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Harry Belafonte

Harold George Belafonte was born on March 1, 1927 in New York City. He was educated at the New York Dramatic Workshop. He grew up in Jamaica, British West Indies, and did folk-singing in nightclubs and theaters, and on television and records. His debut was at the Village Vanguard in New York. Also, he appeared in the Broadway revues "John Murray ...

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Mar 1, 1927 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Nat King Cole: The Incomparable Nat King Cole Volume 2
Latest Project:
Series In Confidence 2017-12-14

Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 10 wins & 7 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Sing Your Song
Poster of When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
Poster of The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson
Poster of Free to Be... You & Me
Series Live! Dick Clark Presents Unknown 2018
Movie Mr. SOUL! Unknown 2018
Movie Scales of Injustice Himself 2018
Movie Rise Like Lions Himself 2018
Movie Odds Against Tomorrow Unknown 2018
Movie Beat Street Unknown 2018
Series History in Focus Unknown 2018
Movie Lead Belly: Life, Legend, Legacy Unknown 2018
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Himself - Honoree 2018
Series In Confidence Unknown 2017-12-14
Movie I Am Not Your Negro Himself 2017-02-17
Movie Bobby: The Making of an American Epic Himself 2017-12-08
Series So You Think You Can Dance Unknown 2017-12-08
Series Mein Leben Unknown 2017-11-27
Movie 2000 Essence Awards Himself 2017-11-16
Movie Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart Himself 2017-10-14
Series XXI Century Himself - Actor & Singer 2017-11-03
Movie 17 Seventeen Unknown 2017-02-20
Movie Tony Curtis: Driven to Stardom Himself 2016-03-21
Movie The 25 Songs of Christmas Unknown 2016-12-01
Movie Ripple of Hope Awards Himself 2016-12-06
Movie Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark Himself 2016-10-09
Series Democracy Now! Unknown 2016
Movie Against the Wall Unknown 2016
Series Les grands du rire Unknown 2016
Movie The 87th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2015-02-22
Series Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Himself 2015-04-05
Movie Listen to Me Marlon Unknown 2015-07-29
Series Lip Sync Battle Unknown 2015-04-02
Movie Marsha Hunt's Sweet Adversity Unknown 2015
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2015
Movie Selma Unknown 2015-01-09
Series Sidewalks Entertainment Unknown 2014
Series Who's Doing the Dishes? Unknown 2014-09-01
Movie Nas: Time Is Illmatic Unknown 2014-10-03
Movie CBS News: 50 Years Later, Civil Rights Himself 2014-07-24
Movie Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee Himself 2014-06-22
Series Politics Nation with Al Sharpton Unknown 2013
Movie The Square Unknown 2013
Movie Hava Nagila: The Movie Himself 2013-10-17
Movie The March Himself 2013-08-27
Movie Violet & Daisy Unknown 2013-06-06
Movie Birth of the Living Dead Himself 2013-10-18
Movie Danny Boy: The Ballad That Bewitched the World Himself 2013-11-11
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors Himself 2013-12-29
Series The Sixties Unknown 2013-11-22
Movie The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Himself - Presenter 2013-05-18
Movie Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You Himself 2013-04-20
Series Hamburg Journal Unknown 2013
Movie 44th NAACP Image Awards Himself 2013-02-01
Series The '80s: The Decade That Made Us Unknown 2013-04-14
Movie The Last White Knight Unknown 2012
Movie The MLK Streets Project Unknown 2012
Movie OnePeople: The Celebration Unknown 2012
Series Austropop-Legenden Unknown 2012-11-01
Movie 43rd NAACP Image Awards Himself 2012-02-17
Movie Sing Your Song Himself 2012-04-14
Movie The 2012 Annual Actors Fund Gala Awards Himself - Honoree 2012-05-21
Movie Under African Skies Himself 2012-05-25
Series A Football Life Unknown 2011-09-15
Movie The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 Himself 2011-04-01
