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Kadeem Hardison

Biography

Actor who’s best remembered for his function seeing that Dwayne Wayne on the tv screen series, AN ALTERNATIVE Globe. He was also ensemble in the Disney series KC Undercover in 2015. He previously his first performing role at age group 16 on the 1981 ABC Afterschool Particular. He previously his most widely known helping film jobs in White Guys Can’t Leap (1992) and Manufactured from Honor (2008). He previously a three-year relationship with Chante Moore that finished in 2000. He was ensemble by Spike Lee within the 1988 comedy, College Daze.

Quick Facts


Full Name Kadeem Hardison
Date Of Birth July 24, 1965
Place Of Birth New York City, NY
Height 1.81 m
Profession TV Actor
Nationality American
Spouse Chanté Moore
Children Sophia Hardison
Parents Bethann Hardison, Donald McFadden
Siblings Michael McFadden Hardison, Gretchen Hardison, Nydia Hardison, John Hardison, Caroline Hardison, Myles Hardison
Awards NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Nominations Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children/Youth/Family Special
Movies Made of Honor, The 6th Man, White Men Can't Jump, Vampire in Brooklyn, School Daze, I'm Gonna Git You Sucka, Def by Temptation, Renaissance Man, Biker Boyz, Panther, Instinct to Kill, 30 Years to Life, Android Cop, Beat Street, Escapee, Who's Your Daddy?, Drive, Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story, Showtime, B.C. Butcher, Gunmen, Face of Terror, Rappin', Love Hollywood Style, Blind Faith, Thank Heaven, Fire and Ice, The House of Dies Drear, What Up?, Go Tell It on the Mountain, Dunsmore, Ashes, Red Skies, Ricochet, Dream Date, The Color of Friendship, Queen of Hearts, The Cassidy Kids, The Dark Party
TV Shows Cult, Just for Kicks, Abby, The Crow: Stairway to Heaven, Between Brothers, A Different World, One to Grow On, K.C. Undercover
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1Former brother-in-law of LaTendre Moore.
2Former son-in-law of Larry Moore.
3Went to Junior High School 104 in New York City with fellow actors Robert Downey Jr., Jon Cryer and Erica Gimpel.
4Is very famous in The Netherlands because of his character in A Different World (1987). The Dutch know exactly what is meant by "Dwayne Wayne glasses" since everyone wanted them back in the '90s.
5In a late 1980s interview with a Dutch youth magazine, he said that actress Cree Summer was his true love.
6Daughter Sophia Hardison. was born in 1996, with ex-wife, Chanté Moore.
7Son of Bethann Hardison, a former model who now has her own modeling agency
8Was mentioned in the thank you of A Different World (1987) co-star Cree Summer's 1999 debut album "Street Faerie".


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
K.C. Undercover2015-2017TV SeriesCraig Cooper / Craig Cooper
Queen of Hearts2016/IShortBook
Supernatural2016TV SeriesRussell Lemmons
B.C. Butcher2016Narrator
Sister Switch2015Gregory Cole
Android Cop2014Sgt. Jones
Some Other Time2013Cyrus Wainwright
Beyond: Two Souls2013Video GameCole Freeman
Cult2013TV SeriesPaz
The Dark Party2013Jeff
Family Guy2012TV Series
Parenthood2012TV SeriesRichard Gilchrist
Ricochet2011TV MovieBob Worley
The Hop Off2011ShortCharles Lee
Escapee2011Detective Pars
Ashes2010/IIIMatthew
Ghost Whisperer2010TV SeriesDean
Cold Case2009TV SeriesAndrew 'Huxtable' Garrett '09
Greek2009TV SeriesBrian Howard
Everybody Hates Chris2007-2009TV SeriesJudge Harry Watkins
The Sweep2008Tyrone
Under One Roof2008TV SeriesJamal
Made of Honor2008Felix
Bratz2007Sasha's Dad
Girlfriends2007TV SeriesEldon Parks
House M.D.2006-2007TV SeriesLawyer Howard Gemeiner
My Name Is Earl2006TV SeriesOwner
Life Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story2006TV MovieJoseph Barrino
Just for Kicks2006TV SeriesCharles Atwood
Love Hollywood Style2006Ice Pop
The Cassidy Kids2006Dennis Peabody
One on One2005TV SeriesDirector
Static Shock2000-2004TV SeriesRubberband Man / Adam Evans
Face of Terror2004Jefferson
Who's Your Daddy?2004VideoAndy Brookes
Dunsmore2003Walter Taylor
Biker Boyz2003T.J.
Abby2003TV SeriesWill Jefferies
Livin' Large2002TV SeriesHost (2002-2003)
Red Skies2002TV MovieRiley
Showtime2002Kyle
Thank Heaven2001Billy Ferrell
Instinct to Kill2001Lance Difford
Fire & Ice2001TV MovieMichael Williams
30 Years to Life2001Bruce
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child2000TV SeriesClown
Just Shoot Me!2000TV SeriesTad Gallo
Dancing in September2000Winston
Between Brothers1997-1999TV SeriesCharles Gordon
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven1998-1999TV SeriesSkull Cowboy
Fantasy Island1998TV SeriesMichael Wilkinson
Linc's1998TV Series
Love Boat: The Next Wave1998TV SeriesPerry
Blind Faith1998Eddie Williams
Drive1997Malik Brody
Fox After Breakfast1997TV SeriesGuest
The Sixth Man1997Antoine Tyler
Touched by an Angel1997TV SeriesMarc Hamilton
Vampire in Brooklyn1995Julius Jones
Panther1995/IJudge
Living Single1995TV SeriesMarcus Hughes
Renaissance Man1994Pvt. Jamaal Montgomery
Captain Planet and the Planeteers1994TV SeriesGoki
A Different World1987-1993TV SeriesDwayne Cleophus Wayne
Gunmen1993Izzy
Roc1992TV SeriesRev. Adams
Out All Night1992TV SeriesDean
CBS Schoolbreak Special1992TV SeriesHenry Brooks
White Men Can't Jump1992Junior
DuckTales: The Movie Special1990TV MovieHost
Def by Temptation1990'K'
Saturday Morning Videos1990TV SeriesHost
Dream Date1989TV MovieJim Parker
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka1988Willie
School Daze1988Edge
Spenser: For Hire1987TV SeriesBobby Waters
Enemy Territory1987A-Train
Rappin'1985Moon
American Playhouse1985TV SeriesRoyal
The House of Dies Drear1984TV MovieMac Darrow
The Cosby Show1984TV SeriesPhillip Washington
Beat Street1984High School Student (scenes deleted)
Go Tell It on the Mountain1984Royal
ABC Afterschool Specials1981TV Series

