Paul Winfield

Paul Winfield

Performer

Paul Winfield, the Emmy Award-winning actor whose one Broadway credit was Ron Milner's Checkmates in 1988, with Ruby Dee and Denzel Washington, died March 7, 2004, of a heart attack, Variety reported. Mr. Winfield was 62 and is remembered for his performance in the 2003 TV movie, "Sounder," made 30 years after he was Academy Award-nominated for the 1972 Martin Ritt film version.

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  • Born: May 22, 1941 in Los Angeles , CA, USA
  • Death: Mar 7, 2004 in Los Angeles , CA, USA

Roles (1)

Checkmates Playbill - Opening Night, Aug 1988 Checkmates (1988)
Opened Aug 4, 1988
  • as Frank Cooper (Original)
Checkmates - Opening Night
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