Wood Harris Biography

Birthday: 1969-10-17
Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois USA
Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m) Mini Biography Born
Wiki Biography: Born Sherwin David Harris in Chicago, Illinois, to John and Mattie Harris. However, he works under his nickname, Wood. Attended New York University Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School. Has performed in many films and various stage productions including plays by 'August Wilson', William Shakespeare and Tennessee Williams. He is one of the stars of the HBO series "The Wire" (2002), which was recently chosen by Time magazine as one of best TV shows of all time. He is regarded as one of the best actors of his generation. Wood is the younger brother of Steve Harris, star of the ABC legal drama "The Practice" (1997). Wood, like his brother, splits his time between New York and California.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Wire Avon Barksdale Crime
Comedytrain Chicky Comedy
Committed 2005 - 2005 Comedy
The Wendy Williams Experience 2006 Talk Show
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Committed 1984
Above the Rim 1994 Crime, Drama, Sport
Spenser: Small Vices 1999 Crime, Drama, Mystery
Train Ride 2000
Remember the Titans Julius Campbell 2000 Drama, Sport
The Gold Cup Clayton 2000 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Paid in Full 2002 0, 0
Dirty 2005 Comedy, 0, Game Show
Not Easily Broken 2009 Drama, Romance
Dough Boys Julian France 2009 Action, Crime, Drama
Next Day Air Guch 2009 Action, Comedy, Crime
Just Another Day A-Maze 2009 Drama, Music
Dredd Kay 2012 Sport, 0
The Babymakers Darrell 2012 Comedy
Ransum Games Henchman #1 2014 Crime
Sweetwater Sweetwater 2014 Sport
Going Under Prince 2016 Comedy