James Avery

IVA Star Rating : 68
James LaRue Avery was an American actor, voice actor, and poet. He was best known for his roles as Philip Banks in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Shredder in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Steve Yeager in The Brady Bunch Movie, and Haroud Hazi Bin in Aladdin.

James LaRue Avery was an American actor, voice actor, and poet. He was best known for his roles as Philip Banks in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Shredder in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Steve Yeager in The Brady Bunch Movie, and Haroud Hazi Bin in Aladdin.

Birth Name

James Avery La Rue


Tuesday, 27 November 1945


Tuesday, 31 December 2013

Actor Filmography

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Actor Filmography

History of the Sitcom Philip Banks 2021
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reunion Self 2020
Da Jammies Covington 2015
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Self (In Memoriam) 2014
Wish I Was Here Audition Actor #2 2014
Turtle Power: The Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Self 2014
Hunt for the Labyrinth Killer Judge Parsons 2013
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film Dr. Beckett 2013
Stars in Shorts Haig 2012
The Problem Solverz Ninja Master Head 2011
Harry's Law Fred Billings 2011
Things We Do for Love Gordon 2011
Not Your Time Haig 2010
Let the Game Begin Mark Hanley 2010
Sherri Redmond 2009
The Brian McKnight Show Self 2009
Steppin: The Movie The Chancellor 2009
Eli Stone Mason Andrews 2008
The Florence Henderson Show Self - Guest 2008
Divine Intervention Rev. Matthews 2007
Who's Your Caddy? Caddy Mack 2007
The Singing Bee Self 2007
The Third Wish George 2006
Think Tank Uncle John 2006
Restraining Order Judge Sanderson 2006
The Closer Dr. Crippen 2005
Danika Teddy Johnson 2005
Wheelmen Vice President 2005
Living with Fran Mr. Bryant 2005
Grey's Anatomy Sam 2005
Lethal Eviction Gus Winter 2005
Hair Show Seymour Gold 2004
Raise Your Voice Mr. Gantry 2004
All of Us Lucas 2003
All About the Andersons Roscoe 2003
That's So Raven Presto Jones 2003
Pet Star Judge 2002
Reba Judge Samuel Bennett 2001
Philly Dean Mark Clivner 2001
Crossing Jordan Dr. Erkhart 2001
Star Trek: Enterprise General K'Vagh 2001
The Proud Family Crandall Smythe 2001
Disney's the Legend of Tarzan Keewazi, (voice) 2001
The Nightmare Room R.L. Stine 2001
Epoch Dr. Solomon Holt 2001
Dr. Dolittle 2 Eldon 2001
Honeybee Larry Dukes 2001
My Wife and Kids Professor Tillman 2001
Dancing in September Mr. Warner 2001
The Division Charles Haysbert 2001
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Preston Cash 2000
Girlfriends Dr. Couch 2000
Strong Medicine Harold Jenkins 2000
Soul Food Walter Carter 2000
Judging Amy Mr. Ruff 1999
Out in Fifty Cappy 1999
The Prince of Egypt Additional Voices (voice) / Additional Voices 1998
12 Bucks Slow 1998
Charmed Zola 1998
Vengeance Unlimited Judge Christopher Washington 1998
One World William Richard 1998
The Wild Thornberrys Gorilla 1998
That '70s Show Officer Kennedy 1998
You Lucky Dog Calvin Bridges 1998
The Advanced Guard Fred, Captive Security Guard 1998
For Your Love Rev. Hicks 1998
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place Judge 1998
The Wonderful World of Disney Prof. Shifflin 1997
Dharma & Greg Walter 1997
Pepper Ann Mr. Clapper 1997
Extreme Ghostbusters Danny 1997
Captain Simian & The Space Monkeys Gor-illa 1996
Quack Pack Flint Steel 1996
The Jamie Foxx Show Reverend 1996
Sparks Alonzo Sparks 1996
Spirit Lost Dr. Glidden 1996
Murder One Judge Nathaniel Alexander 1995
In the House Mediator, Sampson Stanton 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Father 1995
The Brady Bunch Movie Mr. Steve Yeager 1995
Spider-Man: The Animated Series Jim Rhodes / War Machine, War Machine / Jim Rhodes 1994
Gargoyles The Shaman 1994
Death of A Cheerleader Agent Gilwood 1994
Iron Man War Machine / James R. 'Rhodey' Rhodes / Blacklash / Whirlwind, Jim Rhodes / War Machine, War Machine / James R. Rhodes / Whirlwind / Blacklash, War Machine / James R. Rhodes, War Machine / James R. 'Rhodey' Rhodes, War Machine / James R. Rhodes / Whirlwind, Whirlwind, War Machine / James R. 'Rhodey' Rhodes / Whirlwind / Blacklash 1994
