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Robert Guillaume

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Robert "Bob" Guillaume (born November 30, 1927) is an American stage and television actor, best known for his role as Benson Du Bois on the TV-series Soap and the spin-off Benson, voicing the mandrill Rafiki in The Lion King and as Isaac Jaffe on Sports Night. In a career that has spanned more than 50 years he has worked extensively on stage (including a Tony Award nomination), television (including winning two Emmy Awards), and film. Description above from the Wikipedia article Robert Guillaume, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Nov 30, 1927 In St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1962-10-01
Latest Project:
Movie Columbus Circle 2012-03-05
Known For
Poster of Big Fish
Poster of Spy Hard
Poster of The Robert Guillaume Show
Poster of Christmas
Movie Columbus Circle Howard Miles 2012-03-05
Movie Satin Doc 2011-03-01
Movie The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry Mr. Barnes 2008-04-27
Movie Panic in the Skies Rob Barnes 2006-10-13
Movie The Lion King 1½ Rafiki (voice) 2004-02-06
Series Century City Unknown 2004-03-16
Movie Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives 2003-02-10
Movie Big Fish Older Dr. Bennett 2003-12-25
Series 8 Simple Rules... for Dating My Teenage Daughter Unknown 2002-09-17
Movie The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina Ben (voice) 2002-08-06
Movie 13th Child Riley 2002-10-25
Series The Proud Family Unknown 2001-09-15
Movie The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze Mr. Thicknose (voice) 2001-12-04
Series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
Movie His Bodyguard Garrett 1998-07-22
Series Sports Night Isaac Jaffe 1998-09-22
Movie The Lion King II: Simba's Pride Rafiki (voice) 1998-10-24
Movie Spy Hard Agent Steve Bishop 1996-05-24
Series Moesha Unknown 1996-01-23
Movie Run for the Dream: The Gail Devers Story Reverend Devers 1996-06-16
Series Promised Land Unknown 1996-09-17
Series Pandora's Clock Ambassador Lee Lancaster 1996-11-10
Series Children of the Dust Mossburger 1995-02-26
Series Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Unknown 1995-03-12
Series Timon & Pumbaa 1995-09-08
Movie The Lion King Rafiki (voice) 1994-06-23
Movie Cosmic Slop 1994-01-01
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series Saved by the Bell: The College Years Unknown 1993-05-22
Series Diagnosis: Murder Unknown 1993-10-29
Movie The Meteor Man Ted Reed 1993-08-06
Series Fish Police 1992-02-28
Series Jack's Place Unknown 1992-05-26
Series Pacific Station Detective Bob Ballard 1991-09-15
Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Unknown 1990-09-10
Movie Death Warrant Hawkins 1990-09-14
Movie Lean On Me Dr. Frank Napier 1989-03-03
Series The Robert Guillaume Show 1989-04-05
Movie Fire and Rain Carter 1989-09-13
Movie Wanted: Dead or Alive Philmore Walker 1987-01-16
Movie Perry Mason: The Case of the Scandalous Scoundrel 1987-11-15
Movie They Still Call Me Bruce V.A. Officer Johnson 1987-05-01
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie Christmas John Grin 1986-12-01
Series North and South 1985-11-03
Movie Prince Jack Martin Luther King 1985-12-01
Movie The Kid With the 200 I.Q. Professor Jason Mills 1983-02-06
Movie The Kid with the Broken Halo Blake 1982-04-05
Series Hotel Unknown 1982-08-21
Movie Purlie 1981-10-12
Series Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters Unknown 1980-11-18
Movie Seems Like Old Times Fred 1980-12-19
Series Benson Benson DuBois 1979-09-13
Movie The Kid from Left Field Larry Cooper 1979-09-30
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Soap Benson DuBois 1977-09-13
Series The Jeffersons Unknown 1975-01-18
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Good Times Unknown 1974-02-08
Movie Super Fly T.N.T. Jordan Gaines 1973-06-15
Series Sanford and Son Unknown 1972-01-14
Series All in the Family Unknown 1971-01-12
Series Marcus Welby, M.D. Unknown 1969-09-23
Series Julia Unknown 1968-09-17
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01