Ted Ross

Ted Ross (1934 - 2002) was an actor best known for playing the lion in the Broadway & film versions of The Wiz.

In 1981, he appeared on SESAME STREET as Mr. Jenkins in EPISODE 1586.

His other film credits include playing chauffeur Bitterman in Arthur & Arthur 2: On the Rocks (with Dudley Moore & Liza Minnelli), as well as Ragtime (with Jeff Daniels & Mary Steenburgen), Police Academy (with Kim Cattrall & George Gaynes), & The Fisher King (with Robin Williams & Jeff Bridges). Other Broadway shows included Purlie (with Sherman Hemsley, whom he also understudied) & Raisin (the musical version of A Raisin in the SUN, with Debbie Allen). On TV, he played the dean of Hillman College on The Cosby Show (once) & A Different World (twice) & guest starred on The Jeffersons, Benson, & 227.

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