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Isiah Whitlock Jr.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 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. He also is 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"). Whitlock also made appearances on Chappelle's Show and has made several appearances as various characters on Law & Order. 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. He also appears in promotional spots for the Wii video game Punch-Out!! portraying the character Doc Louis. In 2007 he played Ethan Banks in Enchanted. Whitlock played an insurance agent named Ronald Wilkes in the 2011 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


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Born:
Sep 13, 1954 In South Bend, Indiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
57
First Appeared:
In the movie A Christmas Carol 1981-12-21
Latest Project:
Movie Da 5 Bloods: Frères de sang 2020-06-12
Known For
Poster of Lucifer
Poster of Blacklist
Poster of Sur écoute
Poster of Les Affranchis
Filmography
Movie Da 5 Bloods: Frères de sang Melvin 2020-06-12
Movie Arnaqueurs associés 2019-07-12
Movie Corporate animals Derek 2019-09-20
Movie BlacKkKlansman : J'ai infiltré le Ku Klux Klan Mr. Turrentine 2018-07-30
Series The Good Cop Burl Loomis 2018-09-21
Movie The Old Man & the Gun Detective Gene Dentler 2018-09-27
Movie All Square Scotty 2018-10-12
Movie CHiPs Peterson 2017-01-16
Movie Cars 3 River Scott (voice) 2017-06-15
Movie Manhattan Stories Buster 2017-07-28
Series Lucifer Carmen 2016-01-25
Movie Peter et Elliott le dragon Sheriff Gene Dentler 2016-08-10
Series Limitless Lawrence Drake 2015-09-22
Movie Chi-Raq Bacchos 2015-12-04
Movie Deuxième chance à Brooklyn Yates 2014-05-23
Movie 23 Blast Dr. Connelly 2014-10-24
Movie Europa Report Dr. Pamuk 2013-06-27
Movie Sex Therapy Charles 2013-09-19
Movie Newlyweeds Philly 2013-09-18
Movie Home 2013-11-22
Series Lucky 7 Bob Harris 2013-09-24
Series Blacklist Danny 2013-09-23
Movie Red Hook Summer Detective Flood 2012-08-10
Movie Why Stop Now? Black 2012-08-17
Movie Not Fade Away Landers 2012-12-21
Movie Bienvenue à Cedar Rapids Ronald Wilkes 2011-02-11
Movie Gun Hill Road Officer Thompson 2011-08-05
Movie Detachment Mr. Mathias 2011-04-24
Movie Twelve Detective Dumont 2010-07-30
Series The Unusuals Unknown 2009-04-08
Movie L'Élite de Brooklyn Investigator #3 (as Isiah Whitlock) 2009-01-16
Series New Amsterdam Unknown 2008-03-04
Movie Choke Detective Palmer 2008-09-26
Movie Chambre 1408 Hotel Engineer 2007-06-22
Movie Il était une fois Ethan Banks 2007-11-20
Movie Kettle of Fish Freddie 2006-10-15
Movie Beautiful Ohio Mr. Lebreaux 2006-11-10
Movie Duane Hopwood William 2005-11-11
Movie She Hate Me Agent Amos Flood 2004-07-30
Series The Jury Unknown 2004-06-08
Movie Pieces of April Eugene 2003-10-17
Series Sur écoute Clay Davis 2002-06-02
Movie La 25ème heure Agent Flood 2002-12-16
Series New York Section Criminelle Unknown 2001-09-30
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Movie A Fish in the Bathtub Rudy 1999-03-01
Movie Harlem Aria Manny 1999-03-05
Series New York 911 Unknown 1999-09-23
Series New York, unité spéciale Captain Reese 1999-09-20
Movie La prisonnière espagnole Trooper 1998-01-07
Movie Tout le monde dit I love you Cop 1996-12-06
Movie Eddie Rick 1996-05-31
Movie Gremlins 2 - La Nouvelle Génération Fireman 1990-06-15
Movie Les Affranchis Doctor 1990-09-12
Series New York District / New York Police Judiciaire Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Oceano The Moose 1989-08-20
Movie A Christmas Carol Second Charitable Gentleman / Party Guest 1981-12-21