Carl Wright

Actor, Film actor

1932 – 2007

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Who was Carl Wright?

Carl Wright was an American tap dancer, actor, and comedian whose late life acting credits included Soul Food, Barbershop, and Big Momma's House. For several years, Wright teamed up with Chicago radio legend Pervis Spann playing a misguided and mischievous reverend on his Chicago television show, "Blues and More".

Born in Orlando, Florida, he toured as a tap dancer as a young man, and for a time performed as The Three-Leggers with a one-legged partner. Wright died of cancer at his home in Chicago.

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Born
Feb 2, 1932
Orlando
Spouses
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Orlando
Died
May 19, 2007
Chicago

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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