Harry Belafonte

BirthDay:

01 Mar 1927

BirthPlace:

New York City, New York, USA

BirthName:

Harold George Belafonte Jr.

Bio:

Harold George Belafonte was born in New York City. He attended George Washington High School, where he was on the track team. In 1944 he left high school and joined the Navy. His wife, Julie Robinson, was a featured dancer in Katherine Dunham's dance troupe. Both Harry and Julie were, and still are, extremely active in the civil rights struggle.
Filmography

Actor ( 139 credits )

Mr. SOUL! (2018) Himself
Selma (2014) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Birth of the Living Dead (2013) Himself (archive footage)
Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You (2013) Himself
The Sixties (2013)  Himself - Petula Clark Special (1 episode, 2014)
The Last White Knight (2012) Himself
OnePeople: The Celebration (2012) Himself - Performer / Civil Rights Activist
Hava Nagila: The Movie (2012) Himself
The MLK Streets Project (2012) Commentary
Austropop-Legenden (2012)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2016)
Under African Skies (2012) Himself
Scales of Injustice (2012) Himself
Tony Curtis: Driven to Stardom (2011) Himself
Zero Percent (2011) Himself
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (2011) Himself (voice)
Piers Morgan Tonight (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Mama Africa (2011) Himself (archive footage)
Sing Your Song (2011) Himself
Rise Like Lions (2011) Himself
Have You Heard from Johannesburg: Free at Last (2010) Himself (archive footage)
When I Rise (2010) Himself
Motherland (2010) Himself
In Confidence (2010)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)
American Renegade: Confessions of a Radical Humanist (2009) Himself
Soundtrack for a Revolution (2009) Himself - Interviewee
William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe (2009) Himself
The Power of Their Song: The Untold Story of Latin America's New Song Movement (2008) Himself
Bobby (2006) Nelson
Mo & Me (2006) Himself - Interviewee
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (2006)  Himself (unknown episodes)
Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop (2006)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2006)
That's What I'm Talking About (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
History in Focus (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Breathe (2005) Spokesperson
The Colbert Report (2005)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
Les grands du rire (2005)  Himself (archive footage) (1 episode, 2007)
Voices Among Us (2005)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)
Ladders (2004) Narrator (voice)
Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism (2004) Himself (archive footage)
Tanner on Tanner (2004)  Himself (2 episodes, 2004)
Tavis Smiley (2004)  Himself (10 episodes, 2004-2011)
TV One on One (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Conakry Kas (2004) Himself
Real Time with Bill Maher (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Get Up, Stand Up (2003)  Himself - Interviewee (2 episodes, 2003)
XXI Century (2003)  Himself - Actor & Singer (2 episodes, 2003)
Die Lugners (2003)  Himself - Wiener Opernball, 1992 (archive footage) (1
Menschen bei Maischberger (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Gero von Boehm begegnet... (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Fidel (2001) Himself
Democracy Now! (2001)  Himself (6 episodes, 2010-2014)
Mein Leben (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Raymann is laat (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist (1998) Himself
PB&J Otter (1998)  Ice Moose (1 episode, 1999)
Sabine Christiansen (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Corazón de... (1997)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Kansas City (1996) Seldom Seen
The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1996)  Himself (1 episode, 1996)
White Man's Burden (1995) Thaddeus Thomas
Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream (1995) Himself
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)  Magician (1 episode, 1995)
Mitomanía (1995)  Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Ready to Wear (1994) Himself
Willemsens Woche (1994)  Himself (1 episode, 1997)
Intimate Portrait (1993)  Himself (2 episodes, 1998-2002)
The Player (1992) Himself
Querida Concha (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 1993)
Charlie Rose (1991)  Himself - Guest (5 episodes, 1996-2011)
