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Perhaps best known for his chilling performance as "Candyman", the charismatic 6' 5" actor Tony Todd has consistently turned in compelling performances since his debut in the fantasy film Sleepwalk (1986). Born in Washington, D.C., Todd spent two years on a scholarship at the University of Connecticut, which, in turn, led to a scholarship from the... See full bio »
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  Crimson Saints (announced)
Captain James Francis
 2015 The Epidemic (pre-production)
General (rumored)
 2015 Broken Cross (pre-production)
Father Dudley
 2015 Two Faced (post-production)
Dr. Hanson
 2014 Cowboy's Girl (Short) (post-production)
Cowboy
 2014 Live-Evil (post-production)
Pastor
  Agoraphobia (post-production)
Dr. Murphy
 2014 Disciples (Video) (completed)
Duncan
 2014 VANish (completed)
Officer Darrow
 2014 Bravest Warriors (TV Series)
Aeon Worm
- Season of the Mitch (2014) ... Aeon Worm (voice)
 2014 Scream at the Devil
Detective Johnson
 2013 Super Athlete
Mouse
 2013 Army of the Damned
Jackson
 2013 Kill Her, Not Me
Detective Holmes
 2013 Dust of War
Crispus Hansen
 2013 Dota 2 (Video Game)
Dragon Knight / Night Stalker / Viper (voice)
 2013/II Driven (Short)
Mr. Reynauld
 2013 Captured Hearts
God
 2013 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Gus Rogan
- Episode #1.10152 (2013) ... Gus Rogan (credit only)
- Episode #1.10148 (2013) ... Gus Rogan
- Episode #1.10145 (2013) ... Gus Rogan
- Episode #1.10143 (2013) ... Gus Rogan
- Episode #1.10141 (2013) ... Gus Rogan
 2013 Dead of the Nite
Ruber
 2012-2013 Young Justice (TV Series)
Augustus Freeman / Icon
- Endgame (2013) ... Augustus Freeman / Icon (voice)
- Usual Suspects (2012) ... Augustus Freeman / Icon (voice)
 2012 Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Video Game)
Briggs (voice)
 2012 Transformers Prime (TV Series)
Dreadwing
- Regeneration (2012) ... Dreadwing (voice)
- Patch (2012) ... Dreadwing (voice)
- Hard Knocks (2012) ... Dreadwing (voice)
- Alpha; Omega (2012) ... Dreadwing (voice)
- Triangulation (2012) ... Dreadwing (voice)
 2012 Sushi Girl
Duke
 2012 Changing the Game
Curtis the Diabolical / FBI Agent
 2012 Holliston (TV Series)
Tony Todd
- Candyman: Part 2 (2012) ... Tony Todd
- Candyman: Part 1 (2012) ... Tony Todd
 2012 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Jordan Nevins
- Kalele (2012) ... Jordan Nevins
 2012 Falling Away
Christopher
 2012 Game Shop (TV Series)
Derrick's Dad
- Black Ops 2 Daddy Issues (2012) ... Derrick's Dad
 2012 Zombie Family (TV Series)
Principle McGuffy
- Are You Eyeballing Me Boy? ... Principle McGuffy
 2011 Dream in American
Lubembe
 2011 Jack the Reaper
Mr. Steele
 2011/II The Family
Mason
 2011/II Beg
Nathan McVay
 2011 Marvel Super Hero Squad Online (Video Game)
Blade / Surtur (voice)
 2010 The Event (TV Series)
General Whitman
- For the Good of Our Country (2010) ... General Whitman
- I Haven't Told You Everything (2010) ... General Whitman
 2010 Sym-Bionic Titan (TV Series)
Shaman
- Shaman of Fear (2010) ... Shaman (voice)
 2010 The Quiet Ones
TV Show Host / Narrator
 2009 Dead in Love
 2009/I Penance
Chauffeur
 2009 Batman: The Brave and the Bold (TV Series)
Asteroth
- Trials of the Demon! (2009) ... Asteroth (voice)
 2009 Vampire in Vegas
Sylvian
 2009 Are You Scared 2 (Video)
Controller
 2008 24 (TV Movie)
General Benjamin Juma
 2008 Dockweiler (Short)
The Duke
 2008 Nite Tales: The Movie
Clown
 2008 Bryan Loves You
Narrator
 2008 Dark Reel
Detective Shields
 2007 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Dr. Carl Williams
- Res Ipsa (2007) ... Dr. Carl Williams
 2007 Half-Life 2: Episode Two (Video Game)
Vortigaunt (voice)
 2007 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Detective Walter Berenson
- The Innocent Man (2007) ... Detective Walter Berenson
 2007 Shadow Puppets
Steve
 2007 Dark Assassin
Ghost
 2007 The Eyes of Samir (Short)
Steve Mcreedy
 2006 Mercy Street
Christopher
 2006 The Eden Formula (TV Movie)
James Radcliffe
 2006 The Absence of Light
The Alchemist
 2005-2006 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series)
Lord Haikon
- Babylon (2005) ... Lord Haikon
 2006 Final Destination 3
Devil (voice)
 2005 House of Grimm
Grimm
 2005 Turntable
Victor
 2005 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Eric Miller
- The Fox (2005) ... Eric Miller
 2005 Night Stalker (TV Series)
Detective
- Malum (2005) ... Detective
 2005 I.O.U (Short)
Jack Bruckner
 2005 The Prophecy: Forsaken (Video)
Stark
 2005 Checking Out
Manuel
 2005 What's New, Scooby-Doo? (TV Series)
Gargoyle
- Ready to Scare (2005) ... Gargoyle (voice)
 2004 Murder-Set-Pieces
Clerk
 2004 Scarecrow Slayer (Video)
Caleb Kilgore
 2003 Battle Force: Andromeda (TV Series)
Mondar (2003) (voice, rumored)
 2003/I Silence
Eric Crowell
 2003 Star Trek: Elite Force II (Video Game)
Korban (voice)
 2002-2003 The District (TV Series)
Stanley Carver
- Ella Mae (2003) ... Stanley Carver
- Return of the King (2002) ... Stanley Carver
 2003 Control Factor (TV Movie)
Reggie
