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Keith David

Keith David was born Keith David Williams in New York City's Harlem district, and was raised in East Elmhurst, in the Queens section of the city. He is the son of Dolores (Dickenson), a New York Telephone manager, and Lester Williams, a payroll operations director. As a child, he realized he wanted to act after playing the cowardly lion in his ...

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Jun 4, 1956 In Harlem, New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Hate Crimes
Latest Project:
Movie Dirty Lies 2017-12-17

Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 14 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Poster of Crash
Poster of Platoon
Poster of The Thing
Movie Cuba's Lost Treasure Narrator 2018
Movie The Pirates of Penzance Unknown 2018
Movie Hate Crimes Gabriel Thorne 2018
Movie Love Jacked Ed 2018
Series Rhythm & Jam Unknown 2018
Movie Knock Knock Unknown 2018
Movie New York Street Games Himself 2018
Movie The 420 Movie: Mary & Jane Chief Ironweed 2018
Movie V-Force: New Dawn of V.I.C.T.O.R.Y. Kevin Bishop 2018
Movie Hustlin Backwardz Jake Walters 2018
Movie Gina's Journey: The Search for William Grimes Narrator 2018
Movie Not a War Story None 2018
Movie The Ogilvy Fortune None 2018
Movie Death Rituals Narrator 2018
Movie Yellowstone: Realm of the Coyote Narrator 2018
Movie Hung-Up Mervin 2018
Movie Where Are the Cocoa Puffs? Dr. MacIntyre 2018
Movie Savage Dog Valentine 2017-08-04
Movie Burn Off President of the United Nations General Assembly 2017-04-20
Movie Dirty Lies Doc 2017-12-17
Movie Love Struck Joe Perkins 2017-09-11
Movie Platoon 30 Himself 2017
Movie The Last Royals Narrator 2017-09-15
Movie The Undershepherd Brother Wilks 2017-12-14
Movie Something Like a Business Sebastian 2017-12-12
Series Numb3rs Unknown 2017-12-12
Movie Kingdom of David: The Saga of the Israelites Narrator 2017-12-10
Movie No Saints for Sinners Victor 2017-12-14
Series Robot Chicken Unknown 2017-12-15
Movie The Gettysburg Address Frederick Douglass 2017-12-16
Series The Bible Narrator 2017-12-16
Movie Black Theater Today: 2005 None 2017-12-16
Movie Dirty Captain Spain 2017-12-08
Movie Beautiful Loser Morgan - Adult 2017-12-08
Movie The Candlelight Murders Pastor Bob 2017-10-05
Movie Sealing Your Fate Gavin Taylor 2017-10-04
Movie Nat Turner: Story of A Prophet Nathanial 2017-10-01
Movie Blue: The American Dream Terry Venable 2017-09-15
Movie Ray Meets Helen Harve 2017-10-09
Series Future Man Doctor Kronish 2017-11-14
Movie Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Unknown 2017-12-06
Movie Insight Captain Duke 2017-12-02
Movie American Dresser Charlie 2017-12-01
Series Marvel's New Warriors Ernest Vigman 2017-09-12
Movie School of Rickey Narrator 2016-08-13
Series Greenleaf Bishop James Greenleaf 2016-06-21
Movie Range 15 Colonel Holloway 2016-06-15
Series Kulipari: An Army of Frogs Lord Marmoo 2016-09-02
Movie The Men of Outpost 31 Himself 2016-10-11
Movie Service to Man Dean Holmes 2016-10-16
Movie Harlem on My Plate Himself 2016-06-05
Movie The Nice Guys Older Guy 2016-05-20
Movie The Last Punch Don King 2016-02-06
Series Jackie Robinson Narrator 2016-04-11
Movie Nina Clifton's Father 2016-04-22
Movie The North Star Frederick Douglas 2016-03-01
Movie Chances Man with No Name 2015
Series Adrenaline III Unknown 2015
Movie Kids vs Monsters Barry 2015
Movie Field of Lost Shoes Old Judge 2015-03-20
Movie Frog Kingdom Frog King 2015-06-30
Movie Union Furnace Pin Stripe 2015-07-17
Movie Huevos: Little Rooster's Egg-cellent Adventure Don Alfonso 2015-09-11
Movie Boiling Pot Agent Long 2015-09-29
Movie Secrets of the Magic City Mr. Daniels 2015-06-26
Series Mr. Robot Unknown 2015-06-24
Movie The Greening of Whitney Brown Clerk 2015-01-18
