Person Details

Birthday: 1937-02-01 03:20:51

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: New Orleans - Louisiana - USA

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Movie Involvements: 10

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Garrett Gonzalez Morris (born February 1, 1937 height 5' 8" (1,73 m)) is an Americancomedian and actor. He was part of the original cast of the sketch comedy program Saturday Night Live, appearing from 1975 to 1980. Morris was a church-choir singer from his youth, trained at the Juilliard School of Music, and graduated from Dillard University in 1958. Early in his career, he soloed with the Harry Belafonte singers. He performed in a number of Broadwaymusicals, including Hallelujah, Baby! and Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death. He also appeared as a high school teacher in the 1975 film Cooley High. He had a small role as a police sergeant in The Anderson Tapes (1970). Morris also lived in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he worked as a postal carrier.

Most Famous Work

Hunter
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7

Hunter

(1984) Sporty James
Ant-Man
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7

Ant-Man

(2015) Taxi Driver
Tony Awards
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7

Tony Awards

(1956) Performer
Black Scorpion
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7

Black Scorpion

(1995) Argyle
Children Of The Night
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4

Children Of The Night

(1991) Matty
The Anderson Tapes
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7

The Anderson Tapes

(1971) Officer Everson
Maniac Magee
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0

Maniac Magee

(2003) Mr. Cobble
Little Richard
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4

Little Richard

(2000) Carl Rainey

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Cleophus
2018 Earl
2017 Ignatius
2016 Lloyd
2015 Taxi Driver
N/A
Himself
Himself
2012 Rey
2011 Earl Washington
Joe
2010 Richard A. Trophey
2009 Himself
2008 Reverend Pratt
2006 Clizby
2005 Various Characters
2003 Mr. Cobble
Man In Shadow
2001 Lester Irving
2000 Carl Rainey
1999 N/A
Tom
N/A
1997 Argyle
1996 Clayton
Uncle Junior King
Wisdom
1995 N/A
Argyle
Buzzard (voice)
1992 Stripes
N/A
Harold Brown
1991 Andy
Matty
N/A
1989 Himself
1988 Dummont
1987 Helicopter Junkie
1985 N/A
'Chocolate Chip' Charlie W. Hobbs
1984 N/A
Sporty James
Harvey
1983 Lieutenant Greg Larkin
1980 Power & Light Man
Jack
1976 Wash Guy - Slide
1975 Himself - Various Characters
Various (archive footage)
Mr. Mason
1973 N/A
1971 Officer Everson
1970 Garrett
1956 Performer
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
1975 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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