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J.D. Williams (II)


J.D. Williams was born on May 22, 1978 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Darnell Williams. He is an actor, known for Pootie Tang (2001), Oz (1997) and The Kill Point (2007). See full bio »

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Known For

Pootie Tang Froggy
(2001)
Oz Kenny Wangler / Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
(1997-2000)
The Kill Point Marshall O'Brien, Jr. / Mr. Cat
(2007)

Filmography

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 2019 One Sweet Night (Short) (post-production)
Ossian Sweet
 2017 Served Film (Short) (completed)
Uncle Q
 2016-2018 Saints & Sinners (TV Series)
Jabari Morris / Jabari
- Where There's Smoke (2018) ... Jabari Morris
- The Devil is in the Details (2018) ... Jabari Morris
- Sinner Takes All (2018) ... Jabari Morris
- He Works in Mysterious Ways (2018) ... Jabari Morris
- Any Means Neccessary (2018) ... Jabari Morris
 2016 The Choir (Short)
Police Officer
 2016 The Night Of (TV Mini-Series)
Trevor Williams
- The Call of the Wild (2016) ... Trevor Williams
- Ordinary Death (2016) ... Trevor Williams
- The Season of the Witch (2016) ... Trevor Williams
- The Beach (2016) ... Trevor Williams
 2016 Guns and Grams
BK (credit only)
 2016 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Detective Anton Jefferson
- Unholiest Alliance (2016) ... Detective Anton Jefferson
- Manhattan Transfer (2016) ... Detective Anton Jefferson
 2010-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Dexter Roja
- The Deconstruction (2015) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- The Line (2014) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- Runnin' with the Devil (2013) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- Waiting for the Knock (2012) ... Dexter Roja (as JD Williams)
- Ham Sandwich (2011) ... Dexter Roja
 2015 Deadbeat (TV Series)
Frank
- The Polaroid Flasher (2015) ... Frank
 2014/I Shelter
Drug Dealer
 2014 Cymbeline
Quarry Cop 2
 2014 An American in Hollywood
Dorian
 2014 Black Box (TV Series)
George
- Free Will (2014) ... George
- Sweet Little Lies (2014) ... George
- Kiss the Sky (2014) ... George
 2014 The Following (TV Series)
Carlos
- Trust Me (2014) ... Carlos
- For Joe (2014) ... Carlos
- Resurrection (2014) ... Carlos
 2013 The Lost Book Of Rap (Short)
Hassen
 2013 Casse-tête chinois
Le barman
 2012 Surviving Family
Bobby
 2012/I Zoo
Red
 2012 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Benjamin Banks
- No Questions Asked (2012) ... Benjamin Banks
 2011 Shanghai Hotel
Thump
 2011/IV Happy New Year
Jerome
 2010-2011 Detroit 1-8-7 (TV Series)
Pup Clemmons / Pup Clemons
- Stone Cold (2011) ... Pup Clemmons
- Royal Bubbles/Needle Drop (2010) ... Pup Clemons
 2010 Code Blue
Wicked
 2009 Nite Tales: The Series (TV Series)
Rapper
- Trapped (2009) ... Rapper
 2009 Falling Awake
D-Money
 2008 Cash Rules (Video)
Spike (as J.D.)
 2008 Midnight Club: Los Angeles (Video Game)
Henry (voice)
 2007 The Kill Point (TV Series)
Mr. Cat / Marshall O'Brien, Jr.
- The Devil's Zoo (2007) ... Mr. Cat / Marshall O'Brien, Jr.
- Rabbit at Unrest (2007) ... Mr. Cat / Marshall O'Brien, Jr.
- The Great Ape Escape (2007) ... Mr. Cat / Marshall O'Brien, Jr.
- Visiting Hours (2007) ... Mr. Cat / Marshall O'Brien, Jr.
- Pro Patria (2007) ... Mr. Cat / Marshall O'Brien, Jr.
 2007 The Second Line (Short)
Natt
 2007 4 Life (Video)
Pooh
 2002-2006 The Wire (TV Series)
Preston 'Bodie' Broadus
- Final Grades (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
- That's Got His Own (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams, credit only)
- A New Day (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
- Misgivings (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
- Know Your Place (2006) ... Preston 'Bodie' Broadus (as JD Williams)
 2005 True Crime: New York City (Video Game) (voice, as JD Williams)
 2005 The Warriors (Video Game)
Additional Soldier (voice, as JD Williams)
 2005 Mario: How Could You (Video short)
 2005 Two Guns (Video)
Bill
 2002 Aaliyah: Miss You (Video short)
J. D. Williams
 2002 Durdy Game (Video)
Little Man
 2002 Mariah Carey: Through the Rain (Video short)
Carey's Father
 2001 Snipes
J.D.
 2001 Popcorn Shrimp (Short)
Bubba
 2001 Pootie Tang
Froggy
 2001 Big Apple (TV Series)
Derrick
- A Ministering Angel (2001) ... Derrick
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
William Floyd
- Queenie and Joe (2001) ... William Floyd
- Bobby & Cynthia (2001) ... William Floyd
 1997-2000 Oz (TV Series)
Kenny Wangler / Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
- A Cock and Balls Story (2000) ... Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
- Out o' Time (1999) ... Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
- Secret Identities (1999) ... Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
- Cruel and Unusual Punishments (1999) ... Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
- U.S. Male (1999) ... Kenny 'Bricks' Wangler
 2000 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Sweet Sauce
- No Ifs, Ands or Butts (2000) ... Sweet Sauce
 1999 Third Watch (TV Series)
Pee Wee
- Welcome to Camelot (1999) ... Pee Wee (as J.D.)
 1999 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Damon 'Casper' Kelly
- The Why Chromosome (1999) ... Damon 'Casper' Kelly
 1999 Trinity (TV Series)
Malik
 1999 The 24 Hour Woman
Toy Store Clerk
 1999 The Sopranos (TV Series)
Special K
- 46 Long (1999) ... Special K (as JD Williams)
 1998 Law & Order (TV Series)
2nd Kid
- Castoff (1998) ... 2nd Kid
 1997 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Victor
- Fade Out (1997) ... Victor
 1994 Death Riders
Buzz Saw
Show Show Self (3 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in Stuff magazine in 2002. See more »

Alternate Names:

J.D. | JD Williams

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on his character Bodie Broadus in "The Wire"] Bodie is Baltimore, Baltimore is Bodie. He loves his environment, and I know that he believes his environment loves him. And that's why he is the way he is. See more »

Trivia:

Has appeared in multiple advertisements, including some for Pizza Hut, Doritos, and Fedex. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays violent, troubled drug dealers or street level characters

Star Sign:

Gemini

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