Series Big Time in Hollywood, FL Agent Everett Malloy 2015-03-25
Movie Dutch Book Joe Johnson 2015-03-25
Series What Lives Inside Soot 2015-03-25
Movie If I Tell You I Have to Kill You Detective Harris 2015-10-20
Movie Chabad Telethon Himself 2015-09-06
Movie The Hypothetical Star Wars Holiday Special Sqwee-ZL45 2015-12-11
Movie H4 Worcester 2015-11-01
Movie Halo 5: Guardians The Arbiter 2015-10-27
Movie The Marvel Experience Nick Fury 2014-11-12
Series Black Jesus Unknown 2014-08-07
Movie Creature Feature: 60 Years of the Gill-Man Narrator 2014-09-06
Series Scorpion Unknown 2014-09-22
Series Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight Unknown 2014-10-01
Series The Monday Night War: WWE vs. WCW Narrator 2014-08-22
Movie Chabad Telethon Himself 2014-09-07
Movie The 600: History of NASCAR's Toughest Race Narrator 2014-05-23
Series Enlisted Sgt. Major Donald Cody 2014-01-10
Movie Halo: The Master Chief Collection Arbiter 2014-11-11
Movie Jabbawockeez: Regenerate Ken-Gee 2014-02-17
Movie Birds of Paradise: Bringing the Characters to Life - At the Recording Studio None 2014-04-01
Movie Birds of Paradise Old Buzzard 2014-04-01
Series Extant Unknown 2014-07-09
Movie Into Forgetfulness Narrator 2013-02-01
Movie Snowflake, the White Gorilla: Giving the Characters a Voice Himself 2013-09-03
Movie Snowflake, the White Gorilla Anvil 2013-09-01
Movie Chabad Telethon Himself 2013-08-25
Series Once Upon a Time in Wonderland Unknown 2013-10-10
Movie Free Birds Chief Broadbeak 2013-11-01
Series Rick and Morty Unknown 2013-12-02
Movie The History of WWE: 50 Years of Sports Entertainment Unknown 2013-11-19
Movie Saints Row IV Keith David / Julius Little 2013-08-20
Movie Assault on Wall Street Freddy 2013-07-30
Movie Samuel Bleak Ned Coffman 2013-03-05
Movie Don't Pass Me By David Knox 2013-01-12
Movie Black Asylum Agent Davis 2013-05-06
Movie Marvel Heroes Unknown 2013-06-04
Movie Sons of Liberty Nathan Reynolds 2013-07-06
Series Battleground Afghanistan Himself - Narrator 2013-07-01
Movie The Making of 'Bailout: The Age of Greed' Himself 2013-01-08
Movie Animen: The Galactic Battle Sergeant Brass 2012-01-01
Movie The Last Fall Sydney Bishop 2012-03-09
Movie The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America Charles Buchanan 2012-06-05
Movie Don Cornelius: Visionary, Trailblazer & Cultural Icon Unknown 2012-06-23
Series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Unknown 2012-09-29
Movie Mass Effect 3 Admiral David Anderson 2012-03-06
Movie Crispus Attucks: Today Was a Good Day None 2012-02-15
Movie Behind the Scenes of 'Pastor Brown' the Movie Himself 2012-11-21
Series Touch Unknown 2012-01-25
Movie NFL Alumni Player of the Year Awards Himself 2012-02-06
Movie Smiley Diamond 2012-10-12
Series Belle's William 'Big Bill' Cooper 2012-09-01
Movie Double or Nothing Homeless Dude 2012-10-13
Movie Highway Mustafa 2012-11-01
Movie Christmas in Compton Big Earl 2012-11-09
Movie Cloud Atlas Kupaka / Joe Napier / An-kor Apis / Prescient 2012-10-26
Movie Red Hope? The Blacklisting of Hope Foye Narrator 2011-02-20
Movie Hopelessly in June Dalbert Myers 2011-06-06
Movie Spork Unknown 2011-05-27
Movie Chosen by God: The Great Black Pharaohs of the 25th Dynasty Narrator 2011-11-10
Series Allen Gregory Carl Trent Davis / ... 2011-10-30
Series The Cape Max Malini 2011-01-09
Series Person of Interest Unknown 2011-09-22
Movie Dissidia 012: Final Fantasy Unknown 2011-03-22
Movie The Inheritance Uncle Melvin 2011-04-12
Movie Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming Terry Harris 2011-01-25
Movie Synecdoche None 2011-01-29
Series Funny or Die Presents... Unknown 2010-02-19
Movie Tall Justice Voiceover 2010-10-27
Movie Murdock Murdock 2010-10-11
Movie Now Here Detective Brinkman 2010-10-10
Movie Megamind Psycho Delic 2010-11-02
