David Alan Grier

David Alan Grier


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 30-06-1955
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Detroit, Michigan, USA
  • Also Known As:

    David Alan Greir
    David Allan Grier

  • Popularity: 2.31
  • Homepage: N/A


David Alan Grier is an American comedian and film and television actor, best known for his work on the sketch comedy television show "In Living Color".




Year Movie Character
2003 David Alan Grier: The Book of David - The Cult Figure's Manifesto as Himself
1994 Blankman as Kevin Walker
2004 The Woodsman as Bob
1999 A Saintly Switch as Dan Anderson
1995 Tales from the Hood as Carl
1999 Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby as Mr. Butz
2013 Peeples as Virgil Peeples
2016 Jingle Ballin' as Colin
2019 Sprinter as Coach
1992 Boomerang as Gerard Jackson
2005 The Muppets' Wizard of Oz as Uncle Henry
1994 In the Army Now as Fred Ostroff
1983 Streamers
1985 Beer as Elliott Morrison
1997 McHale's Navy as Ensign Charles Parker
2008 Kissing Cousins as The Griller
2015 The Making of the Wiz Live! as Himself
2009 Dance Flick as Sugar Bear
2002 King of Texas as Rip
2005 Just for Laughs Stand Up, Vol. 1: Best of the Uptown Comics as Himself
2015 The Wiz Live! as The Cowardly Lion
1984 A Soldier's Story as Corporal Cobb
1988 Me and Him
2013 The Watsons Go to Birmingham as Mr. Robert
1987 From the Hip as Steve Hadley
2000 Angels in the Infield as Bob Bugler
2014 An En Vogue Christmas as Marty
2003 Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie as Limo Driver
1995 Jumanji as Carl Bentley
2004 Baadasssss! as Clyde Houston
2000 3 Strikes as Detective Jenkins
2000 Return to Me as Charlie Johnson
2018 Arizona as Coburn
2020 Coffee & Kareem as Captain Hill
2008 The Hustle as Rev. Isaac Montgomery Paid
1999 Stuart Little as Red (voice)
2003 Tiptoes as Jerry Robin Jr.
2001 15 Minutes as Mugger in Central Park
2006 Little Man as Jimmy
2019 Native Son as Marty
2004 If Love Hadn't Left Me Lonely as Himself
2008 The Poker House as Stymie
1990 Almost an Angel as Det. Bill
1998 Top of the World as Detective Augustus
1999 The '60s as Fred Hampton
2005 Bewitched as Jim Fields
2009 Astro Boy as Mr. Squirt / Math Cowboy / Boxer Robot
2011 Hoodwinked Too! Hood VS. Evil as Moss the Troll (voice)
1995 Goldilocks and the Three Bears as Spike
2008 An American Carol as Rastus Malone
2008 Gym Teacher: The Movie as Shelly Bragg
1988 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka as Newsman
1990 Loose Cannons as Drummond
2000 The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle as Measures
2017 The Big Sick as Andy Dodd
1987 Amazon Women on the Moon as Don Simmons
2007 Heckler as Himself
1992 The Player as David Alan Grier
2014 Lennon or McCartney as Himself
2008 The Poker House
2008 The Poker House
2003 David Alan Grier: The Book of David - The Cult Figure's Manifesto
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1988 Tanner '88 (2 episode)
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode) as Desk Sergeant
1990 In Living Color (128 episode) as Calhoun Tubbs
1986 ALF (1 episode)
1997 Premium Blend (97 episode)
2000 DAG (17 episode) as Jerome Daggett
1995 The Preston Episodes (10 episode) as David Preston
1986 All is Forgiven (9 episode) as Oliver Royce
1987 A Different World (1 episode)
2000 Boston Public (1 episode)
1992 Martin (4 episode)
1990 Dream On (1 episode)
1996 Kenan & Kel (1 episode)
2002 Life with Bonnie (44 episode) as David Bellows
2001 My Wife and Kids (1 episode)
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
2008 Chocolate News (10 episode)
1987 Tour of Duty (1 episode) as Harold
2005 Unscripted (1 episode) as Himself
1998 Damon (13 episode) as Bernard
1987 Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1 episode)
2001 The Proud Family (1 episode)
2015 The Carmichael Show (32 episode) as Joe Carmichael
2012 The Eric Andre Show (1 episode) as Himself
2017 A Series of Unfortunate Events (2 episode) as Hal
2018 The Cool Kids (22 episode) as Hank
2016 Match Game (3 episode) as Himself - Panelist
2004 The Tony Danza Show (1 episode)
2015 Chopped Junior (1 episode)
1995 Pinky and the Brain (1 episode) as Marlon (voice)
2005 Bones (1 episode) as Professor Bunsen Jude
2018 The Resident (3 episode) as Lamar Broome
2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (1 episode) as Himself
1997 The View (1 episode) as Himself
2013 Hollywood Game Night (1 episode) as Himself
2006 Thank God You're Here (7 episode) as Host
2008 Chocolate News (10 episode) Production as (Producer)
1995 The Preston Episodes (10 episode) Production as (Producer)

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