Ivan Dixon

Birthday
Apr 6, 1931

Bio:

Forceful African American leading man Ivan Dixon first commanded notice from theatergoers for his performance in the 1957 Broadway play The Cave Dwellers. He entered films as Sidney Poiter's double and stand-in with Something of Value (1957) and The Defiant Ones (1958), ultimately sharing scenes with Poitier in Porgy and Bess (1959) and Raisin in the… More

Filmography

Ivan Dixon Videos

A Raisin In The Sun
3 minutes 46 seconds
A Patch Of Blue
2 minutes 1 seconds
Nothing But A Man
1 minutes 15 seconds
Something Of Value
3 minutes 15 seconds

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