Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Joel Fluellen Biography (1908-1990)
Full name, Joel M. Fluellen; born December 1, 1908, in Monroe, LA; found dead, February 9, 1990, after committing suicide in Los Angeles, CA.
- Birth Details
- December 1, 1908
- Death Details
- February 9, 1990
- Los Angeles, California, United States
Credits; FILM APPEARANCES
- Waiter in club car, Without Reservations, RKO Radio Pictures, 1946.
- Porter, This Love of Ours, Universal, 1946.
- Mumbo Jumbo, White Pongo, Producers Releasing Corp., 1946.
- Charlie, The Burning Cross, Screen Guild, 1947.
- Waiter, Family Honeymoon, Universal, 1948.
- Father, Force of Evil, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1948.
- Mack Robinson, The Jackie Robinson Story, Eagle-Lion, 1950.
- Mess boy, You're in the Navy Now (also known as Tea Kettle), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1951.
- Fisherman, Affair in Trinidad, Columbia, 1952.
- Rangori the witch doctor, Jungle Gents, Allied Artists, 1954.
- Bill, Duffy of San Quentin (also known as Men Behind Bars), Warner Brothers, 1954.
- Al, Riot in Cell Block 11, Allied Artists, 1954.
- Sam, Sitting Bull, United Artists, 1954.
- Molu, Lord of the Jungle, Allied Artists, 1955.
- Summertime, Lucy Gallant (also known as Oil Town), Paramount, 1955.
- Enoch, Friendly Persuasion, Allied Artists, 1956.
- Cab driver, Oh, Men! Oh, Women!, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1957.
- Pete, The Decks Ran Red, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1958.
- Arobi, Monster from the Green Hell, Distributors Corp. of America, 1958.
- Bragg, Run Silent, Run Deep, United Artists, 1958.
- Minister, Imitation of Life, Universal, 1959.
- Robbins, Porgy and Bess, Columbia, 1959.
- Bobo, A Raisin in the Sun, Columbia, 1961.
- Clerk of the court, The Young Savages, United Artists, 1961.
- Dr. Sam, He Rides Tall, Universal, 1964.
- Cody Marsh, Roustabout, Paramount, 1964.
- Abram, The Skin Game (also known as Skin Games), William Mishkin, 1965.
- Lester Johnson, The Chase, Columbia, 1966.
- Uncle Rob, The Learning Tree (also known as Learn, Baby, Learn), Winger Enterprises, 1969.
- Tick, The Great White Hope, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1970.
- Nathaniel, Thomasine and Bushrod, Columbia, 1974.
- Mr. Holland, The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings, Universal, 1976.
- Jimmy Judson, Casey's Shadow, Columbia, 1978.
- Appeared in The Moonlighter, Warner Brothers, 1953; White Goddess, Lippert, 1953; and Man Friday, Avco Embassy, 1975.
Credits; TELEVISION APPEARANCES; EPISODIC
- "The Navigator," One Step Beyond, ABC, 1959.
- "The Case of the Pillow," The Dick Van Dyke Show, CBS, 1964.
- "A Show of Hands," The Dick Van Dyke Show, CBS, 1965.
- Also appeared in The FBI; I Spy; Gidget; Tarzan; Laramie; The Invaders; Ben Casey; The Iron Horse; The Wild Wild West; Breaking Point; Death Valley Days; Slattery's People; Ramar of the Jungle; The Great Adventure; Alfred Hitchcock Presents; Marcus Welby; Columbo; and Hill Street Blues.
Credits; TELEVISION APPEARANCES; SPECIALS
- Appeared in The Christmas Story and Miss Jane Pittman.
- Hollywood Reporter, February 6, 1990.
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