Omar Epps

Celebrity

Biography, Latest News & Videos

  • Birth Name: Omar Hashim Epps
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/20/1973, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor
User Rating: (331 ratings)
Add Your Rating: 1 stars2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars

Weekend TV: LEGO My Simpsons, Resurrection Finale

Oh, snap! After 25 seasons, Fox's The Simpsons can still seem as fresh and inventive as when we first met this merrily mutant family — especially when the show raises its game as it does for this weekend's milestone 550th (!) episode (Sunday, 8/7c), a fantastical collaboration with LEGO in which all the elements of visuals, story and jokes click into place with spectacular results.

read more

Resurrection's Season Finale Raises the Dead — And More Questions

The reappearance of young Jacob (Landon Gimenez) 32 years after his drowning rocked the citizens of Arcadia, Missouri, on ABC's freshman drama Resurrection. And in the May 4 finale, battle lines are drawn: When hordes of "returned" make their way to the small town, the residents are at odds over what to do with them. "It turns the season on its head," star Omar Epps says of the episode. "It will make you want to revisit everything."

Producers promise...read more

VIDEO: Did Omar Epps Wear a Skirt on The View?

Fashion-forward or fashion faux pas?

While appearing on The View this past week to promote his new show Resurrection, Omar Epps appeared to be wearing a leather skirt over black jeans.

read more

Videos

House M.D.: Season 1
Henry & Lucille Make a Decision About Jacob
House M.D.: Clip 1
Maggie Discovers Her Mom Is Back

More Clips & Interviews

   FULL MOVIE
Perfume
   FULL MOVIE
Alfie (2004)
   FULL MOVIE
Alfie
   FULL MOVIE
Against the Ropes

More Omar Epps Movies Videos

 FULL EPISODE
Resurrection: Old Scars
 FULL EPISODE
Multiple
 FULL EPISODE
Echoes
 FULL EPISODE
Revelation

More Omar Epps On TV Videos

TV Listings

Loading...

Credits

Year Title Description
2014 Resurrection TV Show Series, Actor - J. Martin Bellamy
2014 Resurrection TV Show Series, Actor - J. Martin Bellamy
2009 NAACP Image Awards TV Show Series, Appearing
2004 Against The Ropes Movie, Actor - Luther Shaw
2004 House TV Show Series, Actor - Dr. Eric Foreman

More Credits (71)

News

Resurrection Bosses: The Dead's Return Is Not About "Why," But "What If?"

ABC's Resurrection sees dead people come alive again, but it's not related to The Returned. Except it is.

The drama, which premieres Sunday at 9/8c, is based on Jason Mott's best-selling book The Returned about people who come back from the dead. That's not to be confused with the critically acclaimed, similarly themed French series on Sundance Channel, The Returned, which is based on the French film Les Revenants and is being adapted by Lost's Carlton Cuse for A&E, or the fact that Resurrection refers to its walking dead as The Returned.

Winter TV: Must-watch new shows

"It is kind of confusing, we'll admit that," Resurrection executive producer Michele Fazekas tells TVGuide.com with a laugh. "But even though the premise is the same, I think we all have different takes on it and different stories."

Set in Arcadia, Mo., Resurrection follows Jacob (Landon Gimenez), a dead 8-year-old boy who wakes up in a rice paddy field in rural China. With the help of immigration ...
read more

Resurrection Bosses on Similarities to The Returned and Why It's Not a Sci-Fi Show

ABC's Resurrection is not related to or a rip-off of The Returned, but it is adapted from The Returned. Confused yet?

The midseason drama is based on Jason Motts' book The Returned and follows a dead 8-year-old boy Jacob (Landon Gimenez) who wakes up more than three decades later. Its back-from-the-dead premise is not unlike that of the critically acclaimed French series The Returned, which aired on the Sundance Channel, and the show's executive producers made sure to steer clear of it.

ABC announces a Thor-S.H.I.E.L.D. crossover, confirms casting for Agent Carter

"I have never seen The Returned," Michele Fazekas said Friday at ...
read more

House Comes to an End: Creator David Shore Answers Our Burning Finale Questions

In the end, House's titular grumpy doctor almost literally rode off into the sunset with his best friend.

House finale: So, did "Everybody" die?

Although it seemed like a suicidal House (Hugh Laurie) was trapped in a burning warehouse... read more

House Finale: So, Did "Everybody" Die?

House's series finale ominously promised "Everybody Dies." 

House comes to an end: The cast and producers recall creating a curmudgeon

But the truer message was... read more

House Comes to an End: The Cast and Producers Retrace the Series' Highs and Lows

Bolstered by American Idol, House quickly became a huge hit. At the end of the third season — which remains the show's highest-rated — the producers blew up the formula and forced House to rebuild his entire diagnostic team. It was the first of many bold (and controversial) storytelling choices. In Part 2 of our oral history, the show's creators and cast look back at the show's most memorable plots. (Read Part 1 here.)

In the Season 3 finale, House... read more

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular