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John Lewis

Biography

American politician and civil legal rights activist. He was elected being a democratic representative for the condition of Georgia in 1987. He participated in Independence Trips to desegregate the South through the American Civil Privileges motion. He was chairman from the Student non-violent Coordinating Committee to get rid of segregation. His parents had been called Willie Mae and Eddie Lewis. He was wedded to Lillian Mls from 1968 until her loss of life in 2012. That they had one boy, John-Miles. Like him, Dr. Martin Luther Ruler Jr. was also a renowned Civil Privileges activist.

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Full Name John Lewis
Date Of Birth February 21, 1940
Place Of Birth New York
Profession Politician
Education Fisk University, American Baptist College, Fisk University, American Baptist College
Nationality American, American
Spouse Lillian Miles, Lillian Miles
Parents Willie Mae Carter, Eddie Lewis, Willie Mae Carter, Eddie Lewis
Siblings Adolph Lewis, Grant Lewis, Edward Lewis, William Lewis, Ethel Lewis, Ora Lewis, Sammy Lewis, Rosa Lewis, Freddie Lewis, Adolph Lewis, Grant Lewis, Edward Lewis, William Lewis, Ethel Lewis, Ora Lewis, Sammy Lewis, Rosa Lewis, Freddie Lewis
Awards National Book Award for Young People's Literature, Profile in Courage Award, Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Biography / Auto-biography, National Book Award for Young People's Literature, Profile in Courage Award, Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Biography / Auto-biography
Music Groups Modern Jazz Quartet, Modern Jazz Quartet
Nominations Goodreads Choice Awards Best Graphic Novels & Comics
Movies Fierce Light, Monterey Jazz Festival 1975, Modern Jazz Quartet: 40th Anniversary Tour, The Lamp in Assassin Mews, Modern Jazz Quartet: 35th Anniversary Tour, 40 Years of MJQ, Fierce Light, Monterey Jazz Festival 1975, Modern Jazz Quartet: 40th Anniversary Tour, Modern Jazz Quartet: 35th Anniversary Tour, The Lamp in Assassin Mews, 40 Years of MJQ
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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Den of Thieves 2018 filming SS Johnny McMahon
Choke Hold 2017 post-production Jameson
Shepherd's Blade 2015 Short completed Archer Kemp
Glass Jaw filming Booger
Revenge Short post-production Tony
The Tower pre-production Archer Kemp
Justice 2017/II Reb
Check Point 2017 James 'Brick' Dean
Out of the Darkness 2016/I Ranger Haase
Single in South Beach 2015 Mitch
Red Velvet Cake 2014 Short Jake
Gutshot Straight 2014 Nico
Mikeyboy 2013 Steve (IRA Agent)
The Monkey's Paw 2013/I Officer Boudreaux
Mortal Kombat: Legacy 2013 TV Series The Boss
Sons of Anarchy 2013 TV Series Dino
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone 2013 Buddy
The Reward 2012 Short Actor
Chopper 2012 TV Series Rodie James / Roadie James
Blood Out 2011 Video Meth Head #1
Hawaii Five-0 2011 TV Series Assassin #3

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Choke Hold 2017 producer post-production
Shepherd's Blade 2015 Short executive producer / producer completed
The Tower producer pre-production
Justice 2017/II producer
Red Velvet Cake 2014 Short producer
Gutshot Straight 2014 co-producer
Tito Ortiz's Girls Fight Club 2009 TV Movie executive producer
FightZone Presents 2007 TV Series producer - 1 episode
WFA: Big Bang at the Rock 2006 TV Series executive producer - 2006 / producer - 2006
WFA: Level 2 2006 TV Series executive producer - 2006 / producer - 2006
WFA: Level 3 2006 TV Series executive producer - 2006 / producer - 2006
Countdown to WFA: King of the Streets 2006 TV Movie documentary executive producer / producer

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shepherd's Blade 2015 Short story completed
The Tower pre-production
Justice 2017/II
WFA: Big Bang at the Rock 2006 TV Series 2006
WFA: Level 2 2006 TV Series 2006
WFA: Level 3 2006 TV Series 2006

Stunts

Stunts

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Choke Hold 2017 fight choreographer post-production
Chicago Fire 2012-2017 TV Series stunts - 3 episodes
Gutshot Straight 2014 stunt coordinator

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
WFA: Big Bang at the Rock 2006 TV Series 2006
WFA: Level 2 2006 TV Series 2006
WFA: Level 3 2006 TV Series 2006

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Through My Father's Eyes 2017 Documentary Himself
The Red Booth 2016 TV Series Himself
Safest Place on Earth 2015 Documentary Himself
The Tattoo Age: The Awareness 2013 Documentary Himself
The Tattoo Age 2013 Documentary Himself
Fighting for a Generation: 20 Years of the UFC 2013 TV Movie documentary Himself
History of MMA 2012 Documentary Himself
Tito Ortiz's Girls Fight Club 2009 TV Movie Himself
Invincible Warrior 2007 Video documentary short Lead
Girls Fight Club 2007 TV Movie Himself
WFA: Big Bang at the Rock 2006 TV Series Himself
WFA: Level 2 2006 TV Series Himself
WFA: Level 3 2006 TV Series Himself
MSNBC Investigates 2001 TV Series documentary Himself
UFC 28: High Stakes 2000 TV Special Himself
UFC 22: There Can Be Only One Champion 1999 TV Special Himself - Lead
Battlecade: Extreme Fighting #2 1996 Video documentary Lead
Battlecade: Extreme Fighting #1 1995 Video documentary Lead

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
UFC: Ultimate Ultimate Knockouts 2007 Video Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014 Best Actor Best Actors Film Festival Short Dramedy Red Velvet Cake (2014)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014 Honourable Mention Women's Independent Film Festival Short Narrative Red Velvet Cake (2014) · Sheila Marie (executive producer)
· Sarah B. Downey (writer/director)
· Dominick Monteleone (cinematographer)
· Karbis Sarafyan (editor)


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