Moses Gunn

Moses Gunn
1929 - 1993

Moses Gunn  American Actor


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Moses Gunn was previously married to Gwendolyn Mumma Landes (1966 - 1993).


American Actor Moses Gunn was born on 2nd October, 1929 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA and passed away on 17th Dec 1993 Guilford, Connecticut, USA aged 64. He is most remembered for Shaft. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Moses Gunn was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Esther Rolle in Good Times (1974), Ketty Lester in Little House on the Prairie (1974) and Nancy Wilson in The Cosby Show (1984).

Moses Gunn is a member of the following lists: American stage actors, United States Army soldiers and Actors from Missouri.


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First Name Moses
Last Name Gunn
Age 64 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd October, 1929
Birthplace St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Died 17th December, 1993
Place of Death Guilford, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Complications of asthma
Buried Nut Plains Cemetery, Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Shaft
Year(s) Active 1962–1993

Moses Gunn (October 2, 1929 – December 16, 1993) was an American actor of stage and screen. An Obie Award-winning stage player, he co-founded the Negro Ensemble Company in the 1960s. His 1962 Off-Broadway debut was in Jean Genet's The Blacks, and his Broadway debut was in A Hand is on the Gate, an evening of African-American poetry. He was nominated for a 1976 Tony Award as Best Actor (Play) for The Poison Tree and played Othello on Broadway in 1970.

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Homicide: Life on the Street1993Risley TuckerTV Show
No Room for Opal1993WilliardTV Movie
Memphis1992Tio WigginsTV Movie
Brother Future1991IsaacTV Movie
Perfect Harmony1991Zeke, the CaretakerTV Movie
Equal Justice1990Robert Marshal JamesTV Show
Gabriel's Fire1990Bishop Cecil DobbsTV Show
Murder Times Seven1990Sam PaxtonTV Movie
The Women of Brewster Place1989BenTV Show
A Man Called Hawk1989Old ManTV Show
Snoops1989Chance Dennis Sr.TV Show
Tales from the Crypt1989Uncle Ezra ThornberryTV Show
The Luckiest Man in the World1989VoiceMovie
Dixie Lanes1988IsaacMovie
Leonard Part 61987Giorgio FrancozziMovie
Bates Motel1987Henry WatsonTV Movie
Heartbreak Ridge1986Staff Sgt. WebsterMovie
Amen1986Benjamin TillmanTV Show
Certain Fury1985Dr. Lewis FreemanMovie
Firestarter1984Dr. PynchotMovie
The NeverEnding Story1984CaironMovie
The House of Dies Drear1984River Lewis DarrowTV Movie
Highway to Heaven1984Ted TilleyTV Show
The Cosby Show1984Dr. Lotus, Joe KendallTV Show
Hotel1983AlbertTV Show
Amityville II: The Possession1982TurnerMovie
Ragtime1981Booker T. WashingtonMovie
Father Murphy1981Moses GageTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981Marvin SloanTV Show
The Ninth Configuration1980Maj. NammackMovie
American Playhouse1980Hannibal, Heavy WilliamsTV Show
The Contender1980George BeifusTV Show
Salvage 11979Yaffert BoratuTV Show
Remember My Name1978PikeMovie
Vega$1978DomoTV Show
Roots1977KintangoTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Ben McDadeTV Show
Law of the Land1976JacobTV Movie
Aaron Loves Angela1975IkeMovie
Cornbread, Earl and Me1975Benjamin BlackwellMovie
Switch1975AlexoTV Show
The Jeffersons1975Monk DavisTV Show
Amazing Grace1974Welton J. WatersMovie
Good Times1974Carl DixonTV Show
Little House on the Prairie1974Joe KaganTV Show
Movin' On1974Otis AndrewsTV Show
The Cowboys1974Jebediah NightlingerTV Show
The Iceman Cometh1973Joe MottMovie
The Wide World of Mystery1973Joe MattinglyTV Show
Eagle in a Cage1972General GourgaudMovie
Shaft's Big Score!1972Bumpy JonasMovie
The Hot Rock1972Dr. AmusaMovie
Haunts of the Very Rich1972SeacristTV Movie
If You Give a Dance, You Gotta Pay the Band1972Mr. MillerTV Movie
Kung Fu1972Isaac MontolaTV Show
Maude1972Rev. James BuickTV Show
Assignment: Vienna1972VasamumboTV Show
Shaft1971Bumpy JonasMovie
Wild Rovers1971BenMovie
Great Performances1971Milton EdwardsTV Show
The Sheriff1971Cliff WilderTV Movie
The Great White Hope1970ScipioMovie
Carter's Army1970Pvt. Doc HayesTV Movie
McCloud1970MorganTV Show
What's So Bad About Feeling Good?1968Movie
Of Mice and Men1968CrooksTV Movie
Hawaii Five-O1968Willy StoneTV Show
N.Y.P.D.1967the BurglarTV Show
The F.B.I.1965John ShepardTV Show
Nothing But a Man1964Mill HandMovie
East Side/West Side1963TV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954SharbeeTV Show
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