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Clifton Powell was born on March 16, 1956 in Washington, D.C., USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Ray (2004), Norbit (2007) and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004). He is married to Kimberly. See full bio »
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 2014 The Hills (filming)
Captain Pearson
 2015 Fade Away (post-production)
Eazy
 2014 99 North (post-production)
Uncle P
 2014 The North Star (post-production)
Mr. Lee
 2014 The Choir Director (post-production)
Bishop T.K. Wilson
 2014 The Preacher's Son (post-production)
Bishop T.K. Wilson
 2014 Busted (completed)
Marvin
 2013 The Lick Movie (completed)
Richard Jacobson
 2014 Blood Ransom
Detective Hobbs
 2014 Mountain Top
Larry Fletcher
 2013 Forbidden Woman
Randall
 2013 The Dempsey Sisters
Theo Dempsey
 2013 The Dirty (TV Series)
Pee Wee (rumored)
 2013 Criminal Behavior
Cedric (rumored)
 2013 Coffin Baby
Detective S. Jackson
 2013 JD Lawrence's Community Service (TV Mini-Series)
Bishop Nixon
- Turn the Other Cheek (2013) ... Bishop Nixon
- Feeding the Spirit (2013) ... Bishop Nixon
- Touched by an Angel (2013) ... Bishop Nixon
 2013 Shake
Red
 2012 One Blood
Winston
 2012 Unsupervised (TV Series)
Coach Durham
- Black Squirrels (2012) ... (voice)
- Youngbloods (2012) ... Coach Durham (voice)
- Stupid Idiots (2012) ... Coach Durham (voice)
- Field of Dreams... and Dogs (2012) ... Coach Durham (voice)
 2012 The Garage (TV Series)
Marty P. Silverstein / Marty P.
- Should She Stay or Should She Go? (2012) ... Marty P. Silverstein
- The Meeting - Promo (2012) ... Marty P.
 2012 The House of Malik
Uncle Kyle
 2012 Somebody's Child (TV Movie)
Dr. Sperry
 2012 Interludes
Blake
 2012 C'mon Man
Rooselvelt Steele
 2012/I Note to Self
Coach Gerald Woodson
 2012 Womack (Short)
Gilly Smalls
 2012 For Richer or Poorer (TV Series)
Mason
 2012 Nicki: A Hip Hop Love Story
Mr. Jamison
 2012 Awake (TV Series)
John Cooper
- Guilty (2012) ... John Cooper
 2012 The Marriage Chronicles
Robert McDaniel
 2012 Dead Money
Leon
 2012 Black Dynamite (TV Series)
Crenshaw the Slime / Black Dynamite's Daddy
- Just Beat It or Jackson Five Across Yo' Eyes (2012) ... Crenshaw the Slime / Black Dynamite's Daddy (voice)
 2011 23rd Psalm: Redemption
Lester Wayne
 2011 She's Still Not Our Sister (TV Series)
Rev. Beckley
 2011 The Perfect Gift
Michael Sr.
 2011 She's Not Our Sister (TV Movie)
Rev. Beckley
 2011 The Mentalist (TV Series)
C.O. Earls
- Like a Redheaded Stepchild (2011) ... C.O. Earls
 2011 Street Kings 2: Motor City (Video)
Det. Tyrone Fowler
 2011 The Ideal Husband (TV Movie)
Daniel
 2010 Love Me or Leave Me (TV Series)
Cecil
 2010 The Boondocks (TV Series)
1st Prisoner
- A Date with the Booty Warrior (2010) ... 1st Prisoner (voice)
 2009-2010 Army Wives (TV Series)
Terrence Price
- Homefront (2010) ... Terrence Price
- Fire in the Hole (2009) ... Terrence Price
- Coming Home (2009) ... Terrence Price
- Family Readiness (2009) ... Terrence Price
- Incoming (2009) ... Terrence Price
 2010 Heaven Ain't Hard to Find
Big Bill Herod
