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Gbenga Akinnagbe


Gbenga Akinnagbe was born on December 12, 1978 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009), Edge of Darkness (2010) and The Savages (2007). See full bio »

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Known For

Edge of Darkness
Edge of Darkness Detective Darcy Jones
(2010)
The Savages
The Savages Jimmy
(2007)
Knucklehead
Knucklehead Langston
(2015)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Producer | Director | Writer | Self
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 2018 Starbright (post-production)
Peter
 2018 Egg (post-production)
Wayne
 2017 DC Noir (post-production)
Detective Mitch Brooks
 2017 The Deuce (TV Series)
Larry Brown
- My Name Is Ruby (2017) ... Larry Brown
- Au Reservoir (2017) ... Larry Brown
- Why Me? (2017) ... Larry Brown
- What Kind of Bad? (2017) ... Larry Brown
- I See Money (2017) ... Larry Brown
 2017 Heart, Baby
George
 2017 Mindhack: #savetheworld
Sun Moon
 2017 Detroit
Aubrey Pollard, Sr.
 2017 Mercy Street (TV Series)
Saga
- House of Bondage (2017) ... Saga
 2017 Crown Heights
Sampson
 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence
Agent Travis
 2016/I Detour
Michael
 2016 Madam Secretary (TV Series)
Chris Santumari
- Desperate Remedies (2016) ... Chris Santumari
 2015-2016 Limitless (TV Series)
Quentin Walker
- Fundamentals of Naked Portraiture (2016) ... Quentin Walker
- Arm-aggedon (2015) ... Quentin Walker
 2015 The Following (TV Series)
Tom
- The Edge (2015) ... Tom
- Demons (2015) ... Tom
- Evermore (2015) ... Tom
- Kill the Messenger (2015) ... Tom
- The Hunt (2015) ... Tom
 2015 Knucklehead
Langston
 2010-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Pastor Isaiah Easton
- Mind's Eye (2015) ... Pastor Isaiah Easton
- The Debate (2015) ... Pastor Isaiah Easton
- Ham Sandwich (2011) ... Pastor Isaiah Easton
- Bad Girls (2010) ... Pastor Isaiah Easton
- Running (2010) ... Pastor Isaiah Easton
 2014 Phantom Halo
Roman
 2014 24: Live Another Day (TV Mini-Series)
Erik Ritter
- 10:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. (2014) ... Erik Ritter
- 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2014) ... Erik Ritter
- 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. (2014) ... Erik Ritter
- 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (2014) ... Erik Ritter
- 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. (2014) ... Erik Ritter
 2014 Mall
Michel
 2014 Fort Bliss
Sgt. Butcher
 2009-2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Father Biobaku / Elijah Okello
- Amaro's One-Eighty (2014) ... Father Biobaku
- Dreams Deferred (2012) ... Father Biobaku
- Hell (2009) ... Elijah Okello
 2013 Sweet, Sweet Country (Short)
Ernesto
 2013/I Home
Jack Hall
 2013 Graceland (TV Series)
Jeremiah Bello
- King's Castle (2013) ... Jeremiah Bello
- Smoke Alarm (2013) ... Jeremiah Bello
- Bag Man (2013) ... Jeremiah Bello
- Goodbye High (2013) ... Jeremiah Bello
- Hair of the Dog (2013) ... Jeremiah Bello
 2013 Big Words
James
 2013 The Funtime Gang (TV Movie)
Inmate
 2012 Elementary (TV Series)
Jeremy Lopez
- The Leviathan (2012) ... Jeremy Lopez
 2012 Paranormal Abduction
Alex Chandler
 2012 Damages (TV Series)
Walid Cooper
- But You Don't Do That Anymore (2012) ... Walid Cooper
- I Like Your Chair (2012) ... Walid Cooper
- There's Something Wrong with Me (2012) ... Walid Cooper
- Have You Met the Eel Yet? (2012) ... Walid Cooper
 2011-2012 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
Kelly Slater
- The Wall (2012) ... Kelly Slater
- ...Deaf Blind Tumor Pee-Test (2011) ... Kelly Slater
- Batting Practice (2011) ... Kelly Slater
- Fuck the Lemurs (2011) ... Kelly Slater
- Have You Met Ms. Jones? (2011) ... Kelly Slater
 2012/I Overnight
TMJ
 2012 The Unknown (TV Series)
Vincent
- Life Sentence (2012) ... Vincent
 2011 A Gifted Man (TV Series)
Dr. Leo 'Bax' Baxter
- In Case of Discomfort (2011) ... Dr. Leo 'Bax' Baxter
- In Case of All Hell Breaking Loose (2011) ... Dr. Leo 'Bax' Baxter
 2011 Brooklyn Shakara (TV Series)
Emeka Nwandu
- Pilot (2011) ... Emeka Nwandu
 2011 Chase (TV Series)
John Macon
- The Man at the Altar (2011) ... John Macon
 2011 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Pierre
- All That Glitters (2011) ... Pierre
 2011 Red & Blue Marbles
Cabal
 2010/I Lottery Ticket
Lorenzo
 2010 Edge of Darkness
Detective Darcy Jones
 2009 Dark Blue (TV Series)
Dante Rollings
- August (2009) ... Dante Rollings
 2009 The Taking of Pelham 123
Wallace
 2009 Fringe (TV Series)
Akim
- The No-Brainer (2009) ... Akim
 2009 Maggie Hill (TV Movie)
Elliot Springer
 2008 Cold Case (TV Series)
Victor Nash '05 / '08
- Street Money (2008) ... Victor Nash '05 / '08
 2002-2008 The Wire (TV Series)
Chris Partlow / Officer in courtroom
- -30- (2008) ... Chris Partlow
- Late Editions (2008) ... Chris Partlow
- Clarifications (2008) ... Chris Partlow
- Took (2008) ... Chris Partlow (credit only)
- The Dickensian Aspect (2008) ... Chris Partlow
 2007 Man-Up (Video short)
Q
 2007 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Ben Ellis
- Contenders (2007) ... Ben Ellis
 2007 The Savages
Jimmy
 2005-2006 Barbershop (TV Series)
Yinka
- Get Your Hand Out of My Womb (2006) ... Yinka
- Crimes of the Heart (2005) ... Yinka
- The Politics of Money (2005) ... Yinka
- Debates and Dead People (2005) ... Yinka
- Family Bussiness (2005) ... Yinka
 2006 Conviction (TV Series)
Gary Wade / Calvin Wade
- Hostage (2006) ... Gary Wade
- 180.80 (2006) ... Calvin Wade
 2005 They're Made Out of Meat (Short)
Merlin
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Show Show Self (11 credits)

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Other Works:

Article: "A Metamorphosis on the Wrestling Mat". New York: New York Times. - Writer See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Trivia:

Both parents are from Nigeria. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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