Lorenzo Tucker

Birthday
Jun 27, 1907

Bio:

Handsome African-American actor Lorenzo Tucker played romantic leads in the 1928-1934 films of Oscar Micheaux. At the peak of his career, Tucker was billed as "the Black Valentino." Before becoming an actor, Tucker attended Temple University and studied photography in trade school. He got his start on-stage appearing with Bessie Smith on a number of… More

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