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List of Reginald VelJohnson Movies

Team Anfotimes 05 Jan 2024 07:33 pm
Here is a list of all movies by American actor Reginald VelJohnson.

Reginald VelJohnson, born as Reginald Johnson on August 16, 1952, is an American actor renowned for his portrayals of police officer characters. He is best known for his role as Carl Winslow on the long-running sitcom "Family Matters," which aired from 1989 to 1998. Additionally, VelJohnson played LAPD Sergeant Al Powell in the iconic films "Die Hard" and "Die Hard 2."

Early in his life, Reginald VelJohnson was born in the Queens borough of New York City to Eva, a nurse's aide, and Dan, a hospital attendant. His father left the family, which included his brother Barry, when VelJohnson was 13 years old. Subsequently, his mother married John Reilly. VelJohnson attended Benjamin N. Cardozo High School.

VelJohnson pursued a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theater from New York University, where he had the opportunity to work with Joseph Papp's Black/Hispanic Shakespeare Company. Notable actors such as Morgan Freeman and CCH Pounder were among his fellow actors during this time. Early in his acting career, he decided to change his name from Reginald Johnson (his birth name) to Reginald VelJohnson. He later explained that he altered the spelling "because I wanted a name people would remember."

Throughout his career, Reginald VelJohnson has left a lasting impact on audiences with his memorable roles, particularly as the beloved Carl Winslow in "Family Matters" and as Sergeant Al Powell in the "Die Hard" film series.



Reginald VelJohnson All Movies List

Year Title Role
1981 Wolfen Morgue Attendant
1984 Ghostbusters Corrections Officer
1985 Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins EMT
1986 Crocodile Dundee Gus
1988 Plain Clothes Captain Graff
Die Hard Sgt. Al Powell
1989 Turner & Hooch Detective David "Dave" Sutton
1990 Die Hard 2 Sgt. Al Powell
1991 A Fond Little Memory[citation needed]  
1993 Posse Preston
2000 Ground Zero Burt Green
2002 Like Mike Mr. Boyd
2005 Sunday Evening Haircut[citation needed] O.C.
Suits on the Loose[citation needed] Brother Steedman
Death to the Supermodels Tom
2006 Hidden Secrets[citation needed] Norman Wexler
2007 Three Days to Vegas RJ Jackson
Out at the Wedding[17] Dexter
2009 Steppin: The Movie Mr. Shavers
2010 Jelly[citation needed] Joe Woods
You Again Mason Dunlevy
2012 Brother White[citation needed] Hill
Air Collision Bob Abbot
2013 The Formula[citation needed] Professor Millan
2014 12 Dog Days Till Christmas'[18] Probation Officer Art Stephenson
2015 The Flight Before Christmas Joe
2018 Funny Story Hank
The Prayer Box Billy
2019 Avengers: Endgame Fire Chief
2020 The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee Reggie
2023 Glisten and the Merry Mission Snowy Owl


Year Title Role
1985–88 The Equalizer N/A (1985)
Harmon Hunter (1986)
Arthur Williams (1988)
1988 227 The Santa Thief
1989 Perfect Strangers Carl Winslow
1989–98 Family Matters Carl Winslow
1992 Tales from the Crypt Hotel Guest
1993 Dream On Santa
1994 A Cool Like That Christmas[citation needed] Dad (Voice)
One of Her Own Det. Bob Hymes
1996 Deadly Pursuits Ed Conroy
1998 Diagnosis: Murder Dr. David Sinclair
1999 The Hughleys Rev. Bennett
2000 Twice in a Lifetime Dr. David Bryant
2001 The Fugitive Maurice Beaumont
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Dr. Phillip Kane
2002 Crossing Jordan Mr. Holden
Will & Grace Dr. Kaplan
2003 The Parkers Sterling Oglevee
2005 That's So Raven Dikembe, The Ambassador
Ghost Whisperer Danny Small
2006 Eve Rev. Everett
Monk Todd
2007 On the Lot Neighbor in 'Time Upon a Once'
Bones Dale Owens
2008 Chuck Sgt. Al Powell
2009 The Three Gifts[citation needed] Rodney Smith
Family Guy Sgt. Al Powell
2009–11 I'm in the Band Principal/Superintendent Cornelius Strickland
2010 Funny or Die Presents Christopher
The Bold and the Beautiful Ed
Meet the Browns Ernie Wilson
2011–15 Hart of Dixie Dash DeWitt
2011–13 Mike & Molly Brother Heywood
2012–13 Tron: Uprising Able
2012 General Hospital Reverend Love
The Mistle-Tones Holly's dad
2013 Real Husbands of Hollywood (Season 2) Himself
2014 Strike One[citation needed] Judge Morris
2015 Clipped Tommy (Buzzy's Husband)
The Flight Before Christmas Joe
2016 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Judge Melvoy
Hitting the Breaks Chauncey van Delaware
Girl Meets World Officer James
Ray Donovan Sherman Radley
2017 Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero Mr. Flannigan (voice)
2018 Brooklyn Nine-Nine Himself
2018–19 3Below: Tales of Arcadia Jerry (voice)
2019–2021 Lazor Wulf God (voice)
2019 Mom Jim
2019 Pride and Prejudice: Atlanta Reverend Bennet
2020 Sydney to the Max Principal Linkenberry
2021 Turner & Hooch Mayor David "Dave" Sutton
2021; 2023 Invincible Principal Winslow, Tether Tyrant (voices)
2022 Ghosts of Christmas Always Roy
2023 Easter Alven (present-day)

Disclaimer: These Data (Table or List Data) are compiled from various sources and by our own research. These data can be approximate and Anfotimes does not make any claims about the authenticity of the data.

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