David Keith vs Keith David

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$2 Million
Net worth 2018
$313.2 Million
Film & Theater Personalities
Industry
Film & Theater Personalities
Knoxville
Residence
Harlem, New York, U.S
United States
Country
United States
08/05/1954
BirthDay
04/06/1956
1.83 m
Height
1.88 m
University of Tennessee
Education
Manhattan's School of Performing Arts, Juilliard School's Drama Division
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TIMELINE
2003

He appeared in several films and television series over the decade which includes ‘Deep Shock’ (2003), ‘In Her Line of Fire’ (2006), ‘Beneath the Blue’ (2010), and ‘Nikita’ (2011)

2000

He played the character of Cliff Eagleton in the television series ‘Walker, Texas Ranger’ which was an action crime drama in 2000

1999

In 1999, he played an archaeologist in the family fantasy adventure, ‘Secrets of the Andes’

1995

He played a supporting role in the 1995 drama film ‘Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain’ which tells the story of two adventurous girls who explore the caves beneath Bear Mountain

1994

In 1994, he played a selfish sports superstar in the film ‘Major League II’ which was the sequel to the 1989 film ‘Major League’

1988

He portrayed the singer Elvis Presley in the comedy film, ‘Heartbreak Hotel’ in 1988

1987

He turned director in 1987 with the horror film, ‘The Curse’ which was an adaptation of the novel ‘The Colour Out of Space’ by H

1984

He acted in ‘Firestarter’, a 1984 science fiction thriller which was about a young girl who develops pyrokinesis

1982

He got his big breakthrough in 1982 when he was cast as Aviation Officer Candidate Sid Worley in the film ‘An Officer and a Gentleman’

1980

He played an American athlete who falls in love with a Soviet Gymnast in the NBC miniseries ‘The Golden Moment—An Olympic Love Story’ which premiered in 1980

1979

He appeared in the musical drama ‘The Rose’ in 1979 which tells the story of a troubled rock star who is unable to cope with the pressures of stardom

1978

He was selected to play a minor role in the series ‘Happy Days’ as Fred Collins in 1978

1977

He joined the Connecticut’s Goodspeed Opera House and acted in the country and western musical, ‘The Red Bluegrass Western Flyer Show’ in 1977

2013

He has voiced for two video games–‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2’ as Sergeant Foley, and ‘Saints Row IV’, a comedy -action- 2013-video game as himself and the character Julius Little

2007

In 2007, ‘The War’, a seven episode mini-series produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, he was the narrator

2005

In the award-winning 2005 documentary, ‘Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson’, by filmmaker Ken Burns, he was the narrator

2004

He was the narrator in many documentaries since 2004, including the BBC’s ‘World War II: Behind Closed Doors’, PBS’s ‘Ancient Refuge in the Holy Land’ and History Channel’s ‘Crusades: Crescent & the Cross’

2003

Since 2003, he has been associated with rapper Ice Cube

2002

Between 2002 and 2010, he acted in comedy films including ‘Barbershop’, ‘Agent Cody Banks’, ‘Delta Farce’, ‘First Sunday’, ‘Mr

2000

The futuristic thriller, ‘The Chronicles of Riddick: Pitch Black’, released in 2000 had Van Diesel in the lead, while David played a Muslim Imam, Abu 'Imam' al-Walid

1998

He was part of two films of different genres in 1998

1997

In 1997, the actor lent his voice to Okkoto-nushi, a boar god in ‘Princess Mononoke’, and was also part of another Japanese project, ‘3×3 Eyes’

1992

In 1992, he appeared in the musical ‘Jelly's Last Jam’ which chronicled the life and career of Jelly Roll Morton who popularized Jazz

1990

In the 1990s, he lent his voice to two major television animated series

1988

In 1988, Keith David acted with Roddy Piper and Meg Foster in John Carpenter’s science fiction film, ‘They Live’, and was involved in one of the best fight scenes ever

1982

He got his break in 1982 with ‘The Thing’, a cult science-fiction-horror super hit film directed by John Carpenter

1980

In the 1980s, he appeared in two episodes of children's television series, ‘Mister Rogers' Neighborhood’, portraying Keith, the Southwood Carpenter in ‘Neighborhood of Make-Believe’, and Keith, the game coin collector in ‘Donkey Kong’

1975

He studied at Manhattan's School of Performing Arts and trained at the Juilliard School's Drama Division between 1975 and1979, and acquired a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from there

1956

Keith David was born on June 4, 1956 to Dolores, a manager at New York Telephone, and Lester Williams, a director of payroll operations