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They Call Me Sirr (2001)

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Sirr Parker, raised in tough South Central Los Angeles, was abandoned by his junkie mother and raised by his grandmother until Coach Griffin takes him under his wing at Locke High School. ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Derwin Jordan ... Scout
Dexter Bell ... Albright
Alonso Oyarzun Alonso Oyarzun ... Gonzales
Martin Villafana Martin Villafana ... Wiz
Tyson Fennell Tyson Fennell ... Donyea
Jordan Fennell Jordan Fennell ... Donyea
Jackie Richardson Jackie Richardson ... Grams
Karen Robinson ... Aunt Jackie
Doron Bell ... Dante
K.C. Collins ... Damian (as Chris Collins)
Novie Edwards ... Sharon
Kyle Kass Kyle Kass ... Young Sirr (as Kyle Kassardjian)
Kente Scott ... Sirr Parker
Michael Clarke Duncan ... Coach Griffin
Trevonne Chung Trevonne Chung ... 6 year old Sirr
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Sirr Parker, raised in tough South Central Los Angeles, was abandoned by his junkie mother and raised by his grandmother until Coach Griffin takes him under his wing at Locke High School. Meant to be an inspirational story, the former Texas A&M standout was signed as a 1998 undrafted rookie free agent by the San Diego Chargers and makes the practice squad but was waived and signed by two more teams before he finally switched positions and stuck with the Cincinnati Bengals for the last three games of the 2000 season. He was then released for a very minor violation of team off-season rules regarding place of residence. Written by sandlot3

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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2 October 2007 (Australia) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Decent TV Movie
27 December 2001 | by rzmaslinSee all my reviews

"They Call Me Sirr" is decent TV movie with a good performance by Michael Clarke Duncan. Make no mistake, this is no "Boyz in the Hood", but I was entertained. Do not expect the type of plot development that we would find in a feature.


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