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  • (October 18, 1995 - December 3, 1995) "Riff Raff", original comedy; written and directed by Laurence Fishburne, fight direction by Rick Sordelet; with Heavy D (as Heavy D.) (portraying Tony); Laurence Fishburne (portraying Mike "20/20" Leon); and Titus Welliver (portraying Billy "Torch" Murphy); produced Off-Broadway by the Circle Repertory Company at the Circle in the Square Downtown Theatre, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.
  • (1992) Played Sterling in "Two Trains Running" by August Wilson (Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). Won Tony Award, Drama Desk Award and Theatre World Awards for Best Featured Actor in a Play.
  • (2000) Appeared in the music video "Things I've Seen" by the hip hop group Spooks.
  • Appeared in print advertisement for Tanqueray gin with the tagline "Distinctive Since 1971."
  • (2000) Narrated the National Film Preservation Foundation's "Treasures from American Film Archives" DVD set.
  • (2003) TV commercial for DirecTV.
  • (June 2003) TV commercial for The DISH Network.
  • TV commercial for FedEx (voice)
  • (1985) Appeared in the music video "Attack Me With Your Love" by the funk group Cameo. The song rose to top 5 on the R&B chart and top 40 on the dance music chart.
  • (2004) Narrated the preview trailer for King Arthur (2004).
  • (1983) Starred in Grandmaster Melle Mel's unofficial music video for "White Lines (Don't Do It)", which was directed by Spike Lee when he was still a New York University film student.
  • (August 2006 - October 2006) Starred as Troy Maxson, with Angela Bassett, Wendell Pierce and Orlando Jones in "Fences" by August Wilson (Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, California, USA).
  • (March 1999 - May 1999) Played Henry II, King of England in "The Lion in Winter" by James Goldman (Criterion Center Stage Right, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (January 1988 - February 1988) Played Doug in "Loose Ends" by Michael Weller (McGinn-Cazale Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (November 1985 - December 1985) Appeared in "Short Eyes" by Miguel Pinero (McGinn-Cazale Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (March 1976 - April 1976) Played Solomon in "Eden" by Steve Carter (St. Mark's Playhouse, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (January 2014 - February 2014) TV commercial for the new Kia K900 automobile.
  • (March 2014) TV commercial "Armchair" for the 2014 Kia K900 luxury car, dressed and made up to look like his Morpheus character from The Matrix (1999) trilogy.
  • (January 16, 1992 - March 29, 1992) He acted in August Wilson's play, "Two Trains Running," in the 25th Anniversary Season presented by Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson at the James A. Doolittle Theatre (University of California) in Los Angeles, California with Roscoe Lee Browne, Anthony Chisholm, Cynthia Martells, Chuck Patterson, Sullivan Walker and Al White, in the cast. Lloyd Richards, was director.
  • (June 2006) Starring in "Without Walls", a play by Alfred Uhry ("Driving Miss Daisy") at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles, California.

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