ONN – John Witherspoon Who Played Ice Cube’s Father In The Friday Movie Series Died At 77
John Witherspoon’s death took everyone by surprise. Moreover, the cause of death was not initially posted. From all accounts, to date, no cause of death has been released.
His IMDB bio now reads:
John Witherspoon was born on January 27, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as John Weatherspoon. He was an actor, known for Friday (1995), Next Friday (2000) and Little Man (2006). He was married to Angela Robinson Witherspoon. He died on October 29, 2019 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.
John was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003) during the 2004 BET Awards.
When he passed, John Witherspoon was working on two films: Last Friday (pre-production) as Mr. Jones, and Bring Me the Head of Lance Henriksen (post-production)
John Witherspoon also had a YouTube channel under his name. Here’s “Cooking For Poor People” from 2010:
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