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      Isiah Whitlock Jr.

      Isiah Whitlock Jr.

      Highest Rated: 93% The Old Man & the Gun (2018)

      Lowest Rated: Not Available

      Birthday: Sep 13, 1954

      Birthplace: South Bend, Indiana, USA

      Prolific character actor Isiah Whitlock Jr. worked with everyone from Martin Scorsese to Woody Allen to Spike Lee during his gradual career ascent but first caught the public's attention when he was cast as the foul-mouthed bribe-taking senator Clay Davis in "The Wire" (HBO 2002-08). After that, he combined supporting big-screen parts in the likes of "Pieces Of April" (2003), "Cedar Rapids" (2011) and "Thanks For Sharing" (2013) with more substantial small-screen roles in "Rubicon" (AMC 2010), "Lucky 7" (ABC 2013) and "Veep" (HBO 2012-), while also earning critical acclaim for his theatre work both on and off Broadway.

      Highest rated movies

      The Old Man & the Gun Da 5 Bloods All Square Pete's Dragon
      Home
      Cedar Rapids
      Pieces of April
      Jump Tomorrow

      Photos

      CEDAR RAPIDS, from left: Isiah Whitlock Jr., Mike OMalley, Ed Helms, 2011. ph: Zade Rosenthal/TM and Copyright ©Fox Searchlight Pictures. All rights reserved. Lucifer, Isiah Whitlock Jr., 01/25/2016, ©FOX CHIPS, FROM LEFT: MICHAEL PENA, ISIAH WHITLOCK JR., ADAM BRODY, 2017. PH: PETER IOVINO/© WARNER BROS. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Isiah Whitlock Jr., 'Community Policing', Season 17, Ep. #5, 10/14/2015, ©NBC Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Isiah Whitlock Jr. (L), Mariska Hargitay (R), 'Community Policing', Season 17, Ep. #5, 10/14/2015, ©NBC The Blacklist, Damian Young (L), Isiah Whitlock Jr. (R), 'Milton Bobbit', Season 1, Ep. #18, 03/31/2014, ©NBC The Blacklist, Isiah Whitlock Jr., 'Milton Bobbit', Season 1, Ep. #18, 03/31/2014, ©NBC CHIPS, FROM LEFT: MICHAEL PENA, ISIAH WHITLOCK JR., 2017. PH: PETER IOVINO/© WARNER BROS. Lucky 7, from left: Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Jason Richman, David Zabel, Lorraine Bruce, Matthew Long, Luis Antonio Ramos, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Anastasia Phillips, 09/24/2013, ©ABC CHIPS, ISIAH WHITLOCK JR., 2017. PH: PETER IOVINO/© WARNER BROS. CEDAR RAPIDS, from left: John C. Reilly, Ed Helms, Isiah Whitlock Jr., 2011. ph: Kim Simms/TM and Copyright ©Fox Searchlight Pictures. All rights reserved. CEDAR RAPIDS, Ed Helms (center of frame), Isiah Whitlock Jr. (right), 2011. ph: Zade Rosenthal/TM and Copyright ©Fox Searchlight Pictures. All rights reserved. Lucky 7, Stephen Louis Grush (L), Isiah Whitlock Jr. (R), 'Cable Guy', 10/08/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, Isiah Whitlock Jr., 'Cable Guy', 10/08/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, Isiah Whitlock Jr. (L), Matthew Long (R), 09/24/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, from left: Isiah Whitlock Jr., Kim Roberts, Lorraine Bruce, Stephen Louis Grush, Anastasia Phillips, Matt Dallas, Summer Bishil, 'Inside Job', Season 1, Ep. #2, 10/01/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, Isiah Whitlock Jr. (L), Kim Roberts (R), 'Inside Job', Season 1, Ep. #2, 10/01/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, Isiah Whitlock Jr. (L), Kim Roberts (R), 'Inside Job', Season 1, Ep. #2, 10/01/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, from left: Isiah Whitlock Jr., Kim Roberts, Lorraine Bruce, Stephen Louis Grush, Anastasia Phillips, Matt Dallas, Summer Bishil, 'Inside Job', Season 1, Ep. #2, 10/01/2013, ©ABC Lucky 7, Isiah Whitlock Jr., 09/24/2013, ©ABC

