Paul Winfield, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Paul Winfield

actor

Date of Birth: 22-May-1939

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Death: 07-Mar-2004

Profession: stage actor, voice actor, television actor, film actor

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Gemini


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About Paul Winfield

  • Paul Edward Winfield (May 22, 1939 – March 7, 2004) was an American television, film and stage actor.
  • He was known for his portrayal of a Louisiana sharecropper who struggles to support his family during the Great Depression in the landmark film Sounder (1972), which earned him an Academy Award nomination.
  • He portrayed Martin Luther King Jr.
  • in the 1978 television miniseries King, for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award.
  • Winfield was also known for his roles in The Terminator, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, and Star Trek: The Next Generation.
  • He received five Emmy nominations overall, winning for his 1994 guest role in Picket Fences.

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