Winston Kipling is a character in The Get Down and is played by Ron Cephas Jones.
Winston is the eccentric father of Dizzee, Yolanda, Ra-Ra, and Boo-Boo Kipling. He is seen running a family owned hair salon in the South Bronx along side his wife and is a musician with a knack for the saxophone.
Winston is very supportive of his children's music careers as he is a musician himself. Although he often accuses his son's of selling drugs and not preforming. He is especially hard on his oldest son Dizzee due to his passion for graffiti and says "he came out of the womb like Hannibal sacking Rome."