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||August 16, 1952
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||Queens, New York, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Invited to join Joseph Papp's Black/Hispanic Shakespeare Company with Morgan Freeman, Gloria Foster, C C H Pounder, Miriam Colon and Jaime Sanchez
Recurring TV role in "Perfect Strangers" led to own series "Family Matters"
Appeared in the annual holiday stage musical "A Christmas Carol" in NYC
Film acting debut, "Wolfen"
Appeared on and off-Broadway in such shows as "Hamlet," "The Merry Wives of Windsor," "Mondongo"
Added his middle name, Vel, to his original surname in the early 1970s because there were other actors named Reginald or Reggie Johnson
Played Carl Winslow on the ABC sitcom, "Family Matters"
Starred in the comedy "Suits on the Loose" helmed by Rodney Henson