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Carl Lewis

Biography

Former US monitor and field sportsman who won 9 yellow metal medals within the LA, Seoul, Barcelona, and Atlanta Olympics. He was educated beneath the tutelage of his dad at their family-owned athletics membership. He was prepared to make his Olympic debut in 1980, but needed to sit down it out due to America’s boycott from the video games in Moscow. He wedded Maria Lewis. The few has one boy. He continues to be quoted to be skeptical of the talents of Usain Bolt.

Quick Facts


Full Name Carl Lewis
Date Of Birth July 1, 1961
Place Of Birth Birmingham, AL
Height 1.88 m
Weight 80 kg
Profession Runner
Education Willingboro High School, University of Houston
Nationality American
Spouse Maria Lewis
Parents Evelyn Lawler, William Lewis
Siblings Carol Lewis, Cleveland Lewis, Mackie Lewis
Awards James E. Sullivan Award, BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year, Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year
Movies Olympic Pride, American Prejudice, Tournament of Dreams, Alien Hunter, Atomic Twister, Speed Zone
Star Sign Cancer

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#Fact
1Selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the 12th round (334th overall) in the 1984 NFL Draft.
2He was awarded the Sportsman of the Century Award by the International Olympic Committee.
3He was inducted into the 2010 New Jersey Hall of Fame of his services and contributions to Sports.
4He was nominated for the 2008 New Jersey Hall of Fame for his services and contributions to Sports.
5Inducted into the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame, 1985.
6Considered to be the greatest track and field athlete of all time. Olympian of the century, he has won 10 medals, including 9 gold, in the Olympics.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tournament of Dreams2007Darnel
F*ck You Pay Me!2007ShortLonzo
Material Girls2006"People" Reporter
The Last Adam2006Brian Jones
Alien Hunter2003Grisham
Atomic Twister2002TV MovieSecurityman Stu
Arli$$2000TV SeriesCarl Lewis
Speed Zone1989Jogger / Himself
Dirty Laundry1987Miami Cop 1

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Christmas in Compton2012co-producer
Rift2011/Iexecutive producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
To the Limit1989Documentary short special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bowl of Dreams: The U Street Expanded Series2018TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Access Hollywood2016TV SeriesHimself
Olympic Pride, American Prejudice2016DocumentaryHimself
Le grand journal de Canal+2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Wiener Strudel2013Documentary shortHimself
30 for 302012TV Series documentaryHimself
Piers Morgan Tonight2012TV SeriesHimself
Bowl of Dreams2011DocumentaryHimself
Challenging Impossibility2011DocumentaryHimself
Daybreak2011TV SeriesHimself
Starting at the Finish Line: The Coach Buehler Story2010DocumentaryHimself
Save the World Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Das aktuelle Sportstudio2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Bigger Stronger Faster*2008DocumentaryHimself
Kako postati heroj2007DocumentaryHimself
I Married a Princess2005TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Glory2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Man vs. Beast 22004TV MovieHimself
Man vs. Beast2003TV SpecialHimself
ABC's 50th Anniversary Celebration2003TV Special documentaryHimself
34th NAACP Image Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
The Olympic Series: Golden Moments 1920-20022003Video documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Weakest Link2002TV SeriesHimself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2001TV SeriesHimself
You Don't Know Jack2001TV SeriesHimself
The Test2001TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Hollywood Squares2000TV SeriesHimself
Sports Geniuses2000TV SeriesHimself
The Howard Stern Radio Show1999TV SeriesHimself
Atlanta's Olympic Glory1997TV Movie documentaryHimself
Hoy es posible1997TV SeriesHimself
108th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade1997TV SpecialHimself
Atlanta 1996: Games of the XXVI Olympiad1996TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Die Harald Schmidt Show1996TV SeriesHimself
Jeopardy!1996TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Contestant
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1996TV SeriesHimself
The Ultimate Athlete: Pushing the Limit1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 14th Annual American Black Achievement Awards1993TV SpecialHimself
Marathon1992DocumentaryHimself
Jocs de nit1992TV SeriesHimself
Barcelona 1992: Games of the XXV Olympiad1992TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Cerimònia d'inauguració jocs olímpics Barcelona '921992TV MovieHimself
Late Night with David Letterman1984-1991TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The New Hollywood Squares1989TV SeriesHimself
Ebony/Jet Showcase1989TV SeriesHimself
Seoul 1988: Games of the XXIV Olympiad1988TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1988TV SpecialHimself
Perfect Strangers1988TV SeriesHimself
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars1986TV SeriesHimself
16 Days of Glory1986DocumentaryHimself
The 6th Annual Black Achievement Awards1985TV SpecialHimself
Los Angeles 1984: Games of the XXIII Olympiad1984TV SeriesHimself
All-Star Party for Lucille Ball1984TV SpecialHimself
CBS Early Morning News1984TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sounds of the 80s2016TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV SeriesHimself - First Pitch at Mariners Game
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV SeriesHimself - Performing National Anthem
Chelsea Lately2012TV SeriesHimself
Memòries de la tele2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
La tele de tu vida2007TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
La imagen de tu vida2006TV SeriesHimself
80s2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Les grands duels du sport2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol1990DocumentaryHimself (race footage) (uncredited)

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