Clarence Williams III, ‘The Mod Squad’ and ‘Purple Rain’ star, dies at 81


You might know him from playing badguy drug lord “Samson Simpson” in the movie Half Baked with Dave Chappelle or for portraying Linc Hayes on “The Mod Squad” and Prince’s father in “Purple Rain,” and many other iconic roles over the decades Clarence Williams III, passed away on Friday. He […]