On February 1, 1937, American actor, comedian, and singer well known for his role as Junior “Uncle Junior” King on the sitcom Jamie Fox show was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. Junior also trained at the Juilliard School of Music. In 1958, he graduated from Dillard University.
From 1975 to 1980, Uncle Junior was part of the original cast of the sketch com dey program Saturday Night Live. From 1983 to 1984, He also played Jimmy on The Jeffersons. Junior also appeared in the movie Car Wash, playing the role of Slide the bookmaker in 1976.
Junior also had occurring roles on Different Strokes, Hill Street Blues, 227, ROC, and The Jeffersons. Junior also performed in a number of Broadway musicals comprising Hallelujah, Ain’t Supposed to Die a Natural Death, and Baby. In 1975, Junior also occurred as a high school teacher in the film Cooley High.
In 1996, Junior got married to Freda Morris.
What Is Uncle Jr On Jamie Foxx Show Real Name?
Garrett Isaac Morris is his real name.