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Omar Epps

Omar Epps is an American actor, starring on the ABC drama Resurrection (2014). Epps was born in Brooklyn, New York, and was raised by his mother, Bonnie Maria Epps, an elementary school principal. No stranger to the big screen, Epps has appeared in lead roles in feature films, including Paramount's Against the Ropes (2004), in which he starred ... See full bio »

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 2014-2015 Resurrection (TV Series)
J. Martin Bellamy / Agent Martin J Bellamy
 2014 Resurrection: A Second Chance (TV Movie)
Agent Martin Bellamy
 2009/II A Day in the Life
 2004 Alfie
 2004 Def Jam Fight for NY (Video Game)
O. E. (voice)
 2002 Conviction (TV Movie)
Carl Upchurch
 2001 MTV 20: Jams (Video) (segment "Sentimental")
 2001 Perfume
 2000/I Brother
 1999 The Wood
 1998 Blossoms and Veils (Short)
 1997 Scream 2
 1997 First Time Felon (TV Movie)
Greg Yance
 1996 Screen Two (TV Series)
- Deadly Voyage (1996) ... Kingsley
 1993 Daybreak (TV Movie)
 1993 Street Justice (TV Series)
- Black or Blue (1993) ... Clint
 1992 Here and Now (TV Series)
- Lovers and Other Dangers (1992) ... Curtis
- Pilot (1992) ... Curtis
 1992 Juice
 1988 The Green Flash (Short)
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August 1999: Appeared in Vibe magazine for the article "Can't A Brother Get No Love". See more »

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5 Interviews | 3 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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I've been writing since I was a kid. Short stories, poetry, and all of that, and acting is just an extension of that. It just came naturally. So it's coming full circle. See more »


In 1994, he switched to baseball as co-star of Major League II (1994), taking over the role of "Willie Mays Hayes" from originator Wesley Snipes. See more »

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