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Delroy Lindo

On the stage and on the big screen, Delroy Lindo projects a powerful presence that is almost impossible to ignore. Alhough it was not his first film role, his portrayal of the bipolar numbers boss West Indian Archie in Spike Lee's Malcolm X (1992) is what first attracted attention to Lindo's considerable talents. Since then, his star has slowly ... See full bio »
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2 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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The Cider House Rules
The Cider House Rules Arthur Rose
Gone in Sixty Seconds
Gone in Sixty Seconds Det. Roland Castlebeck
The One
The One MVA Agent Harry Roedecker / Gas Station Attendant


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 2017 Untitled the Good Wife Spin-off (TV Series) (announced)
Robert Boseman (2017)
 2017 Battlecreek
 2015 Point Break
Instructor Hall
 2015 Do You Believe?
 2014 Cymbeline
 2014 Believe (TV Series)
Dr. Milton Winter
- Perception (2014) ... Dr. Milton Winter
- Second Chance (2014) ... Dr. Milton Winter
- Revelation (2014) ... Dr. Milton Winter
- Collapse (2014) ... Dr. Milton Winter
- Prodigy (2014) ... Dr. Milton Winter
 2013 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Dopey Smurf / Scorpion Cashier
- Papercut to Aorta (2013) ... Dopey Smurf / Scorpion Cashier (voice)
 2010 The Big Bang
 2009 City of God's Son (voice)
 2009 Dug's Special Mission (Video short)
Beta (voice)
 2009 Up
Beta (voice)
 2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Detective Victor Moran
- Baggage (2009) ... Detective Victor Moran
 2006-2007 Kidnapped (TV Series)
Latimer King
- Resolution (2007) ... Latimer King
- Mutiny (2007) ... Latimer King
- Impasse (2007) ... Latimer King
 2005 Sahara
 2005 The Exonerated (TV Movie)
Delbert Tibbs
 2005 Lackawanna Blues (TV Movie)
Mr. Lucious
 2003 Wondrous Oblivion
Dennis Samuel
 2003 Profoundly Normal (TV Movie)
Ricardo Thornton
 2002 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- Brawl in the Family (2002) ... Gabriel (voice)
 2001 The One
MVA Agent Harry Roedecker / Gas Station Attendant
 1999 Pros & Cons
 1999 Strange Justice (TV Movie)
Clarence Thomas
 1998 Glory & Honor (TV Movie)
Mathew Henson
 1997 A Life Less Ordinary
 1997 The Devil's Advocate
Phillipe Moyez (uncredited)
 1997 First Time Felon (TV Movie)
 1996 Feeling Minnesota
 1996 The Winner
 1996 Soul of the Game (TV Movie)
Satchel Paige
 1995 Congo
Captain Wanta (uncredited)
 1994 Crooklyn
Woody Carmichael
 1994 L'exil du roi Behanzin
 1993 Mr. Jones
 1993 Blood In, Blood Out
 1991 The Hard Way
Captain Brix
 1991 Against the Law (TV Series)
- Hoops (1991) ... Ben
 1990 Bright Angel
 1990 Mountains of the Moon
 1989 Perfect Witness (TV Movie)
 1989 The Blood of Heroes
 1989 A Man Called Hawk (TV Series)
Mark Slater
- Vendetta (1989) ... Mark Slater
 1979 More American Graffiti
Army Sergeant
 1978 Voice of the Fugitive (Short)
 1976 Find the Lady
 1973-1974 Police Surgeon (TV Series)
Truck driver / Gaines / Julius
- The Militant (1974) ... Truck driver
- My Son, My Son (1973) ... Gaines
- Borrowed Trouble ... Julius
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(2011 quote on making Soul of the Game) One of my favorites! But let me say I'm hugely proud of that film, hugely proud. And I feel really, really... oh God. To use a hackneyed term-no, I'm not going to say "blessed," but I was blessed. It was just a fantastic opportunity, and I was really, really thrilled to get the opportunity to play Satchel Paige. The way it happened was the way these things ... See more »


Has played two characters named Isaac. Isaac Stubbs in Beauty and the Beast (1987) and, most noticeably, Isaak O'Day in Romeo Must Die (2000). See more »

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