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Poitier, Sidney

Pronunciation: /ˈpwätēˌā/ Pronunciation: /pwätˈyā/
(1927-), US actor and movie director, of Bahamian descent; the first black US actor to achieve superstar status. Notable movies: Lilies of the Field (1963), In the Heat of the Night (1967), and Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967).

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Syllabification: Poi·tier, Sidney

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