James LaRue Avery (November 27, 1945 – December 31, 2013) was an American actor, best known for his portrayal of the patriarch and attorney (later judge) Philip Banks, Will Smith's character's uncle, in the TV sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. This character was ranked #34 in TV Guide's "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time." He also provided the voice of Shredder in the 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series, as well as War Machine in the animated series Iron Man and Junkyard Dog in Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling. He also played Michael Kelso's commanding officer at the police academy late in the series run of That '70s Show.
Duncan will be touching down in Cape Town, and getting straight back on the next available flight. He will definitely be back in India for the next one-day international.
We're simply following through on that.
Growth will continue. To what degree, we don't know until it's here.
|Full Name at Birth||James L. Avery Sr.|
|Age||68 (age at death)|
|Date of Birth||November 27, 1945|
|Birthplace||Pughsville, Virginia, United States (Now Suffolk, Virginia, United States)|
|Date of Death||December 31, 2013|
|Location of Death||Glendale, California, United States|
|Cause of Death||Complications From Open Heart Surgery.|
|Height||6' 5" (196 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Hair Color||Salt and Pepper|
|Claim to Fame||Philip Banks On The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air (1990-1996)|