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Perhaps best known for his chilling performance as "Candyman", the charismatic 6' 5" actor Tony Todd has consistently turned in compelling performances since his debut in the fantasy film Sleepwalk (1986). Born in Washington, D.C., Todd spent two years on a scholarship at the University of Connecticut, which, in turn, led to a scholarship from the... See full bio »

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Known For

Candyman
Candyman The Candyman / Daniel Robitaille
(1992)
The Crow
The Crow Grange
(1994)

Filmography

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  Elijah (pre-production)
King Ben-Hadad
 2018 Immortal (post-production)
Ted
 2018 Sky Sharks (post-production)
Major General Frost
 2018 Worth (post-production)
Hunter
 2016 Heads Will Roll (Short) (post-production)
Medical Examiner
 2018/I Requiem (completed)
Reverend Bill Abernathy
 2018 West of Hell (completed)
Jericho Whitfield
  30 to 45
Walter the Doll
 2018 The Debt Collector
Barbosa
 2018 IMTK (Short)
Tom
 2018 Death House
The Farmer Asa
 2017 Insight
Carl
 2017 Two Faced
Dr. Hanson
 2017 Riverdale (TV Series)
Farmer McGinty
 2017 Zombies
Detective Sommers
 2017 From Jennifer
Chad Wolfe
 2017 Victor Crowley
Rev. Zombie (uncredited)
 2017 Room 104 (TV Series)
The Father
 2017 Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! (TV Series)
Reggie / Alien / Captain Lewis
 2016/I The Witching Hour
Travis
 2016 Dead of Summer (TV Series)
Tall Man / Holyoke
 2016 Broken Cross
Father Dudley
 2015-2016 The Flash (TV Series)
Zoom
 2016 Cowboy's Girl (Short)
Cowboy
 2016/II Beyond the Game
 2015 Scream at the Devil
Detective Johnson
 2015 Live Evil
Pastor
 2015 Agoraphobia
Dr. Murphy
 2015/IV Driven (Short)
Mr. Reynauld
 2015/II Frankenstein
Eddie
 2015 VANish
Officer Darrow
 2015 Bleeding Hearts
God
 2014 Film Pigs (TV Series)
Professor, Himself - Guest Host
 2014 The Sun Devil and the Princess (Short)
The Baron - Voice (voice)
 2014 Disciples
Duncan - Belial
 2014 Prelude to Axanar (Short)
Admiral Marcus Ramirez
 2014 Bravest Warriors (TV Series)
Aeon Worm
 2013 Army of the Damned
Jackson
 2013 Kill Her, Not Me
Detective Holmes
 2013 Dust of War
Crispus Hansen
 2013 Dota 2 (Video Game)
Dragon Knight / Night Stalker / Viper (voice)
 2013 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Gus Rogan
 2013 Dead of the Nite
Ruber
 2012-2013 Young Justice (TV Series)
Augustus Freeman / Icon
 2012 Game Shop (TV Series)
Derrick's Dad
 2012 Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Video Game)
Admiral Tommy Briggs (voice)
 2012 Transformers Prime (TV Series)
Dreadwing
 2012 Zombie Family (TV Series)
Principle McGuffy
 2012 Sushi Girl
Duke
 2012 Changing the Game
Curtis the Diabolical / FBI Agent
 2012 Holliston (TV Series)
Tony Todd
 2012 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Jordan Nevins
 2012 Falling Away
Christopher
 2011 Dream in American
Lubembe
 2011 Jack the Reaper
Mr. Steele
 2011 The Family
Mason
 2007-2011 Chuck (TV Series)
CIA Director Graham
 2011/II Beg
Nathan McVay
 2011 Final Destination 5
Bludworth
 2011 Marvel Super Hero Squad Online (Video Game)
Blade / Surtur (voice)
 2010 Three Chris's
God
 2010 The Event (TV Series)
General Whitman
 2010 Sym-Bionic Titan (TV Series)
Shaman
 2010 Hatchet II
Reverend Zombie
 2010 The Quiet Ones
TV Show Host / Narrator
 2010 Star Trek Online (Video Game)
Rodek (voice)
 2009 Dead in Love
 2009 Tom Cool
Mac Angel
 2009 Splatter (TV Series)
Spencer Pope
 2009 The Graves
