Michael K. Williams

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Michael Kenneth Williams
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/22/1966, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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Michael K. Williams Fast Facts:
  • Started dancing professionally at the age of 22; appeared in more than 50 music videos.
  • Got his facial scar in a bar fight on his 25th birthday.
  • Worked for Pfizer pharmaceuticals for a time.
  • Made his feature-film debut in 1996's Bullet, after being discovered by Tupac Shakur.
  • Was nominated for the NAACP Image Award twice for his portrayal of Omar Little on HBO's The Wire.
  • Michael K. Williams Awards:
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Winner

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