Louis Allen Rawls (December 1, 1933 – January 6, 2006) was a record producer, singer, composer and actor who played various roles on Baywatch.

He first played Ozzie Thompson in the Season 3 episodes Lifeguards Can't Jump, before playing Lou Raymond in the spin off series Baywatch Nights in Season 1.

He was best known for appearing in film and television works including; Leaving Las Vegas, Blues Brothers 2000, Angel, Angel, Down We Go, Hey Arnold!, Garfield, Captain Planet and the Planeteers and The Proud Family.

He died of lung cancer at the age of 72 on January 6, 2006.

Characters portrayed by Lou Rawls on the show[]