Died: 9th August 2008
American actor and comedian. Originally gained fame as a stand-up comedian, and joined The Original Kings Of Comedy tour.
After briefly hosting the HBO show Midnight Mac, Mac appeared in several films in smaller roles. His most noted film role was as Frank Catton in the remake Ocean's Eleven and the titular character of Mr. 3000. He was the star of The Bernie Mac Show, which ran from 2001 through 2006, earning him two Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. His other films included starring roles in Booty Call, Friday, The Players Club, Head of State, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, Bad Santa, Guess Who, Pride, Soul Men, and Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa.
Mac suffered from sarcoidosis, an inflammatory lung disease that produces tiny lumps of cells in the solid organs, but had said the condition was in remission in 2005. His death on August 9, 2008 was caused by complications from pneumonia.
Bernie Mac Discography Tracks
|2061-62472-2||Bernie Mac||Mr.3000. Original Soundtrack (CD, Album)||Hollywood Records||2061-62472-2||US||2004||Sell This Version|
|012 159 306 2||Steve Harvey (4) / D.L. Hughley / Cedric the Entertainer / Bernie Mac||Steve Harvey (4) / D.L. Hughley / Cedric the Entertainer / Bernie Mac - The Original Kings Of Comedy (CD, Comp)||Universal Records||012 159 306 2||US||2000||Sell This Version|
|339243||Steve Harvey (4) / D.L. Hughley / Cedric The Entertainer / Bernie Mac||Steve Harvey (4) / D.L. Hughley / Cedric The Entertainer / Bernie Mac - The Original Kings Of Comedy (VHS, Promo)||Paramount Pictures||339243||US||2001||Sell This Version|