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Saturday, February 20 • 11:15am - 12:00pm
Fred Williamson: Exploitation and Beyond

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Fred Williamson may have started off as a football player, but he became known as an actor with an early role in the original Star Trek and the movie M*A*S*H, but his career reached new levels in the '70s and '80s with blaxploitation films and low budget science fiction movies that he both acted in and directed. Join this Q&A for a fascinating discussion with an amazingly talented man.

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Fred "The Hammer" Williamson

Actor, From Dusk Til Dawn, MASH, Black Caesar
Fred “The Hammer” Williamson played college football for Chicago's Northwestern University during the late 1950s. This was followed by a seven-year professional career in the NFL, beginning in 1960 when he was signed on with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The following year, he joined the Oakland Raiders, with whom he played four seasons. He then played three seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs. It was during this time he became known... Read More →

Saturday February 20, 2016 11:15am - 12:00pm
Saenger Meeting Room 22 E Intendencia St, Pensacola, FL 32502