Paul Winfield - May 22, 1939. Actor. Daytime Emmy Award Winner for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. NAACP Award Winner for Best Performance by an Actor in a Dramatic Series for The Sophisticated Gents
Paul Winfield (1939 - 2004) was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in the 1972 motion picture "Sounder", and was nominated for an Emmy Award for his work in the television miniseries "King" (1978) and "Roots: The Next Generation."