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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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Sep 13, 1954 In South Bend - Indiana - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Uno de los nuestros 1990-09-12
Latest Project:
Pelicula Person to Person 2017-07-28
Known For
Poster of Lucifer
Poster of Chi-Raq
Poster of Amor sin control
Poster of New Amsterdam
Pelicula Person to Person Unknown 2017-07-28
Series Lucifer Carmen 2016-01-25
Pelicula Peter y el dragón Sheriff Dentler 2016-08-10
Series Sin límites Lawrence Drake 2015-09-22
Pelicula Chi-Raq Bacchos 2015-12-04
Pelicula El hombre más enfadado de Brooklyn Yates 2014-05-23
Pelicula Europa One Dr. Pamuk 2013-06-27
Pelicula Newlyweeds Philly 2013-09-18
Series Lucky 7 Bob Harris 2013-09-24
Series The Blacklist Danny 2013-09-23
Pelicula Home Unknown 2013-11-22
Pelicula Red Hook Summer Detective Flood 2012-08-10
Pelicula Amor sin control Charles 2012-09-07
Pelicula Why Stop Now? Black 2012-08-17
Pelicula El profesor (Detachment) Mr. Mathias 2011-04-24
Pelicula Convención en Cedar Rapids Ronald Wilkes 2011-02-11
Pelicula Gun Hill Road Thompson 2011-08-05
Series The Unusuals Unknown 2009-04-08
Series New Amsterdam Unknown 2008-03-04
Pelicula The Wire Odyssey Unknown 2007-12-20
Pelicula Kettle of Fish Freddie 2006-10-15
Series The Jury Unknown 2004-06-08
Pelicula Retrato de April Eugene 2003-01-19
Series Bajo escucha Clay Davis 2002-06-02
Pelicula La última noche Agent Flood 2002-12-16
Series Ley y orden: Acción criminal Unknown 2001-09-30
Series Madigan Men Unknown 2000-10-06
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Pelicula Harlem Aria Manny 1999-03-05
Series Turno de Guardia Unknown 1999-09-23
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Captain Reese 1999-09-20
Pelicula Eddie Rick 1996-05-31
Pelicula Uno de los nuestros Doctor 1990-09-12
Series Ley y orden Unknown 1990-09-13