Antonio Fargas

Antonio Fargas

Gender: Male
Known for: Acting
Birthday: 1946-08-14 (75 years old)

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Biography

Antonio Juan Fargas (born August 14, 1946) is an American actor known for his roles in 1970s blaxploitation and comedy movies, as well as his portrayal as Huggy Bear in the 1970s TV series Starsky & Hutch.

Personal Life

Fargas' son Justin Fargas, a University of Southern California alumnus, is a former NFL running back who played seven seasons for the Oakland Raiders, amassing over 3,000 rushing yards in his career. Fargas' daughter-in-law is LSU women's basketball coach Nikki Caldwell.

Early Life

Fargas was born in New York City to Mildred (née Bailey) and Manuel Fargas; he was one of 11 children. His father was a Puerto Rican who worked for the City of New York. His mother was from Trinidad and Tobago. Raised in New York's Spanish Harlem, Fargas graduated from Fashion Industries High School in 1965.

Filmography

All 94

Movies 59

TV shows 35

Self 3

David Poe
Black Lightning (2018)

Black Lightning (2018)

TV show
7.06
Sarge
Beyond Skyline (2017)

Beyond Skyline (2017)

Movie
3.5
Major Melvin Lowell
Silver Bells (2015)

Silver Bells (2015)

Movie
William Boudreaux
Snakehead Swamp (2014)

Snakehead Swamp (2014)

Movie
Lightfoot Legrand
Popovich and the Voice of the Fabled American West (2014)

Popovich and the Voice of the Fabled American West (2014)

Movie
Mo
Stealing Las Vegas (2012)

Stealing Las Vegas (2012)

Movie
Jay
Once Fallen (2010)

Once Fallen (2010)

Movie
X Returns (2009)

X Returns (2009)

Movie
Mr. Mitchell
Lie to Me (2009)

Lie to Me (2009)

TV show
6
Baz
Sucker Punch (2008)

Sucker Punch (2008)

Movie
Flappy
Bad Guys (2008)

Bad Guys (2008)

Movie
The Alan Titchmarsh Show (2007)

The Alan Titchmarsh Show (2007)

TV show
Father Riley
Fist of the Warrior (2007)

Fist of the Warrior (2007)

Movie
Lydell
The Caper (2007)

The Caper (2007)

Movie
Sweet Tooth / Doc
Everybody Hates Chris (2005)

Everybody Hates Chris (2005)

TV show
7.33
Numb3rs (2005)

Numb3rs (2005)

TV show
5.8
Self
Airline (2004)

Airline (2004)

TV show
Eve (2003)

Eve (2003)

TV show
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

TV show
6.3
Jimmy Lipps
Fastlane (2002)

Fastlane (2002)

TV show
Link Brown
American Pimp (2000)

American Pimp (2000)

Movie
Uncle Jim Douglas
3 Strikes (2000)

3 Strikes (2000)

Movie
Magee
The Suburbans (1999)

The Suburbans (1999)

Movie
L.A. Heat (1999)

L.A. Heat (1999)

TV show
Kelso
Milo (1998)

Milo (1998)

Movie
Santos Lobilita
Gator King (1997)

Gator King (1997)

Movie
The Steve Harvey Show (1996)

The Steve Harvey Show (1996)

TV show
Himself
The Celluloid Closet (1996)

The Celluloid Closet (1996)

Movie
2
Leroy James
Soul Survivors (1995)

Soul Survivors (1995)

Movie
The Parent 'Hood (1995)

The Parent 'Hood (1995)

TV show
The Wayans Bros. (1995)

The Wayans Bros. (1995)

TV show
5
Afros, Macks & Zodiacs (1995)

Afros, Macks & Zodiacs (1995)

Movie
'Good Advices' Huggy (archive footage)
La Classe américaine (1993)

La Classe américaine (1993)

Movie
3.67
Living Single (1993)

Living Single (1993)

TV show
10
Martin (1992)

Martin (1992)

TV show
6
Eddie Kemper
Maid for Each Other (1992)

Maid for Each Other (1992)

Movie
Julius
The Borrower (1991)

The Borrower (1991)

Movie
Rasta
Whore (1991)

Whore (1991)

Movie
Bellamey
Howling VI: The Freaks (1991)

Howling VI: The Freaks (1991)

Movie
5.1
Lamont Kelly
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)

TV show
6.69
The Simpsons (1989)

The Simpsons (1989)

TV show
6.2
Flyguy
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)

I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)

Movie
6
Nicky 'N.C.' Carr
Shakedown (1988)

Shakedown (1988)

Movie
Paco
The Night of the Sharks (1988)

The Night of the Sharks (1988)

Movie
El Gato Negro
Florida Straits (1986)

Florida Straits (1986)

Movie
MacGyver (1985)

MacGyver (1985)

TV show
5.87
Finesse
Streetwalkin' (1985)

Streetwalkin' (1985)

Movie
Blind Man
Crimewave (1985)

Crimewave (1985)

Movie
Miami Vice (1984)

Miami Vice (1984)

TV show
7
Taxi Driver
Firestarter (1984)

Firestarter (1984)

Movie
6.2
Hardcastle and McCormick (1983)

Hardcastle and McCormick (1983)

TV show
5.71
Oliver
Paper Dolls (1982)

Paper Dolls (1982)

Movie
Actor
A House Divided: Denmark Vessey's Rebellion (1982)

A House Divided: Denmark Vessey's Rebellion (1982)

Movie
Self
Champs-Elysées (1982)

Champs-Elysées (1982)

TV show
Vaness
The Ambush Murders (1982)

The Ambush Murders (1982)

Movie
Mr. Henri
Model Behavior (1982)

Model Behavior (1982)

Movie
Nurse (1981)

Nurse (1981)

