Otis Young
Date of Birth
Jul 04, 1933
Birth Place:
Providence, RI

Biography

Historically noted as being the first African-American actor to co-star in a television Western, actor Otis Young began his career in front of the camera later in life than most, receiving his first formal training after enrolling in New York University's acting program following service in the Korean War. Born into a family of 13 siblings in Providence, RI, in 1932, Young fought in the Korean...