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J.D. Williams (II)

J.D. Williams was born on May 22, 1978 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Darnell Williams. He is an actor, known for The Wire (2002), Oz (1997) and The Second Line (2007). See full bio »
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 2013 The Lost Book Of Rap (Short) (post-production)
 2010-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Dexter Roja
- The Deconstruction (2015) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- The Line (2014) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- Runnin' with the Devil (2013) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- Waiting for the Knock (2012) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- Ham Sandwich (2011) ... Dexter Roja
 2014 An American in Hollywood
 2014 Black Box (TV Series)
- Free Will (2014) ... George
- Sweet Little Lies (2014) ... George
- Kiss the Sky (2014) ... George
 2014 The Following (TV Series)
- Trust Me (2014) ... Carlos
- For Joe (2014) ... Carlos
- Resurrection (2014) ... Carlos
 2013 Chinese Puzzle
Le barman
 2012 Surviving Family
 2012/I Zoo
 2012 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Benjamin Banks
- No Questions Asked (2012) ... Benjamin Banks
 2011 Shanghai Hotel
 2011/IV Happy New Year
 2010-2011 Detroit 1-8-7 (TV Series)
Pup Clemmons / Pup Clemons
- Stone Cold (2011) ... Pup Clemmons
- Royal Bubbles/Needle Drop (2010) ... Pup Clemons
 2010 Code Blue
 2009 Nite Tales: The Series (TV Series)
- Trapped (2009) ... Rapper
 2009 Falling Awake
 2008 Cash Rules (Video)
Spike (as J.D.)
 2007 The Second Line (Short)
 2007 4 Life (Video)
 2002-2006 The Wire (TV Series)
Preston 'Bodie' Broadus
- Final Grades (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
- That's Got His Own (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams, credit only)
- A New Day (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
- Misgivings (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
- Know Your Place (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
 2005 The Warriors (Video Game)
Additional Soldiers (voice)
 2005 Two Guns (Video)
 2003 Freeway: What We Do (Video short)
 2002 Durdy Game (Video)
Little Man
 2001 Snipes
 2001 Popcorn Shrimp (Short)
 2001 Big Apple (TV Series)
- A Ministering Angel (2001) ... Derrick
 2000 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Sweet Sauce
- No Ifs, Ands or Butts (2000) ... Sweet Sauce
 1999 Third Watch (TV Series)
Pee Wee
- Welcome to Camelot (1999) ... Pee Wee (as J.D.)
 1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Damon 'Casper' Kelly
- The Why Chromosome (1999) ... Damon 'Casper' Kelly
 1999 Trinity (TV Series)
 1999 The Sopranos (TV Series)
Special K
- 46 Long (1999) ... Special K (as JD Williams)
 1998 Law & Order (TV Series)
2nd Kid
- Castoff (1998) ... 2nd Kid
 1997 New York Undercover (TV Series)
- Fade Out (1997) ... Victor
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Appears in the independent film "Cash Rulez". (An Everythang Green Productions/Fishgrease film). See more »

Alternate Names:

J.D. | JD Williams


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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[on the fourth season of "The Wire"] Now we have young kids, fresh starts, you know, infinite possibilities. And, you know, now we have to look at the decisions and the choices that they make. See more »


To prepare for his role in "The Wire", Williams walked around Baltimore's inner city at night. See more »


Often plays violent, troubled drug dealers or street level characters

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