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Known Credits: 39

Birthday: 1975-08-28

Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Eugene Byrd

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Eugene Byrd (born August 28, 1975) is an American actor. He has been in movies including Dead Man, Sleepers, 8 Mile, Lift and Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid, and has the leading role in Confess, for which he won the Break-Out Performance Award at the 2006 Method Fest Independent Film Festival.

He starred as Dr. Sidney Trumaine in the television show Crossing Jordan. Before that he was a guest star in the seventh and eighth seasons of The Cosby Show for four episodes titled "Theo and the Kids" part 1 and 2, "Theo's Future," and "Cliff and Theo Come Clean." He also landed a role on Beverly Hills, 90210 as Rondinson Ashe III during the second season. He was also on the Touched by an Angel spin off Promised Land.

Eugene also appeared in the TV series Ghostwriter as "Walter" in 1993 and portrayed the comical but defiant Oliver Cross on the British Children's television series, Chris Cross, which won an award for "Best Children's Series" in 1994. The show aired on the Showtime Cable Network from 1994 to 1995. Byrd had a minor role in season one of Heroes, as Nathan Petrelli's campaign manager, and as Dr. Clark Edison in several episodes of Bones. He has also made an appearance on the show Two and a Half Men, as one of Charlie's gambling and drinking buddies.

On January 6, 2011, The Glendale News Press reported that Eugene was arrested in California by the Glendale Police Department for domestic violence assault on January 1, 2011.

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Acting
2012 Daybreak - (5 episodes)
2009 Easier With Practice as Aaron
2007 Life - (1 episode)
2007 Rails & Ties as Otis Higgs
2006 Heroes - (4 episodes)
2006 Shark - (1 episode)
2005 Night Stalker - (4 episodes)
2005 Ghost Whisperer - (1 episode)
2005 Bones - (7 episodes)
2005 Numb3rs - (1 episode)
2005 Confess as Terell Lessor
2004 Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid as Cole Burris
2003 The Lyon's Den - (1 episode)
2003 Two and a Half Men - (1 episode)
2002 Without a Trace - (1 episode)
2002 Half & Half - (1 episode)
2002 Demon Island as Doug
2001 Crossing Jordan - (13 episodes)
2001 Lift as Angelo
2000 Enslavement: The True Story of Fanny Kemble
2000 D.C. - (1 episode)
1999 Third Watch - (2 episodes)
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - (1 episode)
1999 Whiteboyz as Khalid
1999 Whiteboyz as Khalid
1998 For Your Love - (4 episodes)
1996 Twisted as Willus Burns, her son
1996 Sleepers as Rizzo
1996 Promised Land - (2 episodes)
1995 Dead Man as Johnny 'The Kid' Pickett
1995 The Outer Limits - (1 episode)
1994 ER - (1 episode)
1994 New York Undercover - (1 episode)
1994 Chris Cross - (13 episodes)
1992 Ghostwriter - (1 episode)
1991 Are You Afraid of the Dark? - (1 episode)
1991 Perfect Harmony as Landy Allen
1990 Beverly Hills, 90210 - (1 episode)
1990 Law & Order - (1 episode)
1984 The Cosby Show - (4 episodes)