Richard Roundtree

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Shaft (1971) | Brick (2005) | Shaft (2000)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations More »
BORN 
Jul 9, 1942 (age 76)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for ShaftShaft John Shaft I  Less 2019 $30MM Post-Prod
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Being Mary JaneBeing Mary Jane (TV Series) Paul Patterson, Sr. (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1 Released
    • MOW Finale (2018) Paul Patterson, Sr.  Less
Past Film & Video (73 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (77 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for StarStar (TV Series) Charles Floyd (5 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018 5
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  • Primary photo for Being Mary JaneBeing Mary Jane (TV Series) Paul Patterson, Sr. (32 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2017 32
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  • Primary photo for The PlayerThe Player (TV Series) Judge Samuel Letts (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Chicago FireChicago Fire (TV Series) Wallace Boden, Sr. (4 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 4
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  • Primary photo for Private PracticePrivate Practice (TV Series) Raymond McCray (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Diary of a Single MomDiary of a Single Mom (TV Series) Lou Bailey / Mr. Bailey (18 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2011 18
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  • Primary photo for The MentalistThe Mentalist (TV Series) Floyd Benton (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Meet the BrownsMeet the Browns (TV Series) Frank (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for As the World TurnsAs the World Turns (TV Series) Oliver Travers (2002-2003)  Less 1956–2010
  • Primary photo for Lincoln HeightsLincoln Heights (TV Series) Coleman Bradshaw (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2009 3
  • Primary photo for COC EliteCOC Elite (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Knight RiderKnight Rider (TV Series) Lawrence Rivai (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Ladies of the HouseLadies of the House (TV Movie) Stan  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Final ApproachFinal Approach (TV Movie) Gary Markash  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for HeroesHeroes (TV Series) Charles Deveaux (6 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2007 6
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  • Primary photo for Point of EntryPoint of Entry (TV Movie) Det. Miles Porter  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Close to HomeClose to Home (TV Series) Cyrus Carter (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Donald Burke (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Blade: The SeriesBlade: The Series (TV Series) Robert Brooks (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Painkiller JanePainkiller Jane (TV Movie) Colonel Watts  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The CloserThe Closer (TV Series) Col. D.B. Walter (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Desperate HousewivesDesperate Housewives (TV Series) Mr. Shaw (5 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2005 5
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  • Primary photo for AliasAlias (TV Series) Brill (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2004 2
  • Primary photo for 1-800-Missing1-800-Missing (TV Series) Sam Haslett (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Joe and MaxJoe and Max (TV Movie) Jack Blackburn  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Resurrection Blvd.Resurrection Blvd. (TV Series) Nate Khane (2 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 2
  • Primary photo for Soul FoodSoul Food (TV Series) Hardy Lester (6 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000–2001 6
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  • Primary photo for Linc'sLinc's (TV Series) Jake (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Rescue 77Rescue 77 (TV Series) Captain Durfee (8 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 8
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  • Primary photo for Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 YearsHaving Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (TV Movie) Booker T. Washington  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Dr. Quinn, Medicine WomanDr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (TV Series) 'Barracuda' Jim Barnes (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
    • The Fight (May 9, 1998) 'Barracuda' Jim Barnes  Less
  • Primary photo for 413 Hope St.413 Hope St. (TV Series) Phil Thomas (10 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1998 10
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  • Primary photo for Any Place But HomeAny Place But Home (TV Movie) Gil Oberman  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for ProfilerProfiler (TV Series) Det. James Henegar (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) Rev. Gordon Sims / Dr. Mumford (2 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990–1996 2
  • Primary photo for BuddiesBuddies (TV Series) Henry Carlisle (14 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 14
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  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Murray (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Dream OnDream On (TV Series) Dr. Charles (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Wayans Bros.The Wayans Bros. (TV Series) Dr. Saunders (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • ER (Mar 15, 1995) Dr. Saunders  Less
  • Primary photo for Bonanza: Under AttackBonanza: Under Attack (TV Movie) Jacob  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for RenegadeRenegade (TV Series) Gene Collins (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Shadows of DesireShadows of Desire (TV Movie) Dunc  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Hangin' with Mr. CooperHangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series) Chester Cooper (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for RocRoc (TV Series) Russell Emerson (4 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1994 4
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  • Primary photo for Black as the HeartBlack as the Heart (TV Movie) Rod  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Bonanza: The ReturnBonanza: The Return (TV Movie) Jacob Briscoe  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for MoscaciecaMoscacieca (TV Movie) Gray  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Judge Ira Menday (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Christmas in ConnecticutChristmas in Connecticut (TV Movie) Prescott  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Hearts Are WildHearts Are Wild (TV Series) Xavier Burns (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Robinson Ashe Jr. (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Young RidersThe Young Riders (TV Series) Calvin (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for GenerationsGenerations (TV Series) Dr. Daniel Reubens (1989-1991)  Less 1989–1991
  • Primary photo for MacGyverMacGyver (TV Series) R.T. Hines (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Ben Halley (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for MasqueradeMasquerade (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Beauty and the BeastBeauty and the Beast (TV Series) Cleon Manning (3 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 3
  • Primary photo for AmenAmen (TV Series) Sgt. Burke (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for A Different WorldA Different World (TV Series) Clinton Reese (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Maj. Kevin Cooper (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for CadetsCadets (TV Movie) Sergeant Matt Gideon  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Jason Ruigh (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for OutlawsOutlaws (TV Series) Isaiah 'Ice' McAdams (12 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986–1987 12
