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Overview (3)

Born in Newark, New Jersey, USA
Birth NameDarnell Williams
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

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).

Trade Mark (1)

Often plays violent, troubled drug dealers or street level characters

Trivia (4)

Goes by "J.D." to avoid confusion with Darnell Williams.
To prepare for his role in "The Wire", Williams walked around Baltimore's inner city at night.
Has appeared in multiple advertisements, including some for Pizza Hut, Doritos, and Fedex.
Attended Newark Arts High School in Newark, New Jersey.

Personal Quotes (2)

[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.
[on the fourth season of "The Wire"] Now we have young kids, fresh starts, you know, infinite possibilities. And, you know, now we have to look at the decisions and the choices that they make.

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