Movie Chain Letter Unknown 2010-11-11
Series Death Battle Unknown 2010-12-06
Movie Blue Terry Venable 2010-12-06
Series Young Justice Unknown 2010-11-26
Series Hawaii Five-0 Unknown 2010-09-20
Movie Lottery Ticket Sweet Tee 2010-08-20
Movie Africa's Lost Eden Narrator 2010-04-12
Series Adventure Time Unknown 2010-04-05
Movie Meet Monica Velour Claude 2010-04-01
Movie Death at a Funeral Reverend Davis 2010-04-16
Series Uncle Grandpa Unknown 2010-05-07
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie Chasing 3000 Officer L. 2010-07-16
Movie Mass Effect 2 David Anderson 2010-01-26
Movie Gamer Unknown 2009-09-04
Series Community Unknown 2009-09-17
Series Archer Unknown 2009-09-17
Movie All About Steve Corbitt 2009-09-04
Movie Dissidia: Final Fantasy Chaos 2009-08-25
Series The Brian McKnight Show Unknown 2009-09-26
Series The Mo'Nique Show Unknown 2009-10-01
Movie The Princess and the Frog Dr. Facilier 2009-12-11
Movie The Princess and the Frog Dr. Facilier 2009-11-17
Movie Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Sergeant Foley 2009-11-10
Movie Coraline: Voicing the Characters Himself 2009-07-21
Movie The Butcher Larry Cobb 2009-07-14
Movie Against the Dark Lt. Waters 2009-02-10
Movie Coraline The Cat 2009-02-06
Movie Coraline The Cat 2009-01-27
Movie The Last Sentinel Col. Norton / Gun Voice 2 2009-03-01
Movie The Hitmen Diaries: Charlie Valentine Sal 2009-03-01
Movie Pastor Brown Pastor Brown 2009-06-26
Movie Forgive Us Our Transgressions Narrator 2009-06-11
Movie Don McKay Otis Kent 2009-04-24
Movie Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia Cmdr. Scott Boytano 2009-01-06
Movie 2008 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Himself - Winner: Outstanding Voice-Over Performance 2008-09-20
Movie My Mom's New Boyfriend FBI Chief Conrad 2008-04-30
Movie The Sensei The Minister 2008-05-04
Movie Superhero Movie The Chief of Police 2008-03-28
Series Canterbury's Law Miles Grant 2008-03-10
Series The Spectacular Spider-Man Unknown 2008-03-01
Movie No Bad Days Terrence 2008-08-01
Movie The Fifth Commandment Max 'Coolbreeze' Templeton 2008-08-22
Movie Chabad: To Life Telethon Himself 2008-09-14
Movie Saints Row 2 Julius 2008-10-14
Movie The Spectacular Spider-Man: Attack of the Lizard Big Man 2008-09-09
Movie SIS Joseph Armstrong 2008-08-24
Series Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews Unknown 2008-08-22
Movie Justice League: The New Frontier Unknown 2008-02-26
Series The Florence Henderson Show Unknown 2008-01-21
Movie First Sunday Judge B. Bennet Galloway 2008-01-11
Movie The Color Purple: The Color of Success Narrator 2007-02-11
Movie The Oh in Ohio Coach Popovitch 2007-02-02
Movie Delta Farce Sgt. Kilgore 2007-05-11
Movie Shut Up and Ride Narrator 2007-06-06
Movie Transformers: The Game Barricade 2007-06-19
Series Nostalgia Critic Unknown 2007-07-01
Series The War Himself - Narrator 2007-09-23
Movie If I Had Known I Was a Genius Dad 2007-11-30
Movie Mass Effect Captain David Anderson 2007-11-20
Movie A Dennis the Menace Christmas Unknown 2007-11-13
Movie Halo 3 Arbiter 2007-09-25
Movie Transformers: Decepticons Barricade 2007-06-19
Series Psych Unknown 2006-07-07
Movie Working with a Master: John Carpenter Himself 2006-03-28
Series Fear Files Narrator 2006-10-24
Movie ATL Unknown 2006-03-31
Movie Forbidden Fruits Rev. Walters 2006-07-25
Movie Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil MCPO Scott Boytano 2006-10-17
Movie Saints Row Julius Little 2006-08-29
Movie Born to Controversy: The Roddy Piper Story Unknown 2006-03-03
Series After Hours with Daniel Boulud Unknown 2006-06-07
Movie Crash Lt. Dixon 2005-05-06
Movie A Trumpet at the Walls of Jericho Samuel Harrison Voice 2005
Series Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Movie Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson Narrator 2005-01-17