DAS! (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
The Arsenio Hall Show (1989)  Himself (1 episode, 1990)
We Shall Overcome (1989) Narrator
Beetlejuice (1988) The Balladeer (voice) (uncredited)
Sidewalks Entertainment (1988)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1988)  Himself (2 episodes, 1988)
Live! Dick Clark Presents (1988)  Himself (1 episode, 1988)
Biography (1987)  Himself - Actor (1 episode, 1997)
Sábado noche (1987)  Himself (1 episode, 1988)
American Masters (1985)  Himself (4 episodes, 1996-2007)
Larry King Live (1985)  Himself (2 episodes, 2006-2009)
Hamburg Journal (1985)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Cinema 3 (1984)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Roots of Rhythm (1984)  Host (3 episodes, 1984)
Der schönste Traum (1984) Himself
Sag nein (1983)
Drei Lieder (1983) Himself
A veces miro mi vida (1982) Himself
Ebony/Jet Showcase (1982)  Himself (1 episode, 1983)
Champs-Elysées (1982)  Himself (1 episode, 1988)
exclusiv (1982)  Himself (1 episode, 1984)
Wetten, dass..? (1981)  Interpret (1 episode, 1984)
Fundi: The Story of Ella Baker (1981) Himself (voice)
Heut' abend (1980)  Himself (1 episode, 1980)
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars (1980)  Himself (1 episode, 1988)
Auf los geht's los (1977)  Himself & his Orchestra (1 episode, 1983)
The Muppet Show (1976)  Himself - Special Guest Star (1 episode, 1979)
Numéro 1 (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1979)
Uptown Saturday Night (1974) Geechie Dan Beauford
The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People (1973) (1 episode, 1974)
Buck and the Preacher (1972) Preacher
The Julie Andrews Hour (1972)  Himself (2 episodes, 1972)
The New Bill Cosby Show (1972)  Himself (1 episode, 1972)
Great Performances (1971)  Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1994-1997)
V.I.P.-Schaukel (1971)  Himself (1 episode, 1973)
The Angel Levine (1970) Alexander Levine
King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970) Himself
Flip (1970)  Himself (1 episode, 1973)
The Real Tom Kennedy Show (1970)  Himself (1 episode, 1970)
Film Night (1970)  Himself (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
Sesame Street (1969)  Himself (1 episode, 1982)
The David Frost Show (1969)  Himself (1 episode, 1970)
The Dick Cavett Show (1968)  Himself (3 episodes, 1970-1972)
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967)  Himself (3 episodes, 1968)
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967)  Himself (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
New York, New York (1967)  Himself (2 episodes, 1981-1984)
ABC Stage 67 (1966)  Himself (1 episode, 1967)
Cinema (1964)  Himself (1 episode, 1972)
The Danny Kaye Show (1963)  Himself (1 episode, 1965)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962)  Himself - Guest Host / ... (8 episodes, 1968-1992)
The Merv Griffin Show (1962)  Himself / ... (3 episodes, 1962-1970)
The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959) Ralph Burton
Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) Johnny Ingram
The Bell Telephone Hour (1959)  Himself - Singer (5 episodes, 1959-1965)
The Revlon Revue (1959)  Himself (1 episode, 1959)
Island in the Sun (1957) David Boyeur
The Heart of Show Business (1957) Himself
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956)  Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1958)
Front Row Center (1955) (1 episode, 1955)
Carmen Jones (1954) Joe
The Nat King Cole Show (1954)  Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1957)
Bright Road (1953) Mr. Williams - School Principal
General Electric Theater (1953)  Vince (1 episode, 1955)
Person to Person (1953)  Himself (1 episode, 1959)
The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950)  Himself - Singer (3 episodes, 1955)
What's My Line? (1950)  Himself - Mystery Guest / ... (6 episodes, 1955-1966)
Cavalcade of Stars (1949)  Himself - Guest Vocalist (1 episode, 1951)
Sugar Hill Times (1949)  Himself (5 episodes, 1949)
The Ed Sullivan Show (1948)  Himself / ... (8 episodes, 1953-1964)
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (1948)  Himself (1 episode, 1961)

Producer ( 6 credits )

Beat Street (1984) producer
Buck and the Preacher (1972) producer (uncredited)
The Angel Levine (1970) producer (uncredited)
ABC Stage 67 (1966) executive producer (1 episode, 1967)
The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959) producer (uncredited)
Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) co-producer (uncredited)