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Mario Van Peebles

Mario Van Peebles is a highly regarded director, actor, producer and writer. His directorial skills can be seen in the retelling of the epic mini-series "Roots" starring Forest Whitaker and Matthew Goode. Van Pebbles has directed award-winning shows such as the recent hit "Empire" and "The Last Ship," as well as "Sons of Anarchy," "Lost," "Damages...

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Jan 15, 1957 In Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Run the Race
Latest Project:
Movie Armed 2017-10-18

7 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Baadasssss!
Poster of Ali
Poster of New Jack City
Poster of One Life to Live
Series Snoop & Son: A Dad's Dream Unknown 2018
Movie The Real Malcolm X Unknown 2018
Movie Run the Race Pastor Baker 2018
Movie South Bronx Heroes Unknown 2018
Movie Way Black When Unknown 2018
Series Living with Ed Unknown 2017-09-06
Series Boss Unknown 2017-09-22
Series Nashville Unknown 2017-10-16
Series Monday Mornings Unknown 2017-10-15
Series The Finder Unknown 2017-10-13
Movie Bring Your 'A' Game Himself - Director 2017-09-30
Movie Armed Chief 2017-10-18
Movie USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage Unknown 2016-10-14
Series Roots Unknown 2016-05-30
Movie Harlem World: A Walk Inside Himself 2016-12-01
Movie Submerged Hector 2016-02-12
Movie That's Black Entertainment: Actors Host 2016-12-01
Movie For Justice Ben Tolan 2015
Series Empire Unknown 2015-01-07
Movie Mantervention Steve 2014-08-01
Movie Red Sky Jason Cutter 2014-03-13
Series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Unknown 2014-04-27
Series The Last Ship Unknown 2014-06-22
Series Chicago P.D. Unknown 2014-01-08
Movie Drumline: A New Beat Mr. Bolton 2014-10-27
Series Hand of God Unknown 2014-08-28
Series Being Mary Jane Unknown 2013-07-02
Movie 44th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2013-02-01
Series Zero Hour Unknown 2013-02-01
Movie 2013 Soul Train Awards Unknown 2013-11-08
Movie We the Party Sutton 2012-04-06
Movie American Warships Captain James Winston 2012-05-15
Movie All Things Fall Apart Unknown 2011-03-05
Series Big Morning Buzz Live Unknown 2011-05-09
Movie 5th & Alameda Trevor 2011-04-09
Movie Tied to a Chair Billy Rust 2011-05-27
Series Once Upon a Time Unknown 2011-10-23
Movie Herschel Narrator 2011-09-07
Series Way Black When: Primetime Himself 2011-01-31
Movie Redemption Road Unknown 2010-04-17
Movie Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright Agent Hobbs 2010-12-07
Series Hellcats Unknown 2010-09-08
Movie Fair Game? Himself 2010
Movie Multiple Sarcasms Rocky 2010-04-08
Movie Confessionsofa Ex-Doofus-ItchyFooted Mutha Pirate Captain 2009-08-21
Movie Spiritual Liberation Unknown 2009-01-01
Series The Mo'Nique Show Unknown 2009-10-01
Series Mario's Green House Unknown 2009
Movie A Letter to Dad Norman 2009-07-27
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2008
Movie Sharpshooter Flick 2008-01-27
Series Sons of Anarchy Unknown 2008-09-03
Movie In the Living Years Norman 2008-11-01
Movie The BET Honors Unknown 2008-02-22
Series Damages Unknown 2007-07-24
Movie Paris, je t'aime Unknown 2007-06-15
Movie The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Unknown 2007-06-15
Movie The 2006 Black Movie Awards Unknown 2006-10-18
Movie Hard Luck Captain Davis 2006-10-17
Series The Game Unknown 2006-10-01
Series Secret's Out Unknown 2006-09-01
Movie AFI's 100 Years... 100 Cheers: America's Most Inspiring Movies Unknown 2006-06-14
Series Black in the 80s Unknown 2005
Movie A Trumpet at the Walls of Jericho Quotes 2005
Movie Road to 'New Jack City' Himself 2005-08-23
Movie Carlito's Way: Rise to Power Earl 2005-12-01
Movie 36th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2005-03-25
Movie Unstoppable: Conversation with Melvin Van Peebles, Gordon Parks, and Ossie Davis Himself 2005-02-13
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Carlito's Way: Rise to Power - Making of Documentary Himself 2005-09-27
Movie How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (and Enjoy It) Unknown 2005-04-07
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2005
Movie The 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards Unknown 2005-02-26
Movie Baadasssss! Melvin Van Peebles 2005-03-17
Movie The First Amendment Project: Poetic License Himself - presenter 2004-05-12
Movie The Story Behind Baadasssss!: The Birth of Black Cinema Himself 2004-09-14
Movie Crown Heights Unknown 2004-02-16
Movie The Hebrew Hammer Mohammed Ali Paula Abdul Rahim 2004-03-25
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Series Lost Unknown 2004-09-22
Series I Love the '90s Unknown 2004-07-12
Movie Gang of Roses Unknown 2003-10-10
Movie The Street Lawyer Mordecai Green 2003
Series NCIS Unknown 2003-09-23
Movie 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out Henry Jones 2003-06-05
Movie 10,000 Black Men Named George Ashley Totten 2002-02-24
Movie Fiona Detective Winston Cates 2002
Movie That's Black Entertainment: Westerns Host 2002-12-06
Series Robbery Homicide Division Unknown 2002-09-27
