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Garrett Morris

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Garrett Gonzalez Morris (born February 1, 1937 height 5' 8" (1,73 m)) is an Americancomedian and actor. He was part of the original cast of the sketch comedy program Saturday Night Live, appearing from 1975 to 1980. Morris was a church-choir singer from his youth, trained at the Juilliard School of Music, and graduated from Dillard University in 1958. Early in his career, he soloed with the Harry Belafonte singers. He performed in a number of Broadwaymusicals, including Hallelujah, Baby! and Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death. He also appeared as a high school teacher in the 1975 film Cooley High. He had a small role as a police sergeant in The Anderson Tapes (1970). Morris also lived in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he worked as a postal carrier.


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Born:
Feb 1, 1937 In New Orleans - Louisiana - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
30
First Appeared:
In the movie The Anderson Tapes 1971-06-17
Latest Project:
movie Ant-Man 2015-07-14
Known For
Poster of Pawn Shop
Poster of Psych
Filmography
Movie Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special Himself 2015-02-15
Movie Ant-Man Taxi Driver 2015-07-14
Movie Pawn Shop Rey 2012-02-10
Movie Valley of the Sun Joe 2011-01-01
Movie Pickin' and Grinnin' Richard A. Trophey 2010-04-17
Series Robotomy Helicopter Junkie 2010-10-25
Movie Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Himself 2009-01-01
Movie The Longshots Reverend Pratt 2008-08-22
Series Psych Clizby 2006-07-07
Movie The Amityville Horror 2005-04-15
Movie Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dan Aykroyd Various Characters 2005-09-06
Movie Jackpot Lester Irving 2001-07-26
Movie Little Richard Carl Rainey 2000-02-20
Series Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie Palmer's Pick Up Tom 1999-02-09
Movie Twin Falls Idaho 1999-07-30
Movie Black Scorpion II: Aftershock Argyle 1997-05-13
Movie Black Rose of Harlem Wisdom 1996-03-01
Series The Jamie Foxx Show 1996-08-28
Movie Santa with Muscles Clayton 1996-11-08
Movie Black Scorpion Argyle 1995-08-22
Movie Severed Ties Stripes 1992-09-02
Series Roc 1991-08-25
Movie The Underachievers Dummont 1988-06-01
Movie The Stuff 'Chocolate Chip' Charlie W. Hobbs 1985-06-14
Series Hunter Sporty James 1984-09-18
Movie How to Beat the High Co$t of Living Power & Light Man 1980-07-11
Movie Behind Convent Walls Earl Washington 1978-02-01
Movie Car Wash Wash Guy - Slide 1976-10-22
Movie The Anderson Tapes Officer Everson 1971-06-17