Martin Luther King

Actor
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Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Christian minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the Civil Rights Movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, inspired by his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi.

Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Christian minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the Civil Rights Movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, inspired by his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi.

Birth Name

Michael Luther King Jr.

Born

Tuesday, 15 January 1929

Died

Thursday, 04 April 1968

Actor Filmography

John Lewis: Good Trouble Self (archive footage) 2020
History 101 Self (archive footage) 2020
Who Killed Malcolm X? Self (archive footage) 2019
Mike Wallace Is Here Self 2019
The Black Godfather Self (archive footage) 2019
Woodstock Self (archive footage) 2019
Hesburgh Self / Himself (archive footage) 2019
1969 Self (archive footage) 2019
Tricky Dick Self (archive footage) 2019
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom Self (archive footage) 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

John Lewis: Good Trouble Self (archive footage) 2020
History 101 Self (archive footage) 2020
Who Killed Malcolm X? Self (archive footage) 2019
Mike Wallace Is Here Self 2019
The Black Godfather Self (archive footage) 2019
Woodstock Self (archive footage) 2019
Hesburgh Self / Himself (archive footage) 2019
1969 Self (archive footage) 2019
Tricky Dick Self (archive footage) 2019
The Green Book: Guide to Freedom Self (archive footage) 2019
ReMastered: The Two Killings of Sam Cooke Self (archive footage) 2019
The Corporate Coup D'État Self (archive footage) 2019
Curse of the Kennedys Self (archive footage) 2018
ReMastered: Tricky Dick & The Man in Black Himself (archive footage) 2018
Rigged: The Voter Suppression Playbook Himself (archive footage) 2018
Armchair Britain Self (archive footage) 2018
1968: The Year That Changed America Himself (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.) 2018
Explained Self (archive footage) 2018
Bobby Kennedy for President Himself (archive footage), Himself 2018
Elvis Presley: The Searcher Himself (archive footage) 2018
I Am MLK Jr. Himself 2018
Martin Luther King Jr.: Marked Man Himself (archive footage) 2018
King in the Wilderness Himself (archive footage) 2018
The Gospel According to Andre Himself (archive footage) 2018
Billy Graham: An Extraordinary Journey Himself (archive footage) 2018
Dolores Himself (archive footage) 2017
Free Lunch Society: Komm Komm Grundeinkommen Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage) 2017
Superheroes Decoded Himself (archive footage) 2017
Soundtracks: Songs That Defined History Himself (archive footage) 2017
I Am Not Your Negro Himself (archive footage) 2017
Hidden Figures Himself 2016
13th Himself (archive footage) 2016
Murder with Friends Self 2016
Sunday Today with Willie Geist Himself (archive footage) 2016
Race for the White House Himself (archive footage) 2016
Imminent Threat Himself (archive footage) 2015
Listen To Me Marlon Himself 2015
Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Himself 2015
What Happened, Miss Simone? Himself (archive footage) 2015
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown Himself (archive footage) 2014
Breath of Freedom Himself (archive footage) 2014
Freedom Summer Himself (archive footage) 2014
The Drunken Peasants Himself (archive footage) 2014
The Sixties Himself 2013
Birth of the Living Dead Himself (archive footage) 2013
The March Himself (archive footage) 2013
The Trials Of Muhammad Ali Himself (archive footage) 2013
Gore Vidal: The United States Of Amnesia Herself (archive footage) 2013
The Battle Of The Sexes Himself (archive footage) 2013
Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth Himself (archive footage) (as Dr Martin Luther King) 2013
Civil Right Movement Road Trip As Martin Luther King Jr., as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2013
Occupy Los Angeles Himself (archive footage) 2012
B.B. King: The Life of Riley Himself (archive footage) 2012
Tony Curtis: Driven to Stardom Himself (archive footage) 2012
Brothers on the Line Himself (archive footage) 2012
MLK: The Assassination Tapes Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage) 2012
Elvis Found Alive Himself (archive footage) 2012
Ethel Himself (archive footage) 2012
Moyers & Company Himself (archive footage) 2012
America's Book of Secrets Himself (archive footage) 2012
Thrive: What on Earth Will it Take? Himself (archive footage) 2011
J. Edgar Himself 2011
Pan Am Himself 2011
The Harmony Game Himself (archive footage) 2011
I Am Himself 2011
Phil Ochs: There But For Fortune Himself (archive footage) 2011
The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 Himself (archive footage) 2011
The President's Photographer: Fifty Years Inside the Oval Office Himself (archive footage) 2010
2012: Time For Change Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 2010
Hubert H Humphrey: The Art of the Possible Himself - Civil Rights Leader (archive footage) 2010
