10 Black Celebrities You May Not Have Known Are Dead

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 Fred "Rerun" Berry

Fred “Rerun” Berry

Fred “Rerun” Berry (March 19, 1951 – Oct. 21, 2003) was an actor best known for the role of Fred “Rerun” Stubbs on the popular 1970s television show What’s Happening!! 

During the 1980s, Berry battled drug addiction and alcoholism. He revived the character of Rerun in the series What’s Happening Now!!, but would only appear on that show for a year.

During the 1990s, Berry  became a Baptist minister and lost 100 pounds after he was diagnosed with diabetes. He was married six times to four different women.

Berry died at his Los Angeles home where he was recovering from a stroke. He was 52.

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