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Lou Myers

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lou Leabengula Myers (born September 26, 1945) is an American actor. Myers is typically typecast as a grumpy old man, but he has appeared in many movies, stage plays, television sitcoms, and dramas. He got his first break as an understudy in the Broadway play, The First Breeze of Summer as Reverend Mosley. He is probably best known as the feisty Mr. Vernon Gaines in the sitcom A Different World. Myers is also an accomplished pianist. Myers was born in Charleston, West Virginia, the son of Dorothy Jeffries (née Brown). Description above from the Wikipedia article Lou Myers (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 26, 1935 In Charleston, West Virginia
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Great Performances 1971-01-28
Latest Project:
Movie It's Kind of a Funny Story 2010-10-08
Known For
Poster of It's Kind of a Funny Story
Poster of The Fighting Temptations
Poster of The Wedding Planner
Poster of The Passion of Darkly Noon
Movie It's Kind of a Funny Story Jimmy 2010-10-08
Movie Sweet Oranges Mr. King 2004-05-25
Movie Nobody Knows Anything! Unknown 2004-08-24
Series Eve Unknown 2003-09-15
Movie The Fighting Temptations Homer T. 2003-09-17
Movie The Wedding Planner Burt Weinberg 2001-01-26
Movie All About You Unknown 2001-08-04
Series Philly Unknown 2001-09-25
Movie A Private Affair Lawrence 2000-08-26
Movie Everything's Jake Abe 2000-09-25
Movie How Stella Got Her Groove Back Uncle Ollie 1998-08-14
Movie Volcano Pastor Lake 1997-04-25
Series The Sentinel Billy Cates 1996-03-20
Movie Tin Cup Clint 1996-08-16
Series Malcolm & Eddie Unknown 1996-08-26
Series The Jamie Foxx Show Unknown 1996-08-28
Movie The Passion of Darkly Noon Quincy 1995-01-02
Movie The Piano Lesson Wining Boy 1995-02-05
Series JAG Wendell Freeman III 1995-09-23
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie Cobb Willie 1994-12-02
Series Living Single Unknown 1993-08-29
Series The Sinbad Show Unknown 1993-09-16
Series Thea Unknown 1993-09-03
Series Mama Flora's Family Albie 1988-11-08
Series A Different World Vernon Gaines 1987-09-24
Series The Cosby Show Unknown 1984-09-20
Movie The First Breeze of Summer Reverend Mosely 1976-01-28
Series Great Performances Reverend Mosely 1971-01-28