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
K.C. Undercover2015-2016TV Series 2 episodes
The Dark Party2013
A Different World1992-1993TV Series 4 episodes

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dark Party2013screenplay
A Different World1992-1993TV Series story by - 2 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dark Party2013co-executive producer
CBS Schoolbreak Special1992TV Series co-executive producer - 1 episode

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rappin'1985performer: "Snack Attack", "Courtroom"

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Restoring the Spirit of Los Angeles2014Documentary short special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unsung Hollywood2015-2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Steve Harvey2016TV SeriesHimself
Radio Disney Music Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
Oprah: Where Are They Now?2014TV SeriesHimself
The Boondocks2010TV SeriesHimself / Bald Actor
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHimself
TV Land Confidential2005-2007TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Interviewee
38th NAACP Image Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
I Was a Network Star2006TV Movie documentary
Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Birth of a Nation: The Making of 'School Daze'2005Video documentary shortHimself
College Daze2005Video documentary shortHimself
Making a Mark2005Video documentary shortHimself
The Making of 'Dunsmore'2005Video documentary shortHimself
My Coolest Years2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - 'B-Boys & B-Girls'
TV's Most Memorable Weddings2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2003TV SeriesHimself
Intimate Portrait2001TV Series documentaryHimself
Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes1998TV Special documentaryHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1997TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show1997TV SeriesHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992-1995TV SeriesHimself
1995 VH1 Honors1995TV MovieHimself
Soul Train Comedy Awards1993TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 7th Annual Soul Train Music Awards1993TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Comic Relief V1992TV SpecialHimself
Ebony/Jet Showcase1988-1992TV SeriesHimself
Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS, and You1992Video shortHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1990-1992TV SeriesHimself
Big Bird's Birthday or Let Me Eat Cake1991TV MovieHimself
The 12th Annual Black Achievement Awards1991TV SpecialHimself
Sesame Street1991TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1990TV SeriesHimself
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990TV SeriesHimself
The Howard Stern Show1990TV SeriesHimself
After Hours1990TV SeriesHimself
22nd NAACP Image Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
The More You Know1989TV SeriesHimself
The 3rd Annual American Comedy Awards1989TV SpecialHimself
21st NAACP Image Awards1989TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards1988TV Special documentaryHimself - Accepting Award for Favourite New Television Comedy
One to Grow On1982TV Series shortHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic SpecialLife Is Not a Fairytale: The Fantasia Barrino Story (2006)
1992Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesA Different World (1987)
1991Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesA Different World (1987)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012Best FilmAmerican Black Film FestivalGrand Jury PrizeThe Dark Party (2013)· Terry Wilkerson (producer)
· Salenta S. Baisden (executive producer)
· William Wells (producer)
· Deji LaRay (producer)
1993Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's SpecialCBS Schoolbreak Special (1984)· William R. Greenblatt (executive producer)
· Geoffrey Blake (executive producer)
· Alan Haymon (supervising producer)
· Cynthia D. Baseman (coordinating producer)
· Martha Humphreys (coordinating producer)
· Dodd Harris (producer)
· Jeffrey Malesovas (producer)
1988Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actor Starring in a New Television Comedy SeriesA Different World (1987)


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