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Mel Winkler is an actor, known for Coach Carter (2005), A Life Less Ordinary (1997) and Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005). See full bio »
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 2008/I The Disciple
 2007 The Unit (TV Series)
Avery Flowers
- Gone Missing (2007) ... Avery Flowers
 2007 Girlfriends (TV Series)
- Operation Does She Yield (2007) ... Foster
 2005 Blind Justice (TV Series)
- In Your Face (2005) ... Lester
 2005 The Shield (TV Series)
Maurice Webster
- Doghouse (2005) ... Maurice Webster
 2005 Numb3rs (TV Series)
- Counterfeit Reality (2005) ... Vincent
 2005 Their Eyes Were Watching God (TV Movie)
Logan Killicks
 2005 Coach Carter
Coach White
 2004 Crash Twinsanity (Video Game)
Aku-Aku / Tribesman (voice)
 1995-2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Lonnie Parker / Artie Mantell / Inspector Hampton
- Colonel Knowledge (2004) ... Lonnie Parker
- E.R. (1995) ... Inspector Hampton
 2003 Crash Nitro Kart (Video Game)
Aku Aku (voice)
 2003 ER (TV Series)
- The Advocate (2003)
 2002 The Guardian (TV Series)
- Sacrifice (2002) ... Detective
 2001 Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex (Video Game)
Aku Aku (voice)
 2001 Maniacts
 2001 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
- Going Postal (2001) ... Walter
 2001 Hollywood Palms
Veteran Cop
 1999 Brimstone (TV Series)
Weiland Bodard
- Lovers (1999) ... Weiland Bodard
 1999 CTR (Video Game)
Aku Aku (voice)
 1998 Crash Bandicoot: Warped (Video Game)
Aku Aku (voice)
 1998 The Hughleys (TV Series)
- I'm Shrinnnking (1998) ... Lester
 1998 L.A. Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Patel
- Leap of Faith (1998) ... Dr. Patel
 1997-1998 The New Batman Adventures (TV Series)
Lucius Fox
- Chemistry (1998) ... Lucius Fox (voice)
- The Ultimate Thrill (1998) ... Lucius Fox (voice)
- Mean Seasons (1998) ... Lucius Fox (voice)
- Double Talk (1997) ... Lucius Fox (voice)
 1997 A Life Less Ordinary
Frank Naville
 1997 Union Square (TV Series)
- Hasta la muerta, Baby (1997) ... Nick
 1997 Gun (TV Series)
The Bartender
- Father John (1997) ... The Bartender
 1996 Superman (TV Series)
Commisssioner Henderson
- Feeding Time (1996) ... Commisssioner Henderson (voice)
 1996 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
Reverend Will Dexter
- And the Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place (1996) ... Reverend Will Dexter
 1996 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
- Dear God (1996) ... Pete
 1996 City Hall
Det. Albert Holly
 1995 The Marshal (TV Series)
Johnny Foster
- '65-'95 (1995) ... Johnny Foster
 1995 Living Single (TV Series)
Old Man
- Grumpy Old Man (1995) ... Old Man
 1995 Devil in a Blue Dress
 1995 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Jack Hayes
- The 37's (1995) ... Jack Hayes
 1995 Pointman (TV Series)
 1994 Madman of the People (TV Series)
 1994 Hardball (TV Series)
- Pilot (1994)
 1994 Untamed Love (TV Movie)
 1994 Mona Must Die
 1994 Midnight Runaround (TV Movie)
 1994 Everybody Can Float (Short)
 1993 Full Eclipse (TV Movie)
 1993 Laurel Avenue (TV Movie)
Jake Arnett
 1992 The Young Riders (TV Series)
Edward Johnson
- The Sacrifice (1992) ... Edward Johnson
 1991 Convicts
 1991 Doc Hollywood
Melvin the Mechanic
 1991 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
- The Less Than Perfect Daughter (1991) ... Landlord
 1990 Gabriel's Fire (TV Series)
- The Descent (1990) ... Abraham
 1990 Equal Justice (TV Series)
Judge Jones
- Pilot (1990) ... Judge Jones
 1988 Dominick and Eugene
Lt. Gage
 1987 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
 1986 Off Beat
 1985 Heaven Help Us
 1984 Tales of the Unknown South (TV Movie) (segment "Neighbors")
 1984 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Marlow
- Concealed Enemies, Part I: Suspicion (1984) ... Mr. Marlow
 1983 All the Right Moves
Jess Covington
 1977 The Day the Music Died (Documentary)
 1973 Filthiest Show in Town
Man from Feces (segment "Commercials")
 1972 Across 110th Street
Manager - 7-11 Club
 1969-1970 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Simon Harris
- Episode #1.1979 (1970) ... Dr. Simon Harris (credit only)
- Episode #1.1978 (1970) ... Dr. Simon Harris
- Episode #1.1977 (1970) ... Dr. Simon Harris (uncredited)
- Episode #1.1976 (1970) ... Dr. Simon Harris
- Episode #1.1975 (1970) ... Dr. Simon Harris (uncredited)
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The Great White Hope (1968). Drama. Written by Howard Sackler. Music arranged by Charles Gross. Directed by Edwin Sherin. Alvin Theatre: 3 Oct 1968- 31 Jan 1970 (546 performances + 15 previews). Cast: James Earl Jones (as "Jack Jefferson"), Jane Alexander (as "Eleanor Bachman"), Thomas Anderson (as "Negro Man/Jack's Friend/... See more »

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He played Inspector Bill Henderson in both Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993) and Superman (1996).

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