Herb Jeffries

Actor Herb Jeffries
  • Birth name:

    Umberto Alejandro Ballentino

  • Date of Birth:

    24 September 1913 Detroit, Michigan, USA

  • Height:

    6' 2" (1.88 m)

Biography:

This velvet-toned jazz baritone and sometime actor was (and perhaps still is) virtually unknown to white audiences. Yet, back in the late 1930s and early 1940s, Herb Jeffries was very big...in black-cast films. Today he is respected and remembered as a pioneer who broke down rusted-shut racial doors in Hollywood and ultimately displayed a positive image as a black actor on celluloid.The Detroit native was born Herbert Jeffrey on September 24, 1911 (some sources list 1914). His white Irish mothe... more

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  • Planet Earth II

    Season 1 Episode 1 28 January 2017

    Islands

  • Emerald City

    Season 1 Episode 1 06 January 2017

    The Beast Forever

  • Beyond

    Season 1 Episode 1 02 January 2017

    Pilot

  • Beyblade Burst

    Season 1 Episode 10 30 December 2016

    Get Over It! Trust in Valtryek!

  • The OA

    Season 1 Episode 1 16 December 2016

    Homecoming

  • Star

    Season 1 Episode 1 14 December 2016

    Pilot

  • Fuller House

    Season 2 Episode 13 09 December 2016

    Happy New Year Baby

  • White Rabbit Project

    Season 1 Episode 7 09 December 2016

    Tech We Love to Hate

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