Movie That's Black Entertainment: Comedians Unknown 2002
Movie 33rd NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2002-03-01
Series Anatomy of a Scene Unknown 2001
Movie Guardian Detective Kross 2001-09-22
Movie The Making of 'Ali' Unknown 2001-12-01
Movie Ali Malcolm X 2001-12-25
Movie Sally Hemings: An American Scandal James Hemings 2000-02-13
Movie Love Kills Poe Finklestein 2000-06-06
Series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Movie Acapulco Black Film Festival Unknown 2000
Movie Blowback Insp. Don Morrell 2000-03-10
Movie Raw Nerve Detective Blair Valdez 2000-02-29
Movie Judgment Day Thomas Payne 1999-11-12
Movie Standing Knockdown Unknown 1999
Movie Protector Jack Valentine 1998-01-12
Series Mama Flora's Family Luke 1998-09-17
Series Martial Law Unknown 1998-09-26
Movie Killers in the House Rodney Sawyer 1998-11-11
Series Rude Awakening Unknown 1998-08-01
Movie Los Locos Chance 1997-12-20
Movie Big Guns Talk: The Story of the Western Unknown 1997-07-27
Movie Riot Turner 1997-04-27
Movie Crazy Six Dirty Mao 1997-11-01
Movie Stag Michael Barnes 1997-06-27
Series Strangers Unknown 1996
Movie The Last Great American Gold Heist Himself - Host 1996-12-01
Movie Solo Solo 1996-08-23
Movie Gang in Blue Michael Rhoades 1996-09-08
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Series The Outer Limits Captain William Clark 1995-03-26
Movie Panther Unknown 1995-05-03
Series Lauren Hutton and... Unknown 1995-09-11
Series The Anti Gravity Room Unknown 1995-11-03
Movie Highlander: The Final Dimension Kane 1995-01-27
Movie The 9th Annual Soul Train Music Awards Unknown 1995-03-13
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie Gunmen Cole Parker 1994-02-04
Movie 26th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1994-01-05
Movie The 1994 Annual Diversity Awards Unknown 1994-09-20
Movie Ebony's 15th Annual Black Achievement Awards Unknown 1994-04-23
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Posse Jesse Lee 1993-05-14
Movie Full Eclipse Max Dire 1993-11-27
Movie The 14th Annual CableACE Awards Unknown 1993-01-17
Movie 25th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1993-01-16
Movie The 7th Annual Soul Train Music Awards Unknown 1993-03-09
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Series Living Single Unknown 1993-08-22
Movie The 13th Annual American Black Achievement Awards Unknown 1992-01-11
Series The Howard Stern Interview Unknown 1992-11-27
Movie In the Line of Duty: Street War Raymond Williamson 1992-05-11
Movie Stompin' at the Savoy Walter 1992-04-12
Movie New Jack City Stone 1991-03-08
Movie The 5th Annual Soul Train Music Awards Unknown 1991-03-12
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Series The Chuck Woolery Show Unknown 1991-09-16
Movie A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story Ricky Bell 1991-04-02
Series Ebony/Jet Showcase Unknown 1991
Series Family Figures Unknown 1990
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Movie Blue Bayou Unknown 1990-01-15
Movie Story of a People: The Black Road to Hollywood Unknown 1990-01-01
Series The Marsha Warfield Show Unknown 1990-03-26
Series In Living Color Unknown 1990-04-15
Series Tonight Live with Steve Vizard Unknown 1990-09-05
Series Gabriel's Fire Unknown 1990-09-12
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Series American Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts Unknown 1989-11-02
Series Top of the Hill Unknown 1989-09-21
Movie Identity Crisis Chilly D 1989-09-15
Movie 21st NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1989-01-01
Movie 20th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 1988-01-01
Movie The 9th Annual American Black Achievement Awards Unknown 1988-01-01
Movie The Child Saver None 1988-01-18
Series Sonny Spoon Sonny Spoon 1988-02-12
Movie Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Unknown 1988-11-01
Series Wiseguy Unknown 1987-09-16
Movie Jaws: The Revenge Jake 1987-07-17
Movie The Facts of Life Down Under David Johnson 1987-02-15
Series 21 Jump Street Unknown 1987-04-12
Movie Behind the Scenes with 'Jaws: The Revenge' Himself 1987-07-10
Movie Hotshot Winston 1987-01-23
Series Siskel & Ebert Unknown 1986-09-13
Movie Last Resort Pino 1986-04-01
Movie 3:15 Unknown 1986-01-31
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Movie D.C. Cops Cliff Dickerson 1986-08-27
Movie Heartbreak Ridge Stitch 1986-12-05
Series The New Hollywood Squares Unknown 1986-09-15
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie Rappin' John Hood 1985-05-10
Movie Children of the Night Roy Spanish 1985-10-26
Movie Delivery Boys Spider 1985-04-01
Movie The Cotton Club Unknown 1984-12-14
Movie Exterminator 2 X 1984-09-14
Series The Cosby Show Unknown 1984-09-20
Series CBS Schoolbreak Special Unknown 1984-01-23
Series The Sophisticated Gents Nicholas 1981-08-28
Movie Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song Young Sweetback / Kid 1973-03-22
Series Soul Train Unknown 1971-10-02
Movie Crosscurrent Raphael 1971-11-19
Series All My Children Unknown 1970-01-05
Series One Life to Live Unknown 1968-07-15