Bill Duke Get to know the 76-year old actor Bill Duke, before he got famous (e.g. Commando, Predator, Action Jackson). IMDB reports Ebony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) was Bill Duke's first TV appearance in 1991. In 1972 he starred as Mr. Sands in his first movie ABC Afterschool Specials. BirthdayFebruary 26, 1943NationalityAmericanName in PassportWilliam Henry Duke, Jr.Debut ABC Afterschool Specials(1972)EthnicityAfro-American (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)BlackSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHis home town is Poughkeepsie, New York, USA. His parents Ethel Louise (née Douglas) & William Henry Duke Sr. are of Afro-American ethnicity. Bill Duke was born on February 26, 1943 on a Friday. Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: Franklin D. Roosevelt High SchoolUniversity/College: Boston University, New York University, Tisch School of Fine Arts, American Film Institute Photo of First movie or tv show debut ABC Afterschool Specials Character: Mr. Sands| Date: 1972Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance FULL INTERVIEW: Bill Duke Most popular video on Youtube You know you done fucked up right? You know that right? Views: 403.936 Share your real life experiences with Bill Duke here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!