Aladdin Haroud Hazi Bin 1994
Hart to Hart: Old Friends Never Die Chess Player 1994
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (voice) 1994
Little Miss Millions Agent Noah Hollander 1993
NYPD Blue Steve Pines 1993
Vicki! Self 1992
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? Self 1991
Shout Midnight Rider 1991
The Chuck Woolery Show Self 1991
The Legend of Prince Valiant Sir Bryant, Sir Bryant / Morgana's Servant, Sir Bryant / Gawain's Opponent 1991
Roc Dale Hammers 1991
Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time Lt. Coberly 1991
The Linguini Incident Phil 1991
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Philip Banks 1990
Turn Back the Clock Physical Therapist 1989
Family Matters James Avery 1989
The Karate Kid Additional Characters 1989
FM Quentin Lamoreaux 1989
Roe vs. Wade (as James L. Avery) 1989
Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal Earl 1989
American Experience Charles Hamilton Houston, Self - Narrator 1988
Superman Mayor Jackson / Thief #2 1988
A Pup Named Scooby-Doo Count Shockula 1988
License to Drive Les' DMV Examiner 1988
Sonny Spoon Lieutenant 1988
Nightflyers Darryl 1987
Jake and the Fatman Lieutenant 1987
A Different World The Pin Punisher 1987
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shredder / Shredder (voice), Shredder (voice), Shredder, Butcher's Goon / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Speedy Cafe Turtle Vendor / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Splinter as Shredder / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Construction Workers / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Thug #2 / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Shredder / Pietro Calzone, Empire State Building Security Guard / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Second Gunman / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Bank Robber #1 / Shredder / Shredder (voice), Dock Worker #1 / Shredder / Shredder (voice) 1987
Beauty and the Beast Winslow 1987
Conspiracy: The Trial of the Chicago 8 Marshal 1987
Three for the Road Clarence 1987
Biography Self 1987
Timestalkers Blacksmith 1987
Deadly Daphne's Revenge Detective Wood 1987
Amen Rev. Tom Crawford, Arnie Samples 1986
L.A. Law Judge Michael Conover 1986
The Real Ghostbusters Killerwatt, Judge, Giant 1986
Extremities Security Guard 1986
Condor Cas 1986
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story Hank Dudney 1986
8 Million Ways to Die Deputy D.A. 1986
Rambo Turbo 1986
The Ladies Club Joe 1986
The Eleventh Commandment Attendant 1986
Fist of the North Star Fang (1991) 1986
Valerie Judge N. Keller, Mr. Erdman 1986
Stoogemania Gulch 1986
Appointment with Fear Connors 1985
Amazing Stories Chief Hansen 1985
227 Jo Jo 1985
Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling Junkyard Dog 1985
Fletch Detective #2 1985
Space Jean-Marie 1985
Kicks Stanley 1985
Moonlighting Reuben King 1985
Street Hawk Councilman Waters 1985
SuperFriends: The Legendary Super Powers Show Additional Voices 1984
The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries Groundskeeper 1984
Brothers Bubba Dean, Bubba 1984
Legmen No Neck 1984
Night Court Judge Hopkins 1984
Scarecrow and Mrs. King Nabuti 1983
Hardcastle and McCormick Jackson 1983
Webster Judge Barshall 1983
Reading Rainbow Himself (voice) 1983
The A-Team Quint 1983
Antony and Cleopatra Mardian 1983
St. Elsewhere Mental Patient, Man in E.R. 1982
Newhart Construction Worker 1982
Tales of the Gold Monkey Gabriel 1982
Simon & Simon Huey, Roy 1981
Cagney & Lacey Mr. Berwin 1981
Hill Street Blues Tolliver 1981
The Stunt Man Customer at Diner 1980
The Blues Brothers Man Dancing Outside Ray's Shop 1980
The Dukes of Hazzard Charlie 1979
Dallas Judge J. Fowler 1978
ABC Weekend Specials Headman 1977
The Jeffersons Coleman 1975
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself 1962
The Magical World of Disney Oliver 1954
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