Vernon Washington
Vernon Washington

Vernon Washington played Leroy Daniels on The Jeffersons from Seasons 3-5.

Personal Information
Born: (1927-08-10)August 10, 1927
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.
Died June 7, 1988(1988-06-07) (aged 60)
Deathplace: os Angeles, California, U.S.
Years active: 1974–1987
Character information
Appeared on: The Jeffersons
Episodes appeared in: 7 episodes in Seasons 3-5
Character played: Leroy Daniels
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Vernon Alfred Washington (August 10, 1927 – June 7, 1988) appeared as Leroy Daniels, one of George Jefferson's store managers, on The Jeffersons from Season 3 to 5, 1977-1979, A veteran character actor who starred in film and on television. Vernon was best known for his roles in the 1984 science fiction movie The Last Starfighter as Otis and in the 1985 horror movie Friday the 13th: A New Beginning as George.

His best known television role may have been in the 1979 miniseries Roots: The Next Generations as Rev. Mills. Later he appeared in an episode of the hit CBS series, Falcon Crest as Teddy Eubanks, a horse groomer.


  • Dream West (1986) mini series
  • Friday the 13th: A New Beginning (1985)
  • Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Horomowitz (1985) (TV)
  • the Last Starfighter (1984)
  • Falcon Crest (1983) Teddy Eubanks (TV Episode - SOLITARY CONFINEMENTS)
  • Pray TV (1980)
  • Roots: The Next Generations (1979) mini series
  • Change at 125th Street (1974) (TV)

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