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The Jeffersons Cast List

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

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Berlinda Tolbert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons
Berlinda Tolbert (born November 4, 1949) is an American film and television actress. Tolbert is best known for her role as Jenny Willis Jefferson, the daughter of Tom and Helen Willis on the CBS ...more
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Damon Evans is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons, Roots: The Next Generations
Damon Evans (born November 24, 1949) is an American actor, born in Baltimore, Maryland, best known as the second of two actors who portrayed Lionel Jefferson on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons. He ...more
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Franklin Cover is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons
Franklin Edward Cover (November 20, 1928 – February 5, 2006) was an American actor best known for starring in the sitcom The Jeffersons. His character, Tom Willis, was half of one of the first ...more
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Gary Coleman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
Married... with Children, Diff'rent Strokes, The Gary Coleman Show
Gary Wayne Coleman (February 8, 1968 – May 28, 2010) was an American actor, comedian, and writer best known for his role as Arnold Jackson in Diff'rent Strokes (1978–1986). After a successful ...more
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Isabel Sanford is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons, A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, The Great American Quiz Show
Isabel Sanford (born Eloise Gwendolyn Sanford; August 29, 1917 – July 9, 2004) was an American stage, film, and television actress and comedian best known for her role as Louise ...more
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Jay Hammer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
Jay Hammer The Jeffersons, Texas
Jay Hammer (born November 16, 1944) is an American actor best known for his long run as freelancer journalist Fletcher Reade who falls in love with Dr. Claire Ramsey on CBS Daytime's Guiding ...more
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Marla Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons, Passions, 227
Marla Gibbs (born Margaret Theresa Bradley; June 14, 1931) is an American actress, comedian, singer, writer and television producer, whose career spans five decades. Gibbs is known for her role ...more
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Mike Evans is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons
Michael Jonas Evans (November 3, 1949 – December 14, 2006) was an American actor, best known as Lionel Jefferson on both All in the Family and The Jeffersons.
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Paul Benedict is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons
Paul Benedict (September 17, 1938 – December 1, 2008) was an American actor who made numerous appearances in television and movies beginning in 1965. He was known for his roles as The Number ...more
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Roxie Roker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons
Roxie Albertha Roker (August 28, 1929 – December 2, 1995) was an American actress who portrayed Helen Willis on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons (1975–1985), half of the first interracial couple to ...more
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Sherman Hemsley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons, Dinosaurs, Amen
Sherman Alexander Hemsley (February 1, 1938 – July 24, 2012) was an American actor, best known for his roles as George Jefferson on the CBS television series All in the Family and The ...more
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Zara Cully is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Jeffersons Cast List
The Jeffersons
Zara Frances Cully (January 26, 1892 – February 28, 1978) was an American actress. Cully was best known for her role as Olivia 'Mother Jefferson' Jefferson on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons, ...more