gay or Not he was still a great actor back in the day. He is alright with me

    DannAug 7, 2009

    If Haywood is gay I`ll take him !!!

    unknownJul 28, 2009

    he has 3 daughters whom he hardly knows.. and are beautiful and smart *no credit to him*...

    TabithaMay 26, 2009

    I`ve read a few updates on him and none mention a wife or kids. I`m wondering if he`s gay...not that`s anything wrong with that.

    Lia PadillaMay 7, 2009

    He is still a very attractive man. It was just so great to know that he and I share the same birth day. I wonder if he is married.

    Join the FamousFix discussion board >>