Freeman King

Biography: Freeman King was a delightful character both on and off stage. His wide, broad, brassy smile was his trademark. He helped break the color barrier in the 70's. He was discovered (along with Murray Langston) by Chris Bearde. The pair became regulars on The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour. Freeman went on to be a regular panelist on The Gong Show and shows like The Match Game.