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Sharif Atkins

Sharif Atkins was born on January 29, 1975 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), White Collar (2009) and ER (1994). See full bio »

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 2015 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
Agent Burns
- Imitation Game (2015) ... Agent Burns
 2015 Oceanus: Act One (Short)
Sam Jordan
 2015 Sleepy Hollow (TV Series)
Calvin Riggs
- What Lies Beneath (2015) ... Calvin Riggs
 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
Nova Arresting Pilot
 2012 The Hypnotist (Short)
The Writer
 2012 House M.D. (TV Series)
- Blowing the Whistle (2012) ... Hayes
 2011 Chase (TV Series)
- Roundup (2011) ... Mark
 2010 The Good Wife (TV Series)
AUSA Harrison Rivers
- Fleas (2010) ... AUSA Harrison Rivers
 2009 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Mathew Sloan
- Hostile Takeover (2009) ... Mathew Sloan
 2009 The New 20s: Episodes 1 (TV Movie)
 2009 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
William Hightower
- To Hell... And Back (2009) ... William Hightower
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series)
James Valentine
- Officer Down (2009) ... James Valentine
 2009 My Manny (TV Series)
 2008 Raising the Bar (TV Series)
Andy Hamilton
- Shop Till You Drop (2008) ... Andy Hamilton
 2007-2008 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Clay Porter, Jr. / Clay Porter
- End Game (2008) ... Clay Porter, Jr.
- Thirteen (2007) ... Clay Porter
 2007 Close to Home (TV Series)
Greg Ogletree
- Drink the Cup (2007) ... Greg Ogletree
 2007 Privacy Policy (Short)
John Doe
 2005-2006 The 4400 (TV Series)
Gary Navarro
- Voices Carry (2005) ... Gary Navarro
 2006 Paved with Good Intentions
Rick Balden
 2006 In Justice (TV Series)
Ty Furlong
- Victims (2006) ... Ty Furlong
 2005-2006 Eve (TV Series)
- Rules of Engagement (2006) ... Grant
- How Will I Know? (2005) ... Grant
- Stay Tuned (2005) ... Grant
- Taken for Grant-ed (2005) ... Grant
- Testing Testing HIV (2005) ... Grant
 2004 Hawaii (TV Series)
John Declan
 2004 Something for Nothing (Short)
Maynard Lassiter
 2002 The Big Time (TV Movie)
Joe Royal
 2002 Arli$$ (TV Series)
- Standards and Practices (2002) ... Jordan
 2001 The District (TV Series)
Cyrus Sparks
- The Project (2001) ... Cyrus Sparks
 2001 Out of Exile (Short)
 2001 That's Life (TV Series)
Football Player
- Something Battered, Something Blue (2001) ... Football Player
 1999 Light It Up
 1998-1999 Early Edition (TV Series)
Bodyguard / Cashier
- Number One with a Bullet (1999) ... Bodyguard
- The Fourth Carpathian (1998) ... Cashier (uncredited)
 1999 Turks (TV Series)
Black Kid
- Pilot (1999) ... Black Kid
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Played Javert in High school production of Les Miserables, and a prince in high school production of Into the Woods.

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