Reginald VelJohnson
Personal information
Date of birth

August 16, 1952

Place of Birth

Queens, New York, USA

Years Active


Die Hard

Al Powell

Appeared in

Die Hard
Die Hard 2

Reginald VelJohnson (born August 16, 1952) is an American actor, widely known for his role as Carl Winslow in the sitcom Family Matters. VelJohnson portrayed Sgt. Al Powell in Die Hard and again briefly in Die Hard 2.

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VelJohnson also voiced Powell in the video games Die Hard: Nakatomi Plaza and Die Hard: Vendetta. VelJohnson reprised the role of Powell in a episode of Chuck called Chuck Versus Santa Claus. His other credits include a guest appearance on Disney Channel's I Didn't Do It, and another guest appearance on NBC's Brooklyn Nine-Nine as himself for the show's protagonist Jake Peralta's Die Hard themed bachelor party.

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