Michael K. Williams


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  • Birth Name: Michael Kenneth Williams
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/22/1966, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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Watch the First Trailer for Robocop Remake

It's been a decade since the last Robocop film — but is that a good thing?

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Robert F. Chew, The Wire's Prop Joe, Dies at 52

Robert F. Chew passed away Thursday at the age of 52, The Baltimore Sun reports. According to his sister Clarice Chew, the actor and teacher died of apparent heart failure while asleep in his Baltimore home.read more

Hitman Who Inspired The Wire's Omar Dies at 58

Donnie Andrews, the former Baltimore drug world hitman who partly inspired the character of Omar Little on The Wire, has died from heart complications, The Baltimore Sun reports. He was 58.

Andrews grew up in an abusive household and..read more


'The Wire 43' Preview (HBO)
'The Wire 58' Preview (HBO)
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'The Wire 22' Preview (HBO)

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The Perfect Age of Rock 'n Roll
The Perfect Age of Rock 'n Roll
The Perfect Age of Rock 'n Roll
The Perfect Age of Rock 'n Roll [HD]

More Michael K. Williams Movies Videos

Lucas Bros. Moving Co: Big Head Mike
Golan The Insatiable: I Can Smell That Cheap Clone From Here
Lucas Bros. Moving Co: Freedom Town
Lucas Bros. Moving Co: Before & After Models

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2013 Animation Domination High-Def TV Show Series, Voice - Lucius (High School USA!)
2011 The Perfect Age Of Rock 'N' Roll Movie, Actor
2009 The Road Movie, Actor - The Thief
2008 Miracle At St. Anna Movie, Actor - Tucker -- Scared Soldier
2007 I Think I Love My Wife Movie, Actor - Teddy

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Boardwalk Empire: Nucky Strikes Back!

"It's lonely at the top," they say, and Season 3 of HBO's just-renewed, Emmy-winning hit Boardwalk Empire has become a veritable tutorial on that hallowed adage. Never the most slap-happy of protagonists, Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi), the bootlegging kingpin of the show's 1920s Atlantic City, has been... read more

Michael K. Williams Admits to Cocaine Use While on The Wire

Michael K. Williams, who portrayed one of the most memorable characters on HBO's The Wire, has admitted that he did so while using cocaine and marijuana.

In an interview... read more

VIDEO: Check Out The Wire: The Musical!

Some of your favorite characters from The Wire are back — and singing! read more

10 Bubble Shows — Which Will Survive?

We're mere weeks into the new TV season, and already the freshman class has provided some bona fide hits (hello, girls both New and 2 Broke!) But while some shows started strong, several others faltered out of the gate (RIP, The Playboy Club, Free Agents, How to Be a Gentleman and Charlie's Angels!) Which shows will be next? These 11 are in the most danger, due to low ratings, poor performances among younger viewers and other typical bad signs. Is your favorite show on the list?

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Body of Proof (ABC)
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The Good News:
Dana Delany is just lovely. We'd watch her read the phone book.
The Bad News: It often falls behind both Unforgettable and Parenthood in the demo, and the only show pulling lower ratings for ABC... read more

Cheers & Jeers: The Two Faces of Michael K. Williams

Cheers to Michael K. Williams for a double shot of high-caliber roles.

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