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Seth Gilliam

Seth Gilliam was born on November 5, 1968. He is known for his work on Starship Troopers (1997), Still Alice (2014) and The Wire (2002). See full bio »


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 2016 Police State (post-production)
Officer Grady
 2011-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Jacob Rickter
 2014 Still Alice
Frederic Johnson
 2013 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Lyle Johnson
- Strange Fruit (2013) ... Lyle Johnson
 2012 Homeland (TV Series)
- A Gettysburg Address (2012) ... Chaplin
 2012 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Detective Des Franklin
- Identity Crisis (2012) ... Detective Des Franklin
 2012/I The Skinny
Testing Van Doc
 2011 Stake Out: Atlantic Salmon (Short)
 2011 Svetlana (TV Series)
- Milking It (2011) ... Tomas
 2011 Skins (TV Series)
- Cadie (2011) ... Ken (uncredited)
 1992-2010 Law & Order (TV Series)
Michael's Attorney / Babatunde Amoda
- Immortal (2010) ... Michael's Attorney
- Consultation (1992) ... Babatunde Amoda
 2010/II Betrayed (Short)
Roger Waite
 2010 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
Dr. Lindsey
- Candyland (2010) ... Dr. Lindsey
 2009 Mercy (TV Series)
Police Officer
- Destiny, Meet My Daughter, Veronica (2009) ... Police Officer (uncredited)
 2009 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Aaron Nolan
- Flight Risk (2009) ... Aaron Nolan
 2009 Damages (TV Series)
Mark Waters
- I Knew Your Pig (2009) ... Mark Waters
 2007-2008 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Detective Daniels
- Purgatory (2008) ... Detective Daniels
- Senseless (2007) ... Detective Daniels
- Amends (2007) ... Detective Daniels
- Players (2007) ... Detective Daniels
 2008 Sympathetic Details
 2007 The Bronx Is Burning (TV Series)
Paul Blair
- Time for a Change? (2007) ... Paul Blair
 2005 The Great New Wonderful
Clayton (segment "Emme's Story")
 2000 Punks
 1997 Tar
 1995 Jefferson in Paris
James Hemings
 1994 The Hardest Part (Short)
 1994 Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker (TV Movie)
Cadet Johnson C. Whittaker
 1993 Mr. Wonderful
Emergency Room Doctor (unconfirmed)
 1993 Joey Breaker
Jeremy Brasher
 1992 In the Eyes of a Stranger (TV Movie)
 1990-1991 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Aaron Dexter
- It's a Boy (1990) ... Aaron Dexter
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Show Show Self (6 credits)

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Played the title role in a touring production of Othello.

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Yet another SUNY Purchase graduate whose alum include Parker Posey (Party Girl (1995)), Sherry Stringfield (ER), Adam Trese (Laws of Gravity (1992)), producer Todd Baker, directors Hal Hartley and Nick Gomez, and Melissa Leo (Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)). Seth's classmate was Dwight Ewell (Flirt (1995)).

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