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Carl Bradshaw (actor)

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Nationality  Jamaican
Role  actor
Name  Carl Bradshaw
Years active  1972-present
Occupation  Actor, director

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Movies  The Harder They Come, Third World Cop, Smile Orange, Countryman, Dancehall Queen
Similar People  Perry Henzell, Trevor Rhone, Audrey Reid, Mark Danvers, Winston Stona
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Carl Bradshaw is a Jamaican actor and director who has been described as "Jamaica's most renowned actor" and "arguably Jamaica's premier actor".

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Career

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Carl Bradshaw grew up in the Kingston ghetto of Standpipe, and was educated at Excelsior High School. He was a keen actor and athlete as a teenager and his talent won him a scholarship at the University of Pennsylvania. He received a master's degree in Physical Science.

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Bradshaw represented Jamaica in the 400m in 1968. He also competed in the 400m hurdles. He went on to take up the role of Head of Physical Education at Excelsior High School, where he was working when he was cast as Jose, one of the lead roles in Perry Henzell's 1973 film The Harder They Come, after initially getting involved as an extra. Bradshaw described how the role originated: "When I met Perry, there was no script. He asked me to make up a story for my character, so I gave him a line about some guy who'd owed me money for ages."

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He took the lead role of Ringo in the 1976 film Smile Orange, and also had roles on Countryman and Dancehall Queen, which he also co-produced while Director of Operations for Island Entertainment Jamaica. He went on to act in most of the major Jamaican films, including Third World Cop, One Love, Henzell's second film No Place Like Home, and the 2009 film Wah Do Dem. He played a Jamaican mystic in the 2011 supernatural thriller The Skin.

Bradshaw has won several awards for his acting, including the Doctor Bird Award and the Carifesta Film Festival Award of Excellence, and has been described as "Jamaica's most renowned actor" and "arguably Jamaica's premier actor".

As actor

  • The Harder They Come (1973) – Jose
  • Smile Orange (1976) – Ringo
  • Countryman (1982) – Captain Benchley
  • Club Paradise (1986) – Cab Driver
  • The Mighty Quinn (1989) – Cocodick
  • Goldeneye (1989) – Magistrate
  • The Lunatic (1991) – Service
  • Kla$h (1995) – Walker
  • Dancehall Queen (1997) – Police Officer #1 (also Producer)
  • Third World Cop (1999) – One Hand (also Associate Producer)
  • Ritual (2002) – Ramon
  • One Love (2003) – Obeah Man
  • Runt (2005) – The Real Henry Davis (also Associate Producer)
  • Almost Heaven (2005) – Shervin
  • No Place Like Home (2006) – Carl
  • Wah Do Dem (2009) – Mystic Man
  • Better Mus' Come (2010) – Rasta Elder 1
  • The Skin (2011) – Jamaican Mystic
  • Television

  • Runaway Bay (1992–1993) – Inspector Grant
  • References

    Carl Bradshaw (actor) Wikipedia


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