Robert Guillaume

Birthday:

11/30/1927

Place of birth:

St. Louis, Missouri, USA:

Biography:

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Robert "Bob" Guillaume (November 30, 1927 – October 24, 2017) was an American stage and television actor, best known for his role as Benson Du Bois on the TV-series Soap and the spin-off Benson, voicing the mandrill Rafiki in The Lion King and as Isaac Jaffe on Sports Night. In a career that spanned more than 50 years he worked extensively on stage (including a Tony Award nomination), television (including winning two Emmy Awards), and film. Description above from the Wikipedia article Robert Guillaume, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Film Credits

Columbus Circle (2012)
as Howard Miles
Satin (2011)
as Doc
The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry (2008)
as Mr. Barnes
Panic in the Skies (2006)
as Rob Barnes
The Lion King 1½ (2004)
as Rafiki (voice)
Big Fish (2003)
as Older Dr. Bennett
Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives (2003)
as
13th Child (2002)
as Riley
The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina (2002)
as Ben (voice)
The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
as Mr. Thicknose (voice)
The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (1998)
as Rafiki (voice)
His Bodyguard (1998)
as Garrett
Run for the Dream: The Gail Devers Story (1996)
as Reverend Devers
Spy Hard (1996)
as Agent Steve Bishop
The Lion King (1994)
as Rafiki (voice)
The Meteor Man (1993)
as Ted Reed
Mastergate (1992)
as Senator Sellers
Death Warrant (1990)
as Hawkins
Fire and Rain (1989)
as Carter
The Penthouse (1989)
as Eugene St. Clair
Lean On Me (1989)
as Dr. Frank Napier
They Still Call Me Bruce (1987)
as V.A. Officer Johnson
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987)
as Philmore Walker
Christmas (1986)
as John Grin
Prince Jack (1985)
as Martin Luther King
The Kid With the 200 I.Q. (1983)
as Professor Jason Mills
The Kid with the Broken Halo (1982)
as Blake
Purlie (1981)
as
Seems Like Old Times (1980)
as Fred
The Kid from Left Field (1979)
as Larry Cooper
Super Fly T.N.T. (1973)
as Jordan Gaines

TV Series Credits

Century City (2004)
as
8 Simple Rules (2002)
as
The Proud Family (2001)
as
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
as
Sports Night (1998)
as Isaac Jaffe
Pandora's Clock (1996)
as Ambassador Lee Lancaster
Promised Land (1996)
as
Moesha (1996)
as
Timon & Pumbaa (1995)
as
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)
as Narrator
Children of the Dust (1995)
as Mossburger
Touched by an Angel (1994)
as
Diagnosis: Murder (1993)
as Father Morrissey
Saved by the Bell: The College Years (1993)
as
Jack's Place (1992)
as
Fish Police (1992)
as
Pacific Station (1991)
as Detective Bob Ballard
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
as Pete Fletcher
The Robert Guillaume Show (1989)
as
L.A. Law (1986)
as
North and South (1985)
as
Hotel (1983)
as
Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters (1980)
as
Benson (1979)
as Benson DuBois
The Love Boat (1977)
as
Soap (1977)
as Benson DuBois
Saturday Night Live (1975)
as Host
The Jeffersons (1975)
as
Good Times (1974)
as
Sanford and Son (1972)
as
All in the Family (1971)
as
Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)
as
Julia (1968)
as
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962)
as
Christmas (1986)
Director
The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins (1984)
Executive Producer