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Gregory Alan Williams was born on June 12, 1956 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Greenleaf (2016), Secrets and Lies (2015) and Baywatch (1989). See full bio »
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Greenleaf Robert 'Mac' McCready / Robert Mac McCready
Secrets and Lies
Secrets and Lies Kevin Williams
Baywatch Garner Ellerbee / Sly Hutchinson
Remember the Titans
Remember the Titans Coach Paul 'Doc' Hines


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 2017 A Question of Faith (post-production)
Farnsworth Newman
 2017 Created Equal (post-production)
Judge Watford
 2017 Geostorm (post-production)
General Montgraff
 2016 Hidden Figures (post-production)
Marion Smithson
 2016 Merry Christmas, Baby (TV Movie) (completed)
 2016/I Bad Girl (completed)
Deacon Bacon
 2016 Almost Christmas (completed)
Pastor Browning
 2016 Jubilee (announced)
 2016 Slaw (completed)
Commissioner Kelly
  Daughters (announced)
Dr. Newsome
  Memphis Sun (announced)
Uncle Joe
  Mouthpiece (announced)
Judge Morgen
  Rugged Heart (announced)
Miguel (rumored)
  Sons 2 the Grave (completed)
Coach Sam Reardon
  The B Team (announced)
 2016 Beat Street Resurrection (Video)
Capt. Tim Weathers
 2015-2016 The Inspectors (TV Series)
Lawrence Downing / Lawrence
- The One That Got Away (2016) ... Lawrence Downing
- Threatening Letters (2016) ... Lawrence (as Greg Alan Willams)
- We Take Care of Our Own (2015) ... Lawrence Downing
- Elephant in the Room (2015) ... Lawrence Downing
 2016 Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
Raise n' Praise Preacher
 2016 The Accountant
Treasury Secretary (as GregAlan Willams)
 2016 Greenleaf (TV Series)
Robert 'Mac' McCready / Robert Mac McCready
- What Are You Doing Here? (2016) ... Robert Mac McCready (as GregAlan Williams)
- Men Like Trees Walking (2016) ... Robert 'Mac' McCready (as GregAlan Williams)
- March to the Sea (2016) ... Robert 'Mac' McCready (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Broken Road (2016) ... Robert 'Mac' McCready (as GregAlan Williams)
- One Train May Hide Another (2016) ... Robert 'Mac' McCready (as GregAlan Williams)
 2016 Containment (TV Series)
Chief Besser
- Nothing Gold Can Stay (2016) ... Chief Besser (as GregAlan Williams)
- A Time to Be Born (2016) ... Chief Besser (as GregAlan Williams)
- There Is a Crack in Everything (2016) ... Chief Besser (as GregAlan Williams)
- He Stilled the Rising Tumult (2016) ... Chief Besser (as GregAlan Williams)
- Like a Sheep Among Wolves (2016) ... Chief Besser (as Gregalan Williams)
 2015-2016 Powers (TV Series)
Waldo Pilgrim
- Origins (2016) ... Waldo Pilgrim (as GregAlan Williams)
- Shaking the Tree (2016) ... Waldo Pilgrim (as GregAlan Williams)
- Caracas 1967 (2016) ... Waldo Pilgrim (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Raconteur of the Funeral Circuit (2015) ... Waldo Pilgrim (as GregAlan Williams)
 2016 Game of Silence (TV Series)
Aaron Epps
- The Truth (2016) ... Aaron Epps
- Road Trip (2016) ... Aaron Epps (as Gregalan Williams)
- Ghosts of Quitman (2016) ... Aaron Epps
- The Uninvited (2016) ... Aaron Epps (as GregAlan Williams)
- Hurricane Gil (2016) ... Aaron Epps (as GregAlan Williams)
 2016 Miracles from Heaven
Doctor (as Gregalan Williams)
 2016 Misconduct
Richard Hill
 2016 Courting Des Moines
General Stan Hutchinson
 2015 A Baby for Christmas (TV Movie)
 2015 Satisfaction (TV Series)
- ...Through Bondage (2015) ... Mike (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2015 Christmas in the Smokies
Bud Walker
 2015 The Sin Seer
Clarence Ricard
 2015 90 Minutes in Heaven
Therapy Doctor - St. Lukes (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2015/I Adrenaline
Elijah Benjamin Salisbury
 2015 Terminator Genisys
Detective Harding (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2015/I 13 Minutes (Short)
The Patriot (voice)
 2015 To Hell and Back (TV Movie)
 2015 Secrets and Lies (TV Series)
Kevin Williams
- The Confession (2015) ... Kevin Williams (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Jacket (2015) ... Kevin Williams (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Sister (2015) ... Kevin Williams (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Affair (2015) ... Kevin Williams (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Father (2015) ... Kevin Williams (as GregAlan Williams)
 2015 Being Mary Jane (TV Series)
Mark's Father
