Stepin Fetchit

Born May 30, 1902
  • Actor
Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry, better known by the stage name Stepin Fetchit, was an American comedian and film actor. Perry parlayed the Fetchit persona into a successful film career, eventually becoming a millionaire, the first black actor in history to do so. He was the first black actor t...

Stepin Fetchit Stats


: Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry, Step'n Fetchit, Stepin' Fetchit


: Actor


: 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: 1902-05-30

Place of Birth

: Key West

Date of Death

: Nov 19, 1985

Place of Death

: Woodland Hills

Cause of Death

: Pneumonia | Heart failure

Stepin Fetchit Film Roles

  1. One More Spring
    One More Spring
  2. Carolina
  3. Hearts in Dixie
  4. Show Boat
    Show Boat
  5. Salute
  6. The Sun Shines Bright
    Jeff Poindexter
  7. Big Timers
  8. Steamboat Round the Bend
  9. On the Avenue
  10. Bend of the River

Stepin Fetchit Film Appearances

  1. Small Steps, Big Strides
  2. That's Black Entertainment: Celebrating Legendary Black Comedians
  3. That's Black Entertainment