David Alan Grier



Place of birth:

Detroit, Michigan, USA:


David Alan Grier is an American comedian and film and television actor, best known for his work on the sketch comedy television show "In Living Color".

Film Credits

Clifford the Big Red Dog (2021)
as Packard
A Soldier's Play (2021)
as Sergeant Vernon C. Waters
Coffee & Kareem (2020)
as Captain Hill
Sprinter (2019)
as Coach
Native Son (2019)
as Marty
Arizona (2018)
as Coburn
A Christmas Story Live! (2017)
as Santa Claus
The Big Sick (2017)
as Andy Dodd
Jingle Ballin' (2016)
as Colin
The Wiz Live! (2015)
as The Cowardly Lion
The Making of the Wiz Live! (2015)
as Himself
Lennon or McCartney (2014)
as Self
An En Vogue Christmas (2014)
as Marty
The Watsons Go to Birmingham (2013)
as Mr. Robert
Peeples (2013)
as Virgil Peeples
Hoodwinked Too! Hood VS. Evil (2011)
as Moss the Troll (voice)
Astro Boy (2009)
as Mr. Squirt / Math Cowboy / Boxer Robot
Dance Flick (2009)
as Sugar Bear
An American Carol (2008)
as Rastus Malone
Gym Teacher: The Movie (2008)
as Shelly Bragg
The Poker House (2008)
as Stymie
Kissing Cousins (2008)
as The Griller
The Hustle (2008)
as Rev. Isaac Montgomery Paid
Heckler (2007)
as Self
Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-roc's Street (2006)
as Principal Eyeverson/The Man Upstairs (voice)
Little Man (2006)
as Jimmy
Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness (2006)
as Principal Eyeverson (voice)
Just for Laughs Stand Up, Vol. 1: Best of the Uptown Comics (2005)
as Himself
Bewitched (2005)
as Jim Fields
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz (2005)
as Uncle Henry
The Woodsman (2004)
as Bob
Baadasssss! (2004)
as Clyde Houston
If Love Hadn't Left Me Lonely (2004)
as Himself
Tiptoes (2003)
as Jerry Robin Jr.
David Alan Grier: The Book of David - The Cult Figure's Manifesto (2003)
as Himself
Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie (2003)
as Limo Driver
King of Texas (2002)
as Rip
15 Minutes (2001)
as Mugger in Central Park
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000)
as Measures
Angels in the Infield (2000)
as Bob Bugler
Return to Me (2000)
as Charlie Johnson
3 Strikes (2000)
as Detective Jenkins
Stuart Little (1999)
as Red (voice)
Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby (1999)
as Mr. Butz
The '60s (1999)
as Fred Hampton
A Saintly Switch (1999)
as Dan Anderson
Top of the World (1998)
as Detective Augustus
McHale's Navy (1997)
as Ensign Charles Parker
Jumanji (1995)
as Carl Bentley
Tales from the Hood (1995)
as Carl
Goldilocks and the Three Bears (1995)
as Spike
Blankman (1994)
as Kevin Walker
In the Army Now (1994)
as Fred Ostroff
Boomerang (1992)
as Gerard Jackson
The Player (1992)
as David Alan Grier
Almost an Angel (1990)
as Det. Bill
Loose Cannons (1990)
as Drummond
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)
as Newsman
Ich und Er (1988)
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
as Don Simmons
From the Hip (1987)
as Steve Hadley
Beer (1985)
as Elliott Morrison
A Soldier's Story (1984)
as Corporal Cobb
Streamers (1983)
as Roger

Production Credits

The Poker House (2008)
The Poker House (2008)
David Alan Grier: The Book of David - The Cult Figure's Manifesto (2003)