|Julius Harris (1923 - 2004)
a.k.a. Julius W. Harris
|Superfly (1972) [Scatter]: Reportedly injected with an overdose of heroin by a couple of crooked cops. (I haven't seen this movie myself.) (Thanks to Michael)
Trouble Man (1972) [Big]: Reportedly shot to death in a pool hall by a couple of thugs disguised as police officers, as part of a set-up to frame Robert Hooks. (I haven't seen this movie, but I've read the plot synopsis in the book The Fifty Worst Films of All Time.)
Hell Up in Harlem (1973) [Papa Gibbs]: Reportedly dies of a heart attack after a fight with Tony King. (I haven't seen this movie myself.) (Thanks to Michael)
Live and Let Die (1973) [Tee Hee]: Thrown out of a train-compartment window at the end of a fight with Roger Moore.
Friday the 13th, The Series: The Butcher (1989) [Simpson]: Reportedly garotted by Nigel Bennett. (I haven't seen this episode myself.) (Thanks to Michael)
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991) [Old Man]: Reportedly shot to death by Daniel Baldwin's thugs during a shoot-out. (I haven't seen this movie myself.) (Thanks to Michael)
Murder, She Wrote: Judge Not (1991) [Jack Lee Johnson]: Strangled (off-screen) by William Atherton in Julius' nightclub; his body is shown afterwards when Angela Lansbury discovers him.