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Bokeem Woodbine

Bokeem Woodbine grew up in Harlem New York. At the age of 19, he secured the lead role in the HBO production of Forest Whitaker's directorial debut Strapped (1993). Bokeem moved to Los Angeles shortly after completing the film Jason's Lyric (1994), and has pursued his dream of becoming a noteworthy film actor while balancing a passion for musical ... See full bio »

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 2016/I The Infamous (TV Movie) (filming)
Shannon Reese
 2015 Life in Pieces (TV Series)
Officer Wood
- Sleepy Email Brunch Tree (2015) ... Officer Wood
 2015 Chicago P.D. (TV Series)
Derek Keyes
- Life Is Fluid (2015) ... Derek Keyes
 2015 Battle Creek (TV Series)
- Old Wounds (2015) ... Devin
 2015 The Night Crew
 2015 AWOL-72
 2014 The Fright Night Files (TV Movie)
 2014/I Guardian Angel
Detective Jackson
 2014 Jarhead 2: Field of Fire
Danny Kettner
 2013/I 1982
 2013 Riddick
 2013 Payday 2 (Video Game)
The Elephant (voice)
 2013 Five Thirteen
 2013 Payday (TV Series)
- The Elephant (2013) ... Simmons
 2013 The Host
 2013 Caught on Tape
 2012/I Letting Go
 2012/I Total Recall
 2011-2012 Southland (TV Series)
Officer Jones
- Fallout (2012) ... Officer Jones
- Legacy (2012) ... Officer Jones
- Underwater (2012) ... Officer Jones
- Failure Drill (2011) ... Officer Jones
- Cop or Not (2011) ... Officer Jones
 2011 License to Reproduce (Short)
DEA Agent Troy Peterson
 2011 Flesh Wounds (TV Movie)
 2011 Little Murder
 2010 Devil
 2009 Three Bullets (Short)
 2009 The Butcher
Chinatown Pete
 2009/II A Day in the Life
Bam Bam
 2009 Black Dynamite
Black Hand Jack
 2008 The Fifth Commandment
Miles Templeton
 2008 The Poker House
 2007 The Last Sentinel
 2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Gordon 'G-Man' Thomas
- Flipped (2007) ... Gordon 'G-Man' Thomas
 2007 Shark (TV Series)
Willy Tarver
- The Wrath of Khan (2007) ... Willy Tarver
 2006 The Champagne Gang
Rock Star
 2006 Blade: The Series (TV Series)
Steppin' Razor
- Sacrifice (2006) ... Steppin' Razor
- Bloodlines (2006) ... Steppin' Razor
 2006/I Confessions
Miles Adams
 2006 The Evidence (TV Series)
Chaz Roberts
- Stringers (2006) ... Chaz Roberts
 2006 18 Fingers of Death! (Video)
Billy Buff
 2005 Bones (TV Series)
Randall Hall
- The Man in the Wall (2005) ... Randall Hall
 2005 Edmond
 2005 Blood of a Champion (Video)
 2005/I The Circle
 2004 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Byron Middlebrook / B-Slick
- Pro Per (2004) ... Byron Middlebrook / B-Slick
 2004/I Ray
Fathead Newman
 2004 Why Blitt? (TV Movie)
 2003 Jasper, Texas (TV Movie)
Khalid X
 2003 Fastlane (TV Series)
Super G.
- Overkill (2003) ... Super G.
 2003 Detonator
Jack Forrester
 2002 R.U.S./H. (TV Movie)
 2002 Sniper 2 (Video)
 2002 Hard Cash
 2001 The Breed
Steve Grant
 2001 3000 Miles to Graceland
 2001 The Road to Graceland (Short)
Franklin (voice)
 2000 BlackMale
Jimmy Best
 2000 City of Angels (TV Series)
Dr. Damon Bradley / Dr. Damon Sullivan
- A Farewell to Arm (2000) ... Dr. Damon Bradley
- Bride and Prejudice (2000) ... Dr. Damon Bradley
- Jerque Du Soleil (2000) ... Dr. Damon Sullivan
- Leg Erie (2000) ... Dr. Damon Bradley
 2000 Soul Food (TV Series)
Detective Conrad
- Bad Luck (2000) ... Detective Conrad
 2000 Battery Park (TV Series)
Detective Derek Finley / Derek Finley
- Walter's Rib (2000) ... Derek Finley
- You Give Law a Bad Name (2000) ... Detective Derek Finley
- How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? (2000) ... Detective Derek Finley
- Black Monday (2000) ... Detective Derek Finley
- Rabbit Punch (2000) ... Detective Derek Finley
 2000 Sacrifice (TV Movie)
Agent Gottfried
 2000 Wu-Tang Clan: Gravel Pit (Short)
 1999 The Runner
 1999/I Life
Can't Get Right
 1999 The Sopranos (TV Series)
Massive Genius
 1999 Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies (Video)
 1998 Caught Up
 1997 New York Undercover (TV Series)
- No Place Like Hell (1997) ... Mobster
 1997 Gridlock'd
Mud (uncredited)
 1996 The Elevator
 1996 Freeway
 1995 The X-Files (TV Series)
Sammom Roque
- The List (1995) ... Sammom Roque
 1995 Dead Presidents
 1995/I Panther
 1994 Jason's Lyric
Joshua Alexander
 1994 Crooklyn
 1993 Strapped (TV Movie)
Diquan Mitchell
 1993 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Steve Newberg
- Love Off Limits (1993) ... Steve Newberg
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2000: Music videos for Wu-Tang Clan: "The Jump-Off," "Gravel Pit," and "Careful". See more »


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Bo appeared as a character named "Massive Genius" in the episode A Hit is a Hit in Season Two of The Sopranos.



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Spent the last 20 years disliking him.... Lawn_Wrangler
The Worst Actor Ever with the BEST AGENT beenie91
He's typecast, but who isn't?? jaywilly25
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