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John Amos

Acting

56 Movies27TV shows
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About John Amos

John Amos is a 82 years old male from Newark, New Jersey, USA. John is most well known for acting, and has 83 known credits, of which 56 are movies, and 27 are TV shows.

John Amos’s highest rated movies

If you enjoy John Amos’s movies you should definitely watch Coming to America (1988), as with 7.8 it is the highest rated movie John has worked on!

  1. Coming to America (1988)
  2. Uncut Gems (2019)
  3. Die Hard 2 (1990)
  4. Coming 2 America (2021)
  5. Me Time (2022)

1. Coming to America (1988 Movie)

The best rated movie John Amos has been a part of is the comedy, romance, rom-com movie Coming to America, where they had the role of Cleo McDowell. It has a rating on Friendspire of 7.8 and 7.1 on IMDb .

2. Uncut Gems (2019)

Uncut Gems has a rating on Friendspire of 7.6 and 7.4 on IMDb . John Amos worked on this drama, thriller, crime movie as Neighbor 33F.

3. Die Hard 2 (1990)

In Die Hard 2 John Amos was worked as Toast the Knowing . This action, thriller movie has a rating on Friendspire of 7.6 and 7.1 on IMDb .

4. Coming 2 America (2021)

This comedy movie has a rating on Friendspire of 7.3 and 5.3 on IMDb . In Coming 2 America John Amos had the role of Cleo McDowell.

5. Me Time (2022)

John Amos was a part of the movie Me Time as Gil. This comedy movie has a rating Friendspire of 6.4 and 5.0 on IMDb .

John Amos’s highest rated TV shows

If you enjoy John Amos’s shows you should definitely watch The West Wing (1999), as with 8.8 it is the highest rated show has been a part of!!

  1. The West Wing (1999)
  2. Psych (2006)
  3. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)

1. The West Wing (1999)

The drama TV show The West Wing has a rating Friendspire of 8.8 and 8.9 on IMDb . John Amos was Percy Fitzwallace in this show!

2. Psych (2006)

In Psych John Amos was Uncle Burton. This comedy, crime, mystery show has a rating on Friendspire of 8.6 and 8.4 on IMDb .

3. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)

The third highest rated TV show John Amos has worked on is the comedy, sitcom series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, where John was Fred Wilkes. It has a rating on Friendspire of 8.5 and 7.9 on IMDb .

Frequently asked questions

When was John Amos born?

John Amos’s birthday is on 27 December 1939 .

What is John Amos’s gender?

John Amos is male.

Where was John Amos born?

John Amos was born in Newark, New Jersey, USA.

What is John most known for?

John Amos is most known for acting. John has worked on 56 movies and 27 TV shows.

What is John Amos’s highest rated movie?

The best rated movie they have been a part of is Coming to America, which has a score of 7.8.

What is John Amos’s highest rated tv show?

The best rated tv show they have worked on is The West Wing, which has a score of 8.8.

John’s Filmography

As Fred Wilkes. Will, a street-smart teenager, moves from the tough streets of West Philly to posh Bel-Air to live with his Uncle Philip, Aunt Vivian, his cousins — spoiled Hilary, preppy Carlton and young Ashley — and their sophisticated British butler, Geoffrey. Though Will’s antics and upbringing contrast greatly with the upper-class lifestyle of his extended relatives, he soon finds himself right at home as a loved part of the family.

As Neighbor 33F. A charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime. Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

As Cleo McDowell. Prince Akeem Joffer is set to become King of Zamunda when he discovers he has a son he never knew about in America – a street savvy Queens native named Lavelle. Honoring his royal father's dying wish to groom this son as the crown prince, Akeem and Semmi set off to America once again.

As Uncle Burton. Thanks to his police officer father's efforts, Shawn Spencer spent his childhood developing a keen eye for detail (and a lasting dislike of his dad). Years later, Shawn's frequent tips to the police lead to him being falsely accused of a crime he solved. Now, Shawn has no choice but to use his abilities to perpetuate his cover story: psychic crime-solving powers, all the while dragging his best friend, his dad, and the police along for the ride.

As Cleo McDowell. An African prince decides it’s time for him to find a princess... and his mission leads him and his most loyal friend to Queens, New York. In disguise as an impoverished immigrant, the pampered prince quickly finds himself a new job, new friends, new digs, new enemies and lots of trouble.

As Major Grant. Off-duty cop John McClane is gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when, on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation’s capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military commandos led by a murderous rogue officer plot to rescue a drug lord from justice and are prepared for every contingency except one: McClane’s smart-mouthed heroics.

Executive producer. Liz Lemon, the head writer for a late-night TV variety show in New York, tries to juggle all the egos around her while chasing her own dream.

As Percy Fitzwallace. The West Wing provides a glimpse into presidential politics in the nation's capital as it tells the stories of the members of a fictional presidential administration. These interesting characters have humor and dedication that touches the heart while the politics that they discuss touch on everyday life.

As Gil. With his family away, a devoted stay-at-home dad enjoys his first me time in years by joining his hard-partying old friend on a wild birthday adventure.

Executive producer. The Cosby Show is an American television situation comedy starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, an upper middle-class African-American family living in Brooklyn, New York.

As Rev. Taylor. A fictional group of ex-United States Army Special Forces personnel work as soldiers of fortune while on the run from the Army after being branded as war criminals for a "crime they didn't commit".

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