    • Birthday (May 2, 1987) Isaiah 'Ice' McAdams  Less
    • Jackpot (Apr 4, 1987) Isaiah 'Ice' McAdams  Less
    • Hardcase (Mar 28, 1987) Isaiah 'Ice' McAdams  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Fifth MissileThe Fifth Missile (TV Movie) Cmdr. Frederick Bryce  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Hollywood BeatHollywood Beat (TV Series) Don Julian (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for A.D.A.D. (TV Mini-series) Serpenius (5 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 5
    • Part 5 (Apr 4, 1985) Serpenius  Less
    • Part 4 (Apr 3, 1985) Serpenius  Less
    • Part 3 (Apr 2, 1985) Serpenius  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Baron and the KidThe Baron and the Kid (TV Movie) Frosty  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for MasqueradeMasquerade (TV Series) Mean Willy Walters (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
    • Pilot (Dec 15, 1983) Mean Willy Walters  Less
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Peter Jordan (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Just an Overnight GuestJust an Overnight Guest (TV Short) Matt  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for CHiPsCHiPs (TV Series) Sgt. Aikens (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
    • Sharks (Feb 22, 1981) Sgt. Aikens  Less
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Dave Wilbur (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for RootsRoots (TV Mini-series) Sam Bennett (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
    • Part VI (Jan 28, 1977) Sam Bennett  Less
  • Primary photo for Freedom IsFreedom Is (TV Movie) Actor (voice)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for ShaftShaft (TV Series) John Shaft (7 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1974 7
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  • Primary photo for FirehouseFirehouse (TV Movie) Shelly Forsythe  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Parachute to ParadiseParachute to Paradise (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1972
Self (52 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Harlem to HollywoodHarlem to Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Unsung HollywoodUnsung Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for The 47th NAACP Image AwardsThe 47th NAACP Image Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2013BET Awards 2013 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 19th Annual Trumpet Awards19th Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Breast Cancer: An African American PerspectiveBreast Cancer: An African American Perspective (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Speed Racer: Wonderful World of Racing - The Amazing Racer FamilySpeed Racer: Wonderful World of Racing - The Amazing Racer Family (Video) Ben Burns  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Ebony Fashion Fair: 50 Years of StyleEbony Fashion Fair: 50 Years of Style (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 16th Annual Trumpet Awards16th Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Turn OnThe Turn On (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 2006 Trumpet Awards2006 Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The John H. Johnson StoryThe John H. Johnson Story (TV Movie) Host / Narrator  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for NegermagasinetNegermagasinet (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Ultimate Film FanaticUltimate Film Fanatic (TV Series) Himself - Judge (2004)  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for 2004 Trumpet Awards2004 Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Soul Comes HomeSoul Comes Home (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Rise and Fall of Jim CrowThe Rise and Fall of Jim Crow (TV Mini-series) Himself - Narrator (4 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002
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  • Primary photo for 2002 Trumpet Awards2002 Trumpet Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Rhythm and Blues 40: A Soul SpectacularRhythm and Blues 40: A Soul Spectacular (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Roots: Celebrating 25 YearsRoots: Celebrating 25 Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for I Love 1970'sI Love 1970's (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
    • Pam Grier (Nov 4, 1999) Himself - Narrator  Less
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for 29th NAACP Image Awards29th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Wild On...Wild On... (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode)  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for Cop FilesCop Files (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Without WallsWithout Walls (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 1994 MTV Movie Awards1994 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992–1993
  • Primary photo for The Maury Povich ShowThe Maury Povich Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 12th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 12th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Marsha Warfield ShowThe Marsha Warfield Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Miss Universe PageantMiss Universe Pageant (TV Movie) Himself - Judge  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #2Circus of the Stars #2 (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself (2 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972–1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1976
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Squares (Daytime)The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (4 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972–1976
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity BowlingCelebrity Bowling (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Celebrity TennisCelebrity Tennis (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Telly SavalasThe Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Telly Savalas (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for New York, New YorkNew York, New York (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Academy AwardsThe 44th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Soul in Cinema: Filming Shaft on LocationSoul in Cinema: Filming Shaft on Location (Short) Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for What Do You Say to a Naked Lady?What Do You Say to a Naked Lady? Interracial Couple  Less 1970
Archive Footage (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Missing ReelMissing Reel (TV Mini-series) John Shaft (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Blaxploitation (Mar 6, 2014) John Shaft (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cinemassacre's Monster MadnessCinemassacre's Monster Madness (TV Series) Powell (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for America's Top SleuthsAmerica's Top Sleuths (TV Movie) John Shaft (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Sex at 24 Frames Per SecondSex at 24 Frames Per Second (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Baadasssss CinemaBaadasssss Cinema (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Undercover BrotherUndercover Brother John Shaft (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $25MM $38MM / —
  • Primary photo for Classified XClassified X (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1998 $65 / —
  • Primary photo for Joe Bob's Drive-In TheaterJoe Bob's Drive-In Theater (TV Series) Harry Reams / Lloyd (3 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995
  • Primary photo for Black HollywoodBlack Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1984
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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