Willard Earl Pugh is an American actor with numerous film and television credits. He has appeared in notable mainstream Hollywood films such as The Color Purple and Air Force One as well as genre films such as RoboCop 2 and Mil Mascaras vs. the Aztec Mummy. In the latter film his excellence as an ensemble actor was specifically cited by PopMatters film critic Bill Gibron.
Teaching: Taught broadcasting and film classes at Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga, California in the early 90s.
Pugh was born in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of Pearlie and Henry Minor Pugh and he graduated from Hamilton High School.