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Carl Weathers (born January 14, 1948 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American actor and a former professional football player.

Prior to acting, he played Collegiate American Football at San Diego State, in the National Football League for the Oakland Raiders, and in the Canadian Football League for the B.C. Lions.

His best known roles are boxing champion Apollo Creed in the Rocky films, CIA operative Al Dillon in Predator, Jericho "Action" Jackson in Action Jackson, retired professional golf player Chubbs Peterson in Happy Gilmore and a fictionalized version of himself in Arrested Development. He voiced Omnitraxus on Star vs. the Forces of Evil and also plays Greef Karga in Star Wars: The Mandalorian, some episodes of which he also directed.


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