Al Sharpton


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Al Sharpton was born on October 3, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Alfred Charles Sharpton Jr. He is an actor, known for Mr. Deeds (2002), Malcolm X (1992) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009). He has been married to Kathy Jordan since October 31, 1980. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Mr. Deeds The Rhyme Master
(2002)
Malcolm X Speaker #2
(1992)
Madea Goes to Jail Al Sharpton
(2009)
Boston Legal Reverend Al Sharpton
(2004)

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 2017 Star (TV Series)
Rev. Al Sharpton
- Ghetto Symphony (2017) ... Rev. Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 2016 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Charles Richards
- Russell Crowe/Margo Price (2016) ... Charles Richards (uncredited)
 2015 Empire (TV Series)
Rev. Al Sharpton
- The Devils Are Here (2015) ... Rev. Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 2009 Madea Goes to Jail
Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 2004 Girlfriends (TV Series)
Al Sharpton
- Porn to Write (2004) ... Al Sharpton
- The Rabbit Died (2004) ... Al Sharpton
 2004 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Reverend Al Sharpton
- Loose Lips (2004) ... Reverend Al Sharpton (as Reverend Al Sharpton)
- Head Cases (2004) ... Reverend Al Sharpton (as Reverend Al Sharpton)
 2004 My Wife and Kids (TV Series)
Rev. Al Sharpton / Al Sharpton
- Fantasy Camp: Part 2 (2004) ... Rev. Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
- Fantasy Camp: Part 1 (2004) ... Al Sharpton (uncredited)
 2002 Holla (TV Series)
Guest
 2002 Mr. Deeds
The Rhyme Master (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 2000 Let's Talk (Special appearance by)
 2000 Bamboozled
Rev. Al Sharpton (as Rev. Al Sharpton)
 1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Reverend Al Sharpton
- Sophomore Jinx (1999) ... Reverend Al Sharpton (as Reverend Al Sharpton)
 1999 Cold Feet
The Reverend (as Reverend Al Sharpton)
 1992 Malcolm X
Speaker #2
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Other Works:

Sharpton founded the National Action Network, a national African-American and minorities advocacy network. Sharpton continues to lead the National Action Network to this day (through 2013). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 2 Interviews | 10 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rev Al Sharpton | Rev. Al Sharpton | Reverend Al Sharpton

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"We are the royal family of the planet. We are the original man. We gazed into the stars and wrote astrology. We had a conversation and that became philosophy. God is on our side." (speaking about black people at rally in Crown Heights in 1991) See more »

Trivia:

He is the basis for the character "Reverend Bacon" in the novel and film The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990). See more »

Nickname:

Rev.

Star Sign:

Libra

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