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Ernest Perry Jr.

Ernest Perry Jr. is an actor, known for Liar Liar (1997), The Color of Money (1986) and Roll Bounce (2005). See full bio »

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Known For

Liar Liar Bailiff
The Color of Money Eye Doctor
Roll Bounce Donald Robinson
Running Scared Adam Robertson


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 2019 Proven Innocent (TV Series)
Harvey Birkbeck
- Pilot (2019) ... Harvey Birkbeck
 2018 Animator
Abe the Barber
 2015-2018 Chicago P.D. (TV Series)
Reginald / Willy
- Breaking Point (2018) ... Reginald
- We Don't Work Together Anymore (2015) ... Willy
 2018 The Chi (TV Series)
- Pilot (2018) ... Reverend
 2016 Untitled Lena Waithe Project (TV Movie)
Dr. Rustin
 2008 The Express
 2008 The Promotion
Man in Audience (as Ernst Perry Jr.)
 2005 The Trouble with Dee Dee
Poker Player #2
 2005 Roll Bounce
Donald Robinson
 2002 The Last Frontier (Short)
TV Man
 2002 Love Liza
 1999 Turks (TV Series)
Raymond Fonvil
- About Number Ten (1999) ... Raymond Fonvil
 1997 Liar Liar
 1996 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Admiral Charles Whatley
- Rapture (1996) ... Admiral Charles Whatley
 1996 ER (TV Series)
Gus, Healthmobile Driver / Server
- Ghosts (1996) ... Gus, Healthmobile Driver
- True Lies (1996) ... Server
 1996 Dunston Checks In
 1995 The Fifteen Minute Hamlet (Short)
Claudius / Polonius
 1995 Courthouse (TV Series)
Roy Lee Williams
- Pilot (1995) ... Roy Lee Williams
 1992 In the Shadow of a Killer (TV Movie)
Leon Wilson
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie)
Handcuffed Black Man (as Earnest Perry Jr.)
 1991 Cold Justice
 1991 A Rage in Harlem
 1989 Howard Beach: Making a Case for Murder (TV Movie)
Clayton Barry
 1986 Unnatural Causes (TV Movie)
 1986 The Color of Money
Eye Doctor
 1986 Running Scared
Adam Robertson
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Man in Line
- The Chicago Connection (1985) ... Man in Line
 1985 Lady Blue (TV Series)
- Pilot (1985) ... Snowman
 1983 The Big Score

Personal Details

Other Works:

(April 19 to May 15, 2005) He played Troy Maxson in August Wilson's play, "Fences," in a Brown-Forman Series production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with José Ramón Rosario (Jim Bono); Stephanie Berry (Rose); Brian Anthony Wilson (Lyons); Ray Anthony Thomas (Gabriel); Bowman Wright (Cory) and ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Earnest Perry Jr. | Ernst Perry Jr.

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He was nominated for a 1993 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Principal Role in a Play for "Puddin 'n Pete" at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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