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Paul Bates

Paul Bates is an American actor. He has played minor roles in True Romance, The Preacher's Wife, Mr. Wonderful, 8 Mile, The Wayans Bros, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story and Bad Teacher. He is known for playing Oha in the 1988 film Coming to America starring Eddie Murphy.

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Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Somewhere, Tomorrow 1983-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Coming 2 America 2020-12-16
Known For
Poster of Bad Teacher
Poster of Hesher
Poster of FlashForward
Poster of Hot Pursuit
Movie Coming 2 America 2020-12-16
Movie Addicted to Fresno Henry 2015-09-01
Movie Bad Teacher School Superintendent 2011-05-16
Series Dan for Mayor Jeff 2010-03-01
Movie Hesher Mr. Elsberry 2010-01-22
Series FlashForward Phil 2009-09-24
Movie Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Nightclub Manager 2007-12-21
Series Numb3rs Unknown 2006-03-05
Movie Snow Carl 2004-12-13
Movie Fast Food High Ralph 2003-02-25
Movie Blizzard Additional reindeer voices 2003-05-15
Movie The Tuxedo Lundeen 2002-09-27
Movie Instinct Bluto 1999-06-04
Movie March in Windy City Det Joe Riggs 1998-05-03
Series Becker Unknown 1998-11-02
Series The Wayans Bros. Unknown 1995-01-11
Series The Single Guy Unknown 1995-09-21
Movie True Romance Marty 1993-09-09
Movie Jennifer Eight Venables 1992-11-06
Series Martin Unknown 1992-08-27
Movie Crazy People Robles 1990-04-13
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Wings Unknown 1990-04-19
Movie Coming to America Oha 1988-06-29
Movie Hot Pursuit Cleon 1987-05-08
Series Kay O'Brien Unknown 1986-09-26
Movie Somewhere, Tomorrow Paul Bart 1983-01-01