Black Entertainment : GIL HILL DIES

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  1. Kemetstry

    Kemetstry going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    I believe the movie was Beverly Hills Cop





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    Correct, it was and not 48 hrs, thanks.

    Any way, I always marveled at how good he played the role of Inspector Todd, very enjoyable.:) No wonder, looks like he was a real cop.


    Detroit Policeman Gilbert Hill Stood Out, Now He's a Hollywood Cop


    When the film crew for Beverly Hills Cop went to Detroit last March, they were scouting locations, not talent, but they came back with a streetwise homicide detective named Gilbert Hill. A veteran cop famous for his ability to get suspects to talk, Hill, 53, is now getting known for his ability to open up onscreen. In the new comedy smash about a gritty Detroit cop transplanted to elegant Beverly Hills, Hill plays Gilbert Todd, the supervisor who chews out unorthodox detective Axel Foley, a/k/a star Eddie Murphy ...

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    Detroit Policeman Gilbert Hill Stood Out, Now He’s a Hollywood Cop – Vol. 23 No. 1

    When the film crew for Beverly Hills Cop went to Detroit last March, they were scouting locations, not talent, but they came back with a streetwise homicide detective named Gilbert Hill. A veteran …
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    Good afternoon...


    And yes he costarred as the black cop that Eddie Murphy's character reported to in the Beverly Hills Cop films...

    Didn't know had died, and out respect do pass along my belated condolences, too...
     
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    The funeral was last Saturday




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