Michael Kenneth Williams

Actor / Character Actor / Film Producer | * 11/22/1966 (53) | Brooklyn, New York, USA
Michael Kenneth Williams (born November 22, 1966) is an American actor. He played Omar Little on the HBO drama series The Wire and Albert "Chalky" White on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. He was also acclaimed for his role as Jack Gee, husband of Bessie Smith, in the HBO telefilm biopic Bessie. He has acted in supporting roles in a number of films and television series, including The Road, Inherent Vice, The Night Of, Gone Baby Gone, 12 Years a Slave, When We Rise and ()
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Michael Kenneth Williams is an American film and television actor. He has received widespread critical acclaim for his television portrayals of Omar Little on "The Wire" and Chalky White on "Boardwalk Empire".

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

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Movies with Michael Kenneth Williams as Actor(50)

as Mr. Roundtree2020 Critical Thinking
as Kabede Bimro2019 The Red Sea Diving Resort
as Jackson2019 The Public
as Scatter2018 SuperFly
as Moussa2016 Assassin's Creed
as Roland White2016 When the Bough Breaks
as Agent Hawkins2016 Ghostbusters
as Pops2016 The Land
as Sweet Pea2016 Triple 9
as Jeffrey2016 Anesthesia
as Detective John Chestnut2015 Captive
as Jack Gee2015 Bessie
as Ricky Ross2014 Kill the Messenger
as Jack Lewis2014 RoboCop
as Neville Baraka2014 The Gambler
as Tariq Khalil2014 Inherent Vice
as Carmelo Johns2014 The Purge: Anarchy
as The Devil2013 The Devil Goes Down
as Robert2013 12 Years a Slave
as himself2013 Picasso Baby
as Malik2013 Snitch
as Omar Little2012 The Wire: The Musical
as Ad (as Michael K. Williams)2012 You're Nobody 'til Somebody Kills You
as Killer Mike2009 A Day in the Life
as Allen2009 Life During Wartime
as Ibu2009 Wonderful World
as The Thief2009 The Road
as Acherton2009 Tell-Tale
as Harlem Bystande2008 The Incredible Hulk
as Tucker2008 Miracle at St. Anna
as Devin2007 Gone Baby Gone
as himself2007 The Wire Odyssey
as Samuel Kay2006 Mercenary for Justice
as Curtis Craig aka: Durty Curt From Detroit2004 Doing Hard Time
as Drug Dealer1999 Bringing Out the Dead
as High Top1996 Bullet

TV Shows/Series with Michael Kenneth Williams as Actor(15)

as Montrose Freeman2020 Lovecraft Country
as Bobby McCray2019 When They See Us
as Ken Jones2017 When We Rise
as Himself - Host2016 Black Market
as Leonard Pine2016 Hap and Leonard
as Freddy Knight2016 The Night Of
as Rock Banyon2015 The Spoils Before Dying
as Richard Sackler2014 Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
as Chalky White2010 Boardwalk Empire
as Omar Little2002 The Wire

Movies with Michael Kenneth Williams as Crew(2)

Production/Executive Producer2017 Shelter
Production/Executive Producer2011 Snow on tha Bluff

Additional Information

Full Name: Michael Williams
Born: Tuesday, 11/22 1966 (November) in Brooklyn (current age: 53 years + 264 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Other names for Michael Kenneth Williams (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Michael K. Williams"
Michael Kenneth Williams frequently works together with these people:
R. Kelly (8x, Actor)
Terence Winter (7x, Crew)
Tim Blake Nelson (6x, Actor)
Edward Norton (5x, Actor)
Ava DuVernay (5x, Crew)
David Simon (5x, Crew)
Annika Pergament (5x, Cast)
Jill Abbinanti (5x, Crew)
Robert LuPone (5x, Actor)
Warren Leight (5x, Crew)
Craig Renaud (4x, Crew)
Brent Renaud (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:10568, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 08/11/2020