Lawrence Gilliard Jr.

Lawrence Gilliard Jr

Lawrence Gilliard Jr.  American Actor


Lawrence "Larry" Gilliard, Jr. (born September 22, 1971) is an American character actor who has appeared in films, television series and theatre. He portrayed D'Angelo Barksdale on the HBO drama series The Wire, a role which earned him much...

First Name Lawrence
Last Name Gilliard
Full Name at Birth Lawrence Gilliard Jr.
Alternative Name Larry
Age 44 years
Birthday 22nd September, 1971
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University Baltimore School for the Arts, Julliard School
Occupation Text Actor, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Walking Dead
Year(s) Active 1989—present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Innovative Artists L.A.
Brand Endorsement Appeared in "The Wire" BET Promo Shoot commercial.(2006)
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The Deuce2017Chris AlstonTV Show
Walk of Shame2014ScrillaMovie
Turnipseed: Legacy2014John TurnipseedMovie
St. Sebastian2013GrantMovie
Graceland2013Sean LoganTV Show
The Championship Rounds2013James Deacon, Sr.Movie
Turnipseed: Second Chance2013John TurnipseedMovie
Longmire2012BurkeTV Show
Would You Rather2012Dr. BardenMovie
Elementary2012Dwyer KirkTV Show
The Trial of Ben Barry2012JuneMovie
The Wire: The Musical2012D'Angelo BarksdaleMovie
The Double2011Agent Burton (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Partners2011Dr. J (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)TV Movie
The Walking Dead2010Bob StookeyTV Show
Detroit 1-8-72010Lefty ReedTV Show
The Beast2009Raymond Beaumont, Raymond, NickTV Show
Lie to Me2009Marcus WeaverTV Show
The Good Wife2009Ken Boxer Jr.TV Show
Southland2009John's SponsorTV Show
Trauma2009DukeTV Show
Fear Itself2008JamesTV Show
Turnipseed2008Johnny Turnipseed (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Short Film
The Highs & Lows of Milo Brown2008Elliot (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Short Film
Army Wives2007Marcus WilliamsTV Show
Friday Night Lights2006EldenTV Show
Numb3rs2005Amos ShabazTV Show
The Boondocks20052nd PrisonerTV Show
Brother to Brother2004Marcus (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
The Machinist2004Jackson (as Larry Gilliard)Movie
CSI: NY2004Officer Omar LillyTV Show
The Jury2004Corey HamiltonTV Show
Woman Hollering Creek2004Melvin (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Short Film
Kill the Poor2003Spike (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Gangs of New York2002Jimmy SpoilsMovie
Less Than Perfect2002ChesterTV Show
The Wire2002D'Angelo BarksdaleTV Show
Home Invaders2001Movie
Trigger Happy2001Ray (as Larry Gilliard)Movie
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001Eddie RobertsTV Show
Cecil B. DeMented2000Lewis (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Sally Hemings: An American Scandal2000Henry JacksonTV Movie
Loving Jezebel1999Walter (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Simply Irresistible1999Nolan Traynor (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
A Soldier's Sweetheart1998Shoeshine (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Next Stop Wonderland1998Brett (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
One Tough Cop1998Curtis Wilkins (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
The Waterboy1998Derek WallaceMovie
The Substitute 2: School's Out1998Dontae (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)TV Movie
White Lies1997Leon Turner, Leon Chame (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
The Associate1996Thomas, Plaza Bellhop (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Trees Lounge1996JamesMovie
Money Train1995Hood (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Lotto Land1995Hank (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
Inflammable1995Wesley Raines (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)TV Movie
New York Undercover1994QuentinTV Show
Fly by Night1993Jed-Lyte (as Larry Gilliard)Movie
The Pickle1993Boy Who StoppedMovie
Survive the Night1993TV Movie
Homicide: Life on the Street1993William LynessTV Show
George1993Lathan BasmoreTV Show
In the Line of Duty: Street War1992Will (as Larry Gilliard)TV Movie
Straight Out of Brooklyn1991Dennis Brown (as Larry Gilliard Jr.)Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972TV Show
JuniorDet. Daniel Abrams Sr.Movie
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