Movie Mr. & Mrs. Smith Father 2005-06-10
Movie Crusades: Crescent & the Cross Narrator 2005-11-06
Movie 29 Palms The Sheriff 2005-07-29
Movie The Proud Family Movie Unknown 2005-08-19
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Transporter 2 Stappleton 2005-09-02
Movie Halo 2 Arbiter 2004-11-09
Series I Love the '90s Unknown 2004-07-12
Series Ultimate Film Fanatic Unknown 2004-07-01
Series In the Jury Room Unknown 2004
Movie The Last Stand of the Great Bear Narrator 2004-11-03
Movie Beef II Narrator 2004-08-30
Movie Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London CIA Director 2004-03-12
Movie Tomb Raiders: Robbing the Dead Narrator 2004-02-16
Movie Creature Feature: 50 Years of the Gill-Man Narrator 2004-04-13
Series The Big House Clarence Cleveland 2004-04-02
Movie The Chronicles of Riddick Imam 2004-06-11
Movie The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury Abu 'Imam' al-Walid 2004-06-15
Movie Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music Himself - Host 2003-11-02
Movie Lords of EverQuest Lord Vekk 2003-11-07
Movie Nubia: The Forgotten Kingdom Narrator 2003-12-10
Movie Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip Narrator 2003-10-06
Series All of Us Unknown 2003-09-16
Movie Hollywood Homicide Leon 2003-06-13
Movie Kaena: The Prophecy Voxem 2003-06-04
Movie Head of State Bernard Cooper 2003-03-28
Movie Agent Cody Banks CIA Director 2003-03-14
Movie Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked Narrator 2003-07-01
Series Spider-Man Unknown 2003-07-11
Series The Sharon Osbourne Show Unknown 2003-09-15
Series Revealed with Jules Asner Himself 2003-09-08
Series Teen Titans Unknown 2003-07-19
Movie Inside Mecca Himself - Narrator 2003-03-01
Movie National Geographic: Stalking Leopards Narrator 2002-06-30
Series Everwood Unknown 2002-09-16
Movie Miss Miami None 2002-10-01
Movie Barbershop Lester Wallace 2002-09-13
Series The Wayne Brady Show Unknown 2002-09-02
Movie Innocents Detective Davis 2002-02-06
Movie Ultimate Fights from the Movies Frank 2002-04-16
Movie Mark Twain Narrator 2002-01-14
Movie Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within Council Member #1 2001-07-11
Series Going to California Unknown 2001-08-09
Movie Home Invaders Matador 2001-08-02
Series PBS Hollywood Presents Unknown 2001-04-25
Series The Legend of Tarzan Unknown 2001-09-03
Series Empires: Egypt's Golden Empire Narrator 2001-11-04
Movie Novocaine Unknown 2001-12-14
Movie Pretty When You Cry Detective Charles Desett 2001-11-27
Series Justice League Unknown 2001-11-17
Movie G Spots? The King 2001-04-01
Movie Semper Fi Gunnery Sgt. Brinkloff 2001-04-01
Series Jazz Narrator 2001-01-08
Series House of Mouse Unknown 2001-01-13
Series The Job Lt. Williams 2001-03-14
Movie The Replacements Unknown 2000-08-11
Movie Where the Heart Is Moses Whitecotten 2000-04-28
Series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
Movie Requiem for a Dream Unknown 2000-12-15
Movie Pitch Black Abu 'Imam' al-Walid 2000-02-18
Movie National Geographic: The Photographers None 2000-02-15
Movie The Making of 'Pitch Black' Himself 2000-10-24
Movie Photographers Himself - Narrator 1999
Movie Planescape: Torment Vhailor 1999-12-12
Series New York: A Documentary Film None 1999-09-01
Series Independent Lens Unknown 1999-08-09
Movie ATF F.B.I. Director Richard Long 1999-09-06
Movie Todd McFarlane's Spawn 3: The Ultimate Battle Spawn 1999-05-23
Movie Arnold Schwarzenegger: Hollywood Hero Narrator 1999-11-11
Series Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony Unknown 1999-11-21
Movie Todd McFarlane's Spawn 2 Spawn 1998-08-25
Movie Armageddon General Kimsey 1998-07-01
Series Hercules Unknown 1998-08-31
Movie There's Something About Mary Mary's Dad 1998-07-15
