Keith David

Birthday:

06/04/1956

Place of birth:

Harlem - New York - USA:

Biography:

Keith David Williams (born June 4, 1956), better known as Keith David, is an American film, television, and voice actor, and singer. He is perhaps most known for his live-action roles in such films as Crash, There's Something About Mary, Barbershop and Men at Work. He has also had memorable roles in numerous cult favorites, including John Carpenter's films The Thing (as Childs) and They Live (as Armitage), the Riddick films Pitch Black and The Chronicles of Riddick (as the Imam), the General in Armageddon, King in Oliver Stone's Platoon, and Big Tim in Darren Aronofsky's Requiem for a Dream. David is also well known for his voice over career, primarily his Emmy winning work as the narrator of numerous Ken Burns films. Characters that he has voiced include Goliath on the Disney series Gargoyles, the Arbiter in Halo 2 and Halo 3, David Anderson in Mass Effect and Mass Effect 2, the Decepticon Barricade in Transformers: The Game, Julius Little in Saints Row and Saints Row 2, Sgt. Foley in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Dr. Facilier in The Princess and the Frog, and Chaos in Dissidia: Final Fantasy and Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy. Description above from the Wikipedia article Keith David, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia



Credits

Savage Dog (2017)
Valentine
Range 15 (2016)
Colonel Holloway
The Nice Guys (2016)
Older Guy
Jackie Robinson (2016)
Narrator
Dirty Lies (2016)
Doc
Halo 5: Guardians (2015)
The Arbiter
Boiling Pot (2015)
Agent Long
Union Furnace (2015)
Pin Stripe
Secrets of the Magic City (2015)
Mr. Daniels
Kids vs Monsters (2015)
Barry
Remaking the Legend - Halo 2 Anniversary (2014)
Field of Lost Shoes (2014)
Old Judge
Birds of Paradise (2014)
Old Buzzard (voice)
Frog Kingdom (2013)
Frog King
Free Birds (2013)
Chief Broadbeak (Voice)
Sons of Liberty (2013)
Nathan Reynolds
Assault on Wall Street (2013)
Freddy
Black Asylum (2013)
Agent Davis
The Bible (2013)
Narrator
Don't Pass Me By (2013)
David Knox
Christmas in Compton (2012)
Big Earl
Cloud Atlas (2012)
Kupaka / Joe Napier / An-kor Apis / Prescient
Double or Nothing (2012)
Homeless Dude
Smiley (2012)
Diamond
The Last Fall (2012)
AniMen: The Galactic Battle (2012)
Sergeant Brass
The Greening of Whitney Brown (2011)
Clerk
Pastor Brown (2011)
Pastor Brown
Hopelessly in June (2011)
Dalbert Myers
The Inheritance (2011)
Uncle Melvin
Samuel Bleak (2011)
Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming (2010)
Terry
Chain Letter (2010)
Det. Jim Crenshaw
Baseball: The Tenth Inning (2010)
Narrator
Lottery Ticket (2010)
Sweet Tee
Something Like A Business (2010)
Sebastian
Meet Monica Velour (2010)
Claude
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Reverend Davis
The Princess and the Frog (2009)
Dr. Facilier (voice)
All About Steve (2009)
Corbitt
Gamer (2009)
Agent Keith
The Butcher (2009)
Larry Cobb
Don McKay (2009)
Otis Kent
Charlie Valentine (2009)
Sal
Coraline (2009)
Cat (voice)
Behind Enemy Lines III: Colombia (2009)
Commander Scott Boytano
Against the Dark (2009)
Lt. Waters
S.I.S. (2008)
Joseph Armstrong
The Fifth Commandment (2008)
Max "Coolbreeze" Templeton
No Bad Days (2008)
Terrence
The Sensei (2008)
Minister
My Mom's New Boyfriend (2008)
FBI Chief Conrad
Superhero Movie (2008)
The Chief of Police
Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)
The Centre (voice)
First Sunday (2008)
Judge B. Bennet Galloway
The War (2007)
Narrator
Delta Farce (2007)
Sgt. Kilgore
If I Had Known I Was a Genius (2007)
Dad
The Last Sentinel (2007)
Colonel Norton
Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil (2006)
MCPO Scott Boytano
ATL (2006)
John Garnett
The Oh in Ohio (2006)
Coach Popovitch
Dirty (2005)
Captain Spain
Transporter 2 (2005)
Stappleton
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Father
Crash (2005)
Lt. Dixon
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004)
CIA Director
Last Stand of the Great Bear (2004)
Narrator
Beef II (2004)
Narrator
The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury (2004)
Abu al-Walid (Voice)
The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Imam
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004)
Narrator (voice)
Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip (2003)
Narrator
Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (2003)
Narrator (voice)
Hollywood Homicide (2003)
Leon
Agent Cody Banks (2003)
CIA Director
Head of State (2003)
Bernard Cooper
29 Palms (2002)
The Sheriff
Ultimate Fights from the Movies (2002)
Frank (They Live) (archive footage)
Barbershop (2002)
Lester Wallace
Mark Twain (2002)
Narrator (voice)
Novocaine (2001)
Detective Lunt
Egypt's Golden Empire (2001)
Narrator
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
Council Member (voice)
Semper Fi (2001)
Gunnery Sgt. Brinkloff
Jazz (2001)
Narrator
Seduced: Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Detective Charles Desett
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Big Tim
Where the Heart Is (2000)
Moses Whitecotten
Pitch Black (2000)
Abu "Imam" al-Walid
Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony (1999)
Frederick Douglass (voice)
ATF (1999)
F.B.I. Director Richard Long
Todd McFarlane's Spawn 3: The Ultimate Battle (1999)
Al Simmons/Spawn
Todd McFarlane's Spawn 2 (1998)
Al Simmons/Spawn
There's Something About Mary (1998)
Charlie Jensen
Armageddon (1998)
General Kimsey
Murder, She Wrote: South by Southwest (1997)
Algric Bartles
Executive Target (1997)
Lamar
Hercules (1997)
Apollo the Sun God
Todd McFarlane's Spawn (1997)
Al Simmons/Spawn
Volcano (1997)
Police Lieutenant Ed Fox
Flipping (1997)
Leo Richards, Gang Leader
Johns (1996)
Homeless John
Larger Than Life (1996)
Hurst
Eye for an Eye (1996)
Martin
The Grave (1996)
The Priest
Dead Presidents (1995)
Kirby
Clockers (1995)
André the Giant
Blue in the Face (1995)
Jackie Robinson
The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Sgt. Cantrell
The Puppet Masters (1994)
Alex Holland
Reality Bites (1994)
Roger
The Last Outlaw (1993)
Lovecraft
Nails (1992)
Noah Owens
Article 99 (1992)
Luther Jermoe
Final Analysis (1992)
Detective Huggins
Marked for Death (1990)
Max
Men at Work (1990)
Louis Fedders
Always (1989)
Powerhouse
Road House (1989)
Ernie Bass
They Live (1988)
Frank
Bird (1988)
Buster Franklin
Stars & Bars (1988)
Eugene Teagarden
Off Limits (1988)
Maurice
Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Embassy Gate Captain
Hot Pursuit (1987)
Alphonso
Platoon (1986)
King
The Thing (1982)
Childs
Service to Man ()
Dean Holmes