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Ron O'Neal
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Actor
    (September 1, 1937-January 14, 2004)
    Best known for his role as 'Youngblood Priest' in 'Super Fly (1972)' and 'Super Fly T.N.T (1973)'
    Also appeared in 'The Master Gunfighter (1975),' 'When A Stranger Calls (1979),' 'The Final Countdown (1980)' and 'Original Gangstas (1996)'
    Died from pancreatic cancer at 66
    His most famous role was as dope dealer/pimp 'Priest' in the blaxploitation classic 'Super Fly.'
    The role of a drug dealer did little to improve the image of black men on screen.
    He complained about being typecast as a pimp, yet he had no problem making the sequel.
    He flunked out of Ohio State University.
    He was a member of Karamu House, a nonprofessional theater group that specialized in interracial casting.
    He won the Obie, Drama Desk, and Clarence Derwent Awards for his theater work.
    For several years, he taught acting in Harlem.

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