Nathaniel Taylor (actor)

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Nathaniel Taylor
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Nathaniel Taylor as his character Rollo Lawson on the Sanford and Son television show.
Born (1938-03-31) March 31, 1938 (age 76)
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Occupation Actor
Years active 1971–1986

Nathaniel Taylor (born March 31, 1938) is an American television actor, best known for his recurring role as Rollo Lawson in the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son, a role he later reprised on its 1980–1981 spin-off Sanford, and later played the first version of "Jim-Jam" alongside Redd Foxx on the short lived 1986 series, "The Redd Foxx Show". Later, he played Rerun's (Fred Berry) brother-in-law "Ike" in the sitcom What's Happening!!. Taylor's character "Rollo" once referred to Redd Foxx's character "Fred G. Sanford" as, "One cold-blooded old dude." Taylor was also featured in Trouble Man starring Robert Hooks as one of Mr. Big's henchmen.

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