Appeared in "Fences" with Viola Davis
on Broadway at the Cort Theater.
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13 Interviews |
18 Articles |
9 Pictorials |
17 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
For the movie Glory
(1989), before going out to shoot the whipping scene, I'm backstage in a room, and I'm thinking, how am I gonna do this scene? All I did - you know people ask me, how did you prepare? - I say, I prayed. And I got on my knees and they were waiting for me, and I prayed. And then I prayed to all the spirits. I said, "Look fellas, ladies" and I'm talking about those who have been,...
Ranked #28 in Premiere magazine's 2003 annual Power 100 List. Had ranked #40 in 2002.
In almost all the films - e.g. Man on Fire
(2004), American Gangster
(2007), John Q
(2002) - where he handles or uses sidearms (usually a 9mm Beretta or similar pistols), there's a scene of him swiftly ejecting a bullet from the loaded chamber by pulling back the slide assembly and subsequently catching the bullet before it falls to the ground.