Series City Confidential Narrator 1998-11-18
Movie The Tiger Woods Story Earl Woods 1998-04-12
Movie Disney's Hades Challenge Apollo 1998-12-15
Movie Behind the Zipper with Magda Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Todd McFarlane's Spawn Spawn 1997-12-13
Series Spawn Spawn 1997-05-16
Movie Hercules Unknown 1997-06-27
Movie Vanishing Point Warren Taft 1997-01-07
Movie Johns Homeless John 1997-01-31
Movie Flipping Leo Richards, Gang Leader 1997-03-07
Movie Princess Mononoke Okkoto / Narrator 1997-07-12
Movie Loose Women Unknown 1997-07-18
Movie Don King: Only in America Herbert Muhammad 1997-11-15
Movie Never Met Picasso Larry 1997-11-28
Movie Fallout: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game Decker 1997-11-15
Movie Murder, She Wrote: South by Southwest Algric Bartles 1997-11-02
Movie Executive Target Lamar 1997-10-16
Movie Volcano Police Lieutenant Ed Fox 1997-04-25
Series 7th Heaven Unknown 1996-08-26
Series Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles Goliath / ... 1996-09-07
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-12-15
Series Arli$$ Unknown 1996-08-10
Movie Larger Than Life Unknown 1996-11-01
Movie Eye for an Eye Martin 1996-01-12
Movie The Grave The Priest 1996-01-01
Movie Blue in the Face Unknown 1995-10-13
Movie The Quick and the Dead Sgt. Cantrell 1995-02-10
Movie Dead Presidents Kirby 1995-10-06
Movie Clockers André the Giant 1995-09-13
Series Timon & Pumbaa Unknown 1995-09-08
Series The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat Unknown 1995-09-16
Series The Outer Limits Captain Ira Merit 1995-03-26
Series Baseball Unknown 1994-09-18
Series New York Undercover Unknown 1994-09-08
Movie Reality Bites Unknown 1994-02-18
Series 3x3 Eyes Mama 1994-11-26
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Aladdin Unknown 1994-09-05
Series Fantastic Four Unknown 1994-09-24
Movie The Puppet Masters Alex Holland 1994-10-21
Series Gargoyles Goliath / ... 1994-10-24
Movie Notes in a Minor Key Kansas 1994-10-08
Movie The Last Outlaw Lovecraft 1993-10-30
Series Tribeca Unknown 1993-03-23
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie There Are No Children Here John Paul Rivers 1993-11-28
Series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Unknown 1992-03-04
Movie Article 99 Luther Jermoe 1992-03-13
Movie The 46th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1992-05-31
Movie Nails Noah Owens 1992-07-25
Movie Final Analysis Detective Huggins 1992-02-07
Movie Men at Work Louis Fedders 1990-08-24
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Movie Murder in Black and White Martin 1990-01-07
Movie Marked for Death Max 1990-10-05
Series Against the Law Unknown 1990-11-19
Series A Man Called Hawk Unknown 1989-01-28
Movie Always Powerhouse 1989-12-22
Movie Road House Unknown 1989-05-19
Movie Ladykillers Abe 1988-11-09
Movie Christmas in Tattertown Saxophone 1988-12-21
Movie They Live Frank 1988-11-04
Movie Stars and Bars Eugene Teagarden 1988-03-18
Movie Braddock: Missing in Action III Embassy Gate Captain 1988-01-22
Movie Off Limits Maurice 1988-03-11
Movie Bird Buster Franklin 1988-09-30
Movie The Making of 'They Live' Unknown 1988
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie Platoon King 1987-02-06
Movie Hot Pursuit Alphonso 1987-05-08
Movie The Whoopee Boys Unknown 1986-08-22
Series The Equalizer Unknown 1985-09-18
Series National Geographic Explorer Unknown 1985-04-07
Series Screen Two Unknown 1985-01-06
Series Reading Rainbow Unknown 1983-06-06
Series Nature Unknown 1982-10-10
Series American Playhouse Unknown 1982-01-12
Movie The Thing Childs 1982-06-25
Movie Disco Godfather Unknown 1979-09-01
Series Nova Unknown 1974-03-03
Series Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Unknown 1968-02-19
Series National Geographic Specials Unknown 1965-09-10