Avon Long

Jun 18, 1910

Bio: Avon Long was a renowned African-American performer who, as a film actor, enjoyed two distinct periods of work in Hollywood, each reflecting the racial sensibilities of the particular era involved. Long was born in Baltimore, MD, in 1910. He was drawn to performing at an early age. He first broke into fame at the Cotton Club in New York in the mid-'30s. Lena Horne… More


Avon Long Videos

Trading Places
3 minutes 55 seconds
The Sting
2 minutes 15 seconds
Ziegfeld Follies
3 minutes 32 seconds
Finian's Rainbow
3 minutes 3 seconds
Romance On The High Seas
2 minutes 21 seconds

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