 2010 When the Lights Go Out (Video)
Freddy
 2010 Five K One
Barry
 2010 Something Like a Business
Sexy Silk
 2009 Chain Letter
Coach
 2009 Busted
Leroy
 2009 Before I Self Destruct (Video)
Sean
 2009/IV Just Another Day
Bowman
 2009 Vicious Circle
Freddy
 2009 Steppin: The Movie
Det. Lewis
 2009 God Send Me a Man
Bishop
 2009 There's a Stranger in my House
Mr. John Moore
 2009 Man of Her Dreams
Senator Marcus Gordon
 2009 Contradictions of the Heart (Video)
Damien
 2008 The Rimshop
Joe Joe's Father
 2008 3 Dimensions of a Man (Video)
Spencer
 2008 Cold Case (TV Series)
Tom Bernard '08
- Glory Days (2008) ... Tom Bernard '08
 2008 Block Party Madness (Video)
Action Jackson
 2008 Love for Sale
Cinque
 2008 Street Kings
Sergeant Green
 2008 Show Stoppers
Coach
 2008/I American Dream
Old Skool
 2008 Jada
Terrance
 2008 Jazz in the Diamond District
Blair Morgan
 2008 R&B Chick (Video)
Benjamin
 2007 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Max Devane
- Chinese Box (2007) ... Max Devane
 2007 Father of Lies (Video)
Bishop Calvin Jacobs
 2007 Young Cesar
Ali Dean
 2007 Shark (TV Series)
Ray Tillman
- Backfire (2007) ... Ray Tillman
 2007 Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary
Tommy Guns
 2007 Da Block Party 2 (Video)
 2006 Day Break (TV Series)
Lt. Romero
- What If They're Stuck? (2006) ... Lt. Romero
 2006 Who Made the Potatoe Salad?
Mr. Jenkins
 2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Terrance Crowley
- Burn Out (2006) ... Terrance Crowley
 2006/I Confessions
Chauncey
 2006 Eve (TV Series)
Yusef
- Daughter Don't Preach (2006) ... Yusef
- Daddy's Home (2006) ... Yusef
 2006 Faceless (TV Movie)
Langdon Fox
 2006 It Ain't Easy (Video)
Fish
 2005 Knights of the South Bronx (TV Movie)
Cokey
 2005 House M.D. (TV Series)
Ken Hall
- Daddy's Boy (2005) ... Ken Hall
 2005 The Gospel
Bishop Fred Taylor
 2005 Brothers in Arms
Doc
 2005 The Fabric of a Man (Video)
Blair
 2005 Golden Empire
Old School
 2005 White Men Can't Rap
DaRon
 2005 Rhythm City Volume One: Caught Up (Video)
Big Man
 2004 Choices 2 (Video)
 2004 He Say... She Say... But What Does GOD Say? (Video)
Satin Jones
 2004 Pryor Offenses (TV Movie)
Bucky
 2004 Da Block Party (Video)
Action Jackson
 2004 Sugar Valentine
Joshua Valentine
 2004 Roscoe's House of Chicken n Waffles (Video)
Mo Fro
 2004/I Ray
Jeff Brown
 2004 Woman Thou Art Loosed
Reggie
 2004 Never Die Alone
Moon
 2003 Tapped Out
Detective Blackman
 2003 Love Chronicles
Thomas
 2003 Crime Partners
Kenyatta
 2003 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Dempsey Powers
- Cuba Libre (2003) ... Dempsey Powers
 2003 Third Watch (TV Series)
Joy's Father
- 10-13 (2003) ... Joy's Father
 2002 Banged Out (Video)
 2002 The Practice (TV Series)
Earl Johnson
- The Good Fight (2002) ... Earl Johnson
 2002 Ticker (Short)
FBI Agent
 2002 One on One (TV Series)
Coach Guillory
- I Believe I Can Fly: Part 2 (2002) ... Coach Guillory (as Clifton C. Powell)
 2002 Civil Brand
Warden Alan Deese
 1997-2001 Moesha (TV Series)
R.C. / Ray Stokes / Harold Moss
- Scary Marriage (2001) ... R.C.
- Run, Mo, Run (2001) ... R.C.
