Fab Five Freddy

Born 1959
Fred Brathwaite, more popularly known as Fab 5 Freddy, is a hip hop pioneer, visual artist and filmmaker. He emerged in New York's downtown underground creative scene in the late 1970s as a camera operator and a regular guest on Glenn O'Brien's public access cable show, TV Party. There he met Chris ...
Fab Five Freddy

Fab Five Freddy Stats


: Fab 5 Freddy, Frederick Brathwaite, Fab Five Freddy Braithwaite, Fab 5 Freddie, Fred Brathwaite, Fred Brathwaite aka Fab 5 Freddy


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: 1959

Place of Birth

: Brooklyn

Fab Five Freddy Film Roles

  1. Wild Style
  2. Downtown 81
    Graffiti Artist
    Downtown 81
  3. Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child
  4. The Freshest Kids: A History of the B-Boy
  5. American Gangster
    Smalls Patron #1
    American Gangster
  6. Blank City
    Blank City

Fab Five Freddy Film Director

  1. Murder Was the Case

Fab Five Freddy Film Appearances

  1. Blank City
    Blank City
  2. And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop
    And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop

Fab Five Freddy TV Starring Roles

  1. Yo! MTV Raps

Fab Five Freddy TV Guest Roles

  1. Flipped
  2. Flipped
    Terence 'Fulla T' Smith

Fab Five Freddy Albums

  1. Change the Beat