Gregory Hines was born February 14, 1946, in New York, New York, USA. Actor and accomplished tap dancer, with many of his films featuring his dancing. He grew up as a member of "Hines, Hines, and Dad" with his father and brother, Maurice, in a popular tap dancing act. Hines' own entertaining stage show, where he sang, danced, and performed had taken him from New York to Las Vegas to Monte Carlo. He won a Tony in 1992 for "Jelly's Last Jam" and appeared as the host of the Tony's in 2002. Gregory Hines died, August 9, 2003, at the age of 57 years.
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CigarAficionado.com: Gregory Hines
Article and interview by Mervyn Rothstein; featuring information, his background, future work, and discussing his role in "Jelly's Last Jam."
IBDb: Gregory Hines
Official Broadway credits.
IMDb: Gregory Hines
Profile, filmography, television appearances, photograph gallery, and other related information.
Telegraph Obituaries: Gregory Hines
Article looks back over his life, dancing, and film work. (August 11, 2003)
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