Mel Jackson

Actor
Mel Jackson was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. At the start of his acting career, Jackson appeared on television comedies like "The Parent 'Hood" (WB, 1994-99) and "In the House" (UPN, 1994-97). He ... Read more »
Born: 10/13/1970 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (29)

Dreams 2013 (Movie)

Mia's father (Actor)

Reed Between the Lines 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

To Love And To Cherish 2011 (Movie)

Jay (Actor)

A Good Man is Hard to Find 2007 (Movie)

Jasper (Actor)

Love, Inc. 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Flip the Script 2004 (Movie)

Bruce (Actor)

The Division 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Parkers 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Deliver Us From Eva 2003 (Movie)

Tim (Actor)

Dag 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Dancing in September 2001 (Movie)

Malik (Actor)

Motives 2001 (Movie)

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An Uninvited Guest 2000 (Movie)

Howard (Actor)

In the House 1996 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

NYPD Blue 1996 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Playing With Fire 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

The Jamie Foxx Show 1996 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Steve Harvey Show 1996 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Dirty Hearts 1999 (Movie)

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Vengeance Unlimited 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Hitz 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Living Single 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Parent 'Hood 1996 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Native Son 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Soul Food 1997 (Movie)

Simuel (Actor)

George Wallace (TV Show)

Actor

Little Richard (TV Show)

Actor

Scenes from the Soul (TV Show)

Actor

The Temptations (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Mel Jackson was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. At the start of his acting career, Jackson appeared on television comedies like "The Parent 'Hood" (WB, 1994-99) and "In the House" (UPN, 1994-97). He also was featured in the miniseries "George Wallace" (1996-97). He had a part on the television special "Native Son" (TLC, 1996-97). Jackson launched his entertainment career by acting in films like the dramedy "Soul Food" (1997) with Vanessa Williams. He also landed a role in the miniseries "The Temptations" (1998-99). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Vengeance Unlimited" (ABC, 1998-99). As his entertainment career progressed, he appeared in "An Uninvited Guest" (2000) with Mekhi Phifer. Jackson focused on film in more recent years, appearing in the Nicole Ari Parker drama "Dancing in September" (2001), the Vivica A. Fox thriller "Motives" (2002) and the LL Cool J comedy "Deliver Us From Eva" (2003). He also appeared in the Miguel A Nunez Jr. comedy "Flip the Script" (2005) and "A Good Man is Hard to Find" (2007). Jackson most recently acted in "To Love And To Cherish" (2014).

Relationships

Jazsmin Lewis

Companion
engaged as of May 2001

Milestones

2003

Cast in the comedy feature "Deliver Us From Eva"

2000

Co-starred in the short-lived sitcom "Dag"

2000

Featured in the made-for-TV movie "Little Richard"

1998

Cast in the biographical feature "The Temptations"

1997

Was a series regular on the television series "Living Single"

1997

Breakout role in the feature drama "Soul Food"

1995

Cast in the independent feature "Scenes for the Soul"

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