Melvin Van Peebles (I) (1932–2021)

Actor | Writer | Director

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  • Melvin Van Peebles in Charlie Rose (1991)
  • David Alan Grier, Craig Robinson, Melvin Van Peebles, and Kerry Washington in Peeples (2013)
  • Mario Van Peebles and Melvin Van Peebles in Baadasssss! (2003)
  • Kim Fields, Mario Van Peebles, and Melvin Van Peebles in Living Single (1993)
  • Hollywood Premiere of "Baadasssss!" with Mickey and Melvin Van Peebles
  • Director Mario Van Peebles and his screenwriter father Melvin Van Peebles discuss a scene.

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Filmography


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Awards

11 wins.

Personal Details

Born


Chicago, Illinois, USA

Died

(age 89)
Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

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