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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 A Christmas Carol 1981-12-21
Latest Project:
Movie Cocaine Bear 2023-02-22
Known For
Poster of The Blacklist
Poster of 25th Hour
Poster of The Wire
Poster of GoodFellas
Movie Cocaine Bear Bob 2023-02-22
Movie Lightyear Commander Burnside (voice) 2022-06-15
Movie I Care a Lot Judge Lomax 2021-02-19
Movie The Lost Husband Russ McAllen 2020-04-10
Series Your Honor Charlie Figaro 2020-12-06
Movie Da 5 Bloods Melvin 2020-06-12
Movie Corporate Animals Derek 2019-09-20
Movie Lying and Stealing Lyman 2019-07-12
Movie Run with the Hunted Lester 2019-10-03
Series The Good Cop Burl Loomis 2018-09-21
Movie BlacKkKlansman Mr. Turrentine 2018-08-09
Movie The Old Man & the Gun Detective Gene Dentler 2018-09-27
Movie All Square Scotty 2018-10-12
Movie CHiPS Peterson 2017-03-23
Movie Person to Person Buster 2017-07-28
Movie Cars 3 River Scott (voice) 2017-06-15
Series Lucifer Carmen 2016-01-25
Movie Pete's Dragon Sheriff Gene Dentler 2016-08-10
Series Limitless Lawrence Drake 2015-09-22
Movie Chi-Raq Bacchos 2015-12-04
Movie The Angriest Man in Brooklyn Yates 2014-05-23
Movie 23 Blast Dr. Connelly 2014-10-24
Movie Thanks for Sharing Charles 2013-09-19
Movie Europa Report Dr. Pamuk 2013-06-27
Movie Newlyweeds Philly 2013-09-18
Series The Blacklist Danny 2013-09-23
Series Lucky 7 Bob Harris 2013-09-24
Movie Home Samuel 2013-11-22
Movie Jerome's Bouquet Jack 2013-10-02
Movie Red Hook Summer Detective Flood 2012-08-10
Movie Not Fade Away Landers 2012-12-21
Movie Why Stop Now? Black 2012-08-17
Movie Detachment Mr. Mathias 2011-04-24
Movie Cedar Rapids Ronald Wilkes 2011-02-11
Movie Gun Hill Road Officer Thompson 2011-08-05
Movie Brooklyn's Finest Investigator #3 (as Isiah Whitlock) 2010-03-04
Movie Main Street Mayor 2010-10-21
Movie Twelve Detective Dumont 2010-07-30
Series The Unusuals Unknown 2009-04-08
Series New Amsterdam Unknown 2008-03-04
Movie Choke Detective Palmer 2008-09-26
Movie Cadillac Records Mississippi DJ 2008-12-05
Movie 1408 Hotel Engineer 2007-06-22
Movie The Wire Odyssey Himself 2007-12-20
Movie Enchanted 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
Series The Jury Unknown 2004-06-08
Movie A Jersey Tale Mr. Stubbs 2004-06-25
Movie She Hate Me Amos Flood 2004-07-30
Movie Pieces of April Eugene 2003-10-17
Series The Wire Clay Davis 2002-06-02
Movie 25th Hour Agent Flood 2002-12-19
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Series Madigan Men Unknown 2000-10-06
Movie Harlem Aria Manny 1999-03-05
Movie A Fish in the Bathtub Rudy 1999-03-01
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Captain Reese 1999-09-20
Series Third Watch Unknown 1999-09-23
Series Liberty! Luke - Slave 1997-11-23
Movie The Spanish Prisoner Trooper 1997-12-03
Movie Eddie Rick 1996-05-31
Movie Everyone Says I Love You Cop 1996-12-06
Movie Gremlins 2: The New Batch Fireman 1990-06-15
Movie GoodFellas Doctor 1990-09-12
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Oceano The Moose 1989-08-20
Movie A Christmas Carol Second Charitable Gentleman / Party Guest 1981-12-21