Caption: Reginald VelJohnson, Robin Givens, Bill Cobbs, Gerald Webb, Taylor Faye Ruffin, Tyler Humphrey and Sweet Brown in On Angel's Wings (2014)
Born: June 16, 1934
Star sign: Gemini
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Known for: Night at the Museum (2006), Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), The Bodyguard (1992), The Color of Money (1986)
Bill Cobbs was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, where his parents were hard-working people, who instilled in him a sense of self-reliance and humility. As an amateur actor in the city's Karamu House Theater, he starred in the Ossie Davis play "Purlie Victorious". Cobbs was an Air Force radar technician for eight years; he also worked in office ...