- Freedom (2015) ... Mark's Father (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2014 Identity (TV Movie)
Dr. Art Sloan
 2014 Marry Us for Christmas (TV Movie)
 2014 My Other Mother (TV Movie)
 2014 Finding Carter (TV Series)
Captain Moss
- The Long Goodbye (2014) ... Captain Moss (as Gregalan Williams)
- The Birds (2014) ... Captain Moss (as Gregalan Williams)
 2014 Cat Run 2
Ray Boudreaux
 2014 The Town Inside
 2014/III Roses (Short)
Kevin Rodgers
 2014 Reckless (TV Series)
Geoff Tate
- Blind Sides (2014) ... Geoff Tate
 2014 Hear No Evil
 2014 Like a Country Song
 2009-2014 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series)
Judge Warren Libby
- Identity Crisis (2014) ... Judge Warren Libby (as Gregalan Williams)
- Soulmates? (2014) ... Judge Warren Libby (uncredited)
- Truth & Consequences (2014) ... Judge Warren Libby (as Gregalan Williams)
- Jane's Secret Revealed (2013) ... Judge Warren Libby (as Gregalan Williams)
- One Shot (2013) ... Judge Warren Libby (as Gregalan Williams)
 2014 Million Dollar Arm
 2014 Mountain Top
Lamar Cochran
 2014 Unspoken Words
Mr. Willy
 2014/IV The Painter (Short)
 2014/I Hero
Kent Redding
 2013 Marry Me for Christmas (TV Movie)
Donald (as GregAlan Williams)
 2013 Teachers (TV Movie)
 2013 Let the Church Say Amen (TV Movie)
 2011-2013 Necessary Roughness (TV Series)
Coach Pat Purnell
- Sympathy for the Devil (2013) ... Coach Pat Purnell (as GregAlan Williams)
- The Game's Afoot (2013) ... Coach Pat Purnell (as Gregalan Williams)
- Bringing the Heat (2013) ... Coach Pat Purnell (as Gregalan Williams)
- Good Will Haunting (2013) ... Coach Pat Purnell (as GregAlan Williams)
- There's the Door (2013) ... Coach Pat Purnell (as GregAlan Williams)
 2013 Heart of the Country
 2013/I Jimmy
Coach Sellers (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2013 Nashville (TV Series)
Detective Glynn
- I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive (2013) ... Detective Glynn (as Gregalan Williams)
 2013 Between Sisters (TV Movie)
 2013 Second Sight (TV Movie)
Commander Edgar Ulmer
 2012 Somebody's Child (TV Movie)
 2012 Hornet's Nest (TV Movie)
Detective Ron Brewster (as Gregalan Williams)
 2011 Slice
Captain Kirk
 2011 Slice 2
Captain Kirk
 2011 House of Payne (TV Series)
Joffrey Starr
- The Rich and Payneless (2011) ... Joffrey Starr
- Episode #5.31 ... Joffrey Starr
 2011 Aqua Teen Hunger Force (TV Series)
Freedom Cobra
- Freedom Cobra (2011) ... Freedom Cobra (voice, as Greg Alan Williams)
- Allen: Part One (2011) ... (voice, as Greg Alan Williams)
 2006-2011 The Game (TV Series)
Dr. James Barnett / Mr. Barnett
- A Very Special Episode (2011) ... Mr. Barnett
- The Wedding Episode (2009) ... Dr. James Barnett (as GregAlan Williams)
- I Want It All and I Want It Now (2009) ... Dr. James Barnett (as GregAlan Williams)
- White Coats and White Lies (2008) ... Dr. James Barnett (as GregAlan Williams)
- There's No Place Like Home (2006) ... Dr. James Barnett (as GregAlan Williams)
 2011 Castle (TV Series)
Jim Van-Eps
- Lucky Stiff (2011) ... Jim Van-Eps (as Gregalan Williams)
 2011 The Lost Valentine (TV Movie)
Chaplain Richard Brady (as Gregalan Williams)
 2010 Christmas Cupid (TV Movie)
Larry (as Gregalan Williams)
 2010 Fallout: New Vegas (Video Game)
Bruce Isaac / The Lonesome Drifter / Cliff Briscoe / ... (voice)
 2010 Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (Video)
Terrified Longshoreman (voice, as GregAlan Williams)
 2010 Unrequited
Mr. Williams
 2010 Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming
Dr. David Young (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2010 Past Life (TV Series)
Eli Parson
- Gone Daddy Gone (2010) ... Eli Parson (as Gregalan Williams)
- Pilot (2010) ... Eli Parson (as GregAlan Williams)
 2010 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series)
Vendor Phil
- Burned (2010) ... Vendor Phil (as GregAlan Williams)
 2010 MacGruber
Minister (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2010/I Good Intentions
 2010 Blood Done Sign My Name
Dr. Samuel Proctor
 2009 Avatar: The Game (Video Game)
Dr. Victor Monroe (voice)
 2009 Meet the Browns (TV Series)
Charles Walker
- Meet the Matrimony (2009) ... Charles Walker (as Gregalan Williams)
 2009/I The Collector
Sheriff (as Greg Allan Williams)
 2009 4 Minutes
 2009 Army Wives (TV Series)
Lt. Col. Wallace
- Moving Out (2009) ... Lt. Col. Wallace (as GregAlan Williams)
- Best Laid Plans (2009) ... Lt. Col. Wallace (as GregAlan Williams)
