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Charles David Brooks, III Biography (1939-)
Born September 28, 1939, in New York, NY; son of Charles David II and Ruth Cornelia (Butler) Brooks; married wife Wilson (an educator), January 1, 1978; children: Charles David IV, Solomon Michael. Addresses: HOME--400 W. 43rd Street, Apt. 18D, New York, NY 10036. OFFICE--c/o Director of Performing Arts, JHS 117K, 300 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205.
- Birth Details
- September 28, 1939
- New York, New York, United States
- STAGE DEBUT--Captain, Harambee, Pasadena Civic Theater, Pasadena, 1969, for twelve performances.
- NEW YORK DEBUT--David, Building a Nation, Walter Bruno Auditorium, Lincoln Center, 1979, for four performances.
Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK
- Director, producer, and playwright, Search, Lincoln Center, NY.
- producer, director, and playwright, Ifrique and Lifestyles, Los Angeles.
- producer, director, and playwright, Love, Los Angeles, 1974.
- actor, The Great White Hope, Los Angeles.
- director, No Place to Be Somebody, Los Angeles.
- actor, Dracula, Los Angeles.
- actor, Garbage Hustler, Los Angeles.
- actor, Conspiracy, Los Angeles.
- actor, The Awful Pit, Los Angeles.
- actor, Our Lan', Los Angeles, CA.
Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
- The Great White Hope, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1970.
- Also appeared in Emma Mae; Welcome Home, Brother Charles; Bush Mama; TheRobert Small Story.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES
- Host, Charles Brooks Show, cable.
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