Wendell Pierce

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Wendell Edward Pierce is an American actor. He is known for his roles in HBO dramas such as Detective Bunk Moreland in The Wire and trombonist Antoine Batiste in Treme, as well as portraying James Greer in Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, as high-powered attorney Robert Zane in Suits, and as Michael Davenport in Waiting to Exhale. Pierce also had roles in the films Malcolm X, Ray, and Selma. read more

Wendell Edward Pierce is an American actor. He is known for his roles in HBO dramas such as Detective Bunk Moreland in The Wire and trombonist Antoine Batiste in Treme, as well as portraying James Greer in Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, as high-powered attorney Robert Zane in Suits, and as Michael Davenport in Waiting to Exhale. Pierce also had roles in the films Malcolm X, Ray, and Selma. Pierce performed the lead role of Willy Loman in the 2019 production of Death of a Salesman on the West End in London at the Piccadilly Theatre.

Born

Sunday, 08 December 1963

Links

Actor Filmography

Harry & Meghan: A Royal Crisis Himself - Actor (archive footage) 2020
2019 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Himself - Presenter 2019
Burning Cane Reverend Tillman 2019
Clemency Jonathan Williams 2019
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan James Greer 2018
One Last Thing Dylan Derringer 2018
Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. Detective Lee Tucker 2018
Piercing Doctor 2018
Somebody Feed Phil Himself 2018
Rodents of Unusual Size Narrator 2017
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Harry & Meghan: A Royal Crisis Himself - Actor (archive footage) 2020
2019 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards Himself - Presenter 2019
Burning Cane Reverend Tillman 2019
Clemency Jonathan Williams 2019
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan James Greer 2018
One Last Thing Dylan Derringer 2018
Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. Detective Lee Tucker 2018
Piercing Doctor 2018
Somebody Feed Phil Himself 2018
Rodents of Unusual Size Narrator 2017
Harry Himself 2016
Bad Moms Principal Daryl Burr 2016
Confirmation Clarence Thomas 2016
Grease Live! Coach Calhoun 2016
Pickle and Peanut Dr. Craig (voice) 2015
The Runner Frank Legrand 2015
The Gift Detective Mills 2015
Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band Andy Kirk (voice) 2015
The Odd Couple Teddy 2015
Runaway Hearts Paul 2015
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore Himself, Himself - Panelist 2015
Selma Rev. Hosea Williams 2014
The Night Shift Walt 2014
Elsa & Fred Armande 2014
Foreclosure Virgil 2014
Chicago P.D. Ray Price, Alderman Price 2014
The Michael J. Fox Show Harris Green 2013
Four Joe 2013
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself - Guest 2013
The Real Himself - Selma 2013
Exhale Himself 2013
Ray Donovan Ronald Keith 2013
Möbius Bob 2013
Parker Carlson 2013
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 J. Jenks 2012
Lay the Favorite Dave the Rave 2012
Horrible Bosses Detective Hagan 2011
Suits Robert Zane 2011
The Mortician Clinger 2011
Night Catches Us David Gordon 2010
Overheard with Evan Smith Himself - Interviewee 2010
The Big Uneasy Himself - Narration (voice) 2010
If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise Himself 2010
Love Ranch Naasih Mohammed 2010
Treme Antoine Batiste 2010
Archer Verl (voice) 2009
Drop Dead Diva Neal David 2009
Hawthorne Dr. Michael Schilling 2009
Fear Itself Wiilbur Orwell 2008
In Plain Sight Dr. Warren McBride, Warren Morris 2008
The Wire Odyssey Himself 2007
The Wire: The Chronicles Det. William 'Bunk' Moreland 2007
Women's Murder Club Bill Schroeder 2007
Pariah Arthur 2007
I Think I Love My Wife Sean 2007
Life Support Slick 2007
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Detective 2007
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts Himself 2006
House of Payne Jeffrey Lucas 2006
Stay Alive Detective Thibodeaux 2006
Close to Home Sam Carter 2005
Law & Order: Trial by Jury Dr. Richard Link 2005
Numb3rs William Bradford 2005
Ray Wilbur Brassfield 2004
Land Of Plenty Henry 2004
A Hole In One Dan 2004
The Fighting Temptations Reverend Lewis 2003
Real Time with Bill Maher Himself - Guest 2003
Brown Sugar Simon 2002
The Wire Det. William 'Bunk' Moreland 2002
My Wife and Kids Dr. Boucher 2001
The Weber Show Wendell Simms 2000
Girlfriends Anthony Jackson 2000
God, the Devil and Bob (voice) 2000
City of Angels Norbert Grimly 2000
Third Watch Officer Conrad 'Candyman' Jones 1999
Judging Amy Harry Benton 1999
Shadows of the Past Reverend Tillis 1999
The 24 Hour Woman Roy Labelle 1999
The Expert Dr. Worseley 1999
The Brian Benben Show Kevin La Rue 1998
Bulworth Fred 1998
The Advocate's Devil Justin 1997
The Gregory Hines Show Carl Stevenson 1997
413 Hope St. Taffy 1997
Sleepers Little Caesar 1996
Get On The Bus Wendell 1996
Moloney Calvin Patterson 1996
Waiting To Exhale Michael Davenport 1995
New York News 1995
Hackers Agent Dick Gill 1995
Bye Bye Love Hector 1995
New York Undercover Dr. Anthony Fisher 1994
It Could Happen to You Bo Williams 1994
Strapped District Attorney 1993
Manhattan Murder Mystery Policeman 1993
Malcolm X Ben Thomas 1992
I'll Fly Away Charles 1991
A Rage In Harlem Louis 1991
The 10 Million Dollar Getaway Parnell "Stacks" Edwards 1991
The General Motors Playwrights Theater Sergeant Kelly 1991
Law & Order Roger Porter, Jerome Bryant, Chief Ola-Gimju Nwaka, Mr. Wade 1990
A Matter Of Degrees Wells Dennard 1990
Family Business Prosecutor 1989
Casualties Of War MacIntire 1989
A Man Called Hawk Derrick West 1989
Vietnam War Story French 1987
The Money Pit Paramedic 1986
The Equalizer Dr. Wolff 1985
Entertainment Tonight Himself 1981

Producer Filmography

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