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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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Known For

House M.D.
House M.D. Dr. Eric Foreman
(2004-2012)
Scream 2
Scream 2 Phil
(1997)
Juice
Juice Q
(1992)
Higher Learning
Higher Learning Malik Williams
(1995)

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 2017 Traffik (post-production)
John
 2016 Almost Christmas
Malachi
 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
O
 2004 Alfie
Marlon
 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
J.B.
 2000/I Brother
Denny
 1999 The Wood
Mike
 1998 Blossoms and Veils (Short)
Thee
 1997 Scream 2
Phil
 1997 First Time Felon (TV Movie)
Greg Yance
 1996 Screen Two (TV Series)
Kingsley
- Deadly Voyage (1996) ... Kingsley
 1993 Daybreak (TV Movie)
Hunter
 1993 Street Justice (TV Series)
Clint
- Black or Blue (1993) ... Clint
 1992 Here and Now (TV Series)
Curtis
- Lovers and Other Dangers (1992) ... Curtis
- Pilot (1992) ... Curtis
 1992 Juice
Q
 1988 The Green Flash (Short)
Charlie
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Directed Special Ed's "Neva Goin' Back" music video. See more »

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

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

People don't want to pay eight or nine dollars to go see a problem that they have in their life, on screen. They pay to get away from that. That's why they watch soap operas. See more »

Trivia:

Appeared in in the magazine article "Can't a Brother Get No Love?" which appeared in the August 1999 issue of Vibe. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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