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Michael Potts (actor)

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Name  Michael Potts

Role  Actor
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Awards  Obie Award for Performance
Movies and TV shows  True Detective, The Wire, Conspiracy Theory, Hackers, The Peacemaker
Similar  Nic Pizzolatto, David Simon, Trey Parker, Richard Donner, Iain Softley

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Michael Potts is an American actor. He is best known for playing the roles of Brother Mouzone in The Wire and Mafala Hatimbi in The Book of Mormon musical.


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Stage appearances

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  • Brazil, The America Play, New York Shakespeare Festival, MartinsonHall, Public Theater, New York City, 1994
  • Gratiano, Overtime, Manhattan Theatre Club Stage II, New York City, 1996
  • David Bradley, Mud, River, Stone, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, New York City, 1997
  • Sir Lucius O'Trigger, The Rivals, Adams Memorial Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Williamstown, MA, 1998
  • Julius Snaith, A Cup of Coffee, Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven,CT, 1999
  • Nicola, Arms and the Man, Roundabout Theatre Company, Gramercy Theatre, New York City, 2000
  • Ray and doctor, Joe Fearless (A Fan Dance), New York Performance Works, Atlantic Theatre, New York City, 2000
  • Brooklyn Bridge (staged reading), National Arts Club, New York City, 2000
  • Benvolio, Romeo and Juliet, Center Theatre Group, Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, 2001
  • Revivalist minister, Salome (staged reading), Falconworks ArtistsGroup, New York City, 2001
  • Rudy, Once Around the City, Second Stage Theatre, New York City, 2001
  • Feste, Twelfth Night, New York Shakespeare Festival, Delacorte Theatre, Public Theater, New York City, 2002
  • Golden Boy, Encores!, City Center Theatre, New York City, 2002
  • Haiti, Brave New World: American Theatre Responds to 9/11, TownHall Theatre, New York City, 2002
  • Counselor to the king, The Persians, National Actors Theatre, Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, New York City, 2003
  • Member of ensemble, Highway Ulysses, American Repertory Theatre Company, Loeb Drama Center, Cambridge, MA, 2003
  • Member of ensemble, Lennon, Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway, New York City, 2005
  • Brooks Sr./Brooks Jr., Grey Gardens, Walter Kerr Theatre, Broadway, New York City, 2006-2007
  • Buckingham, Richard III, Classic Stage Company, New York City, 2007
  • Alonso, The Tempest, Classic Stage Company, New York City, 2008
  • Mafaka Hatimbi, The Book of Mormom, Eugene O'Neill Theatre, Broadway, New York City, 2011-2013
  • Chaplain, Mother Courage and Her Children, Classic Stage Company, New York City, 2016
  • Little Joe Jackson, Cabin in the Sky, Encores, City Center Theatre, New York City, 2016
  • Lucien, Aubergine, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, New York City, 2016
  • Turnbo, Jitney, Manhattan Theatre Club, Samuel J. Friedman Theater, Broadway, New York City, 2017

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  • Appeared in Jocasta, Voice and Vision Company, New York City; appeared in New York City productions of The 52nd Street Project, Playboy of the West Indies, and Rent; appeared in regional productions of The Hostage, Love's Labour's Lost, Othello, and Randy Newman's Faust; also appeared in The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World and St. Joan of the Stockyards.
  • Film appearances

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  • Bill, Halloween Night (also known as The Damning, DeathMask, and Hack-o-Lantern), Atlantic Video, 1990
  • Tow truck driver, Hackers, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1995
  • First DOE technician, The Peacemaker, DreamWorks, 1997
  • Justice guard, Conspiracy Theory, Warner Bros., 1997
  • Black People Hate Me and They Hate My Glasses (short film), 2000
  • Archibald Smith, 37, Regner Grasten Film Production, 2016
  • Also appeared in George: A True Story and Stonewall.
  • Television appearances

  • Mel, "Yes, We Have NO Cannolis," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1996
  • Reggie Dobbs, "Entrapment," Law & Order, NBC, 1997
  • Detective Jackson, "No Secrets," Trinity, NBC, 1998
  • Floyd, "The Wedding," Cosby, CBS, 1999
  • Reinhardt, "Medium Rare," Oz, HBO, 2001
  • Brother Mouzone, The Wire, HBO, 2003-2004
  • Nigel Saladu, Flight of the Conchords, HBO, 2009
  • Detective Maynard Gilbough, True Detective, HBO, 2014
  • Travers, Person of Interest, CBS, 2014
  • Sid Bunderslaw, Gotham, FOX, 2015
  • Walt Henderson, Show Me a Hero, HBO, 2015
  • Senator Fred Reynolds, Madam Secretary, CBS, 2016
  • Also appeared in As the World Turns, CBS; Comic Strip Live, Fox; One Life to Live, ABC; and Queens Supreme, CBS.
  • Other

  • Voice, The West (miniseries), PBS, 1996
  • Voice of Isaac, Thomas Jefferson (special), PBS, 1997
  • References

    Michael Potts (actor) Wikipedia

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