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Terry Carter

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The Resume

    (December 16, 1928-April 23, 2024)
    Born in Brooklyn, New York
    Birth name is John Everett DeCoste
    Portrayed Private Sugarman on 'The Phil Silvers Show,' Sgt. Joe Broadhurst on 'McCloud' and Colonel Tigh on the 1970s 'Battlestar Galactica' TV series
    Acted in the films 'Attraction' (1969), 'Benji' (1974), 'Foxy Brown' (1974) and 'Hamilton' (1998)

Why he might be annoying:

    Before getting into acting, he originally wanted to be a lawyer.
    He was supposed to play Lieutenant Boomer on 'Battlestar Galactica,' but he was replaced by Herb Jefferson, Jr. due to an ankle injury while rollerskating.
    As the news broke, he was mistook for a man of the same name who was involved in Suge Knight's hit-and-run incident (January 2015).
    He has been divorced once and married three times.

Why he might not be annoying:

    He took a job as the first black TV newsman in the world in Boston.
    He speaks both Spanish and English.
    His first Broadway performace was with Eartha Kitt in the play 'Mrs. Patterson.'
    He has a degree in Communications from Northeastern University.
    He was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Informational Special for the documentary 'A Duke Named Ellington' (1985).
    He won an Emmy for 'Best Series for Children and Youth' for his creation of the TV miniseries 'K*I*D*S.'

Credit: Neo NX2004

Featured in the following Annoying Collections:

Year In Review:

    For 2024, as of last weekly ranking, Out of 58 Votes: 56.90% Annoying
    In 2023, Out of 2 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2022, Out of 2 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 12 Votes: 58.33% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 3 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 8 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 6 Votes: 16.67% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 3 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 9 Votes: 22.22% Annoying