 2008 Mutant Vampire Zombies from the 'Hood!
Dr. Reginald Monte
 2008/I W.
Evangelical Minister (as Gregory Alan-Williams)
 2008 142 John Street (Short)
Cash Warren
 2008 Grapes on a Vine
Bob Hayes
 2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Detective Folkner
- Philadelphia (2007) ... Detective Folkner (as GregAlan Williams)
 2006 Haunting Villisca
 2006/I Dirty Laundry
Percy (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2006 The Last Adam
Pastor Bailey
 2006 Everwood (TV Series)
James Cleveland
- Lost and Found (2006) ... James Cleveland (as GregAlan Williams)
 2006 One Tree Hill (TV Series)
- All Tomorrow's Parties (2006) ... Chuck (as Gregalan Williams)
 2005 Monk (TV Series)
- Mr. Monk and Mrs. Monk (2005) ... Sorenson (as Gregalan Williams)
 2005 Locusts (TV Movie)
General Miller (as GregAlan Williams)
 2005 Be Cool
Darryl (as GregAlan Williams)
 2005 A Message from Pops (Short)
 2005 Boston Legal (TV Series)
John Zenawi
- Schmidt Happens (2005) ... John Zenawi (as GregAlan Williams)
 2004 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
U.S. Army Chaplain
- Deja Past (2004) ... U.S. Army Chaplain (as Gregalan Williams)
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Agent Marcus
- Who's Your Daddy? (2004) ... Agent Marcus (as Gregalan Williams)
 2004 The Practice (TV Series)
District Attorney
- Comings and Goings (2004) ... District Attorney (as Gregalan Williams)
 2001-2003 The District (TV Series)
Clive Rogers
- Acceptable Losses (2003) ... Clive Rogers (as Gregalan Williams)
- Ella Mae (2003) ... Clive Rogers (as Gregalan Williams)
- Rage (2003) ... Clive Rogers (as Gregalan Williams)
- Back in the Saddle (2003) ... Clive Rogers (as Gregalan Williams)
- Sacrifices (2003) ... Clive Rogers (as Gregalan Williams)
 2003 Old School
Therapist (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2003 The Beat
Mr. Bernard
 2000-2002 The West Wing (TV Series)
Robbie Mosley
- Hartsfield's Landing (2002) ... Robbie Mosley (as Gregalan Williams)
- Gone Quiet (2001) ... Robbie Mosley (as Gregalan Williams)
- Manchester: Part 1 (2001) ... Robbie Mosley (as Gregalan Williams)
- Two Cathedrals (2001) ... Robbie Mosley (as Gregalan Williams)
- 18th and Potomac (2001) ... Robbie Mosley (as Gregalan Williams)
 2001 Boston Public (TV Series)
Jason Anderson
- Chapter Seventeen (2001) ... Jason Anderson (as Gregalan Williams)
- Chapter Fifteen (2001) ... Jason Anderson (as Gregalan Williams)
 2000-2001 The Sopranos (TV Series)
Reverend James Jr.
