James Avery TV Actor

He was born on November 27, 1945 (died on December 31, 2013, he was 68 years old) as James La Rue Avery.


James LaRue Avery was an American actor. Best known for his portrayal of the patriarch and attorney Philip Banks, Will Smith's character's uncle, in the TVsitcomThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. This character was ranked #34 in TV Guide's "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time. " He also provided the voice of Shredder in the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series, as well as War Machine in the animated series Iron Man and Junkyard Dog in Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling. He also played Michael Kelso's commanding officer at the police academy...
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Is James Avery still alive?

No, he died on 12/31/2013, 7 years ago. He was 68 years old when he died. Cause of death: myocardial infarction. He died in Los Angeles

What was James's zodiac sign?

James Avery zodiac sign was sagittarius.

When is James Avery's next birthday?

James Avery was born on the , which was a Tuesday

James Avery net worth

He had a net worth of 3 million dollars.


His first feature film was The Prince of Egypt (1998, as Additional Voices (voice)). He was 53 when he starred in this movie. Since 1998, he has appeared in 47 feature films. The last one is Dancing in September (2001). In this movie, we watched him in the Mr. Warner character .

James Avery movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

His first TV Show was The A-Team (1983).

When his last album 39 Mixtape released, he was 74 years old. This album '39 Mixtape' contains 7 tracks

His first album For Stefan Wolpe released 26 years ago, he was 49 years old. There were 11 songs in this album.


He graduated from Virginia State University and University Of California, San Diego

His real name:
Birth name of James Avery is James La Rue Avery


Other facts about James Avery

James Avery Movies (47)

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James Avery Albums (32)


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