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Robin Harris (I) (1953–1990)

Actor | Writer

Best remembered for his raunchy humor, Robin Harris became famous in supporting roles in movies such as Do The Right Thing as Sweet Dick Willie and House Party. He has left a legacy that fans and ... read full biography
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Aug 30, 1953 (died Mar 18, 1990)
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19 titles
Released Film and Video (8 titles) Budget Opening Weekend Gross
(US & Canada)
Gross
(Worldwide)
Surely, You Jest (2019)
Special Thanks Special Thanks   See fewer
Bébé's Kids (1992)
Himself, Writer (characters) Himself, Writer (characters)   See fewer
$3MM
$8.4MM
$8.4MM
House Party 2 (1991)
In Memory Of (as Robin 'Pop' Harris) In Memory Of (as Robin 'Pop' Harris)   See fewer
$5MM
$6MM
$19MM
$19MM
Mo' Better Blues (1990)
Butterbean Jones Butterbean Jones   See fewer
$10MM
$4.4MM
$16MM
$16MM
House Party (1990)
Pop Pop   See fewer
$2.5MM
$4.6MM
$26MM
$26MM
Harlem Nights (1989)
Jerome Jerome   See fewer
$30MM
$16MM
$61MM
$61MM
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Sweet Dick Willie Sweet Dick Willie   See fewer
$6.5MM
$3.6MM
$28MM
$37MM
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)
Bartender at Sam's Bartender at Sam's   See fewer
$3MM
$544K
$13MM
$13MM
Released Television (4 titles) Episodes
The Best of Robert Townsend & His Partners in Crime (1991)
(TV Special) - Himself, Writer Himself, Writer   See fewer
You're Right... I'm Sorry (1990)
(TV Special) - Dedicated To The Memory Of Dedicated To The Memory Of   See fewer
In Living Color (1990)
(TV Series) - In Memory Of (1 episode, 1990) In Memory Of (1 episode, 1990)   See fewer
The Wrath of Farrakhan (Apr 21, 1990) Season 1, Episode 2 - In Memory Of In Memory Of   See fewer
1
One Night Stand (1990)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1990), Writer (1 episode, 1990) Himself (1 episode, 1990), Writer (1 episode, 1990)   See fewer
Robin Harris (Mar 3, 1990) Season 2, Episode 4 - Himself, Writer Himself, Writer   See fewer
1
Self (1 title)
One Night Stand (1990)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1990) Himself (1 episode, 1990)   See fewer
Robin Harris (Mar 3, 1990) Season 2, Episode 4 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Archive Footage (6 titles)
A Certain Magical Pimpdex: Extended Edition (2019)
Sweet Dick Willie (archive footage) Sweet Dick Willie (archive footage)   See fewer
Unsung Hollywood (2014)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2014) Himself (1 episode, 2014)   See fewer
Robin Harris (Mar 5, 2014) Season 1, Episode 2 - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
We Don't Die, We Multiply: The Robin Harris Story (2006)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Robin Harris: Live from the Comedy Act Theater (2006)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
BET Comedy Awards (2004)
(TV Special) - Himself (In Memory Of) (archive footage) Himself (In Memory Of) (archive footage)   See fewer
Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America (1993)
(TV Special) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
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