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Stephen Henderson was born on August 31, 1949 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is an actor, known for Tower Heist (2011), Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011) and Lincoln (2012). See full bio »

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Known For

Tower Heist
Tower Heist Lester
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Lincoln William Slade
The Good Heart
The Good Heart Psychiatrist


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 2016/II Fences (post-production)
 2016/I Two for One (post-production)
 2016 Manchester by the Sea
Mr. Emery (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2014 The Romans
 2014 Da Sweet Blood of Jesus
Deacon Yancy
 2012 Elementary (TV Series)
Groundskeeper Edison
- One Way to Get Off (2012) ... Groundskeeper Edison (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2012 Lincoln
William Slade (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2012 My America (TV Series)
- Not (En) Titled (2012)
 2012 The Newsroom (TV Series)
Solomon Hancock
- The Greater Fool (2012) ... Solomon Hancock (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- The Blackout, Part 1: Tragedy Porn (2012) ... Solomon Hancock (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- 5/1 (2012) ... Solomon Hancock (voice, as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2012 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Judge Harlan Haywood
- Reagan V. Reagan (2012) ... Judge Harlan Haywood (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2011 Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Walt the Locksmith (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2011 Tower Heist
Lester (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 1995-2010 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge Marc Kramer / Judge Gerald Mowat
- Brazil (2010) ... Judge Marc Kramer (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- Sweetie (2008) ... Judge Marc Kramer (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- Heart of Darkness (2006) ... Judge Marc Kramer (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- Hitman (2002) ... Judge Marc Kramer (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2009 The Good Heart
 2008 Blood Over a Broken Pawn (Short)
Uncle Jim
 2008 Brotherhood (TV Series)
 2008 Premature (Short)
Homeless Man
 2008 New Amsterdam (TV Series)
- Love Hurts (2008) ... Omar (as Stephen McKinley-Henderson)
- Reclassified (2008) ... Omar (as Stephen McKinley-Henderson)
- Legacy (2008) ... Omar (as Stephen McKinley-Henderson)
- Keep the Change (2008) ... Omar (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- Honor (2008) ... Omar (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2005-2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Judge Bernard
- Clock (2006) ... Judge Bernard (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- Alien (2005) ... Judge Bernard (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2006 Waltzing Anna
 2006 Conviction (TV Series)
- Hostage (2006) ... Judge (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
- 180.80 (2006) ... Judge (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2004 Keane
Garage Employee
 2004 Everyday People
Arthur (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
- The Faithful (2001) ... Abernathy (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 2000 Third Watch (TV Series)
- Know Thyself (2000) ... Boudreaux (as Stephen McKinley Henderson)
 1995 New York News (TV Series)
Sherman Wakes
- Fun City (1995) ... Sherman Wakes
 1989 American Playhouse (TV Series)
- A Raisin in the Sun (1989) ... Bobo
 1985 Marie
Cooper's Husband
Show Show Self (4 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Played Red Carter in "Seven Guitars" play by August Wilson (Signature Theatre Company, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Alternate Names:

Stephen McKinley Henderson | Stephen McKinley-Henderson

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Personal Quote:

SUNY Buffalo - It's not about getting it right; it's about getting it true. (2003) See more »


He was nominated for a 2010 Tony Award for Actor in a Featured Role for his performance in the play, "Fences," on Broadway in New York City. See more »

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