Series Some Jerk with a Camera Unknown 2011-02-03
Movie Mama Africa Unknown 2011
Movie Zero Percent Unknown 2011
Series Piers Morgan Tonight Unknown 2011-01-17
Movie Anyone for Demis? How the World Invaded the Charts Unknown 2011
Movie Have You Heard from Johannesburg: Free at Last Unknown 2010
Movie Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus! Unknown 2010-07-30
Movie My Music: John Sebastian Presents Folk Rewind Unknown 2010
Movie Motherland Unknown 2010
Series Beer and Board Games Unknown 2010-08-19
Movie When I Rise Unknown 2010
Movie Soundtrack for a Revolution Himself - Interviewee 2009-04-24
Movie American Renegade: Confessions of a Radical Humanist Unknown 2009
Series DAS! Unknown 2009
Movie William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Unknown 2009
Movie King Himself 2008-04-06
Movie The Power of Their Song: The Untold Story of Latin America's New Song Movement Himself 2008-01-02
Movie The Baker Unknown 2008-05-26
Movie Sidney Poitier, un outsider à Hollywood Unknown 2008
Movie A Company of Players Unknown 2008-05-08
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2008
Movie Classified X Himself 2007-03-12
Movie Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten Unknown 2007-05-18
Movie Ein Leben wie im Flug Himself 2007-03-15
Movie Mo & Me Unknown 2006
Series Voices Among Us Unknown 2006
Movie Bobby Nelson 2006-11-23
Movie The 60th Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter: Best Leading Actor in a Musical 2006-06-11
Movie Best Ever Muppet Moments Himself 2006-03-11
Series That's What I'm Talking About Unknown 2006-02-01
Series Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice Unknown 2006-07-11
Series When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts Himself 2006-08-21
Series Weltberühmt in Österreich - 50 Jahre Austropop Unknown 2006-11-16
Movie BET Awards 2006 Himself 2006
Movie The Lazarus Child Unknown 2006-11-03
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Series Dancing with the Stars Unknown 2005-06-01
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2005
Series Larry King Live Unknown 2005
Movie The Peace! DVD Himself 2005-09-20
Movie USA the Movie Himself 2005-01-15
Movie Once Upon a Time... Unknown 2005
Movie Breathe Unknown 2005
Movie Conakry Kas Unknown 2004
Movie TV in Black: The First Fifty Years Unknown 2004
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Series Tanner on Tanner Himself 2004-10-05
Movie Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism Himself 2004-07-13
Series Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers Unknown 2004-05-01
Series TV One on One Unknown 2004-10-07
Movie Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On Unknown 2004-04-04
Movie Ladders Unknown 2004
Movie Beyond the Sea Unknown 2004-12-29
Series Menschen bei Maischberger Unknown 2003-09-02
Movie Century of Black Cinema Himself 2003-06-24
Series Real Time with Bill Maher Unknown 2003-02-21
Series Die Lugners Unknown 2003-09-09
Movie Calypso Dreams Unknown 2003
Series Get Up, Stand Up Himself - Interviewee 2003-11-29
Series Gero von Boehm begegnet... Unknown 2002-04-09
Movie Smothered: The Censorship Struggles of the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Unknown 2002-12-04
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 2002
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 2001
Movie The Nightclub Years Himself 2001
Series Vivement dimanche Unknown 2001
Movie The Mark Twain Prize: Whoopi Goldberg Himself 2001-11-21
Movie Life and Debt Unknown 2001
Movie Petula Clark: This Is My Song Unknown 2001
Movie Fidel Himself 2001-08-02
Series Bridges of Hope Unknown 2001
Series Raymann is laat Unknown 2001-09-01
Series Power of Peace Himself - Host 2001-11-18
Movie The Hunger Heroes Himself 2000-04-12
Movie An Evening with Harry Belafonte Unknown 2000
Series Parting the Waters Unknown 2000
Movie 30th NAACP Image Awards Himself 1999-03-04
Movie Swing Vote Will Dunn 1999-04-19
Movie Belle maman Unknown 1999-03-10
Series Independent Lens Unknown 1999-08-09
