Method Man

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Method Man was born on March 2, 1971 in Hempstead, Long Island, 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 March 3, 2001. See full bio »

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Known For

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


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 2021 Last Looks (completed)
Swag Dogggg
 2020-2021 Power Book II: Ghost (TV Series)
Davis Maclean
- Heart of Darkness (2021) ... Davis Maclean (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Monster (2020) ... Davis Maclean (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Family First (2020) ... Davis Maclean (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Sex Week (2020) ... Davis Maclean (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Good vs. Evil (2020) ... Davis Maclean (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2020 Vampires vs. the Bronx
Father Jackson (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2020 Concrete Cowboy
 2020 Teenage Bounty Hunters (TV Series)
Terrance Coin
- Something Sour Patch (2020) ... Terrance Coin
- Our Ham Is Good (2020) ... Terrance Coin
- From Basic to Telenovela (2020) ... Terrance Coin
- Death Is Bad (2020) ... Terrance Coin
- What's a Jennings (2020) ... Terrance Coin
 2019-2020 The Last O.G. (TV Series)
Green Eyes
- Lookin at the Front Door (2020) ... Green Eyes (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
- Fight the Power (2019) ... Green Eyes (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
- Your Mom's in My Business (2019) ... Green Eyes (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
- Criminal Minded (2019) ... Green Eyes (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
 2017-2019 The Deuce (TV Series)
- Finish It (2019) ... Rodney (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Inside the Pretend (2018) ... Rodney (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Nobody Has to Get Hurt (2018) ... Rodney (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- The Feminism Part (2018) ... Rodney (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- We're All Beasts (2018) ... Rodney (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2019 Jay and Silent Bob Reboot
Method Man (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2019 The First Wives Club (TV Series)
- What Happens Upstate (2019) ... Beast (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2019 Shaft
Freddy P. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2018 Peppermint
Narcotics Detective Barker (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2018 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series)
Cardboard Cutout
- Gordons (2018) ... Cardboard Cutout (credit only)
 2018 Future World
Tattooed Face (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
 2018 Drunk History (TV Series)
Joseph Saddler A.K.A. Grandmaster Flash
- Game Changers (2018) ... Joseph Saddler A.K.A. Grandmaster Flash
 2017 Love Beats Rhymes
 2017 Where's the Money
 2017 Wu-Tang Clan Feat. Redman: People Say (Video short)
Method Man
 2017 Rebel (TV Series)
Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins
- Breaking Point (2017) ... Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Conceal and Carry (2017) ... Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Chasing Ghosts (2017) ... Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Brother's Keeper (2017) ... Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Pilot (2017) ... Terrance 'TJ' Jenkins (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2017 The Breaks (TV Series)
Darryl Van Putten Sr.
- N.T. (2017) ... Darryl Van Putten Sr. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Under Pressure (2017) ... Darryl Van Putten Sr. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Amen, Brother (2017) ... Darryl Van Putten Sr. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- It's Just Begun (2017) ... Darryl Van Putten Sr. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- Hard to Handle (2017) ... Darryl Van Putten Sr. (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2015-2017 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Mario Hunt
- In and Out (2017) ... Mario Hunt (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
- The Art of War (2015) ... Mario Hunt (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
- New Rules (2015) ... Mario Hunt (as Clifford 'Method Man' Smith)
 2016 Luke Cage (TV Series)
Cliff 'Method Man' Smith
- Soliloquy of Chaos (2016) ... Cliff 'Method Man' Smith (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2016 Difficult People (TV Series)
Method Man
- Hashtag Cats (2016) ... Method Man (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 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
- Last F... Able Day (2015) ... Method Man
 2014 Seasons of Love (TV Movie)
Big Rob
 2014 Scorpion (TV Series)
Lucky the King
