John Witherspoon

Submitted by on Sep 30, 2015

John Witherspoon

Career Witherspoon began working with a model. The next stage was the work of comedian on TV and in the movies. Most of the characters who play Witherspoon – a grumpy comic heroes.

Author: Tatiana Barinov

The American comedian John Witherspoon. known for the films’ Hollywood Shuffle ‘(1987),’ Boomerang ‘(Boomerang, 1992),’ Murder Was The Case ‘(1994),’ Friday ‘(Friday, 1995), “Vampire in Brooklyn’ (Vampire In Brooklyn, 1995 ) and the television series of the 1990s ‘Wayans Brothers’ (The Wayans Bros.), born January 27, 1942.

He was born in Detroit, Michigan. Career Witherspoon began working with a model. The next stage was the work of comedian on TV and in the movies. Most of the characters who play Witherspoon – a grumpy comic heroes.

In 2005, Witherspoon took part in the work on the animated series’ ghetto ” The Boondocks), where he had to voice the character of Robert Freeman.

In addition to film and television, John starred in the music video. So he appeared in the video Jay-Z on the song ‘I Just Wanna Luv U (Give It 2 ​​Me)’ and in one of the videos Field Moba – ‘Sick of Being Lonely’. Witherspoon also starred in the video for the song Hitman Sammy Sam ‘Step Daddy’ in the role of stepfather number 1, and in the video Cool J ‘Is not Nobody’.

Over the last decade, Witherspoon starred in the TV series ‘Cosmic ghost’ (Space Ghost Coast to Coast, ended in 2004), played a small role in the film ‘Nikki, the devil – the younger’ (Little Nicky, 2000), as well as with Wayans brothers (Shawn and Marlon) starred in the film ‘Little Man’ (Little Man, 2006). In 2004, the actor played a blind man in the film ‘Soul Plane’ (Soul Plane).

March 28, 2008 in teleset

and Showtime Network, the United States, the first video Witherspoon called ‘You Got To Coordinate’. After the premiere of the video duration of one hour, it has been made available on the Internet and on DVD.

Witherspoon boasts not only a successful career, but also relationships. For example, one of the most popular presenters of America, David Letterman. John is friends with whom for a long time, was the godfather’s son Witherspoon – John David. His brother William is the author of the hit ‘What Becomes of the Brokenhearted’. And he Witherspoon – prihodetsya cousin musician Lamont Dozer.

Along with the cast, which included Paul Muni. Robin Williams. Sandra Bernhard and Tim Reid, Witherspoon starred in the groundbreaking comedy series ‘Richard Pryor Show’ (The Richard Pryor Show), which the author himself became Richard Pryor.

Today, Witherspoon is the official representative of the car company ‘Eastern Motors’ in Washington.

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