Rizi Timane

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Rizi Timane is a Nigerian-American actor, singer, and licensed psychotherapist with an LGBTQIA practice specialty. He had a recurring role as the United Nations Secretary-General in "Decker" on Adult Swim Network, a guest star role on NBC's medical drama, "New Amsterdam," and his life journey as a transman was featured in the Amazon Prime ... See full bio »

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The American King Council Chief


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 2022 Bloodthirst (completed)
 2022 The Neighborhood (TV Series)
- Welcome to the Ring (2022) ... Akin
 2021 New Amsterdam (TV Series)
- In a Strange Land (2021) ... Temi
 2020 The American King
Council Chief
 2018 Special Lunch (Short)
Chicken Man
 2018 No More Mr Nice Guy
 2017 Werk (TV Series)
- The Engagement Party (2017) ... Mike
- Dog Walking (2017) ... Mike
- Rideshare (2017) ... Mike
 2016-2017 Decker (TV Series)
UN Secretary General / Chakka
- Space Wall (2017) ... UN Secretary General
- A Grave Matter (2017) ... UN Secretary General
- Same Old Glory (2017) ... UN Secretary General
- The Butterfly Effect (2016) ... Chakka
 2016-2017 Insecure (TV Series)
Blood / Homie
- Hella Great (2017) ... Blood / Homie (uncredited)
- Broken as Fuck (2016) ... Blood / Homie (uncredited)
 2017 Venice the Series (TV Series)
The wedding planner
- Episode #5.9 (2017) ... The wedding planner
 2017 Get Your Life (TV Series)
 2017 MIx (TV Series)
 2015 Axwell & Ingrosso: Something New (Music Video)
Big Guy
 2014 Dubious Dating Advice (Short)
 2014/IV Last Words (Short)
 2014 Prayers from the Priest (Short)
 2014 Terror (Short)
 2011 What's Wrong with This Picture? (Short)
Commenting Minister
 2010 The Back-up Plan
Butch Single Mother (uncredited)
 2007 The Unit (TV Series)
Snake Lady
- The Outsiders (2007) ... Snake Lady (uncredited)
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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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People say I smile a lot and it's true. I do so because I am extremely grateful to the universe. I may not know exactly what the future holds, but I do know where I've come from and I know where I am now. I am a very lucky man and that's always worth a smile.


He wrote his first song at 6 and has had 2 of his music videos go viral on YouTube with over a million views. See more »

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