Through the Wormhole Himself 2010
Reel Injun Himself (archive footage) 2010
Woodstock: Now & Then Himself (archive footage) 2009
Becoming Barack Himself (archive footage) 2009
Warehouse 13 Himself 2009
Stand Himself (archive footage) 2009
Sole Journey Himself (archive footage) 2009
Facing Ali Himself 2009
An American Affair Himself (archive footage) 2008
Gonzo: The Life And Work Of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson Himself (archive footage) 2008
Salute Himself 2008
The Night James Brown Saved Boston Himself (archive footage) 2008
RFK Must Die: The Assassination of Bobby Kennedy Himself (archive footage) 2007
Pete Seeger: The Power Of Song Himself (archive footage) 2007
How Soon Is Now? Himself (archive footage) 2007
Oswald's Ghost Himself (archive footage) 2007
The UCLA Dynasty Himself (archive footage) 2007
Hair, Let the Sun Shine In Himself (archive footage) 2007
Undercover History Himself (archive footage) 2006
Bobby Himself (archive footage) 2006
...So Goes the Nation Himself (archive footage) 2006
Behind the Mask Himself (archive footage) 2006
The N Word Himself (archive footage) 2006
Billy Graham: God's Ambassador Himself (archive footage) (as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.) 2006
Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream Himself (archive footage) 2005
We Are Dad Himself (archive footage) 2005
Naked Science Himself 2004
Conspiracy? Himself - Civil Rights Activist 2004
Something The Lord Made Himself 2004
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (archive footage) 2004
TV in Black: The First Fifty Years Himself (archive footage) 2004
The Corporation Himself - During March on Washington 2003
A Decade Under The Influence Himself (archive footage) 2003
February One: The Story of the Greensboro Four Himself (archive footage) 2003
Mighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa Parks Himself (archive footage) 2002
Undercover Brother Himself - Applauding for 'I Have a Dream' Speech 2002
Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel Himself (archive footage) 2002
Power of Peace Himself 2001
VH1 Presents the 80's (archive footage) 2001
A Huey P. Newton Story 2001
Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies Himself (archive footage) 2001
History 2000
The American Nightmare Himself (archive footage) 2000
Life Himself (archive footage) 1999
The Century: America's Time Himself (archive footage) 1999
City Confidential Himself 1999
The Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat Generation Himself (archive footage) 1999
Classified X Himself (archive footage) 1998
Cold War Himself 1998
Beyond Titanic (archive footage) 1998
4 Little Girls Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) 1997
Mahalia Jackson: The Power And The Glory Himself (archive footage) 1997
The Pretender Himself 1996
Blue Eyed (archive footage) 1996
Forensic Files Himself 1996
Assassinations That Changed the World Himself 1996
Nixon Himself 1995
Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream Himself (archive footage) 1995
Reputations Himself (archive footage) 1994
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Historical Perspective Himself (archive footage) 1994
Dangerous: The Short Films Himself (archive footage) 1993
WWE Raw Himself (archive footage) 1993
Malcolm X Himself 1992
Nina Simone: La légende Himself (archive footage) 1992
Death Scenes 2 Himself 1992
JFK Himself 1991
Berkeley In The Sixties Himself (archive footage) 1991
Driving Miss Daisy Himself (archive footage) (voice) (uncredited) 1989
Adam Clayton Powell Himself (archive footage) 1989
American Experience Himself (archive footage), Self (archive footage) 1988
P.O.V. Self (archive footage) 1988
21 Jump Street Himself 1987
Eyes on the Prize Himself 1987
Unsolved Mysteries Himself (archive footage) 1987
American Masters Himself (archive footage), Self (archive footage) 1986
In Remembrance of Martin Himself (archive footage) 1986
The Cosby Show Himself 1984
Call to Glory Himself 1984
Vietnam: A Television History Himself (archive footage) 1983
Frontline Himself (archive footage), Himself (voice) (archive footage) 1983
Music Is the Weapon Himself (English-language version) (archive footage) 1982
The Killing of America Himself (archive footage) 1981
Death of a Prophet Himself 1981
The War at Home Himself - Marches 1979
CBS News Sunday Morning Self (segment "Remembering 1968") (archive footage) 1979
20/20 Himself (archive footage) 1978
Arena Himself (archive footage) 1975
The Jeffersons Himself 1975
Great Performances Self (archive footage) 1972
Malcolm X Himself - Remarks After Death of Malcolm X 1972
No Place to Hide Himself (voice) (archive footage) (as Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.) 1970
King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis Himself (archive footage) 1970
LBJ Himself 1968
I Am Curious (Yellow) Himself (as Martin Luther King Jr.) 1967
The March Himself 1964
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - - Guest 1962
Integration Report I Himself 1960
Face to Face Himself (as Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr.) 1959
Look Here Himself 1957
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