15 wins & 22 nominations.
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King Zahn (voice)
Detective Hicks (as Lou Gossett Jr.)
The Dead Zone
Pastor David Lewis
... Pastor David Lewis
Col. David Garrett
Reuben (segment "Love Song for Dad, A")
(TV Mini-Series documentary)
W.E.B. Du Bois
... W.E.B. Du Bois (voice)
Rex (as Lou Gossett)
Henri Cloche (as Louis Gossett)
The Rockford Files
Marcus Aurelius 'Gabby' Hayes / Marcus Aurelius Hayes / O'Brien
Det. Virgil Barnes / Freddie
Uncle Wilbert / Donald Knight
... Cleon Jackson (as Lou Gossett)
Black Bart (as Lou Gossett)
District Attorney Kurt Olson / Kurt Olson, DA
- A Fallen Idol
... District Attorney Kurt Olson (as Lou Gossett)
Charley Jameson / Lloyd / Smitty
He played George Murchison in Lorraine Hansberry's play, "A Raisin in the Sun," at the Blackstone Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Ruby Dee (Ruth Younger); Glynn Turman (Travis Younger); Sidney Poitier (Walter Lee Younger); Diana Sands (Beneatha Younger); Claudia McNeil (Lena Younger); Ivan Dixon (Joseph Asagai); Lonne Elder ...
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1 Magazine Cover Photo |
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6' 2½" (1.89 m)
Did You Know?
[2010, on An Officer and a Gentleman
(1982)] When I went in for that part, I don't know what my agent said, but when I knocked on the door, he looked at me and said, "You've got the part". I didn't have to do anything. It was a case of "be careful what you ask for", because now that I've got the part, I've really got to deliver the goods. I took 30 days and went down to San Diego, where I studied...
Along with Stacy Keach
, he was one of two actors considered for the role of the SGC's new commanding officer, General Hank Landry, on Stargate SG-1
(1997). The role instead went to Beau Bridges
, however Gossett was cast as a Jaffa leader named Gerak.
Deep, commanding voice.