Bernie Hamilton

Jun 12, 1928


One of the postwar "new breed" of African-American actors, Bernie Hamilton wasn't about to settle for subservient roles when he entered films. He started off well in the role of Ernie, one of several black ballplayers in The Jackie Robinson Story (1950), and managed to maintain his integrity thereafter in a motion-picture world that was not politely… More


Bernie Hamilton Videos

Scream Blacula Scream
2 minutes 58 seconds
The Losers
2 minutes 4 seconds
The Swimmer
3 minutes 42 seconds
Captain Sindbad
30 seconds
Carmen Jones
3 minutes 47 seconds

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