Nick LaTour

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Nick LaTour
BornEdgar Daniel Nixon, Jr.
August 1, 1928
Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
DiedFebruary 28, 2011 (aged 82)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Other namesNick La Tour
OccupationActor
Years active1974–2011
 
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Nick LaTour
BornEdgar Daniel Nixon, Jr.
August 1, 1928
Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
DiedFebruary 28, 2011 (aged 82)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Other namesNick La Tour
OccupationActor
Years active1974–2011

Edgar Daniel Nixon, Jr. (August 1, 1928[1][2] – February 28, 2011),[3] better known by his stage name Nick LaTour, was an American television, film, and stage actor. LaTour was the son of African American civil rights leader Edgar Nixon.[4] On February 28, 2011, LaTour died of cancer at the age of 82.[3]

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1976The JeffersonsReverend Perry1 episode
1976Good TimesReverend Gordon1 episode
1977Quincy, M.E.Wilson1 episode
1977What's Happening!!Reverend Bailey1 episode
1978KingMan #1Miniseries
1978Baby, I'm BackJustice of the Peace
Minister
2 episodes
1979The White ShadowSkycap1 episode
1985Berrenger'sJanitor1 episode
1986Highway to HeavenBill/Janitor1 episode
1987Big Bad Mama IIDoc Robey
1987–1990227New Guard
Reverend Pinckney
2 episodes
1988Fatal JudgmentEddieTelevision movie
1989In the Heat of the NightTravis Hawnwell1 episode
1989Homer and EddieBar Customer
1990Beauty and the BeastClarence1 episode
1990Tales from the CryptDoctor1 episode
1990Good Grief1 episode
1990Cold Dog SoupThe Bokor
1992Deep CoverRepublican Congressman
1993MartinMan in Audience #11 episode
1994SeinfeldGrandpa1 episode
1994Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanFerris Wheel Operator1 episode
1994Don Juan DeMarcoNicholas, the Doorman
1995Murder, She WroteCharlie1 episode
1996EROld Man at Fire1 episode
1996Hangin' with Mr. CooperMilkbone1 episode
1996Married... with ChildrenOld Man1 episode
1996Jingle All the WayCountermanCredited as Nick La Tour
1997SprungDancing Older Man
1997Living SingleChurch Man1 episode
1997NYPD BlueLee1 episode
1998The Gregory Hines ShowJunior1 episode
1998The Steve Harvey ShowMr. Austin1 episode
1998The Jamie Foxx ShowSanta Claus1 episode
1999CluelessReverend Mayo1 episode
1999The Parent 'HoodOld Man1 episode
2000Touched by an AngelPepper1 episode
2000The DistrictBaptist Minister1 episode
2002The Rosa Parks StoryOld Boycott ManTelevision movie
2002Any Day Now1 episode
2003A.U.S.A.Fitzie1 episode
2004The Tracy Morgan ShowMr. Rooney1 episode
2008The Sarah Silverman ProgramMr. Ivy1 episode
2010Elevator GirlHarryTelevision movie
2011EagleheartHomeless Man1 episode

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ a b Okarmus, Matt (2011-03-02). "Singer/actor LaTour, 84, dies in Los Angeles". montgomeryadvertiser.com. Retrieved 7 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "E.D. Nixon". encyclopediaofalabama.org. Retrieved 6 December 2009. 

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