Isiah Whitlock Jr.

Birthday:

09/13/1954

Place of birth:

South Bend, Indiana, USA:

Biography:

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



Credits

Cars 3 (2017)
as River Scott (voice)
Person to Person (2017)
as
Pete's Dragon (2016)
as Sheriff Dentler
Chi-Raq (2015)
as Bacchos
23 Blast (2014)
as Dr. Connelly
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014)
as Yates
Home (2013)
as
Newlyweeds (2013)
as Philly
Europa Report (2013)
as Dr. Pamuk
Not Fade Away (2012)
as Landers
Thanks for Sharing (2012)
as Charles
Why Stop Now? (2012)
as Black
Red Hook Summer (2012)
as Detective Flood
Gun Hill Road (2011)
as Thompson
Detachment (2011)
as Mr. Mathias
Cedar Rapids (2011)
as Ronald Wilkes
Twelve (2010)
as Detective Dumont
Harlem Aria (2010)
as Manny
Choke (2008)
as Detective Palmer
The Wire Odyssey (2007)
as Himself
1408 (2007)
as Hotel Engineer
Beautiful Ohio (2006)
as Mr. Lebreaux
Kettle of Fish (2006)
as Freddie
Duane Hopwood (2005)
as William
Pieces of April (2003)
as Eugene
25th Hour (2002)
as Agent Flood
Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
as Cop
Eddie (1996)
as Rick
GoodFellas (1990)
as Doctor
The Old Man and the Gun ()
as