Movie The Marian Anderson Award Honoring Harry Belafonte Unknown 1998
Movie Small Steps, Big Strides: The Black Experience in Hollywood Himself 1998-02-10
Series Sabine Christiansen Unknown 1998-01-04
Series PB&J Otter Unknown 1998-03-15
Movie Scandalize My Name: Stories from the Blacklist Unknown 1998
Movie Robert F. Kennedy: A Memoir Himself 1998-06-07
Movie The Speeches of Malcolm X Himself 1997
Movie The G.I. Bill: The Law That Changed America Unknown 1997
Movie An Evening with Harry Belafonte & Friends Unknown 1997
Movie The 50th Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 1996-06-02
Movie Kansas City Seldom Seen 1996-08-16
Movie Squish Story Unknown 1996
Movie Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream Himself 1995-04-12
Series Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown 1995-03-26
Series Mitomanía Unknown 1995-08-29
Movie The Affair Unknown 1995-10-14
Movie White Man's Burden Thaddeus Thomas 1995-12-01
Movie We Are the World: A 10th Anniversary Tribute Himself 1995
Series Willemsens Woche Unknown 1995
Movie Grumpier Old Men Unknown 1995-12-22
Movie Ready to Wear Unknown 1994-12-25
Movie An American Reunion: The People's Inaugural Celebration Himself 1993-01-17
Movie Nat King Cole: The Incomparable Nat King Cole Volume 2 Unknown 1992
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Sidney Poitier Himself - Host 1992
Movie The Muppet Christmas Carol Unknown 1992-12-11
Movie The Player Unknown 1992-05-08
Series Querida Concha Unknown 1992
Movie The Film Society of Lincoln Center Annual Gala Tribute to Gregory Peck Himself - Speaker 1992-04-11
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 2 Himself 1991-11-24
Movie The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson Himself 1990-11-21
Series Tohuwabohu Unknown 1990-11-22
Movie American Tribute to Vaclav Havel and a Celebration of Democracy in Czechoslovakia Himself 1990-02-22
Movie The Unforgettable Nat 'King' Cole Himself 1989
Movie We Shall Overcome Narrator 1989
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 1989-01-03
Movie The Magic of David Copperfield XI: The Explosive Encounter Unknown 1989-03-03
Series Raffaella Carrá Show Unknown 1988
Series Sábado noche Unknown 1988
Movie Beetlejuice Unknown 1988-03-30
Movie Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation Himself 1988-06-11
Series The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Unknown 1988-03-30
Movie Harry Belafonte - en samtale Unknown 1988
Series The Wonder Years Unknown 1988-01-31
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series Frank's Place Unknown 1987-09-14
Movie The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years Himself 1986-01-21
Series Ebony/Jet Showcase Unknown 1986
Movie An All-Star Celebration Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Himself 1986-01-20
Movie The 13th Annual American Music Awards Himself 1986-01-27
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Series Memories of Martin Unknown 1986
Movie Club Paradise Unknown 1986-07-11
Movie We Are The World: The Story Behind The Song Himself 1985-01-28
Movie The 6th Annual Black Achievement Awards Himself 1985-01-11
Movie USA for Africa: We Are the World Unknown 1985-03-01
Series The Rock 'n' Roll Years Unknown 1985-07-07
Movie Harry Belafonte in Concert Himself - Host 1985-10-12
Series Schöne Ferien Unknown 1985
Series Roots of Rhythm Himself - Host 1984-11-02
Movie Mother's Meat & Freud's Flesh Unknown 1984
Movie Der schönste Traum Unknown 1984
Series Charles in Charge Unknown 1984-10-03
Movie Black Hollywood Unknown 1984-11-28
Series Bei Bio Unknown 1983-03-10
Movie Sag nein None 1983-10-30
Movie Drei Lieder Unknown 1983
Movie Parade of Stars Unknown 1983-05-22
Movie A veces miro mi vida Unknown 1982
Series Champs-Elysées Unknown 1982
Movie Night of 100 Stars Unknown 1982-03-08
Series exclusiv Unknown 1982-09-24
Series Wetten, dass..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Movie Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show' Himself 1981-12-27
Movie Fundi: The Story of Ella Baker Unknown 1981
