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Samm-Art Williams was born on January 20, 1946 in Burgaw, North Carolina, USA as Samuel Arthur Williams. He is a producer and writer, known for Blood Simple (1984), Frank's Place (1987) and Dressed to Kill (1980). See full bio »

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Known For

Blood Simple Meurice
(1984)
Frank's Place Producer
(1987-1988)
Dressed to Kill Subway Cop
(1980)
(1984-1986)

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 1997-1998 The Good News (TV Series) (executive producer - 21 episodes)
- Under the Influence (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Driving Blind (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Gospelfest: Part 2 (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Lift Every Voice (1998) ... (executive producer)
- Amazing Grace (1998) ... (executive producer)
 1994-1997 Martin (TV Series) (executive producer - 78 episodes)
- California, Here We Come: Part 2 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- California, Here We Come: Part 1 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- One Flew Over the Hoochie's Nest (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Goin' for Mine (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Stake-Out (1997) ... (executive producer)
 1993-1994 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 7 episodes)
- Hangin' with Mrs. Cooper (1994) ... (co-executive producer)
- Groom and Doom (1994) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Goodbye Girl (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
- Father Fairest (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
- Limpin' Lizards (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
  The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 24 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (supervising producer - 24 episodes, 1991 - 1992) (producer - 24 episodes, 1990 - 1991)
- Six Degrees of Graduation (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Way We Were (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
- Ain't No Business Like Show Business (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
- You Bet Your Life (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Baby Comes Out (1993) ... (co-executive producer)
 1988 Frank's Place (TV Series) (co-producer - 4 episodes)
- The King of Wall Street (1988) ... (co-producer)
- The Recruiting Game (1988) ... (co-producer)
- Frank's Place - The Movie (1988) ... (co-producer)
- Night Business (1988) ... (co-producer)
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Other Works:

His play, "Home," was performed in The Arena Stage Theatre production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. Horacana J. Taylor was director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Samm Art Williams

Height:

6' 6" (1.98 m)
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Trivia:

Was nominated for Broadway's 1980 Tony Award as author of Best Play nominee "Home."

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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