Louis Gossett Jr

May 27, 1936
Brooklyn, New York, USA


Louis Gossett Jr. ranks as one of the most respected African-American actors of stage, screen, and television. Tall, lanky, and bald-pated, Gossett was a basketball player in high school until a leg injury benched him and his interest turned toward acting. In 1953, at the age of 17, Gossett made his Broadway debut in Take a Giant Step, and ended up with… More


Louis Gossett Jr Videos

The Perfect Game
2 minutes 21 seconds
The Grace Card
2 minutes 15 seconds
Boiling Pot
2 minutes 51 seconds
The Dependables
2 minutes 36 seconds

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