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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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Starship Troopers
Starship Troopers Sugar Watkins
Still Alice
Still Alice Frederic Johnson
The Wire
The Wire Sgt. Ellis Carver / Det. Ellis Carver
Courage Under Fire
Courage Under Fire Stephen Altameyer


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 2016 Elementary (TV Series)
Dr. Ira Wallace
- Ready or Not (2016) ... Dr. Ira Wallace
 2011-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Jacob Rickter
 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
 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 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 You Were a 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
 2007 The Bronx Is Burning (TV Series)
Paul Blair
- Time for a Change? (2007) ... Paul Blair
 1994 Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker (TV Movie)
Cadet Johnson C. Whittaker
 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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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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