James McDaniel

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James McDaniel (born March 25, 1958; Washington, D.C.) is an American stage, film and television actor. He is best known for playing Lt. Arthur Fancy on the television show NYPD Blue. He also played a police officer in the ill-fated 1990 series Cop Rock, and a close advisor to activist Malcolm X in the 1992 film Malcolm X. He also played Sgt. Jesse Longford in the ABC television series Detroit 1-8-7.

McDaniel won a 1995 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, NYPD Blue, and won the 2006 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children/Youth/Family Special, "Edge of America".

McDaniel was in the same acting company at SUNY Purchase with actor Jay O. Sanders.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

James McDaniel (born March 25, 1958; Washington, D.C.) is an American stage, film and television actor. He is best known for playing Lt. Arthur Fancy on the television show NYPD Blue. He also played a police officer in the ill-fated 1990 series Cop Rock, and a close advisor to activist Malcolm X in the 1992 film Malcolm X. He also played Sgt. Jesse Longford in the ABC television series Detroit 1-8-7.

McDaniel won a 1995 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, NYPD Blue, and won the 2006 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in a Children/Youth/Family Special, "Edge of America".

McDaniel was in the same acting company at SUNY Purchase with actor Jay O. Sanders.

Description above from the Wikipedia article James McDaniel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender -

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1958-03-25

Place of Birth Washington, D.C., USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Almost There(10 episodes) as Dr. Ira Frank
2015 Limitless(2 episodes) as Kenneth Paulson
2014 Forever(1 episode) as Al Rainey
2013 Sins of the Preacher as Wade Thompson
2013 King's Faith as Mike
2013 The Following(1 episode) as Agent Phillips
2012 CASS as Franklin Morris Sr.
2012 You're Nobody 'til Somebody Kills You as Det. Johnson
2010 Detroit 1-8-7(18 episodes) as Sgt. Jesse Longford
2010 Beauty & the Briefcase as Mr. Belmont
2010 See You in September as Lewis
2009 The Good Wife(1 episode)
2009 Killer Hair as Mac
2009 Hostile Makeover as Mac
2009 War Eagle, Arkansas as Jack, Videostore Manager
2008 Bunker Hill as Salem
2008 Butterfly Dreaming as Dr. Baldrica
2008 Living Hell as Colonel Eric Maitland
2006 El Cortez as Arnie
2006 Numb3rs(1 episode)
2006 Conviction(2 episodes)
2006 Love Monkey(3 episodes)
2004 Life as We Know It(3 episodes)
2003 Edge of America as Kenny Williams
2003 Las Vegas(2 episodes)
2002 Taken as General Beers
2002 Taken(11 episodes)
2002 John Doe(1 episode)
2002 Sunshine State as Reggie Perry
2001 The Division(3 episodes)
2000 Deliberate Intent as Lawrence Horn
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode)
1998 Silencing Mary as Professor Thiel
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 Stargate SG-1(3 episodes)
1996 Unforgivable as Spider
1996 The Road to Galveston
1993 NYPD Blue(0 episodes) as Arthur Fancy
1993 Scam as Daniel Poole
1993 Alex Haley's Queen(3 episodes)
1992 Malcolm X as Brother Earl
1990 Cop Rock(11 episodes)
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1988 Rocket Gibraltar as Policeman
1986 Crime Story(2 episodes)
1981 Hill Street Blues(1 episode)

Directing

1997 C-16: FBI(1 episode) … Director

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