      Filmography

      Movies

      Credit
      66% 71% Cocaine Bear Bob (Character) $64.4M 2023
      74% 84% Lightyear Unknown (Voice) $118.3M 2022
      78% 36% I Care a Lot Judge Lomax (Character) - 2020
      0% 33% Run With the Hunted Lester (Character) - 2020
      92% 53% Da 5 Bloods Melvin (Character) - 2020
      58% 62% The Lost Husband Russ McAllen (Character) - 2020
      46% 91% Lost Holiday Matthews (Character) - 2019
      25% 14% Corporate Animals Derek (Character) - 2019
      62% 20% Lying and Stealing Lyman Wilkers (Character) - 2019
      93% 66% The Old Man & the Gun Detective Gene Dentler (Character) $11.1M 2018
      91% 76% All Square Scotty (Character) - 2018
      19% 45% CHIPS Peterson (Character) $18.6M 2017
      88% 72% Pete's Dragon Sheriff Gene Dentler (Character) $555 2016
      36% 66% 23 Blast Dr. Connelly (Character) $485.1K 2014
      9% 30% The Angriest Man in Brooklyn Yates (Character) - 2014
      88% 83% Home Samuel (Character) - 2013
      71% 71% Newlyweeds Philly (Character) - 2013
      80% 57% Europa Report Dr. Pamuk (Character) $125.5K 2013
      68% 42% Not Fade Away Landers (Character) $607.3K 2012
      25% 28% Why Stop Now? Black (Character) $1.6K 2012
      57% 34% Red Hook Summer Det. Flood (Character) $334.7K 2012
      65% 68% Gun Hill Road Thompson (Character) $149.0K 2011
      86% 59% Cedar Rapids Ronald Wilkes (Character) $6.9M 2011
      13% 11% Main Street Mayor (Character) $1.6K 2010
      80% 61% 1408 Engineer (Character) $72.0M 2007
      18% 23% Kettle of Fish Freddie (Character) - 2006
      84% 73% Pieces of April Eugene (Character) $2.4M 2003
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Bought & Sold Mr. Stubbs (Character) - 2003
      79% 85% 25th Hour Agent Flood (Character) $13.1M 2002
      82% 88% Jump Tomorrow George's Uncle (Character) $187.5K 2001

      TV

      Credit
      58% 68% Your Honor Charlie (Character) 2021 2023
      No Score Yet 85% The Kings of Napa Reginald King (Character) 2022
      No Score Yet 77% Apple & Onion Mayor Naise (Guest Voice) 2020
      No Score Yet 65% FBI Richard Talmage (Guest Star) 2019
      No Score Yet 80% Madam Secretary Hervé Dupont (Guest Star) 2018
      50% 83% The Good Cop Burt Loomis (Character) 2018
      28% 40% Kevin Can Wait Jerry (Guest Star) 2017
      60% 46% The Mist Gus Redman (Character) 2017
      95% 88% Elementary Unknown (Guest Star) 2017
      98% 84% Atlanta Raleigh Marks (Guest Star) 2016
      87% 73% Lucifer Unknown (Guest Star) 2016
      78% 80% Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Todd Smythe (Guest Star) 2000-2001 2005 2012-2013 2015
      87% 92% The Carmichael Show Reverend Carlson (Guest Star) 2015
      93% 90% Veep George Maddox (Guest Star) 2013-2015
      77% 67% Gotham Unknown (Guest Star) 2015
      29% 0% Lucky 7 Bob Harris (Character) 2013-2014
      91% 78% The Blacklist Danny (Guest Star) 2014
      93% 95% Louie Alphonse (Guest Star) 2012
      93% 90% The Good Wife Ira Protopapas (Guest Star) 2011
      No Score Yet 71% Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown (Guest Star) 2001 2011
      47% No Score Yet CHAOS Unknown (Guest Star) 2011
      69% 88% Rubicon Unknown (Character) 2010
      72% 100% The Unusuals Captain Leslie Morgan (Guest Star) 2009
      62% 50% New Amsterdam Unknown (Guest Star) 2008
      94% 96% The Wire State Sen. R. Clayton "Clay" Davis (Character),
      Unknown (Guest Star)
      2002-2004 2006 2008
      No Score Yet 83% Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 1996 2000 2004
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Jury Unknown (Guest Star) 2004
      83% No Score Yet NYPD Blue Anton Emery (Guest Star) 2002
      45% No Score Yet Madigan Men Unknown (Guest Star) 2000