"Topdog/Underdog," an original comedy, written by Suzan-Lori Parks
, directed by George C. Wolfe
, with Yasiin Bey
(in his Broadway debut, portraying Booth) and Jeffrey Wright
(portraying Lincoln), on Broadway at the Ambassador Theater, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. (175 total performances, including 31 previews ...
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5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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(2000) - "That was a film that Adrian Pasdar
directed. He's been a good friend of mine. It's kind of a cops and criminals film, but it's hard to decipher who's who. We shot it guerrilla-style, mostly out in Long Beach, California. My character's struggling to maintain his balance in an imbalanced, criminal underground."
Won Broadway's 1994 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) for Tony Kushner
's "Angels In America: Perestroika," a role he recreated in the television mini-series version, Angels in America
(2003). In 2002, he was nominated for Tony's Best Actor (Play) Award for "Topdog/Underdog."
Often plays intelligent characters