Michael Kenneth Williams

Actor · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 84
Michael Kenneth Williams is an American actor. He played Omar Little on the HBO drama series The Wire and Albert "Chalky" White on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. He was also acclaimed for his role as Jack Gee, husband of Bessie Smith, in the HBO telefilm biopic Bessie. He has acted in supporting roles in a number of films and television series,... read more

Michael Kenneth Williams is an American actor. He played Omar Little on the HBO drama series The Wire and Albert "Chalky" White on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. He was also acclaimed for his role as Jack Gee, husband of Bessie Smith, in the HBO telefilm biopic Bessie. He has acted in supporting roles in a number of films and television series, including The Road, Inherent Vice, The Night Of, Gone Baby Gone, 12 Years a Slave, When We Rise and When They See Us.

Birth Name

Michael Kenneth Williams

Born

Tuesday, 22 November 1966

Died

Monday, 06 September 2021

Links

Actor Filmography

892 Eli Bernard 2022
Soul of a Nation Self - Host 2021
Body Brokers Wood 2021
Critical Thinking Mr. Roundtree 2020
Lovecraft Country Montrose Freeman 2020
Movies That Changed My Life Self - Guest 2020
Arkansas Almond 2020
Beastie Boys Story Self / Bob Dylan 2020
Motherless Brooklyn Trumpet Man 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

892 Eli Bernard 2022
Soul of a Nation Self - Host 2021
Body Brokers Wood 2021
Critical Thinking Mr. Roundtree 2020
Lovecraft Country Montrose Freeman 2020
Movies That Changed My Life Self - Guest 2020
Arkansas Almond 2020
Beastie Boys Story Self / Bob Dylan 2020
Motherless Brooklyn Trumpet Man 2019
Tamron Hall Self 2019
The Red Sea Diving Resort Kabede Bimro 2019
When They See Us Bobby McCray 2019
The Public Jackson 2019
SuperFly Scatter 2018
Red Table Talk Self 2018
Drop the Mic Self 2017
The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Nominee 2017
The Guest Book Gabe 2017
When We Rise Ken Jones 2017
Assassin's Creed Moussa 2016
When the Bough Breaks Roland White 2016
Black Market: Dispatches Self - Host, Self 2016
The Land Pops 2016
Ghostbusters Agent Hawkins 2016
Black Market with Michael K. Williams Self - Host, Himself - Host 2016
The Night Of Freddy Knight 2016
Hap and Leonard Leonard Pine 2016
Triple 9 Sweet Pea 2016
Anesthesia Jeffrey 2016
F Is for Family Smokey Greenwood 2015
Captive Lt. John Chestnut / Detective John Chestnut 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Guest 2015
The Spoils Before Dying Rock Banyon 2015
Bessie Jack Gee 2015
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore Self - Panelist 2015
The Gambler Neville Baraka 2014
Inherent Vice Tariq Khalil 2014
Kill the Messenger Ricky Ross 2014
Time Out of Mind Mike 2014
The Purge: Anarchy Carmelo / Carmelo Johns 2014
I Love the 2000s Self 2014
Park Bench with Steve Buscemi Self 2014
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Richard Sackler 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self - Guest (as Michael K. Williams), Self (as Michael K. Williams) 2014
RoboCop Jack Lewis 2014
That Awkward Moment Omar Little 2014
Lucas Bros Moving Co Satan / Nigerian Dude 2013
12 Years a Slave Robert 2013
Huang's World Self 2013
The Queen Latifah Show Self - Guest 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
The Arsenio Hall Show Self - Guest 2013
Jim Norton: American Degenerate Self / Himself 2013
Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film Self - Actor / Himself 2013
High School USA! Lucius 2013
Vice Self 2013
Walk This Way Rev. Daniels 2013
Snitch Malik 2013
LUV Detective Holloway 2013
Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 23-33 James / Sgt. James 2012
Larry King Now Himself - Guest (as Michael K. Williams) 2012
You're Nobody 'til Somebody Kills You Ad 2012
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Self 2012
CBS Saturday Morning Self - Guest 2012
America in Primetime Omar Little / Self 2011
The Cookout 2 Cable Guy Mike 2011
The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll Sonnyboy 2011
Rocco's Dinner Party Self 2011
Love and Hip Hop: New York Self 2011
Behind the Steve (as Michael K. Williams) 2010
Detroit 1-8-7 Clarence Warrenton 2010
Boardwalk Empire Chalky White, Chalky White / Albert 'Chalky' White 2010
Talk Stoop Self 2009
The Road Thief / The Thief 2009
Life During Wartime Allen 2009
Community Professor Marshall Kane 2009
Brooklyn's Finest Red 2009
A Day in the Life Killer Mike 2009
Addicts Lil J 2009
Tell Tale Acherton 2009
The Rotten Tomatoes Show Self - Actor 2009
The Philanthropist Dax Vahagn 2009
Wonderful World Ibu 2009
Unsung Self 2008
Miracle at St. Anna Tucker (Scared Soldier) / Tucker 2008
Belly 2: Millionaire Boyz Club Tone 2008
The Incredible Hulk Harlem Bystander / Harlem Bystande 2008
The Wendy Williams Show Self (as Michael K. Williams) 2008
The Wire: The Last Word Self 2007
The Wire Odyssey Himself / Self 2007
Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 13-22 Sgt. James 2007
The Kill Point Quincy 2007
Gone Baby Gone Devin 2007
Human Giant Chris Barksdale 2007
I Think I Love My Wife Teddy 2007
Six Degrees Michael 2006
Rachael Ray Self 2006
5up 2down Terance 2006
Mercenary for Justice Samuel Kay 2006
Killa Season Mike 2006
The Bondage Willie 2006
Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 1-12 James 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Self 2005
Lackawanna Blues Jimmy 2005
The Hour Self 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself - Guest 2005
Doing Hard Time Curtis Craig aka: Durty Curt From Detroit 2004
Boston Legal Randall Kirk 2004
CSI: NY Reggie Dunham 2004
The Wire Omar Little 2002
Alias Roberts 2001
Aqua Teen Hunger Force (voice) 2000
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Laurent / Paul, Ronnie 2000
Deadline Darin 2000
Madonna: The Video Collection 93:99 (segment "Secret") 1999
Bringing Out the Dead Drug Dealer 1999
Third Watch Cop #1 1999
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Double-D Gamble, Victor Bodine 1999
The Sopranos Ray Ray 1999
The Daily Show Self 1996
Bullet High Top 1996
Law & Order Charles Cole, Delmore Walton, Marcus Cole 1990

Producer Filmography

2021 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
2019 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Nominated
2018 Emmy Outstanding Informational Series or Special Nominated
2017 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Nominated
2015 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie Nominated
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