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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 Satin
Poster of The Kid from Left Field
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
Series Century City Unknown 2004-03-16
Movie The Lion King 1½ Rafiki (voice) 2004-02-06
Movie Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives 2003-02-10
Movie Big Fish Older Dr. Bennett 2003-12-25
Movie 13th Child Riley 2002-10-25
Movie The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina Ben (voice) 2002-08-06
Series 8 Simple Rules Unknown 2002-09-17
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 The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride Rafiki (voice) 1998-10-24
Movie His Bodyguard Garrett 1998-07-22
Series Sports Night Isaac Jaffe 1998-09-22
Series Moesha Unknown 1996-01-23
Movie Run for the Dream: The Gail Devers Story Reverend Devers 1996-06-16
Movie Spy Hard Agent Steve Bishop 1996-05-24
Series Children of the Dust Mossburger 1995-02-26
Series Timon & Pumbaa 1995-09-08
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie The Lion King Rafiki (voice) 1994-05-07
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
Movie Mastergate Senator Sellers 1992-11-01
Movie Death Warrant Hawkins 1990-09-14
Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Unknown 1990-09-10
Movie Lean On Me Dr. Frank Napier 1989-03-03
Movie Fire and Rain Carter 1989-09-13
Movie Wanted: Dead or Alive Philmore Walker 1987-01-16
Movie They Still Call Me Bruce V.A. Officer Johnson 1987-05-01
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
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
Series Hotel Unknown 1983-09-21
Movie The Kid with the Broken Halo Blake 1982-04-05
Movie Seems Like Old Times Fred 1980-12-19
Movie The Kid from Left Field Larry Cooper 1979-09-30
Series Benson Benson DuBois 1979-09-13
Series Soap Benson DuBois 1977-09-13
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
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