Hugh Hurd

Actor, Activist
Born: 11/29/1924

Filmography

other (6)

Anything For John 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

A Woman Under the Influence 1991 (Movie)

Willie Johnson (Actor)

Liebestraum 1991 (Movie)

2nd Orderly (Actor)

Blade 1972 (Movie)

Attorney (Actor)

For Love of Ivy 1968 (Movie)

Jerry (Actor)

Shadows 1961 (Movie)

Hugh (Actor)

Relationships

Berly Hurd

Sister

Delores Hurd

Sister

Adrienne Hurd

Daughter
mother, Merlyn Purdy Hurd

Merlyn Hurd

Wife
married c. 1961

Denise Hurd

Daughter
mother, Merlyn Purdy Hurd

Michelle Hurd

Daughter
mother, Merlyn Purdy Hurd

Cheryl O'Connor

Daughter

Milestones

1962

With Cambridge, founded and led the Committee for the Employment of Negro Performers

1960

Most notable role was as the lead character in John Cassavetes' improvisational film "Shadows"

1958

Joined Godfrey Cambridge and Maya Angelou in organizing one of the first benefits in New York for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr (date approximate)

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