Louis Gossett Jr.

Louis Gossett Jr.

Louis Gossett Jr. (born May 27, 1936) is an American film and television actor, best known for his role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the movie "An Officer and a Gentleman" and as Fiddler in the television miniseries "Roots". He has won an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, and two Golden Globe Awards in an acting career that spans over five decades.
    Known for
    Acting
    Place of birth
    Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
    Birthday
    5/27/1936
Iron Eagle III
Iron Eagle III
4.1
Iron Eagle
Iron Eagle
5.5
Momentum
Momentum
4.8
Iron Eagle II
Iron Eagle II
4.4
Iron Eagle on the Attack
Iron Eagle on the Attack
3.3
Left Behind: World at War
Left Behind: World at War
4
Y2K
Y2K
6.4
Managua
Managua
4.3
A Gathering of Old Men
A Gathering of Old Men
6
The Lazarus Syndrome
The Lazarus Syndrome
5.5
Carolina Skeletons
Carolina Skeletons
6.9
Black Bart
Black Bart
4
Sudie and Simpson
6.5
Legend of the Mummy
Legend of the Mummy
4.4
In His Father's Shoes
In His Father's Shoes
6
Father & Son: Dangerous Relations
Father & Son: Dangerous Relations
6
A Father for Charlie
A Father for Charlie
7
Sidekicks
Sidekicks
6
The Inspectors
The Inspectors
5.7
Miracle at Gate 213
Miracle at Gate 213
6
Goodbye, Miss 4th of July
0
The Inspectors 2: A Shred of Evidence
The Inspectors 2: A Shred of Evidence
5
Captive Heart: The James Mink Story
Captive Heart: The James Mink Story
3.2
To Dance With Olivia
To Dance With Olivia
0
Lawman Without a Gun
Lawman Without a Gun
0
Zora is My Name!
Zora is My Name!
0
Ray Alexander: A Taste For Justice
Ray Alexander: A Taste For Justice
0
Ray Alexander: A Menu for Murder
Ray Alexander: A Menu for Murder
0
Keeper of the City
Keeper of the City
10
Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy "Satchel" Paige
Don't Look Back: The Story of Leroy "Satchel" Paige
6
Zooman
Zooman
6
Benny's Place
Benny's Place
10
The Reason
The Reason
7.4
The Making of Jaws 3-D: Sharks Don't Die
The Making of Jaws 3-D: Sharks Don't Die
5
The Father Clements Story
The Father Clements Story
0
For Love of Olivia
For Love of Olivia
0
The Principal
The Principal
6.5
Skin Game
Skin Game
6.6
Enemy Mine
Enemy Mine
6.9
The Punisher
The Punisher
5.7
Firewalker
Firewalker
5.3
Solar Attack
Solar Attack
5.4
J.D.'s Revenge
J.D.'s Revenge
6
The Choirboys
The Choirboys
5.4
Diggstown
Diggstown
6.3
El Diablo
El Diablo
5.5
Cover-Up
Cover-Up
3.9
Roots: The Gift
Roots: The Gift
7.3
Little Ladies of the Night
Little Ladies of the Night
4.5
It's Good to Be Alive
It's Good to Be Alive
6.6
Flashfire
Flashfire
5.7
The Bushbaby
The Bushbaby
6
Run for the Dream: The Gail Devers Story
0
The Color of Love: Jacey's Story
The Color of Love: Jacey's Story
7
The Guardian
The Guardian
4.2
Boiling Pot
Boiling Pot
5.8
Liberators: Fighting on Two Fronts in World War II
5
It Rained All Night the Day I Left
It Rained All Night the Day I Left
4.8
The Gang Activists
0
The Cuban
The Cuban
5.8
A Love Story of Today
A Love Story of Today
0
A Special Kind of Love
A Special Kind of Love
0
Not to Forget
Not to Forget
6.8
Freeman
Freeman
5
Sam Found Out: A Triple Play
Sam Found Out: A Triple Play
0
An Officer and a Gentleman
An Officer and a Gentleman
7
Travels with My Aunt
Travels with My Aunt
5.8
Finders Keepers
Finders Keepers
5.5
The White Dawn
The White Dawn
6.4
The Laughing Policeman
The Laughing Policeman
6.2
Daddy's Little Girls
Daddy's Little Girls
7
The Least Among You
5
All In
All In
4.6
The River Niger
The River Niger
7.3
Smitty
Smitty
5.9
Deceived
Deceived
4.2
Pride of Lions
Pride of Lions
2.8
Inside
Inside
4.9
Undercover Grandpa
Undercover Grandpa
5.6
Supervized
Supervized
5.1
Jasper, Texas
Jasper, Texas
5.8
Love Songs
Love Songs
8
Foster Boy
Foster Boy
7
I Forgive
I Forgive
4.7
Miracle in East Texas
Miracle in East Texas
0
The Deep
The Deep
6.1
Jaws 3-D
Jaws 3-D
4.5
The Josephine Baker Story
The Josephine Baker Story
6.5
Monolith
Monolith
4.3
Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing
0
King of the Dancehall
King of the Dancehall
8.4
A.C. Green: Iron Virgin
A.C. Green: Iron Virgin
0
The Grace Card
The Grace Card
7.3
Delancey Street: The Crisis Within
Delancey Street: The Crisis Within
0
Cover
Cover
4.9
Lackawanna Blues
Lackawanna Blues
6.3
Double Play
Double Play
4.1
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
7.9
Breaking Brooklyn
Breaking Brooklyn
7.8
Strange Justice
Strange Justice
6
What About Your Friends: Weekend Get-Away
What About Your Friends: Weekend Get-Away
7
IF
IF
0
The Landlord
The Landlord
5.7
Curse of the Starving Class
Curse of the Starving Class
4.5
A Good Man in Africa
A Good Man in Africa
5.1
The Highwayman
The Highwayman
4.7
Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes / Feeling Heart
Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes / Feeling Heart
6.2
The Black List: Volume One
The Black List: Volume One
6.5
Sidney
Sidney
7.7
Club Soda
Club Soda
0
A Raisin in the Sun
A Raisin in the Sun
7.6
Dog Jack
Dog Jack
4
A Fighting Man
A Fighting Man
5.7
Three Months
Three Months
7.1
Toy Soldiers
Toy Soldiers
6.4
Delgo
Delgo
4.6
The Undershepherd
The Undershepherd
2
Stanley Kramer: A Man's Search for Truth
0
Why Did I Get Married Too?
Why Did I Get Married Too?
6.5
Companions in Nightmare
Companions in Nightmare
5.5
The New Girl
0
Stories USA
Stories USA
4.5
The Color Purple
The Color Purple
7
Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy
Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy
8
I Love Liberty
I Love Liberty
0
The Perfect Game
The Perfect Game
7
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
8.5
To Kill a Cop
To Kill a Cop
0
Hal
Hal
6.5
The 50 Greatest Television Dramas
The 50 Greatest Television Dramas
0
Blue Chips
Blue Chips
6
And the Oscar Goes to...
And the Oscar Goes to...
7.1
Outlaw Johnny Black
Outlaw Johnny Black
5.3
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