Aug. 18th, 1948
St. Lucia, Caribbean
Joseph Marcell's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - Return to Zero
1987 - Cry Freedom
Guest TV Roles
Professor Karl Webster
Joseph Marcell (born August 18, 1948) is a St. Lucian-born English actor, best known for his role as "Geoffrey" the English butler on the NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. He currently resides in Southall, Ealing in London.
He serves on the board of the Globe Theatre in London where he featured in a nationwide production of Shakespeare's King Lear.
- Daughter, Jessica (b. 1989)
- His primary claim to fame is the portrayal of the butler Geoffrey on _"The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" (1990)_ (qv).
- Son, Ben (b. 1979)
- He is a British citizen.
- He serves on the board of the Globe Theatre in London.