TV show
Actor
All Commercials... A Steve Martin Special (1980)

All Commercials... A Steve Martin Special (1980)

Movie
Coach
Up the Academy (1980)

Up the Academy (1980)

Movie
Marshall Gripps
Nurse (1980)

Nurse (1980)

Movie
Jamie Valdez
Escape (1980)

Escape (1980)

Movie
Doc
Milo-Milo (1979)

Milo-Milo (1979)

Movie
Sweepstakes (1979)

Sweepstakes (1979)

TV show
Vega$ (1978)

Vega$ (1978)

TV show
Kaz (1978)

Kaz (1978)

TV show
Professor
Pretty Baby (1978)

Pretty Baby (1978)

Movie
Lee Graham
The Love Boat (1977)

The Love Boat (1977)

TV show
7.31
Lindy
Car Wash (1976)

Car Wash (1976)

Movie
10
Charlie's Angels (1976)

Charlie's Angels (1976)

TV show
6.33
Bernstein Chandler
Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)

Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)

Movie
Huggy Bear
Starsky & Hutch (1975)

Starsky & Hutch (1975)

TV show
6
One-Eye
Cornbread, Earl and Me (1975)

Cornbread, Earl and Me (1975)

Movie
Jim
Huckleberry Finn (1975)

Huckleberry Finn (1975)

Movie
Pimp
The Gambler (1974)

The Gambler (1974)

Movie
Police Woman (1974)

Police Woman (1974)

TV show
5.55
Sweetstick Weldon
Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974)

Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974)

TV show
5.33
Link Brown
Foxy Brown (1974)

Foxy Brown (1974)

Movie
6
Quickfellow
Conrack (1974)

Conrack (1974)

Movie
Stephen
Busting (1974)

Busting (1974)

Movie
Benny
Kojak (1973)

Kojak (1973)

TV show
6
Doodlebug
Cleopatra Jones (1973)

Cleopatra Jones (1973)

Movie
6
Police Story (1973)

Police Story (1973)

TV show
Henry J. Jackson
Across 110th Street (1972)

Across 110th Street (1972)

Movie
Buffalo
Cisco Pike (1972)

Cisco Pike (1972)

Movie
Sanford and Son (1972)

Sanford and Son (1972)

TV show
10
Boy
Believe in Me (1971)

Believe in Me (1971)

Movie
Bunky
Shaft (1971)

Shaft (1971)

Movie
5.33
Greyhound
Pound (1970)

Pound (1970)

Movie
The Bill Cosby Show (1969)

The Bill Cosby Show (1969)

TV show
Man in Jazz Club (uncredited)
Stiletto (1969)

Stiletto (1969)

Movie
The Arab
Putney Swope (1969)

Putney Swope (1969)

Movie
1
Ironside (1967)

Ironside (1967)

TV show
6
The Cool World (1963)

The Cool World (1963)

Movie
Louie
Until We Meet Again

Until We Meet Again

Movie

Information

Known for
Acting

Gender
Male

Birthday
1946-08-14 (75 years old)

Birth name
Antonio Juan Fargas

Place of birth
New York City, United States of America

Children
Justin Fargas

Citizenships
United States of America

Also known as
Huggy Bear

Isaac Hayes
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Isaac Hayes worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
2 TV shows
Clarence Williams III
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Clarence Williams III worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
2 TV shows
Bernie Casey
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Bernie Casey worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
4 Movies
Bill Duke
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Bill Duke worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
3 TV show
Peter Wooley
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Peter Wooley worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
J.J. Johnson
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J.J. Johnson worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
Joe Madden
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Joe Madden worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
William Cort
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William Cort worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Don Weis
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Don Weis worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Robert Chartoff
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Robert Chartoff worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
Arnold Johnson
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Arnold Johnson worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Barbara Rhoades
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Barbara Rhoades worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Debbie Allen
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Debbie Allen worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Bernie Kopell
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Bernie Kopell worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Eric Laneuville
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Eric Laneuville worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Richard Ward
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Richard Ward worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Rosalind Cash
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Rosalind Cash worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Teddy Wilson
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Teddy Wilson worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
Lee Weaver
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Lee Weaver worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Robert Downey Sr.
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Robert Downey Sr. worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
Louis Nye
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Louis Nye worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Pam Grier
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Pam Grier worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Russ Grieve
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Russ Grieve worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Richard Roundtree
Antonio Fargas
Richard Roundtree worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Norman Fell
Antonio Fargas
Norman Fell worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Scatman Crothers
Antonio Fargas
Scatman Crothers worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Pat Morita
Antonio Fargas
Pat Morita worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 TV shows
Chris Rock
Antonio Fargas
Chris Rock worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Moses Gunn
Antonio Fargas
Moses Gunn worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
H.B. Haggerty
Antonio Fargas
H.B. Haggerty worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Allan Arbus
Antonio Fargas
Allan Arbus worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Shelley Winters
Antonio Fargas
Shelley Winters worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Vincent Schiavelli
Antonio Fargas
Vincent Schiavelli worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Severn Darden
Antonio Fargas
Severn Darden worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
M. Emmet Walsh
Antonio Fargas
M. Emmet Walsh worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Irwin Winkler
Antonio Fargas
Irwin Winkler worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
Allen Garfield
Antonio Fargas
Allen Garfield worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
3 Movies
Michael Schultz
Antonio Fargas
Michael Schultz worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
1 Movie
2 TV show
Bill McKinney
Antonio Fargas
Bill McKinney worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Rance Howard
Antonio Fargas
Rance Howard worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
Carmine Caridi
Antonio Fargas
Carmine Caridi worked together with Antonio Fargas in:
2 Movies
1 TV shows
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