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Fred Berry
Birth: Mar. 13, 1951
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 2003
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. Television and motion picture comedic figure actor who is best remembered for portraying the beret-wearing suspender-clad teen named ‘Fred "Rerun" Stubbs' on the popular 1970's sitcom "What's Happening!!" (1976 to 1979). He was well in his twenties when he was cast as a high schooler on the sitcom. Prior to joining "What' Happening!!," he was a member of the pioneering break-dance troupe "The Lockers." In the mid-1980s, after heavily battling drugs and alcohol for several years, he abandoned drugs and received a brief moment of success. Never able to shake the role that made him famous, he reprised his ‘Rerun' self in 1985 for the updated "What's Happening!!" series, "What's Happening Now!" He soon quit in a contract dispute after the first season and the show ended in 1987. During this time period he became a ordained Baptist minister speaking at churches, schools and other groups, finally working as a minister in Madison, Alabama. He also was still dabbling in show business up until near his death. (bio by: Curtis Jackson) 

Cause of death: Natural causes, diabetes
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Tribute Section, Lot 1015, Grave 4 [unmarked]
 
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Originally Created by: A.J. Marik
Record added: Oct 22, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8010480
Fred Berry
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Fred Berry
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