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Bill Nunn
Born October 20, 1953 (1953-10-20) (age 56)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1988–present
Spouse(s) Donna Nunn

William G. "Bill" Nunn III (born October 20, 1953) is an American actor.

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Biography

Early life

Nunn was born in Brooklyn,New York, the son of William G. Nunn, Jr., a well-known journalist and editor at the Pittsburgh Courier, as well as an NFL scout.[1] Nunn's paternal grandfather was the first African American football player at George Westinghouse High School.[2]

Nunn was a 1970 graduate of Schenley High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[3] Nunn graduated in 1976 from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia.[4]

Career

Nunn made his acting debut in the 1988 Spike Lee film School Daze, and is perhaps best known for his roles as Radio Raheem in Lee's Do the Right Thing and as Nino Brown's verbally challenged bodyguard Duh Duh Duh Man in New Jack City.

Some of his other film credits include Lee's Mo' Better Blues and He Got Game, as well as Regarding Henry, Sister Act, Canadian Bacon, The Last Seduction, Things To Do In Denver When You're Dead, New Jack City, Runaway Jury, Spider-Man trilogy (as Joseph "Robbie" Robertson), Firehouse Dog, the television series The Job, Randy and The Mob, and A Raisin in the Sun, adapted for TV.

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