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Also Known As: Douglas Turner Died:
Born: May 5, 1930 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Burnside, Louisiana, USA Profession: actor, producer, playwright, artistic director, director

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Douglas Turner Ward was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Ward's early roles were in dramas like "Man and Boy" (1972) starring Bill Cosby and "Go Tell It on the Mountain" (1984) starring Paul Winfield. He had a part on the television special "The First Breeze of Summer" (PBS, 1975-76). He also landed a role in the miniseries "The Women of Brewster Place" (1988-89). In the eighties and the early 2000s, Ward worked on predominantly television shows such as "The Cosby Show" (1984-1992), "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010) and "Cosby" (CBS, 1996-2000). Ward most recently appeared in "For Love of Olivia" (CBS, 2000-01).

Douglas Turner Ward was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Ward's early roles were in dramas like "Man and Boy" (1972) starring Bill Cosby and "Go Tell It on the Mountain" (1984) starring Paul Winfield. He had a part on the television special "The First Breeze of Summer" (PBS, 1975-76). He also landed a role in the miniseries "The Women of Brewster Place" (1988-89). In the eighties and the early 2000s, Ward worked on predominantly television shows such as "The Cosby Show" (1984-1992), "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010) and "Cosby" (CBS, 1996-2000). Ward most recently appeared in "For Love of Olivia" (CBS, 2000-01).

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  First Breeze of Summer, The (1976) Stage Director

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 Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984) Reverend James
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 First Breeze of Summer, The (1976) Harper Edwards
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Notes

Ward was inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame in 1996.

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