Sam Laws

Actor, Soundtrack

Actor, Soundtrack


Sam Laws was born on January 26, 1924 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Samuel Laws. He was an actor, known for Project X (1987), Darktown Strutters (1975) and The Fury (1978). He died on March 16, 1990 in New York City, New York, USA.
Birth date
1924-01-26
Death date
1990-03-16

Known For


Project X
Project X
Bartender (1987)
Darktown Strutters
Darktown Strutters
Philo Rasberry (1975)
The Fury
The Fury
Blackfish (1978)
Sweet Jesus, Preacherman
Sweet Jesus, Preacherman
Deacon Greene (1973)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorProject X
Bartender
1987
ActorHill Street Blues
(TV Series) Night Manager - An Oy for an Oy (1985) ... Night Manager
1985
ActorSylvester
Sammy
1985
ActorThe New Mike Hammer
(TV Series) Bum - The Deadly Prey (1984) ... Bum
1984
ActorGet Crazy
Minister
1983
ActorHeart Like a Wheel
Piano Player
1983
ActorWhite Dog
Charlie
1982
ActorThe Phoenix
(TV Series) Albert - The Fire Within (1982) ... Albert
1982
ActorPray TV
(TV Movie) Baptist Reverend
1981
ActorThe Hustler of Muscle Beach
(TV Movie) Stan
1980
ActorFriends
(TV Series) Sam - Grandfather Arrives (1979) ... Sam
1979
ActorThe Lord of the Rings
Character Actor (voice)
1978
ActorThe Fury
Blackfish
1978
ActorThe Greatest Thing That Almost Happened
(TV Movie) Horton
1977
ActorThe Richard Pryor Show
(TV Series) Big Time Blazes Henry - Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Big Time Blazes Henry
1977
ActorMr. Billion
Pops Dinwitty
1977
ActorThe Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings
Henry Dunbar, Owner of Baltimore Elite Giants
1976
ActorJigsaw John
(TV Series) Eddie Walsh - Follow the Yellow Brick Road (1976) ... Eddie Walsh
1976
ActorThe Practice
(TV Series) Nate - The Vote (1976) ... Nate - Love and Death (1976) ... Nate - The Practice (1976) ... Nate
1976
ActorDr. Black and Mr. Hyde
Bartender
1976
ActorDarktown Strutters
Philo Rasberry
1975
ActorWhite Line Fever
Pops Dinwiddie
1975
ActorThe Reincarnation of Peter Proud
Satan's Disciple
1975
ActorThat's My Mama
(TV Series) Gus Hotchkiss - The Image Maker (1975) ... Gus Hotchkiss
1975
ActorKojak
(TV Series) Eddie Maxwell - Elegy in an Asphalt Graveyard (1975) ... Eddie Maxwell
1975
ActorDirty O'Neil
Clyde
1974
ActorTruck Turner
Nate Dinwiddie
1974
ActorA Dream for Christmas
(TV Movie) Junkman (uncredited)
1973
ActorRoll Out
(TV Series) Sgt. Grease - Sweet Millions (1973) ... Sgt. Grease - Dark Victory (1973) ... Sgt. Grease
1973
ActorThe All-American Boy
Big Fish (uncredited)
1973
ActorSweet Jesus, Preacherman
Deacon Greene
1973
ActorWalking Tall
Willie Rae Lockman
1973
ActorHit Man
Sherwood Epps
1972
ActorCool Breeze
Finian
1972
ActorDaniel Boone
(TV Series) Cuffee - Mamma Cooper (1970) ... Cuffee
1970
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe Richard Pryor Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.1 (1977) ... (performer: "Oh Lady Be Good", "Solitude")
1977