Ralph Cooper (sunglasses) was cast in his very first-floor show by Leonard Harper. Cooper was also a pallbearer at Harper's funeral.
Malcolm X was a waiter at Smalls Paradise while Leonard Harper Produced his final Floor shows at the nightspot.
Leonard Harper the In-House Producer who put the Apollo Theater on the Map
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Grant at the Harlem Book Fair 2016
Grant Harper Reid with comedian Ralph Cooper & Malcolm X.
Both Cooper & Malcolm X are subjects in "Rhythm For Sale".