- Risky Business (2014) ... Lucky the King (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2014 The Cobbler
Leon Ludlow (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
 2014 Chozen (TV Series)
- The Battle of Broken Spear (2014) ... Phantasm (voice, as Cliff Smith)
- In a Pickle (2014) ... Phantasm (voice, as Cliff Smith)
- Beef (2014) ... Phantasm (voice, as Cliff Smith)
- Pilot (2014) ... Phantasm (voice, as Cliff Smith)
 2013 Focus: A Dontae Hawkins Film (Short)
Vaughn's Father
 2012 Chris Brown Feat. Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa: Till I Die (Video short)
Method Man
 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
- Real Deal (2011) ... Young Boxer
 2010 The Good Guys (TV Series)
- Old Dogs (2010) ... Kenny
 2006-2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
- Pool Shark (2010) ... Drops
- Drops' Out (2008) ... Drops
- Big Shots (2007) ... Drops
- Poppin' Tags (2006) ... Drops
 2010 Sinners and Saints
 2009 Wu-Tang Clan: House of Flying Daggers (Video short)
Method Man
 2008 Chris Cornell: Part of Me (Video short)
Method Man
 2008 Burn Notice (TV Series)
- Bad Blood (2008) ... Valentine
 2003-2008 The Wire (TV Series)
Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
- -30- (2008) ... Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
- Late Editions (2008) ... Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
- The Dickensian Aspect (2008) ... Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
- Transitions (2008) ... Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
- Not for Attribution (2008) ... Melvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
 2008 Meet the Spartans
Persian Emissary
 2008 The Wackness
 2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Dennis King
- Snitch (2007) ... Dennis King
 2007 Def Jam: Icon (Video Game)
Gooch (voice)
 2006 The Heart Specialist
 2005 Ashanti, Method Man & Paul Wall: Still on It (Video short)
Method Man
 2005 Venom
Deputy Turner
 2005 The Fairly OddParents (TV Series)
Rapping Head Pixie
- School's Out! The Musical (2005) ... Rapping Head Pixie (voice)
 2004 Method & Red (TV Series)
Method Man / Method
- Methodome (2004) ... Method Man
- A House Apart (2004) ... Method Man
- How Momma Got Her Groove Back (2004) ... Method Man
- Da Shootout (2004) ... Method Man
- Chu Chu's Redemption (2004) ... Method Man
 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)
Method Man
 2004 Garden State
 2004 My Baby's Daddy
No Good
 2003 Boston Public (TV Series)
Flash Master K
- Chapter Sixty-Five (2003) ... Flash Master K
 2003 Def Jam Vendetta (Video Game)
Method Man (voice)
 2003 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
- The Path (2003) ... Kneigh
 2002 Wu-Tang Clan: Uzi (Pinky Ring) (Video short)
Method Man
 2002 Third Watch (TV Series)
- Superheroes: Part 1 (2002) ... C-Note
 2001 Wu-Tang Clan: Careful (Click, Click) (Video short)
Method Man
 2001 How High
Silas P. Silas
 2001 MADtv (TV Series)
Gentry Abrams
- Episode #7.9 (2001) ... Gentry Abrams
 2001 Volcano High
Mr. Ma (MTV English Dub) (English version, voice)
 2001 R. Kelly: Feelin' on Yo Booty (Video short)
Method Man
 2001 Wu-Tang Clan Feat. Isaac Hayes: I Can't Go to Sleep (Video short)
Method Man
 2001 Oz (TV Series)
Carlton 'Tug' Daniels
- Even the Score (2001) ... Carlton 'Tug' Daniels
- Orpheus Descending (2001) ... Carlton 'Tug' Daniels
- Blizzard of '01 (2001) ... Carlton 'Tug' Daniels
- Cuts Like a Knife (2001) ... Carlton 'Tug' Daniels
 2000 Sisqó: Thong Song (Video short)
Method Man
 2000 Wonderland (TV Series)
- Pilot (2000)
 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 Method Man: Judgment Night (Video short)
Method Man
 1998 Pete Rock: Soul Survivor (Video short)
Method Man
 1998 Belly
 1998 Wu-Tang Clan: Reunited (Video short)
Method Man
 1997 Erykah Badu: Next Lifetime (Video short)
 1997 Wu-Tang Clan: It's Yourz/Older Gods (Video short)
Method Man
 1997 Cop Land
 1997 One Eight Seven
Dennis Broadway
 1997 Wu-Tang Clan Feat. Cappadonna: Triumph (Video short)
Method Man
 1996 Ghostface Killah: All that i got is you (Video short)
Method Man
 1995 Eyes on Hip Hop (Video)
 1995 It's Big on Fire Island (Video)
 1995 Wu-Tang Clan: Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nuthing ta F' Wit (Video short)
Method Man
 1995 Montell Jordan: Somethin' 4 da Honeyz (Video short)
Method Man
 1994 Wu-Tang Clan: Can It Be All So Simple (Video short)
Method Man
 1994 Wu-Tang Clan: Da Mystery of Chessboxin (Video short)
Method Man
 1994 Wu-Tang Clan: C.R.E.A.M. (Video short)
Method Man
 1993 Wu-Tang Clan: Method Man (Version 1) (Video short)
Method Man
 1993 Wu-Tang Clan: Method Man (Version 2) (Video short)
Method Man
 1993 Wu-Tang Clan: Protect Ya Neck (Video short)
Method Man
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Featured guest alongside Paul Wall on the song "Still on It" by the artist Ashanti on the Album "Collectables by Ashanti". New York: Def Jam. ISMN 0602498879986 See more »

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


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