- Rhythm and Dues (1997) ... Ray Stokes
- Mentor (1997) ... Harold Moss
 2000 Lockdown
Malachi Young
 2000 A Private Affair (TV Movie)
Isaiah
 2000 The Parkers (TV Series)
Mr. Alexander
- A Simple Plan (2000) ... Mr. Alexander
 2000 Hot Boyz (Video)
Saint
 2000 Linc's (TV Series)
Suntza
- East Meets West (2000) ... Suntza
 2000 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
James Jackson
- Thunderhawk (2000) ... James Jackson
 1999 No Tomorrow
Styles
 1999 Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years (TV Movie)
Frazier Johnson
 1999 Foolish
Everette Washington
 1999 The Breaks
Cosmo
 1999 Safe House
 1999 Ryan Caulfield: Year One (TV Series)
Lt. Keith Vaughn
- Po-Piggity and Other Racial Slurs (1999) ... Lt. Keith Vaughn
- Pilot (1999) ... Lt. Keith Vaughn
 1998 Sports Theater with Shaquille O'Neal (TV Series)
Bob Williams
- 4 Points ... Bob Williams
 1998 Rush Hour
Luke
 1998 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Lawrence Roberts
 1998 In the House (TV Series)
Eddie
- Working Overtime: Part 2 (1998) ... Eddie
- Working Overtime: Part 1 (1998) ... Eddie
 1998 The Pentagon Wars (TV Movie)
Sgt. Benjamin Dalton
 1998 Deep Rising
Mason
 1998 Phantoms
Gen. Leland Copperfield
 1997 Buffalo Soldiers (TV Movie)
 1993-1997 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Gerald / Frankie / Lewis Futrel
- As Flies to Careless Boys... (1997) ... Gerald / Frankie
- Oscar, Meyer, Weiner (1993) ... Lewis Futrel
 1997 The Jamie Foxx Show (TV Series)
Mazi
 1997 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Elvin Barnes
- Is It a Crime? (1997) ... Elvin Barnes
 1997 Riot (TV Movie)
Steve (segment "Homecoming Day")
 1997 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Mr. Burns
- Last Call (1997) ... Mr. Burns
 1996 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Captain Brooks
- First Shoot (1996) ... Captain Brooks
- Pilot (1996)
 1993-1995 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Ralph Danton / Det. Flowers
- Big Easy Murder (1995) ... Ralph Danton
- Lone Witness (1993) ... Det. Flowers
 1995 Simon (TV Series)
John Doe
- Simon's Ship Comes In (1995) ... John Doe
- Simon Goes on a Date (1995) ... John Doe
- Watch This (1995) ... John Doe
 1995 Dead Presidents
Cutty
 1995 Divas (TV Movie)
Bobby
 1994 Nowhere to Hide (TV Movie)
Braddock
 1994 Green Dolphin Beat (TV Movie)
Armstrong
 1994 South Central (TV Series)
Bobby Deavers / Ray Deavers
- Date (1994) ... Bobby Deavers
- Dog (1994) ... Bobby Deavers
- Gun: Part 2 (1994) ... Bobby Deavers
- Gun: Part 1 (1994) ... Bobby Deavers
- Men (1994) ... Ray Deavers
 1992-1994 Roc (TV Series)
Andre / Andre Thompson
- You Shouldn't Have to Lie (1994) ... Andre
- Citizen Roc: Part 2 (1994) ... Andre
- Citizen Roc: Part 1 (1994) ... Andre
- Joey in Love (1993) ... Andre
 1993-1994 The Sinbad Show (TV Series)
Eddie
- David Goes Skiing (1994) ... Eddie
- Shades of Acceptance (1993) ... Eddie
- David's Van (1993) ... Eddie
 1993 Menace II Society
Chauncy
 1993 Conflict of Interest
Det. Oakes
 1993 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Henry Cowen
- The Leftover Man: Part 2 (1993) ... Henry Cowen
- The Leftover Man: Part 1 (1993) ... Henry Cowen
 1992 Martin (TV Series)
Younger Cop
- The Great Payne Robbery (1992) ... Younger Cop
 1992 3 Ninjas
FBI Agent Kurl
 1990-1991 Equal Justice (TV Series)
Jermaine Watkins / Mugger
- Opening Farewell (1991) ... Jermaine Watkins
- Promises to Keep (1990) ... Mugger
 1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Director
- Nevertheless (1991) ... Director
 1991 Matlock (TV Series)
Security Guard
- The Trial: Part 1 (1991) ... Security Guard
 1991 Gabriel's Fire (TV Series)
Admitting Clerk
- The Great Waldo (1991) ... Admitting Clerk
 1990 Cop Rock (TV Series)
Cop
 1990 Heat Wave (TV Movie)
Rioter 1
 1990 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
Luther Fraction
- Payback (1990) ... Luther Fraction
 1990 House Party
Sharane's Brother
 1984 Alphabet City
Ramon
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Clifton C. Powell
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Winner of several NAACP awards

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