Reverend Abraham Stockton
 2009 Psych (TV Series)
Det. Moses Johnson
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Fallen (voice)
 2009/I Penance
Chauffeur
 2009 Batman: The Brave and the Bold (TV Series)
Asteroth
 2004-2009 24 (TV Series)
General Benjamin Juma / Detective Michael Norris
 2009 Vampire in Vegas
Sylvian
 2009 Are You Scared 2 (Video)
Controller
 2008 24 (TV Movie)
General Benjamin Juma
 2008 Dockweiler (Short)
The Duke
 2008 The Thirst: Blood War
Julien
 2008 Nite Tales: The Movie
Clown
 2008 Bryan Loves You
Narrator
 2008 Dark Reel
Detective Shields
 2008 iMurders
Agent Washington
 2007 The Eyes of Samir (Short)
Steve Mcreedy
 2007 The Mannsfield 12
Hunnit Grand
 2007 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Dr. Carl Williams
 2007 Half-Life 2: Episode Two (Video Game)
Vortigaunts / Uriah (voice)
 2007 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Detective Walter Berenson
 2007 The Man from Earth
Dan
 2007 Tournament of Dreams
Isaiah Kennedy
 2007 Shadow Puppets
Steve
 2007 Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck (Video)
Captain Dunning
 2006 Mercy Street
Christopher
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
The Beast
 2006 The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Dr. Jekyll / Mr. Hyde
 2006 The Eden Formula (TV Movie)
James Radcliffe
 2006 The Absence of Light
The Alchemist
 2006 Hatchet
Reverend Zombie
 2006 Shadow: Dead Riot
Shadow
 2006 Minotaur
Deucalion
 2005-2006 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series)
Lord Haikon
 2006 Final Destination 3
Devil (voice)
 2005 Heart of the Beholder
Chuck Berry
 2005 House of Grimm
Grimm
 2005 Turntable
Victor
 2005 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Eric Miller
 2005 Dark Assassin
Ghost
 2005 Night Stalker (TV Series)
Detective
 2005 I.O.U (Short)
Jack Bruckner
 2005 The Prophecy: Forsaken (Video)
Stark
 2005 Checking Out
Manuel
 2005 What's New, Scooby-Doo? (TV Series)
Gargoyle
 2004 Murder-Set-Pieces
Clerk
 2003 Scarecrow Slayer (Video)
Caleb Kilgore
 2003 Star Trek: Elite Force II (Video Game)
Korban (voice)
 2002-2003 The District (TV Series)
Stanley Carver
 2003 Final Destination 2
Mr. Bludworth
 2003 Control Factor (TV Movie)
Reggie
 2002 Boston Public (TV Series)
Lester Lipschultz
 2002 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Sergeant Marcus Cawdrey
 2002 Charmed (TV Series)
Avatar of Force
 2002 Andromeda (TV Series)
Captain Fehdman Metis
 2002 Silence
Eric Crowell
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Coach Jim Evans
 2001 Smallville (TV Series)
Earl Jenkins
 2001 UC: Undercover (TV Series)
Cephus
 2000 Angel (TV Series)
Vyasa
 2000 Le secret
Bill
 2000 Final Destination
Bludworth
 1999 The Legend of Dragoon (Video Game)
Narrator FMV (voice, uncredited)
 1999 Candyman: Day of the Dead (Video)
The Candyman / Daniel Robitaille
 1999 The Dogwalker
Mones
 1999 Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV Movie)
Leonard Anderson
 1998 Butter
Benzo Al
 1995-1998 Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (TV Series)
Gilgamesh / Gladius
 1998 The Pandora Project
CIA Director Garrett Houtman
 1998 Caught Up
Jake
 1998 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Alpha Hirogen
 1998 Shadow Builder
Evert Covey
 1997 Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (TV Series)
Joseph Karenga
 1997 Univers'l
Marcus
 1997 Wishmaster
Johnny Valentine
 1997 Stir
Bubba
 1997 True Women (TV Movie)
Ed Tom
 1997 Xena: Warrior Princess (TV Series)
Cecrops
