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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:
Series Boss 2017-12-18

7 wins & 12 nominations.

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