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Clifton Powell (born March 16, 1956) is an American actor and comedian.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Clifton Powell (born March 16, 1956) is an American actor and comedian.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Clifton Powell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 125

Birthday 1956-03-16

Place of Birth Washington, D.C., USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Juug Gone Wrong as Mr. Johnson
2018 Everything That Glitters
2018 Worth as Tony
2018 Sinners Wanted as One Eye
2018 Black Lightning (10 episodes) as Reverend Jeremiah Holt
2017 Chasing Titles Vol. 1 as T Parker
2017 King of Newark as Juice
2017 All Eyez on Me as Floyd
2017 Mountain Top as Larry Fletcher
2017 The Preacher's Son as Bishop T.K. Wilson
2016 Hunting Season as Thomas Curry
2016 Love Won't Let Me Wait as Bishop Buckworth
2016 A Weekend with the Family as Dingo Stankersheet
2016 Saints & Sinners (32 episodes) as Rex Fisher
2016 The North Star as Mr. Lee
2016 Fade Away as Eazy
2015 A Baby for Christmas
2014 The Cheaters Club as Marvin
2014 Blood Ransom as Detective Hobbs
2013 They Die by Dawn as Deputy Sheriff
2013 Criminal Behavior as Cedric
2013 23rd Psalm: Redemption as Lester Wayne
2013 Coffin Baby as Detective S. Jackson
2012 Somebody's Child as Dr. Sperry
2012 Interludes as Blake
2012 C'mon Man as Rooselvelt Steele
2012 Note to Self as Coach Gerald Woodson
2012 Womack as Gilly Smalls
2012 Supernatural Swamp Slaughter
2011 The Perfect Gift
2011 Street Kings 2: Motor City as Det. Tyrone Fowler
2011 She's Not Our Sister as Rev. Beckley
2011 35 and Ticking as Zane
2011 The Ideal Husband as Daniel
2011 Trapped: Haitian Nights as Mike
2010 Love Me or Leave Me as Cecil
2010 Something Like A Business as Sexy Silk
2010 Heaven Ain't Hard to Find as Big Bill Herod
2010 When the Lights Go Out as Freddy
2009 Before I Self Destruct as Sean
2009 Just Another Day as Bowman
2009 Contradictions of the Heart as Damien
2009 There's a Stranger in My House as Mr. John Moore
2009 Man of Her Dreams
2008 Internet Dating as Leroy 'The Pimp'
2008 The Rimshop as Joe Joe's Father
2008 The Mentalist (1 episode) as Correctional Officer Earl
2008 Block Party Madness as Action Jackson
2008 Shake as Red
2008 Street Kings as Sergeant Green
2008 Love for Sale as Cinque
2008 First Sunday as Officer Eddie King
2007 Young Cesar as Ali Dean
2007 Army Wives (2 episodes)
2007 Norbit as Earl Latimore
2006 Day Break (1 episode)
2006 Who Made the Potatoe Salad? as Mr. Jenkins
2006 Shark (1 episode)
2006 Confessions as Chauncey
2006 It Ain't Easy as Fish
2006 Faceless (1 episode)
2006 Numb3rs (1 episode)
2005 Knights of the South Bronx as Cokey
2005 The Gospel as Bishop Fred Taylor
2005 The Fabric of a Man as Blair
2005 Rhythm City Volume One: Caught Up as Big Man
2005 Brothers in Arms as Doc
2004 House (2 episodes) as Ken Hall
2004 Da Block Party as Action Jackson
2004 Ray as Jeff Brown
2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Introduction as Melvin 'Big Smoke' Harris (voice)
2004 Sugar Valentine as Joshua Valentine
2004 Roscoe's House of Chicken n Waffles as Mo Fro
2004 Never Die Alone as Moon
2004 He Say, She Say, But What Does God Say? as Satin Jones
2003 Cold Case (1 episode)
2003 Eve (2 episodes)
2003 Civil Brand as Warden Alan Deese
2003 Love Chronicles as Thomas
2003 Crime Partners as Kenyatta
2003 Tapped Out as Detective Blackman
2002 Friday After Next as Pinky
2001 Bones as Jeremiah Peet
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode)
2001 One on One (1 episode)
2001 The Hire (1 episode) as FBI Agent
2001 The Brothers as Fred Smith
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2000 Lockdown as Malachi Young
2000 A Private Affair as Isaiah
2000 Next Friday as Pinky
1999 No Tomorrow as Styles
1999 Ryan Caulfield: Year One (8 episodes)
1999 Third Watch (1 episode)
1999 The Parkers (1 episode)
1999 Foolish as Everette Washington
1999 Selma, Lord, Selma as Martin Luther King Jr
1998 Rush Hour as Luke
1998 Why Do Fools Fall In Love as Lawrence Roberts
1998 The Pentagon Wars as Sgt. Benjamn Dalton
1998 Deep Rising as Mason
1998 Phantoms as Gen. Leland Copperfield
1997 Buffalo Soldiers
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1996 The Jamie Foxx Show (1 episode)
1996 Pacific Blue (1 episode)
1996 Moesha (4 episodes)
1995 Dead Presidents as Cutty
1995 In the House (1 episode)
1994 South Central (5 episodes)
1993 The Sinbad Show (2 episodes)
1993 Thea (1 episode)
1993 Menace II Society as Chauncy
1993 Conflict of Interest as Detective Oakes
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (1 episode)
1992 Renegade (1 episode)
1992 Martin (1 episode)
1992 3 Ninjas as FBI Agent Kurl
1991 Roc (3 episodes)
1990 Cop Rock (1 episode)
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode)
1987 Tour of Duty (1 episode)
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1984 Murder, She Wrote (2 episodes)
1984 Alphabet City as Ramon


2009 There's a Stranger in My House Director
2009 Man of Her Dreams Director


2017 Chasing Titles Vol. 1 Consulting Producer

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