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[[File:ClarenceWilliamsIII.jpg|thumb|320px|Clarence Williams III in 'Cold Case: Officer Down']]
 
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[http://us.imdb.com/name/nm0929934 Clarence Williams III] (1939 - )
 
[http://us.imdb.com/name/nm0929934 Clarence Williams III] (1939 - )
==Film Deaths==
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*'''''Purple Rain (1984)''''' [''Frances L'']: Shoots himself (off screen) in the head after [[Prince]] arrives at his house; the scene cuts after we hear a gun shot to Clarence being taken away by an ambulance with a large wound being covered on his head (It's not certain as to whether Clarence dies, but a later scene where Prince dedicates a song to Clarence does imply that he might be dead).
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==Film deaths==
*'''''52 Pick-Up (1986)''''' [''Bobby Shy'']: Shot to death by [[John Glover]] while Clarence is running up the staircase.
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*'''''Purple Rain'' (1984)''' [''Frances L'']: Shoots himself (off screen) in the head after [[Prince]] arrives at his house; the scene cuts after we hear a gun shot to Clarence being taken away by an ambulance with a large wound being covered on his head (It's not certain as to whether Clarence dies, but a later scene where Prince dedicates a song to Clarence does imply that he might be dead).
*'''''Deep Cover (1992)''''' [''Taft'']: Shot by [[Jeff Goldblum]]; he dies in [[Laurence Fishburne]]'s arms shortly afterwards.
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*'''''Sugar Hill (1994)''''' [''A.R. Skuggs'']: Dies of a heroin overdose while his son ([[Michael Wright]]) looks on in impassively. His body is shown again later on when his other son ([[Wesley Snipes]]) discovers him.
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*'''''52 Pick-Up'' (1986)''' [''Bobby Shy'']: Shot to death by [[John Glover]] while Clarence is running up the staircase.
*'''''Life (1999)''''' [''Winston Hancock'']: Fatally beaten (off-screen) by [[Ned Vaughn]], after Clarence slashes Ned's face; he dies after collapsing in front of [[Martin Lawrence]] and [[Eddie Murphy]] (who are framed for Clarence's murder).
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*'''''Deep Cover'' (1992)''' [''Taft'']: Shot by [[Jeff Goldblum]]; he dies in [[Laurence Fishburne]]'s arms shortly afterwards.
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*'''''Sugar Hill'' (1994)''' [''A.R. Skuggs'']: Dies of a heroin overdose while his son ([[Michael Wright]]) looks on in impassively. His body is shown again later on when his other son ([[Wesley Snipes]]) discovers him.
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*'''''Life'' (1999)''' [''Winston Hancock'']: Fatally beaten (off-screen) by [[Ned Vaughn]], after Clarence slashes Ned's face; he dies after collapsing in front of [[Martin Lawrence]] and [[Eddie Murphy]] (who are framed for Clarence's murder).
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*'''''[[Reindeer Games (2000)]]''''' [''Merlin'']: Burned to death after being squirted by a liquid gun and being lit on fire by [[Ben Affleck]] (he then falls through a window onto a parked car windscreen, his body is shown at the beginning of the film that then leads up to his death).
 
*'''''[[Reindeer Games (2000)]]''''' [''Merlin'']: Burned to death after being squirted by a liquid gun and being lit on fire by [[Ben Affleck]] (he then falls through a window onto a parked car windscreen, his body is shown at the beginning of the film that then leads up to his death).
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*'''''[[American Gangster (2007)]]''''' [''Bumpy Johnson'']: Dies of a heart attack in the middle of an electronic store while talking to [[Denzel Washington]].
 
*'''''[[American Gangster (2007)]]''''' [''Bumpy Johnson'']: Dies of a heart attack in the middle of an electronic store while talking to [[Denzel Washington]].
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*'''''[[Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)]]''''' [''Maynard'']: Presumably dies (off-screen) of old age/natural causes between the 1930's scenes and the present.
 
*'''''[[Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)]]''''' [''Maynard'']: Presumably dies (off-screen) of old age/natural causes between the 1930's scenes and the present.
==TV Deaths==
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==TV deaths==
 
*'''''[[Miami Vice (1984 series)|Miami Vice: A Tale of a Goat (1985)]]''''' [''Legba'']: Shot to death in a shootout with [[Philip Michael Thomas]], causing Clarence to fall overboard from his boat.
 
*'''''[[Miami Vice (1984 series)|Miami Vice: A Tale of a Goat (1985)]]''''' [''Legba'']: Shot to death in a shootout with [[Philip Michael Thomas]], causing Clarence to fall overboard from his boat.
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*'''''Against the Wall (1994)''''' [''Chaka'']: Shot to death by SWAT officers during the Attica prison riot.
 
*'''''Against the Wall (1994)''''' [''Chaka'']: Shot to death by SWAT officers during the Attica prison riot.
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*'''''[[Cold Case (2003 series)|Cold Case: Officer Down (2009)]]''''' [''[http://coldcase.wikia.com/wiki/Henry_%22Pops%22_Walters Henry "Pops" Walters]'']: Dies (off-screen) after being shot in his store by [[Mateo Arias]]. He's seen when [[Jeremy Ratchford]] enters the store after [[Thom Barry]] is shot as well. The shooting is later seen in a flashback. He later appears as a ghost/figment of imagination to Thom at the end of the episode.
 
*'''''[[Cold Case (2003 series)|Cold Case: Officer Down (2009)]]''''' [''[http://coldcase.wikia.com/wiki/Henry_%22Pops%22_Walters Henry "Pops" Walters]'']: Dies (off-screen) after being shot in his store by [[Mateo Arias]]. He's seen when [[Jeremy Ratchford]] enters the store after [[Thom Barry]] is shot as well. The shooting is later seen in a flashback. He later appears as a ghost/figment of imagination to Thom at the end of the episode.
   

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Clarence Williams III in 'Sugar Hill'

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Clarence Williams III in 'Cold Case: Officer Down'

Clarence Williams III (1939 - )

Film deaths

  • Purple Rain (1984) [Frances L]: Shoots himself (off screen) in the head after Prince arrives at his house; the scene cuts after we hear a gun shot to Clarence being taken away by an ambulance with a large wound being covered on his head (It's not certain as to whether Clarence dies, but a later scene where Prince dedicates a song to Clarence does imply that he might be dead).
  • 52 Pick-Up (1986) [Bobby Shy]: Shot to death by John Glover while Clarence is running up the staircase.
  • Sugar Hill (1994) [A.R. Skuggs]: Dies of a heroin overdose while his son (Michael Wright) looks on in impassively. His body is shown again later on when his other son (Wesley Snipes) discovers him.
  • Life (1999) [Winston Hancock]: Fatally beaten (off-screen) by Ned Vaughn, after Clarence slashes Ned's face; he dies after collapsing in front of Martin Lawrence and Eddie Murphy (who are framed for Clarence's murder).
  • Reindeer Games (2000) [Merlin]: Burned to death after being squirted by a liquid gun and being lit on fire by Ben Affleck (he then falls through a window onto a parked car windscreen, his body is shown at the beginning of the film that then leads up to his death).

TV deaths

  • Against the Wall (1994) [Chaka]: Shot to death by SWAT officers during the Attica prison riot.

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