James Avery, full name James LaRue Avery was born on November 27, 1945 in Pughsville, a city in Virginia, United States and died on December 31, 2013 at the age of 68 in Glendale, California, United States. He died because of some serious complications in his open heart surgery. He was a great and renowned actor, comedian, and poet.

He was born in Virginia, but raised in Atlantic City, New Jersey. He was a soldier and served for U.S. Navy in the Vietnam War from 1968-1969. At that time he was newly graduated from high school. He began to write poetry and T.V. scripts as soon as he moved to San Diego, California after the war ended. He got married in the year 1988 to Barbera Avery. The couple never had their own kids but he had a stepson named Kevin Waters from his wife. When he died, he was cremated by his mother Florence Avery and his stepson. On his death, all his co-actors and colleagues mourned and expressed their feelings of griefs. Janet Hubert, one of his co-stars said “James, Rest In Peace” and compared the world to stage, human beings to players and life to a production house. Will Smith and Joseph Marcell also expressed their grief by writing good things about him. Moreover the song “no role modelz” by J. Cole from the movie “2014 forest hills drive” was dedicated to him after his death. His remains were later scattered near the Pacific Ocean.

He as showcased his talent both in television and film industry. His most famous role for the T.V. series (Drama and romantic comedy) named “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” (1990-1996) in which he played the role of Philip Banks. He got a lot of appreciation because of this role and was ranked 34th in “50 greatest dads of all time” by T.V. Guide. He also did a voice over in the year 1987 for the role of shredder for the T.V. series “ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” and also in the animated series of “ Iron Man” in the year 1994-95 as a war machine. In the year 2004, he played the role of Michael Kelso for the series “That ’70s Show”.

Due to his great voice-acting skills, he always used to be the starting speaker that too twice, firstly in the year 2007 and then in the year 2012 for “Thurgood Marshall College” (University of San Diego). His last film was “Wish I was here” in the year 2014 and his last T.V. show was “Hunt for the Labyrinth killer” in the year 2013.

John Brungot English Actor

John Brungot

John Brungot is an English Movie actor whose work is highly commendable in the industry. He is one of the notable artists, and people highly appreciate his work. Mr. John Brungot was born on 16th January 1977 in Trondheim situated in Norway. During his teenage days, he always aspired to become an actor and planned someday to work in the films. His ambition and dedication led him to be a part of some amazing motion pictures. Then to pursue his career he studied from 1999-2002 at the State Academy of Theater and during this period he used work with Jo Strømgren Kompani. After completing his education he participated in many feature films like Mot Moskva in the year 2003 and Play in the year 2003,. Currently, Mr. John Brungot is working with Rogaland Theater, and there he was a part of many feature films like Death of a Salesman where he played a role of Miller. Then he played a character named Fosse in Death in the Death Variations and lastly received a role in Richard III of Shakespeare. In the year 2007, he contributed to the Oslo Nye Teater and played in Arsenikk of game Kiplinger. He also added his work to the Popular Music from Vittula for Christiania Theater in the year 2008. From 2009 onwards he started contributing in the film industry and Television series. Till date has done four motion pictures and soap operas. In 2009 Mr. John did a Norwegian comedy show which used to air on TV2 called A Close Second. The producer of the series was Feelgood Scene Film & TV, and it received the best Television Show under Comedy Awards in 2009. The story was about an actress who desperately wishes to get a role in the National Theater. Then in the year 2010, he worked in a series called On Thursday Wvening from Nydalen. It was a comedy show that used to air on TV2 from 2010 to 2014. It has in total eleven seasons, and Mr. John Brungot appeared in this from the second season. After that from the year 2012 to 2013, he appeared on comedy genre series called Narje aka When I. This series talks about the Norwegians’ shrewdness from the perspective of the Swedish people. Also in 2012, he did a series called Nightshift on TV2 and again it was of the comedy genre. The story revolves around the three guys who works at the gas station in the night.  

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Alfonso Ribeiro

Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro took birth in the year 1971 on September 21 in New York City, United States. Currently, he stays in Los Angeles, California. He is an American show host, T.V. Director, actor and dancer by profession. He was born at the city of Bronx in the Riverdale section. His parents Joy Ribeiro (also known as nee De Leon) and Michael belonged to Trinidadian group. Ribeiro’s mother was the daughter of the Roaring Lion, Rafael De Leon, who was Calypsonian of Trinidadian group. When he was 30 years old, nearly around the year 2002, he married Robin Stapler and the couple got divorced in the year 2006. The reason of the divorce was various unsolved differences. They have a daughter, Sienna Ribeiro, of whom they share a joint custody. Then in July 2012, he got engaged to the famous writer Angela Unkrich and got married on October 13 and now the two live in Los Angeles along with their two son named Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro Jr. (2013) and Anders Reyn Ribeiro (2015). He is active in this field since the year 1971 which means he began his professional career at a very little age of 8. He became quite popular for the lead role in “The Tap Dance Kid” which was a “Broadway Musical”. His first ever nomination for any award was for this role only and the award was “Outer Critics Circle Award.” He had also worked with Michael Jackson in the year 1984 for the “Pepsi” commercial. While shooting for this commercial, a rumor was spread that he died as he snapped his neck. After this commercial he bagged a role in the T.V. series “Silver Spoons” as “Rickshrode’s” best friend. In the year 1985, he wrote a book named “Alfonso’s Breakin’ and Poppin’ Book” and advertised it himself on MTV. Then in the year 1986, he also launched “Timebomb” which was a 12” rap records with Prism Records. He also played the role of Cartlon Banks in the T.V. series “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” broadcast on NBC from the year 1990 to 1996. Here also, his character loved to dance and got popular by the name “The Cartlon Dance”. In the year 2006, he also won a celebrity singing reality show, “Celebrity Duets”. In 2008, he posted a game show on GSN named “Catch 21”. As a director, he directed a few episodes of “Meet the Browns” and “Are Eve There Yet” T.V. series. On September 4th 2014, he was selected as one of the celebrities to compete in the show “Dancing With The Stars” where he was partnered by Witney Carson and then he also judged some episodes the same show but for season 21. He was the first African American to host “America’s funniest home videos” and was titled as successor of Tom Bergeron on May 19, 2015. He also made a cameo appearance for the pop rock band, R5’s music video “All Night.”

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Alfonso Ribeiro English Actor