Date of Birth:
Louis Gossett Jr.
27 May 1936
Louis Gossett Jr. played in 24 movies in the Drama, Adventure, Comedy, Music, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, Romance, Action, Sci-Fi, War, Sport, Animation, Fantasy, Biography genres.
Louis Gossett Jr. didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 4.8.
Louis Gossett Jr. ranks as one of the most respected African-American actors of stage, silver screen, and television. Gigantic, lanky, and bald-pated, Gossett was a basketball jock in high school until a leg injury benched him and his interest turned toward acting.
In 1953, at the age of 17, Gossett made his Broadway debut in Take a Giant Imprint, and ended up with a Donaldson Award for the year's most successfully tiro. Though working steadily on manipulate and television, Goss... Read more