- He Is Risen (2001) ... Reverend James Jr. (as Gregalan Williams)
- Proshai, Livushka (2001) ... Reverend James Jr. (as Gregalan Williams)
- Do Not Resuscitate (2000) ... Reverend James Jr. (as Gregalan Williams)
 2000 City of Angels (TV Series)
Dr. Nate Ambrose
- Nathan's Hot Dog (2000) ... Dr. Nate Ambrose (as Gregalan Williams)
- Straight Flush (2000) ... Dr. Nate Ambrose (as Gregalan Williams)
- A Farewell to Arm (2000) ... Dr. Nate Ambrose (as Gregalan Williams)
- Bride and Prejudice (2000) ... Dr. Nate Ambrose (as Gregalan Williams)
- Leg Erie (2000) ... Dr. Nate Ambrose (as Gregalan Williams)
 2000 Remember the Titans
Coach Paul 'Doc' Hines (as Greg Alan Williams)
 2000 Freedom Song (TV Movie)
Pullman Porter (as Greg Alan Williams)
 1989-1998 Baywatch (TV Series)
Garner Ellerbee / Sly Hutchinson
- Forbidden Paradise: Part 1 (1996) ... Garner Ellerbee (credit only)
- Wet 'n' Wild (1995) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregory Alan-Williams})
- The Runaways (1995) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregory Alan-Williams, credit only)
- Promised Land (1995) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregory Alan-Williams)
 1998 Mama Flora's Family (TV Mini-Series)
Charlie (1941)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Charlie (1941)
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Charlie (1941)
 1997 Acts of Betrayal
Beau Morelli (as Greg Alan Williams)
 1997 Stag
Taylor Rundgren (as GregAlan Williams)
 1995-1997 Baywatch Nights (TV Series)
Garner Ellerbee
- A Thousand Words (1997) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregalan Williams)
- Heat Rays (1996) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregalan Williams)
- A Closer Look (1996) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregalan Williams, credit only)
- Rendezvous (1996) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregalan Williams)
- Epilogue (1996) ... Garner Ellerbee (as Gregalan Williams, credit only)
 1997 Dying to Belong (TV Movie)
Carl Ridgeley (as GregAlan Williams)
 1996 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Sins of the Fathers Chapter 7: The Man Without Fear (1996) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1996 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Lt. Paul Bragg
- Mrs. Parker's Revenge (1996) ... Lt. Paul Bragg (as Greg Alan Williams)
 1996 No One Would Tell (TV Movie)
Detective Anderson (as GregAlan Williams)
 1996 Project: ALF (TV Movie)
Police Officer (as Gregalan Williams)
 1995 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
Coach Vanderpool
- Track Dreams (1995) ... Coach Vanderpool (as GregAlan Williams)
 1995 Living Single (TV Series)
- The Ex-File (1995) ... Darren (as GregAlan Williams)
 1995 University Hospital (TV Series)
Lt. Foster
- The Right Thing (1995) ... Lt. Foster
 1992-1994 Dream On (TV Series)
Anchorman Terry
- The Taking of Pablum 1-2-3: Part II (1994) ... Anchorman Terry (as Greg Alan-Williams)
- The Taking of Pablum 1-2-3: Part I (1994) ... Anchorman Terry (as Greg Alan-Williams)
- Stone Cold (1994) ... Anchorman Terry (as Greg Alan-Williams)
- And Bimbo Was His Name-O Part II (1992) ... Anchorman Terry (as Greg Alan-Williams)
- And Bimbo Was His Name-O Part I (1992) ... Anchorman Terry (as Greg Alan-Williams)
 1994 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Ellis Cole
- Silence Is Golden (1994) ... Ellis Cole (as Gregory Alan-Williams)
 1993 In the Line of Fire
Matt Wilder (as Greg Alan-Williams)
 1991-1992 Civil Wars (TV Series)
Ed Marsh
- His Honor's Offer (1992) ... Ed Marsh (as Greg Alan-Williams)
- Daveja-Vu All Over Again (1991) ... Ed Marsh (as Greg Alan Williams)
 1991 Roc (TV Series)
- Requiem for a Garbage Man (1991) ... Albert (as Greg Alan-Williams)
 1991 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
Security Guard
- The Young and the Restless (1991) ... Security Guard (as Greg Alan Williams)
 1990-1991 Hunter (TV Series)
Officer Peter Hawkins
- Under Suspicion (1991) ... Officer Peter Hawkins (as Gregory Alan-Williams)
- The Usual Suspects (1990) ... Officer Peter Hawkins (as Gregory Alan-Williams)
 1990 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Det. Lt. Adams
- The Murder Weekend Mystery (1990) ... Det. Lt. Adams (as Greg Alan-Williams)
 1989 Howard Beach: Making a Case for Murder (TV Movie)
Charlie Brasher
 1989 The Package
Col. Woods
 1989 Major League
Bull Pen Guard
 1988 Above the Law
FBI Agent Halloran (as Gregory Alan-Williams)
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Gained recognition in 1992 when, during the race riots in Los Angeles, California, known as the "Rodney King riots", he rescued a Japanese-American motorist who had been pulled out of his car and was being beaten by a mob. The motorist was semi-conscious and bleeding heavily when Williams rescued him, and a passing black driver picked up the injured man from Williams and drove him to a nearby ... See more »

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