Biography

Charles Stanley Dutton (born January 30, 1951) is an American stage, film, and television actor and director. He is perhaps best known for starring in the television series Roc (1991–1994) and House MD (as the father of Eric Foreman). Description above from the Wikipedia article Charles S. Dutton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Charles Stanley Dutton (born January 30, 1951) is an American stage, film, and television actor and director. He is perhaps best known for starring in the television series Roc (1991–1994) and House MD (as the father of Eric Foreman). Description above from the Wikipedia article Charles S. Dutton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 93

Birthday 1951-01-30

Place of Birth Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Also Known As

  • Charles Dutton

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Carter High as Coach James
2015 The Perfect Guy as Roger
2015 What Lola Wants as Cop
2015 Bessie as William 'Pa' Rainey
2015 August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand
2015 A Novel Romance
2014 Comeback Dad as actor
2014 Scooby-Doo! WrestleMania Mystery as Cookie
2014 Android Cop as Mayor Jacobs
2013 A Very Larry Christmas as Alberic
2013 The Monkey's Paw as Detective Margolis
2013 Zero Hour (1 episode) as Father Mickle
2013 The Following (1 episode) as FBI Director Tom Franklin
2013 LUV as Cofield
2012 Least Among Saints as George
2012 The Obama Effect as John Thomas
2012 Bad Ass as Panther
2012 40 Minutes of Hell as Narrator
2011 American Horror Story (2 episodes) as Detective Granger
2010 Legion as Percy Walker
2009 Celebrity Ghost Stories (1 episode)
2008 The Express as Willie 'Pops' Davis
2008 American Violet as Reverend Sanders
2008 Racing for Time as Lt. Stack
2008 The Third Nail as Sydney Washington
2007 Honeydripper as Maceo
2006 The Best of The Tony Awards: The Plays as Boy Willie (segment "The Piano Lesson")
2005 Mayday as Admiral Randolf Hennings
2005 Threshold (13 episodes) as J.T. Baylock
2005 The L.A. Riot Spectacular as The Mayor
2004 House (2 episodes)
2004 Clubhouse (1 episode)
2004 CSI: NY (1 episode)
2004 Something the Lord Made as William Thomas
2004 Secret Window as Ken Karsch
2004 Against the Ropes as Felix Reynolds
2004 The L Word (4 episodes)
2003 Wreckage and Rage: Making 'Alien³' as Himself
2003 Gothika as Dr. Douglas Grey
2003 D.C. Sniper: 23 Days of Fear as Chief Charles Moose
2002 Conviction as McGill
2002 Without a Trace (2 episodes)
2002 D-Tox as Detective Hendricks
2000 For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story as Dizzy Gillespie
2000 Ed (1 episode)
2000 Deadlocked as Jacob Doyle
1999 Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (2 episodes) as Mayor Bruce Lincoln
1999 Random Hearts as Alcee
1999 The '60s as Reverend Willie Taylor
1999 Cookie's Fortune as Willis Richland
1999 The Sopranos (1 episode) as Officer Wilmore
1998 Blind Faith as Charles Williams
1998 Black Dog as Ford
1997 Mimic as Leonard
1997 Oz (1 episode)
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1996 Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance as Lieutenant Charles Silvera
1996 Get on the Bus as George
1996 Night Visitors as Dr. Eldon James
1996 A Time to Kill as Sheriff Ozzie Walls
1995 Cry, the Beloved Country as John Kumalo
1995 Nick of Time as Hucy
1995 Se7en as Cop (uncredited)
1995 Jack Reed: One of Our Own as Lt. Charles Silvera
1995 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1 episode) as Ol' George (voice)
1995 The Piano Lesson as Boy Willie
1994 A Low Down Dirty Shame as Rothmiller
1994 Foreign Student as Howlin' Wolf
1994 Jack Reed: A Search for Justice as Charles Silvera
1994 Surviving the Game as Walter Cole
1993 Rudy as Fortune
1993 Menace II Society as Mr. Butler
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street (1 episode)
1992 Are You Afraid of the Dark? (2 episodes)
1992 Alien³ as Leonard Dillon
1991 Mississippi Masala as Tyrone Williams
1991 Roc (72 episodes) as Roc Emerson
1990 Q & A as Det. Sam 'Chappie' Chapman
1989 An Unremarkable Life as Lou
1989 Jacknife as Jake, Veteran Encounter Group Leader
1989 Runaway as Ralph Colby
1989 A Man Called Hawk (1 episode)
1988 Crocodile Dundee II as Leroy Brown
1988 Astonished as White
1986 No Mercy as Sgt. Sandy
1986 Apology as Asst. District Attorney
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)
1985 Cat's Eye as Dom
1984 Miami Vice (2 episodes)
1982 Cagney & Lacey (1 episode)

Directing

2012 The Obama Effect Director
2008 Racing for Time Director
2005 Sleeper Cell (2 episodes)Director
2004 Against the Ropes Director
2000 The Corner (6 episodes)Director
1997 First Time Felon Director

Writing

2012 The Obama Effect Writer

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