Courtney B. Vance

Film Producer / Actor | * 03/12/1960 (60) | Detroit, Michigan, USA
Courtney Bernard Vance (born March 12, 1960) is an American actor. He is known for his roles in films such as Hamburger Hill and The Hunt for Red October, and for his television work on shows such as Law & Order: Criminal Intent, where he played Assistant District Attorney Ron Carver, and The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story, on which he portrayed Johnnie Cochran. He also guest-starred on the TNT series The Closer from 2010 to 2011 as Chief Tommy Delk. In 2013, Vance won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role in Lucky Guy. In 2016, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his depiction of Cochran in The People v. O. J. Simpson. ()
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Courtney B. Vance (born March 12, 1960) is an American actor. He was formerly a regular on Law & Order: Criminal Intent, FlashForward, and The Closer.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Courtney B. Vance

Theatre World Award Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play

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Movies with Courtney B. Vance as Actor(47)

as Mr. Beeby2018 Ben Is Back
as Narrator (voice)2018 Isle of Dogs
as Sir Lord Keenan Coefield2017 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
as Colonel Greenway2017 The Mummy
as Walter Davis2016 Office Christmas Party
as Miles Dyson2015 Terminator Genisys
as Pastor Dale2012 Joyful Noise
as Jacob2012 Let It Shine
as Delvin2011 The Divide
as Agent Block2011 Final Destination 5
as Marcus Temple2010 Extraordinary Measures
as Agent O'Hara2008 Nothing But the Truth
as Narrator2005 The Fight
as Jones2002 D-Tox
as Vivien Thomas (voice)2002 Partners of the Heart
as Roger Hines2000 Space Cowboys
as Eddie Jones1999 Love and Action in Chicago
as Otis Tucker1999 Cookie's Fortune
as Officer James Halloran1998 Naked City: A Killer Christmas
as John Williams1998 Blind Faith
as Jerry Robinson1998 Ambushed
as Officer James Halloran1998 Naked City: Justice with a Bullet
as Foreman1997 12 Angry Men
as Lucien P. Singer1996 The Boys Next Door
as Reverend Henry Biggs1996 The Preacher's Wife
as Bobby Seale1995 Panther
as Lymon1995 The Piano Lesson
as Travis Holloway1995 The Affair
as Lt. Glenn1995 The Tuskegee Airmen
as George Grandey1995 Dangerous Minds
as Luke1995 The Last Supper
as Cooper1994 Holy Matrimony
as Conroy Price1993 Beyond the Law
as Justice Butler1992 In the Line of Duty: Street War
as Ronald Jones1990 The Hunt for Red October
as Spc. Abraham 'Doc' Johnson1987 Hamburger Hill

TV Shows/Series with Courtney B. Vance as Actor(17)

as Franklin Roberts2021 61st Street
as Uncle George2020 Lovecraft Country
as Johnnie Cochran2016 American Crime Story
as Sam Campbell2013 Graceland
as Benjamin Brooks2011 Revenge
as Stanford Wedeck2009 FlashForward
1994 ER
as Narrator (voice)1988 American Experience
as Narrator1974 NOVA

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Courtney Vance
Born: Saturday, 03/12 1960 (March) in Detroit (current age: 60 years + 192 days)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: Harvard University, Yale School of Drama, Detroit Country Day School
Spouses (current/former): Angela Bassett
Other names for Courtney B. Vance (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Courtney Bernard Vance"
Courtney B. Vance frequently works together with these people:
Jay O. Sanders (6x, Actor)
Dick Wolf (6x, Crew)
Walon Green (6x, Crew)
Lisa Zwerling (6x, Crew)
Pablo Schreiber (5x, Actor)
Kerry Lenhart (5x, Crew)
John J. Sakmar (5x, Crew)
René Balcer (5x, Crew)
Lee Wilkof (5x, Actor)
Robert Nathan (5x, Crew)
Carlos Leon (5x, Actor)
Jeff Freilich (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:7096, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/19/2020