 2002 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Sergeant Marcus Cawdrey
- Camp Fear (2002) ... Sergeant Marcus Cawdrey
 2002 Charmed (TV Series)
Avatar of Force
- Sam I Am (2002) ... Avatar of Force
 2002 Andromeda (TV Series)
Captain Fehdman Metis
- The Lone and Level Sands (2002) ... Captain Fehdman Metis
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Coach Jim Evans
- Lost and Found (2002) ... Coach Jim Evans
 2001 Smallville (TV Series)
Earl Jenkins
- Jitters (2001) ... Earl Jenkins
 2001 UC: Undercover (TV Series)
Cephus
- The Siege (2001) ... Cephus
 2000 Angel (TV Series)
Vyasa
- The Shroud of Rahmon (2000) ... Vyasa
 2000 Le secret
Bill
 1999 The Legend of Dragoon (Video Game)
Narrator FMV (voice, uncredited)
 1999 The Dogwalker
Mones
 1999 Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV Movie)
Leonard Anderson
 1998 Butter
Benzo Al
 1995-1998 Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (TV Series)
Gilgamesh / Gladius
- Faith (1998) ... Gilgamesh
- Gladiator (1995) ... Gladius
 1998 The Pandora Project
CIA Director Garrett Houtman
 1998 Caught Up
Jake
 1998 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Alpha Hirogen
- Prey (1998) ... Alpha Hirogen
 1997 Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (TV Series)
Joseph Karenga
- Missing in Action (1997) ... Joseph Karenga
 1997 Univers'l
Marcus
 1997 Stir
Bubba
 1997 True Women (TV Movie)
Ed Tom
 1997 Xena: Warrior Princess (TV Series)
Cecrops
- Lost Mariner (1997) ... Cecrops
 1997 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Detective Eddie Hazell
- Taillight's Last Gleaming (1997) ... Detective Eddie Hazell
 1996 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
Dr. Julius Tate
- If I Had a Hammer (1996) ... Dr. Julius Tate
 1996 Sabotage
Jason Sherwood
 1996 Them (TV Movie)
Berlin
 1996 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Andrew Bryant
- Rule of Engagement (1996) ... Andrew Bryant
 1996 Driven
Darius Pelton
 1996 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
National Security Agent Nathan Mitchell
- Mrs. Parker's Revenge (1996) ... National Security Agent Nathan Mitchell
 1995-1996 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Kurn / Adult Jake Sisko
- Sons of Mogh (1996) ... Kurn
 1994 The X-Files (TV Series)
Augustus Cole
- Sleepless (1994) ... Augustus Cole
 1994 The Crow
Grange
 1994 Law & Order (TV Series)
Reverend Ott
- Sanctuary (1994) ... Reverend Ott
 1991 Keeper of the City (TV Movie)
Bridger
 1991 Love and Curses... And All That Jazz (TV Movie)
Emile Gaston
 1990-1991 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Kurn
- Redemption II (1991) ... Kurn
- Redemption (1991) ... Kurn
- Sins of the Father (1990) ... Kurn
 1990-1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Jordan Lee
- You Don't Know Me (1991) ... Jordan Lee
- I May Be Wrong (1991) ... Jordan Lee
- Goodbye (1990) ... Jordan Lee
 1991 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Lou
- The Fugitive Priest Mystery (1991) ... Lou
 1990 Cop Rock (TV Series)
Omar
- Potts Don't Fail Me Now (1990) ... Omar
 1990 Matlock (TV Series)
Billy Pierce
- The Narc (1990) ... Billy Pierce
 1990 The Bride in Black (TV Movie)
 1990 Criminal Justice (TV Movie)
Detective Riley
 1990 Ivory Hunters (TV Movie)
Jomo
 1989 MacGyver (TV Series)
Zimba
- Black Rhino (1989) ... Zimba
 1989 Night Court (TV Series)
Mr. Crumrine
- For Love or Money (1989) ... Mr. Crumrine
 1989 Lean on Me
Mr. William Wright
 1989 Kate & Allie (TV Series)
 1988 Bird
Frog
 1988 Colors
Vietnam Vet
 1987 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Aaron Jackson
- You Oughta Be in Prison (1987) ... Aaron Jackson
 1987 Werewolf (TV Series)
Charlie
- The Unicorn (1987) ... Charlie
 1987 Enemy Territory
The Count
 1987 Peng! Du bist tot!
Undercover Agent
 1987 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Troy Tolliver
- I Thought the War Was Over (1987) ... Troy Tolliver
 1987 84 Charing Cross Road
Demolition Workman
 1986 Platoon
Warren
 1986 Sleepwalk
Barrington
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Other Works:

Lead actor in August Wilson's "King Hedley II" at the Seattle Repertory Theater. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Interviews | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Height:

6' 5" (1.96 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2010 -- on landing Candyman) I had just done a film where I had gone to Africa for the first time, so I was all into that. Then I get a call one day, I was getting a lot of work at this point, a lot of television, we were booking easily twice a month, but I didn't know I was successful yet, because I was worried about my little baby. Anyway, I get a call from my agent saying "This director wants... See more »

Trivia:

Won the role of Ben in Night of the Living Dead (1990) out of many contenders, including Laurence Fishburne, Ving Rhames and Eriq La Salle. See more »

Trademark:

Towering and dark, menacing stature See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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