William Allen Young

Actor · Director
IVA Star Rating : 67
William Allen Young is an American actor and director who has starred in over 100 television, stage, and film projects, including two Academy Award-nominated films, A Soldier's Story and District 9. He is best known for his roles as Frank Mitchell on UPN’s Moesha, Dr. Rollie Guthrie on the CBS medical drama Code Black, and as Judge Joseph Ratner on CBS’s CSI Miami. read more

William Allen Young is an American actor and director who has starred in over 100 television, stage, and film projects, including two Academy Award-nominated films, A Soldier's Story and District 9. He is best known for his roles as Frank Mitchell on UPN’s Moesha, Dr. Rollie Guthrie on the CBS medical drama Code Black, and as Judge Joseph Ratner on CBS’s CSI Miami. His other television credits include ABC’s The Day After, General Hospital, CBS’s Madame Secretary, JAG, Atlanta Child Murders, and The Women of Brewster Place, among other shows. He is also credited with helping to diversity the ranks of writers, actors, directors and producers in Hollywood through the landmark 2000 TV Network Agreement, which he helped broker while serving as a former co-chair of the African-American Steering Committee of the Directors Guild of America.

Born

Sunday, 24 January 1954

Actor Filmography

Christmas Hotel Carl 2019
Good Girls Lawyer 2018
This Is Us Councilman Wilkins 2016
Code Black Dr. Rollie Guthrie, Dr. Rollie Guthrie (credit only) / Dr. Rollie Guthrie 2015
The Cookie Mobster Grundy 2014
Madam Secretary Deputy Secretary Of State Steven Cushing 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
The Real Self 2013
Rock the House Blu 2011
Detroit 1-8-7 Dr. Jonathan Dozier 2010
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Christmas Hotel Carl 2019
Good Girls Lawyer 2018
This Is Us Councilman Wilkins 2016
Code Black Dr. Rollie Guthrie, Dr. Rollie Guthrie (credit only) / Dr. Rollie Guthrie 2015
The Cookie Mobster Grundy 2014
Madam Secretary Deputy Secretary Of State Steven Cushing 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
The Real Self 2013
Rock the House Blu 2011
Detroit 1-8-7 Dr. Jonathan Dozier 2010
Good Luck Charlie Harry Wentz 2010
District 9 Dirk Michaels 2009
Castle Jerry Camden 2009
The Mentalist Matt Etienne 2008
Depth Charge Capt. Daniel Lewis 2008
Primal Doubt Detective Ben Riggs 2007
Saving Grace Robbery Detective 2007
October Road Lawyer 2007
The Game Colonel Westbrook 2006
Murder 101 Lt. Dietrich 2006
Commander in Chief Senator Kevin Colby 2005
Medium Wesley Judson 2005
Detective Newbold 2005
NCIS Director Barry Hutchins 2003
Nip/Tuck Mr. Staubeck 2003
Fear X Agent Lawrence 2003
CSI: Miami Chief Judge Joseph Ratner 2002
The Agency Police Interrogator 2001
The District Reverend Hamilton 2000
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Duane McWane 2000
Soul Food Coach John Robinson 2000
The Parkers Frank Mitchell 1999
Any Day Now Clyde 'Turk' Terhune, Turk Terhune 1998
Moesha Frank Mitchell 1996
JAG Henry Kale 1995
Serving In Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story 1995
Drop Squad George Truelove 1994
Chicago Hope Explosive Expert Sgt. Robb 1994
Sweet Justice Billy Wilson 1994
Robin's Hoods Agent Sullivan 1994
Almost Dead Henzes 1994
Babylon 5 Jason Ironheart 1994
Diagnosis Murder Alexander Damon 1993
South of Sunset 1993
Dave's World 1993
The Sinbad Show Curtis 1993
Stalking Laura Chris 1993
Love & War Andrew 1992
Renegade Calvin 1992
The Waterdance Les 1992
Home Improvement Gus 1991
Sisters Dr. Ripley 1991
Lies Before Kisses Daniel 1991
Cop Rock Jerome Hall 1990
Spies Inc. Rob 1990
The Outsiders Emmett Sinclair 1990
Lock Up Braden 1989
The Women of Brewster Place Eugene 1989
Murphy Brown Lawyer #1 1988
American Experience William Coleman 1988
Father Dowling Mysteries Elliot Wagner 1987
Tour of Duty Coyote 2 / CPT J. T. Slaney, USAF 1987
Mariah Rev. Howard Bouchard 1987
Wisdom Agent Williamson 1986
Amen Roger Holloway 1986
L.A. Law Victor Dune 1986
Matlock Roy Stevens, Police Lieutenant 1986
Sins Jacques Danvers 1986
Blacke's Magic 1986
Outrage! Lester Crewe 1986
Jagged Edge Greg Arnold 1985
The Twilight Zone John Parker 1985
227 Tony Langford 1985
The Atlanta Child Murders Withers 1985
A Soldier's Story Private Henson 1984
The Day After Airman Billy McCoy 1983
Women of San Quentin Larry Jennings 1983
Scarecrow and Mrs. King Curt Hollis 1983
Hotel Errol 1982
Fame Robert Summers 1982
Cagney & Lacey Billy 1981
CBS Schoolbreak Special Rev. James Jordan 1984
Knots Landing Cliff Templeton, Cliff Templeman 1979
Freedom Road Older Jeff Jackson 1979
The Dukes of Hazzard Marv 1979
The Jeffersons Ernie 1975

Director Filmography

The Parkers 1999
Moesha 1996
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