Actors The Cosby Show Cast List

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The Cosby Show cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Cosby Show 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 The Cosby Show stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Cosby Show focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Cosby Show that are on here as well.

Items featured on this poll include everything from Angela Bassett to Bill Cosby

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Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Alicia Keys Alicia Augello Cook, known by the pseudonym Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had previous record ...more

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Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Bill Cosby The Cosby Show, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, I Spy - William Henry "Bill" Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist. Cosby's start in stand-up began at the hungry i in San Francisco which was followed by ...more

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Eileen Heckart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Eileen Heckart The Cosby Show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Backstairs at the White House - Eileen Heckart was an American actress of film, stage, and television.

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Erika Alexander is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Erika Alexander The Cosby Show, Living Single, 60 Minute Man - Erika Alexander is an American actress, best known for her roles as Pam Tucker on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show, and as the strong-willed attorney Maxine Shaw on the FOX sitcom Living Single. ...more

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Angela Bassett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Angela Bassett American Horror Story, ER, Ryan's Hope - Angela Evelyn Bassett Vance is an American actress and film director. She has become well known for her biographical film roles portraying real-life women, including Tina Turner in What's Love ...more

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Geoffrey Owens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Geoffrey Owens The Cosby Show, Built to Last - Geoffrey Owens is an American actor and director, known for The Cosby Show, The Paper and Play the Game. He is the son of former United States Congressman Major Owens. He currently teaches an ...more

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Joseph C. Phillips is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Joseph C. Phillips The Cosby Show, General Hospital - Joseph Connor Phillips is an American actor and conservative Christian commentator and writer. He is best known for his role as Martin Kendall on the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show, and ...more

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Clarice Taylor is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Clarice Taylor Clarice Taylor was an American stage, film and television actress.

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Keshia Knight Pulliam is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Keshia Knight Pulliam The Cosby Show, Tyler Perry's House of Payne, What About Your Friends: Weekend Getaway - Keshia Knight Pulliam is an American actress. She is best known for her childhood role as Rudy Huxtable, the youngest child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show and as ...more

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Lisa Bonet is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Lisa Bonet The Cosby Show, A Different World, Life on Mars - Lisa Michelle Bonet is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Denise Huxtable Kendall on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show, and originally starring in its spinoff A Different World.

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Danny Kaye is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Danny Kaye The Danny Kaye Show, The Danny Kaye Show with Lucille Ball - Danny Kaye was an American actor, singer, dancer, and comedian. His performances featured physical comedy, idiosyncratic pantomimes, and rapid-fire nonsense songs. Kaye starred in 17 movies, ...more

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Malcolm-Jamal Warner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Malcolm-Jamal Warner The Cosby Show, The Magic School Bus, The Magic School Bus - Malcolm-Jamal Warner is an American actor, director, and musician. He is best known for his roles as Theo Huxtable on the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show and as Malcolm McGee on the UPN ...more

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Phylicia Rashād is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Phylicia Rashād The Cosby Show, Little Bill, Do No Harm - Phylicia Rashād is an American Tony Award-winning actress, singer and stage director, best known for her role as Clair Huxtable on the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show. She was nominated ...more

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Sabrina Le Beauf is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Sabrina Le Beauf The Cosby Show, Fatherhood - Sabrina Le Beauf is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Sondra Huxtable Tibideaux on the NBC situation comedy The Cosby Show. She has voiced the character Norma Bindlebeep on the ...more

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Earle Hyman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Earle Hyman The Cosby Show, ThunderCats, The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus - Earle Hyman is an American stage, television, and film actor. Hyman is known for his recurring role on ThunderCats as the voice of Panthro and later on The Cosby Show as Cliff's father, Russell ...more

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Tempestt Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Tempestt Bledsoe The Cosby Show, Guys with Kids, Celebrity Fit Club - Tempestt Bledsoe is an American actress. She is best known for her childhood role as Vanessa Huxtable, the fourth child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable on the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show. ...more

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Iman Abdulmajid is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Iman Abdulmajid The Fashion Show - Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid, professionally known as Iman, is a Somali fashion model, actress and entrepreneur. A pioneer in the field of ethnic cosmetics, she is also noted for her charitable work. ...more

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Malinda Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Malinda Williams The John Larroquette Show, Soul Food, The Client - Malinda Williams is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Erica Wright in the 1996 movie A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, as Young Alicia in the 1999 movie The Wood, and as ...more

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Raven-Symoné is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Raven-Symoné The Cosby Show, That's So Raven, Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - Raven-Symoné Christina Pearman is an American actress, comedian, model, singer, songwriter, dancer, and television producer. She first appeared on television in 1989 on The Cosby Show as ...more

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Sammy Davis, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Sammy Davis, Jr. Alice in Wonderland, The New Alice in Wonderland, Hanna-Barbera's 50th: A Yabba Dabba Doo Celebration - Samuel George "Sammy" Davis Jr., was an American entertainer. Primarily a dancer and singer, he was also an actor of stage and screen, musician, and impressionist, noted for his ...more

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Sinbad is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Sinbad A Different World, The Redd Foxx Show, The Sinbad Show - David Adkins —known by his stage name Sinbad—is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He became well known in the 1990s from being featured on his own HBO specials, appearing on several ...more

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Sônia Braga is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Sônia Braga American Family, As Cariocas, Dancin' Days - Sônia Maria Campos Braga is a Brazilian actress. Nominated for three Golden Globes and an Emmy Award, Braga is best known for her performances in Kiss of the Spider Woman, and Moon Over ...more

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Tatyana Ali is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Tatyana Ali The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, The Young and the Restless, Love That Girl! - Tatyana Marisol Ali is an American actress, model and R&B singer, best known for her childhood role as Ashley Banks on the NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Since January 2010, she has ...more

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Terry Farrell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Terry Farrell Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Becker, Paper Dolls - Theresa Lee "Terry" Farrell is an American former actress and fashion model. She is best known for her performances in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine as Jadzia Dax, ...more

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Tichina Arnold is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Cosby Show Cast List
Tichina Arnold Raising Hope, Everybody Hates Chris, Martin - Tichina Rolanda Arnold is an American actress, comedian, model and singer. She is known for having portrayed the roles of Pamela James on the FOX comedy sitcom Martin and the family matriarch ...more