William henry cosby jr (/ ˈ k ɒ z b i / born july 12, 1937) is an american stand-up comedian, actor, musician, and authorhis start in stand-up comedy began at the hungry i in san francisco he then landed a starring role in the 1960s television show i spyhe was also a regular on the children's television series the electric company during the show's first two seasons. William henry cosby jr ( born july 12, 1937) is an american stand-up comedian, actor, musician, and author his start in stand-up comedy began at the hungry i in san francisco he then landed a starring role in the 1960s television show i spy, followed by his own sitcom, the bill cosby show, which ran for two seasons from 1969 to 1971 using the fat albert character developed during his. Bill cosby is an american actor, comedian, producer and author he’s best known for the nbc sitcom the cosby show (1984-92) his credits include the electric company, fat albert and the cosby kids, and a different world. Bill cosby is one of the world's most well-known entertainers and comedians william henry cosby, born: july 12, 1937 photos see all photos contact info view agent, publicist, legal on imdbpro american masters (2012) america's book of secrets (2012).
A biography of bill cosby from young adult to his adult career in the spotlight, his relationships, and evidence of a decades-long propensity for his (alleged) use of drugs to get what he wants. Bill cosby is the renowned comedian, actor, writer and producer was born on the 12th of july, 1937, in philadelphia, pennsylvania as william henry cosby junior bill cosby is one of the top names in the comedy business with plenty of awards to his credit. Actor, comedian, writer and producer bill cosby was born william henry cosby jr on july 12, 1937, in philadelphia, pennsylvania with numerous awards to his credit, bill cosby is one of the top.
An exclusive excerpt from a new biography details how cosby went from near-bankruptcy to beloved sitcom dad, efforts to end his womanizing, original ideas for cliff huxtable and how he learned of. Beginning in the 1980s, cosby produced and starred in a television sitcom, the cosby show, which aired from 1984 to 1992 and was rated as the number one show in america for five years, 1984 through 1989. Bill cosby born william henry cosby jr, is an american stand-up comedian, actor, musician, and author he was born on july 12, 1937 in philadelphia, pennsylvania his start in stand-up comedy began at the hungry i in san francisco he then landed a starring role in the 1960s television show i spy. William henry “bill” cosby, jr is an american actor, comedian, author and singer-songwriter using the fat albert character developed during his stand-up routines, cosby created, produced, and hosted the animated comedy television series fat albert and the cosby kids, a show that ran from 1972 to 1985, centering on a group of young friends growing up in an urban area.
Bill cosby, an american stand-up comedian, actor/musician and author, is known for his satirical jokes and performances he is famous for his show the cosby show he has won several awards including grammy and emmy he actively worked in the hollywood before his retirement in 2015 william henry. Henry william bill cosby, edd (born july 12, 1937), is a convicted sex offender and former american stand-up comedian, actor, author, producer, musician, activist he was also a regular star of movies and television. Us comedian bill cosby has been found guilty of three counts of sexual assault, each of which carries a potential 10 years in prison the actor, 80, has been on trial for drugging and assaulting. The cosby show is an american television sitcom 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. Camille o cosby is the eldest offspring of guy and catherine hanks's four children embued with an immense intellect and sense of social responsibility, she has long been an advocate for education and for the continued financial support of the united states' historically african-american colleges and universities (hbcus.
Cosby, bill (william henry cosby, jr) kŏz´bē , 1937–, american actor and comedian, b philadelphia philadelphia he became known as a comedian and was subsequently the first african-american actor to star in a dramatic series on television ( i spy, 1965–68. Bill cosby is credited as actor and comedian, a television show host, the cosby show an entertainer for many decades, bill cosby has starred in live performances and films, recorded albums, written books, and created television shows. Bill cosby was born on july 12, 1937, in philadelphia, pennsylvania he dropped out of high school to join the us navy, and later dropped out of college to become a stand-up comedian.
Bill cosby is an american stand-up comedian, actor, activist and author the story of cosby has many sides including the rise to fame, success, tragedy, the scandals, and many more. Bill cosby, born as william henry cosby jr, is an american stand-up comedian, actor, and author he has been in this profession since the 1960s his role in “ i spy” series is one of the most popular roles, for which he has won several awards including “emmy award. The cast of the cosby show: (standing, left to right) bill cosby, phylicia rashad, (seated clockwise from left) keshia knight pulliam, tempestt bledsoe, and malcolm-jamal warner al levine—nbcu photo bank/ap.