 1997 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Detective Eddie Hazell
 1996 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
Dr. Julius Tate
 1996 Them (TV Movie)
Berlin
 1996 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Andrew Bryant
 1996 Driven
Darius Pelton
 1996 The Rock
Captain Darrow
 1996 Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus (TV Movie)
Seth
 1996 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
National Security Agent Nathan Mitchell
 1996 Sabotage
Jason Sherwood
 1995-1996 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Kurn / Adult Jake Sisko
 1995 Burnzy's Last Call
Mistress Marla
 1995 Black Fox: Good Men and Bad (TV Movie)
Britt Johnson (Black Fox)
 1995 Black Fox: The Price of Peace (TV Movie)
Britt Johnson (Black Fox)
 1995 Black Fox (TV Movie)
Britt Johnson (Black Fox)
 1995 Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh
Candyman / Daniel Robitaille
 1994 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Matt Rhodes
 1994 The X-Files (TV Series)
Augustus Cole
 1994 The Crow
Grange
 1994 Law & Order (TV Series)
Reverend Ott
 1993 Excessive Force
Frankie Hawkins
 1992 Candyman
The Candyman / Daniel Robitaille
 1992 Sunset Heat
Drucker
 1991 Keeper of the City (TV Movie)
Bridger
 1991 Love and Curses... And All That Jazz (TV Movie)
Emile Gaston
 1990-1991 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Kurn
 1990-1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Jordan Lee
 1991 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Lou
 1990 Voodoo Dawn
Makoute
 1990 Cop Rock (TV Series)
Omar
 1990 Matlock (TV Series)
Billy Pierce
 1990 The Bride in Black (TV Movie)
 1990 Criminal Justice (TV Movie)
Detective Riley
 1990 Ivory Hunters (TV Movie)
Jomo
 1989 MacGyver (TV Series)
Zimba
 1989 Night Court (TV Series)
Mr. Crumrine
 1989 Lean on Me
Mr. William Wright
 1989 Kate & Allie (TV Series)
 1988 Bird
Frog
 1988 Colors
Vietnam Vet
 1987 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Aaron Jackson
 1987 Werewolf (TV Series)
Charlie
 1987 Enemy Territory
The Count
 1987 Peng! Du bist tot!
Undercover Agent
 1987 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Troy Tolliver
 1987 84 Charing Cross Road
Demolition Workman
 1986 Platoon
Warren
 1986 Sleepwalk
Barrington
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(December 11, 1999 to January 16, 2000) He played the title role in August Wilson's play, "King Hedley II," at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with Marlene Warfield (Ruby); Russell Andrews (Mister); Charles Brown (Elmore); Ella Joyce (Tonya); and Mel Winkler (Stool Pigeon) in the cast. Edward Gilbert was artistic... See more »

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Official Sites:

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Height:

6' 5" (1.96 m)
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Personal Quote:

Night of the Living Dead (1990)' was my first starring role. First lead. And I remember I was in Pittsburgh doing something for HBO/Showtime-they were merged at the time, and I remember watching the original at a drive-in, and being really impressed that a) you had a black actor on screen played by Duane Jones, who was carrying the movie, and b) it was genuinely scary. You had the black-and-white... See more »

Trivia:

Brother of Monique Dupree. See more »

Trademark:

Candyman from the Candyman (1992) films See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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