Movie Grambling's White Tiger Coach Eddie Robinson 1981-10-04
Movie The 23rd Annual Grammy Awards Himself 1981-02-25
Series Lou Rawls Parade of Stars Unknown 1980-05-31
Series Heut' abend Unknown 1980-04-28
Movie The 22nd Annual Grammy Awards Himself 1980-02-27
Movie The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself 1979-09-09
Movie Dolly and Carol in Nashville Unknown 1979-02-14
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Unknown 1978
Series Auf los geht's los Unknown 1977-01-15
Movie America Salutes the Queen Himself 1977-11-29
Series Live from Lincoln Center Unknown 1976-01-30
Series The Muppet Show Unknown 1976-01-29
Series Numéro 1 Unknown 1975-04-05
Movie Free to Be... You & Me Himself 1974-03-11
Movie Uptown Saturday Night Geechie Dan Beauford 1974-07-26
Movie Fred Astaire Salutes the Fox Musicals Himself 1974-10-24
Movie RCA's Opening Night Himself 1973-09-13
Series The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People Unknown 1973-11-23
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Series The Julie Andrews Hour Unknown 1972-09-13
Series The New Bill Cosby Show Unknown 1972-09-11
Movie Buck and the Preacher Unknown 1972
Series V.I.P.-Schaukel Unknown 1971-05-11
Movie The 43rd Annual Academy Awards Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay 1971-04-15
Movie Weiße Rosen aus Athen Unknown 1971
Series Cinema Unknown 1971
Series The Real Tom Kennedy Show Unknown 1970-07-13
Series Flip Unknown 1970-09-17
Movie The Angel Levine Unknown 1970
Movie Harry and Lena Himself 1970-03-22
Movie A World of Love Himself 1970-12-22
Movie King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis Himself 1970-12-09
Series The David Frost Show Unknown 1969-07-07
Movie The 23rd Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 1969-04-20
Series Sesame Street Unknown 1969-07-21
Movie An Evening with Julie Andrews and Harry Belafonte Unknown 1969
Movie Time for Americans Unknown 1968
Movie Petula Unknown 1968
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Movie 13 Stars for Channel 13 Himself 1968-04-22
Series Film Night Unknown 1968-12-29
Series The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Unknown 1967-02-05
Movie The 21st Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 1967-03-26
Series New York, New York Unknown 1967-01-22
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Movie The Strolling '20s Himself 1966-02-21
Series ABC Stage 67 Himself 1966-09-14
Series That Girl Unknown 1965-12-08
Movie Freedom Spectacular Himself 1964-05-14
Movie The 18th Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 1964-04-28
Series Talent Scouts Unknown 1963
Movie The 15th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Presenter 1963-05-26
Series The Danny Kaye Show Unknown 1963-09-25
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie At This Very Moment Himself 1962-04-01
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie The 13th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Presenter 1961-05-16
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Series The Revlon Revue Unknown 1960-01-28
Movie Belafonte, New York 19 Unknown 1960
Series The Bell Telephone Hour Unknown 1959-01-12
Movie The World, the Flesh and the Devil Unknown 1959
Movie The Heart of Show Business Himself 1957-06-01
Movie Island in the Sun David Boyeur 1957-08-02
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series The Nat King Cole Show Unknown 1956-11-05
Movie The 28th Annual Academy Awards Himself - Performer 1956-03-21
Series Front Row Center Unknown 1955-06-01
Movie Carmen Jones Unknown 1954
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1954
Movie Bright Road Unknown 1953
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series Person to Person Unknown 1953-10-02
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Series Sugar Hill Times Himself 1949-09-13
Series Cavalcade of Stars Unknown 1949-06-04
Series Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1948-12-24
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20