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Isiah Whitlock Jr.

Biography :

Isiah Whitlock Jr. (born September 13, 1954) is an American actor. He is most famous for his role on the HBO television series, The Wire as corrupt state senator Clay Davis. In 2011, Whitlock played an insurance agent named Ronald Wilkes in the film Cedar Rapids. Wilkes is a self-described fan of The Wire and does an impersonation of character Omar Little. Whitlock has said that the references to the series were written in before he became involved in Cedar Rapids. He is also notable for appearing in Spike Lee films She Hate Me and 25th Hour as Agent Amos Flood. In all three projects, Whitlock established a catchphrase from his characters' distinct pronunciation of the word "shit" ("sheee-it"). He appeared as Eugine, a supporting role, in the 2003 film Pieces of April. He had a bit part in Goodfellas as a doctor who gives Henry Hill a Valium while attending to his brother. In 2007, he played Ethan Banks in Enchanted. Whitlock has made appearances on Chappelle's Show and has played v ... Read more »


Birthday    :   1954-09-13
Place Of Birth    :   South Bend, Indiana, USA
Alternate Name    :   Isaiah Whitlock
Known Movie/TV Credits    :   Unknown
Last Appeared In    :   Unknown

Filmography

MOVIES
Cocaine Bear Bob 2023-02-09
Lightyear Commander Burnside (voice) 2022-06-15
Triggered Ohio 2022-04-03
I Care a Lot Judge Lomax 2021-02-19
Seneca Michael 2020-08-04
Da 5 Bloods Melvin 2020-06-12
Sloan Hearts Neckface Lester 2020-04-15
The Lost Husband Russ McAllen 2020-04-10
Run with the Hunted Lester 2019-10-03
Corporate Animals Derek 2019-09-20
Lying and Stealing Lyman 2019-07-12
All Square Scotty 2018-10-12
The Old Man & the Gun Detective Gene Dentler 2018-09-27
BlacKkKlansman Mr. Turrentine 2018-08-09
Person to Person Buster 2017-07-28
Cars 3 River Scott (voice) 2017-06-15
CHiPS Peterson 2017-03-23
Pete's Dragon Sheriff Gene Dentler 2016-08-10
Chi-Raq Bacchos 2015-12-04
23 Blast Dr. Connelly 2014-10-24
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn Yates 2014-05-23
Home Samuel 2013-11-22
Jerome's Bouquet Jack 2013-10-02
Thanks for Sharing Charles 2013-09-19
Newlyweeds Philly 2013-09-18
Europa Report Dr. Pamuk 2013-06-27
Not Fade Away Landers 2012-12-21
Why Stop Now? Black 2012-08-17
Red Hook Summer Detective Flood 2012-08-10
Gun Hill Road Officer Thompson 2011-08-05
Detachment Mr. Mathias 2011-04-24
Cedar Rapids Ronald Wilkes 2011-02-11
Main Street Mayor 2010-10-21
Twelve Detective Dumont 2010-07-30
Brooklyn's Finest Investigator #3 (as Isiah Whitlock) 2010-03-04
Cadillac Records Mississippi DJ 2008-12-05
Choke Detective Palmer 2008-09-26
The Wire Odyssey Himself 2007-12-20
Enchanted Ethan Banks 2007-11-20
1408 Hotel Engineer 2007-06-22
Beautiful Ohio Mr. Lebreaux 2006-11-10
Kettle of Fish Freddie 2006-10-15
Duane Hopwood William 2005-11-11
She Hate Me Amos Flood 2004-07-30
A Jersey Tale Mr. Stubbs 2004-06-25
Pieces of April Eugene 2003-10-17
25th Hour Agent Flood 2002-12-19
Harlem Aria Manny 1999-03-05
A Fish in the Bathtub Rudy 1999-03-01
The Spanish Prisoner Trooper 1997-12-03
Everyone Says I Love You Cop 1996-12-06
Eddie Rick 1996-05-31
GoodFellas Doctor 1990-09-12
Gremlins 2: The New Batch Fireman 1990-06-15
A Christmas Carol Second Charitable Gentleman / Party Guest 1981-12-21
Tv Series
History of Swear Words Self 2021-01-05
Your Honor Charlie Figaro 2020-12-06
FBI Richard Talmage 2018-09-25
The Good Cop Burl Loomis 2018-09-21
Apple & Onion Mayor Naise (voice) 2018-02-23
She's Gotta Have It Dog #10 2017-11-23
The Mist Gus Bradley 2017-06-22
Lucifer Carmen 2016-01-25
The Carmichael Show Reverend Carlson 2015-08-26
BoJack Horseman C.E.O. (voice) 2014-08-22
Lucky 7 Bob Harris 2013-09-24
The Blacklist Danny 2013-09-23
Elementary Jack Brunelle 2012-09-27
Veep George Maddox 2012-04-22
Smash Ronald Strickland 2012-02-06
The Unusuals 2009-04-08
New Amsterdam 2008-03-04
The Jury 2004-06-08
The Wire Clay Davis 2002-06-02
Law & Order: Criminal Intent Detective 2001-09-30
Ed Tim Unger 2000-10-08
Madigan Men 2000-10-06
Third Watch 1999-09-23
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 1999-09-20
Liberty! Luke - Slave 1997-11-23
NYPD Blue Anton Emery 1993-09-21
Law & Order Antony White 1990-09-13
Oceano The Moose 1989-08-20