Louis Cameron Gossett Jr. (born May 27, 1936) is an American actor. He currently portrays Will Reeves in HBO's Watchmen.


He is best known for his Academy Award winning role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the 1982 film An Officer and a Gentleman, and his role as Fiddler in the 1977 ABC television miniseries Roots. Gossett has also starred in numerous other film productions including A Raisin in the SunThe LandlordSkin GameTravels with My AuntThe Laughing PolicemanThe DeepJaws 3-D, Wolfgang Petersen's Enemy Mine, the Iron Eagle series, Toy Soldiers and The Punisher, in an acting career that spans over five decades.


Watchmen (TV series)

Season 1

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