Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Kotto  American Actor


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Yaphet Kotto was previously married to Tessie Sinahon (1998), Antoinette Pettyjohn (1975) and Rita Dittman.


Yaphet Kotto is a 78 year old American Actor. Born Yaphet Frederick Kotto on 15th November, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA, he is famous for Live and Let Die in a career that spans 1963–2008, 2014 and 1963–2014. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Yaphet Kotto is a member of the following lists: People from New York (state), Male actors from Baltimore and Male actors from Baltimore, Maryland.


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Married3 58 years, 9 months 41 years, 1 month 20 years, 9 months
Total3 58 years, 9 months 41 years, 1 month 20 years, 9 months


First Name Yaphet
Last Name Kotto
Full Name at Birth Yaphet Frederick Kotto
Alternative Name Yaphet Kotto, Yaphet Frederick Kotto
Age 79 years
Birthday 15th November, 1939
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Live and Let Die
Year(s) Active 1963–2008, 1963–2008, 2014, 1963–2014
Official Websites www.facebook.com/yaphet.f.kotto

Yaphet Frederick Kotto (born November 15, 1939) is an American actor, known for numerous film roles, as well as starring in the NBC television series Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–99) as Lieutenant Al Giardello. His films include the science-fiction/horror film Alien (1979), and the Arnold Schwarzenegger science-fiction/action film The Running Man (1987). He portrayed the main villain Dr. Kananga/Mr. Big in the James Bond movie Live and Let Die (1973). He appeared opposite Robert De Niro in the comedy thriller Midnight Run (1988) as FBI agent Alonzo Mosely.

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Witless Protection2008Ricardo BodiMovie
The Wire2002Meeting ManTV Show
Stiletto Dance2001Captain Rick SandsTV Movie
Homicide: The Movie2000Al 'Gee' GiardelloTV Movie
The Ride2000CarterTV Movie
The Defenders: Payback1997Judge WilliamsTV Movie
Almost Blue1996TerryMovie
Two If by Sea1996FBI Agent O'MalleyMovie
The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century1996Kaphe KamarTV Show
Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan1995Marty TalbotTV Movie
Dead Badge1994Captain HuntMovie
The Puppet Masters1994ResslerMovie
The Corpse Had a Familiar Face1994Detective Martin TalbotTV Movie
Extreme Justice1993LarsonMovie
The American Clock1993IsaacTV Movie
Homicide: Life on the Street1993Al GiardelloTV Show
SeaQuest 20321993Captain Jack ClaytonTV Show
It's Nothing Personal1993Lt. RileyTV Movie
Chrome Soldiers1992Perry BeachTV Movie
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare1991DocMovie
Hangfire1991Police LieutenantMovie
Civil Wars1991Judge Louis DeckerTV Show
Tripwire1990Lee PittMovie
After the Shock1990William McElroyTV Movie
Law & Order1990Al GiardelloTV Show
The Trials of Rosie O'Neill1990KellyTV Show
The Jigsaw Murders1989Doctor FillmoreMovie
Father Dowling Mysteries1989Lt. FlemingTV Show
A Whisper to a Scream1989Jules TallardMovie
Ministry of Vengeance1989Mr. WhitesideMovie
Prime Target1989Gilmore BrownTV Movie
Midnight Run1988Alonzo MoselyMovie
The Running Man1987William LaughlinMovie
Tomorrow's a Killer1987HarrisMovie
Desperado1987BedeTV Movie
In Self Defense1987Lt. TyrellTV Movie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Scandalous Scoundrel1987General SorensonTV Movie
Eye of the Tiger1986J.B. DeverauxMovie
Terminal Entry1986Col. StylesMovie
Harem1986Agha KislarTV Movie
The Park Is Mine1986EubanksTV Movie
Warning Sign1985Major ConnollyMovie
Badge of the Assassin1985Detective Cliff Fenton NYPDTV Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1985ConvictTV Show
Playing with Fire1985Fire Chief WalkerTV Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984Lt. BradshawTV Show
The Star Chamber1983Detective Harry LowesMovie
For Love and Honor1983Platoon Sgt. James "China" Bell, Platoon Sgt. James 'China' BellTV Show
The A-Team1983Charles 'East-Side Charlie' F. StruthersTV Show
For Love and Honor1983Sgt. China BellTV Movie
Women of San Quentin1983Sgt. Therman PattersonTV Movie
Fighting Back1982Ivanhoe WashingtonMovie
A House Divided: Denmark Vessey's Rebellion1982Denmark VesseyTV Movie
Hill Street Blues1981Calvin MatthiasTV Show
Brubaker1980Richard 'Dickie' CoombesMovie
Rage!1980ErnieTV Movie
Blue Collar1978SmokeyMovie
Roots1977TV Show
Fantasy Island1977Big Gus BellyTV Show
The Monkey Hu$tle1976Daddy FoxxMovie
Raid on Entebbe1976President Idi Amin Jr.TV Movie
Crunch1976CrunchTV Movie
Friday Foster1975Colt HawkinsMovie
Report to the Commissioner1975Richard 'Crunch' BlackstoneMovie
Sharks' Treasure1975Ben FlynnMovie
Doctors' Hospital1975Dr. Perry WellsTV Show
Truck Turner1974Harvard BlueMovie
Live and Let Die1973Kananga, Mr. BigMovie
Across 110th Street1972Lt. PopeMovie
Man and Boy1972NateMovie
The Limit1972Mark JohnsonMovie
The Liberation of L.B. Jones1970Sonny Boy MosbyMovie
Night Chase1970Ernie GreenTV Movie
Night Gallery1969Buckner (segment "The Messiah on Mott Street")TV Show
5 Card Stud1968Little GeorgeMovie
The Thomas Crown Affair1968CarlMovie
Hawaii Five-O1968Lance Corporal John T. AustonTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Wyman JacksonTV Show
Cowboy in Africa1967MusaTV Show
Mannix1967Gabe Johnson, Gabriel DillonTV Show
The High Chaparral1967Sgt. Major CreasonTV Show
NBC Experiment in Television1967GrandfatherTV Show
Tarzan1966KeshoTV Show
The Big Valley1965Damien, Lobo BrownTV Show
Nothing But a Man1964JockoMovie
Daniel Boone1964Jonah, LukeTV Show
4 for Texas1963Movie
Bonanza1959Child BarnettTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Piney BiggsTV Show
Death Valley Days1952AbrahamTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

wjerryzwjerryzSep 25, 2017

Played such a great roll in Raid on Entebbe

Sam OkonaAug 19, 2007

It is rough to get a date these days,when a guy like Yaphet Kotto is out there,women just fools at his feet cause of his tremendous looks!!

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