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In the Heat of the Night Cast List

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In the Heat of the Night cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the In the Heat of the Night main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these In the Heat of the Night stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from In the Heat of the Night focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on In the Heat of the Night that are on here as well.

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Alan Autry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night, Grace Under Fire, Style & Substance
Carlos Alan Autry Jr. (also known for a period of time as Carlos Brown; born July 31, 1952), is an American actor, politician, and former National Football League player. During his brief ...more
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Anne-Marie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night, What's Happening Now!!, Double Trouble
Anne-Marie Johnson (born July 18, 1960) is an American actress and impressionist, who has starred in film and on television. She is known for her roles as Nadine Hudson Thomas on What's ...more
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Carl Weathers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Tour of Duty, Spawn: The Animation, Brothers
Carl Weathers (born January 14, 1948) is an American actor and former professional football player. He is best known for portraying Apollo Creed in the Rocky series of films, Al Dillon in ...more
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Carroll O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
All in the Family, I Spy, In the Heat of the Night
John Carroll O'Connor (August 2, 1924 – June 21, 2001) was an American actor, producer, and director whose television career spanned four decades. A lifelong member of the Actors Studio, in 1970 ...more
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Christian LeBlanc is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Christian LeBlanc The Young and the Restless, In the Heat of the Night, As the World Turns
Christian Jules LeBlanc (born August 25, 1958 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina) is an American actor, best known for his role as Michael Baldwin on The Young and the Restless.
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Crystal R. Fox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night
Crystal R. Fox is an American actress and singer. She in currently starring as Hanna Young in the OWN drama series The Haves and the Have Nots. Fox was born in Tryon, North Carolina. She is ...more
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David Hart is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night
David Hart (born February 6, 1954) is an American actor and singer best known for his portrayal of Sgt. Parker Williams on the smash-hit television series In the Heat of the Night (1988 to ...more
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Denise Nicholas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Denise Nicholas Room 222, In the Heat of the Night, Police Story
Donna Denise Nicholas (born July 12, 1944) is an American actress and social activist who was involved in the Civil Rights Movement. She is known primarily for her role as high-school guidance ...more
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Howard Rollins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night, Another World, The Boy King
Howard Ellsworth Rollins Jr. (October 17, 1950 – December 8, 1996) was an American stage, film and television actor. Howard Rollins was best known for his role as Andrew Young in 1978's King, ...more
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Hugh O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night
Hugh Edward Ralph O'Connor (April 7, 1962 – March 28, 1995) was an American actor known for his role as James Flynn in the 1984 film Brass and his portrayal of Lonnie Jamison on In the Heat of ...more
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Lois Nettleton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night, Centennial, The Brighter Day
Lois June Nettleton (August 16, 1927 – January 18, 2008) was an American film, stage, radio, and television actress. She received three Primetime Emmy Award nominations and won two Daytime Emmy ...more
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Tonea Stewart is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night
Tonea Stewart (born February 3, 1947), also Tommie Stewart, is an American actress and university professor. She is dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts of Alabama State University ...more
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Wilbur Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night
Wilbur T. Fitzgerald is an American actor and a practicing attorney in Georgia. He played Dist. Atty. Gerard Darnelle on the TV series In the Heat of the Night, Cray, the head peacekeeper in ...more
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Randall Franks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
In the Heat of the Night
Randall Franks is an American film and television actor, author, and a bluegrass singer and musician who plays fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and mountain dulcimer. He was inducted into the ...more
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Iman Abdulmajid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
The Fashion Show
Zara Mohamed Abdulmajid (Somali: Zara Maxamed Cabdulmajiid; 25 July 1955), mononymously known as Iman, is a Somali-American fashion model, actress and entrepreneur. A former muse of designers ...more
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Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Seinfeld, The King of Queens, Fish Hooks
Gerald Isaac Stiller (born June 8, 1927) is an American comedian and actor. He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. He later played Frank Costanza on ...more
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Josh Lucas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Life Goes On, The Mysteries of Laura, The Firm
Joshua Lucas Easy Dent Maurer (born June 20, 1971) is an American actor. He has appeared in various films, including American Psycho, You Can Count on Me, A Beautiful Mind, Sweet Home Alabama, ...more
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Stella Stevens is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Highlander: The Series, Fantasy Island, Ben Casey
Stella Stevens (born Estelle Eggleston; October 1, 1938) is an American film, television, and stage actress. She began her acting career in 1959 and starred in such popular films as Girls! ...more
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Thom Gossom Jr. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Thom Gossom Jr. (born 1952) is an American actor. Gossom played college football for the Auburn Tigers. He was a cast member of the TV series In the Heat of the Night. He has appeared in ...more
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Wayne Brady is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list In the Heat of the Night Cast List
Sofia the First, Don't Forget the Lyrics!, Shorty McShorts' Shorts
Wayne Alphonso Brady (born June 2, 1972) is an American actor, singer, and comedian who is a regular on the American version of the improvisational comedy television series Whose Line Is It ...more