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Method Man

Method Man was born on April 1, 1971 in Richmond [now Staten Island], New York City, New York, USA as Clifford Smith. He is an actor, known for How High (2001), Garden State (2004) and Method & Red (2004). He has been married to Tamika Smith since 2001. See full bio »

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How High
How High Silas P. Silas
Garden State
Garden State Diego
Method & Red
Method & Red Method Man / Method
The Wackness
The Wackness Percy


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 2019 Shaft (post-production)
Freddie P
 2018 Peppermint (completed)
Agent Barker
 2017-2018 The Deuce (TV Series)
 2018 Future World
Tattooed Face (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
 2018 Drunk History (TV Series)
Joseph Saddler A.K.A. Grandmaster Flash
 2017 Love Beats Rhymes
 2017 Where's the Money
 2017 Rebel (TV Series)
Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins
 2017 The Breaks (TV Series)
Darryl Van Putten Sr.
 2015-2017 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Mario Hunt
 2016 Luke Cage (TV Series)
Cliff 'Method Man' Smith
 2016 Difficult People (TV Series)
Method Man
 2016 Paterson
Method Man (as Cliff Smith)
 2016 Keanu
 2016 The Breaks (TV Movie)
Darryl Van Patten Sr. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2015 Trainwreck
Temembe (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2015/II Staten Island Summer
 2015 #Lucky Number
Tyson 'The Saint' St. James
 2015 Inside Amy Schumer (TV Series)
Method Man
 2014 Seasons of Love (TV Movie)
Big Rob
 2014 Scorpion (TV Series)
Lucky the King
 2014 The Cobbler
Leon Ludlow (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2014 Chozen (TV Series)
 2013 Focus: A Dontae Hawkins Film (Short)
Vaughn's Father
 2012 Red Tails
Sticks (as Cliff Smith)
 2011 The Sitter
Jacolby (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2011/I The Mortician
The Mortician
 2011 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Young Boxer
 2010 The Good Guys (TV Series)
 2006-2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
 2010 Sinners and Saints
 2008 Chris Cornell: Part of Me (Video short)
 2008 Burn Notice (TV Series)
 2003-2008 The Wire (TV Series)
Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
 2008 Meet the Spartans
Persian Emissary
 2008 The Wackness
 2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Dennis King
 2007 Def Jam: Icon (Video Game)
Gooch (voice)
 2006 The Heart Specialist
 2005 Venom
Deputy Turner
 2005 The Fairly OddParents (TV Series)
Rapping Head Pixie
 2004 Method & Red (TV Series)
Method Man / Method
 2004 Def Jam Fight for NY (Video Game)
Blaze (voice)
 2004 Soul Plane
 2004 Method Man Feat. Busta Rhymes: What's Happenin' (Video short)
 2004 Alicia Keys: If I Ain't Got You (Video short)
 2004 Garden State
 2004 My Baby's Daddy
No Good
 2003 Boston Public (TV Series)
Flash Master K
 2003 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
 2002 Third Watch (TV Series)
 2001 How High
Silas P. Silas
 2001 MADtv (TV Series)
Gentry Abrams
 2001 Hwasango
Mr. Ma (MTV English Dub) (English version, voice)
 2001 Oz (TV Series)
Carlton 'Tug' Daniels
 2000 Wonderland (TV Series)
 1999 Limp Bizkit Feat. Method Man: N 2 Gether Now (Video short)
Method Man
 1999 P.I.G.S. (Video short)
Pan-handling Nun
 1999/I Black & White
Method Man
 1998 Belly
 1997 Cop Land
 1997 One Eight Seven
Dennis Broadway
 1995 It's Big on Fire Island (Video)
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Alternate Names:

Wu-Tang Clan | Johnny Dangerous | Clifford 'Method' Man | Methodman | Cliff 'Method Man' Smith | Clifford 'Method Man' Smith | Cliff Smith


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