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Eugene Lee

Playwright, TV/Film and Broadway Actor

Photo Eugene LeeEugene has an enjoyed an over thirty year career in the industry. As an actor, his television credits include Good Times, The White Shadow, The Guiding Light, The District, and acting with Oprah Winfrey in The Women of Brewster Place. His film credits include Blacklisted and Coach Carter. Highlights of his long stage career include working with Denzel Washington and Samuel L. Jackson in the Pulitzer Prize winning A Soldier’s Play by Charles Fuller at the Negro Ensemble Company, a recent Broadway appearance in August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean, and being a company member for the Kennedy Center’s 10-play cycle tribute to August Wilson.  Eugene has also enjoyed success as a playwright with works such as East Texas Hot Links, Fear Itself, Somebody Called:  A Tale of Two Preachers, Killingsworth, The Rest of Me and the musical Twist. He has also penned episodes for television series like Homicide:  Life On the Streets, Walker Texas Ranger, and The Journey of Allen Strange.