Sherman Hemsley - Quotes

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I'm just an old hippie. You know, peace and love.

I'm just an old hippie. You know, peace and love.

I loved it, but had to forget about acting after elementary school because it was the sort of thing you just didn't do in my rough neighborhood. ---->>>

I was in a play in elementary school and had to jump up and run away. I was nervous and tripped and fell down and everyone laughed. Their laughter made me relax, so I pretended it was part of the show. ---->>>

I don't slam doors in people's faces, and I'm not a bigot. ---->>>

I'm proud to be from Philadelphia. ---->>>

Making people laugh was automatic.

Making people laugh was automatic.

I always told my mother I wanted a job where I could have a lot of fun and have a lot of time off. She asked me where I was going to find that, and I said, 'I don't know, but it's out there.' ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 02-01, 1938
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Die: 07-24, 2012
Occupation: Actor

Sherman Alexander Hemsley (February 1, 1938 – July 24, 2012) was an American actor and comedian best known for his role as George Jefferson on the CBS television series All in the Family and The Jeffersons, Deacon Ernest Frye on the NBC series Amen and B.P. Richfield on the ABC series Dinosaurs. For his work on The Jeffersons, Hemsley was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award (wikipedia)