Michael Kenneth Williams

Profession: Actor
Michael Kenneth Williams
Birthdate: November 22, 1966
Date of death: September 06, 2021
Age: 54 years
Country: United States United States
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Stature: 1,78 m (5 ft 10 in)


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Michael Kenneth Williams Nominations & Awards

Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG)

 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series WINNER
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED
 - Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series NOMINATED


 - Best Supporting Actor in a TV Series - Drama NOMINATED
 - Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV NOMINATED

Critics Choice Award

 - Best Supporting Actor in a TV Series - Drama WINNER
 - Best Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture NOMINATED
Michael Kenneth Williams was an American Actor. He has won two Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) and an Critics Choice Awards. He's known for 12 Years a Slave (2013), Gone Baby Gone (2007) and Inherent Vice (2014).

All Movies of Michael Kenneth Williams

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  • Body Brokers
    Utah (Jack Kilmer) and Opal (Alice Englert) are junkies living on the streets of rural Ohio until a seemingly chance encounter with the enigmatic Wood (Michael Kenneth Williams) brings them to Los Angeles for drug treatment. Utah ...
    Character: Wood
    United States  2021
  • Lovecraft Country (TV Series)
    TV Series (2020). 10 Episodes. Atticus Black (Jonathan Majors) joins up with his friend Letitia (Jurnee Smollett-Bell) and his Uncle George (Courtney B. Vance) to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of hi...
    Character:  Montrose Freeman 10 episodes, 2020
    United States  2020
  • Arkansas
    A pair of low level drug runners (Liam Hemsworth & Clark Duke) in the Dixie Mafia live by the orders of an Arkansas-based drug kingpin, whom they’ve never met. But when a deal goes horribly wrong, deadly consequences ensue.
    Character: Almond
    United States  2020
  • Motherless Brooklyn
    Set against the backdrop of 1950s New York, Motherless Brooklyn follows Lionel Essrog, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's Syndrome, as he ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend, Frank Minna.
    Character: Trumpet Man
    United States  2019
  • The Red Sea Diving Resort
    Mossad agents work to rescue and evacuate Jewish-Ethiopians to Israel from Sudan in the early 80s.
    United States  2019
  • When They See Us (TV Miniseries)
    Based on a true story that gripped the country, the limited series will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.
    United States  2019
  • The Public
    A sit-in by patrons at a public library escalates into a police standoff and a media sideshow. An unusually bitter Arctic blast has made its way to downtown Cincinnati. At odds with library officials over how to handle the extreme...
    United States  2018
  • SuperFly
    A remake of the 1972 blaxploitation film 'Super Fly', in which an African-American man finds that leaving behind his life of crime is more difficult than he'd imagined. Youngblood Priest (Trevor Young), a cocaine dealer, decides t...
    Character: Scatter
    United States  2018
  • When We Rise (TV Miniseries)
    A chronicled re-telling the gay rights movement in the United States, beginning with the Stonewall riots in 1969.
    Character:  Ken Jones 4 episodes, 2017
    United States  2017
  • Assassin's Creed
    Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious...
    Character: Moussa (as Michael K. Williams)
    United States  2016
  • The Night Of (TV Miniseries)
    8 Episodes. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.
    Character:  Freddy Knight 6 episodes, 2016
    United States  2016
  • Triple 9
    A group of corrupt police officers are blackmailed into pulling off a seemingly impossible heist. They plot the murder of a rookie police officer in order to orchestrate a "999", code for 'officer down', to pull off the heist acro
    Character: Sweet Pea (as Michael K. Williams)
    United States  2016
  • Assassin's Creed
    Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious...
    Character: Moussa (as Michael K. Williams)
    United States  2016
  • Ghostbusters
    30 years after Ghostbusters took the world by storm, the beloved franchise makes its long-awaited return. Director Paul Feig brings his fresh take to the supernatural comedy, joined by some of the funniest actors working today.
    Character: Agente Hawkins
    United States  2016
  • Bessie (TV)
    The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s.
    Character: Jack Gee
    United States  2015
  • The Purge: Anarchy
    A couple are driving home to their kids when their car runs out of gas just as the Purge commences. Meanwhile, Leo goes out into the streets to get revenge on the man who killed his son, and a mother and daughter run from their ho...
    United States  2014
  • RoboCop
    Year 2018. In a crime-ridden city, a fatally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg with submerged memories haunting him.
    Character: Jack Lewis (as Michael K. Williams)
    United States  2014
  • Time Out of Mind
    George (Richard Gere), a man on the decline, enters the New York City homeless shelter system when he runs out of options. George struggles to navigate his way through this new world with the help of Dixon, a shelter veteran while...
    Character: Mike
    United States  2014
  • The Gambler
    Jim Bennett is a risk taker. Both an English professor and a high-stakes gambler, Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Always one step ahead, Bennett pits his creditor against ...
    Character: Neville Baraka
    United States  2014
  • Kill the Messenger
    A dramatic thriller based on the remarkable true story of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary Webb. Webb stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation’s streets...
    Character: Ricky Ross
    United States  2014
  • Inherent Vice
    Los Angeles in 1970. It's been a while since private detective Doc Sportello has seen his ex- girlfriend Shasta. Suddenly she shows up with a story about a plot to kidnap a billionaire land developer whom she just happens to be in...
    Character: Tariq Khalil
    United States  2014
  • They Die by Dawn
    Four outlaws with a bounty on each head, set a date for a shootout in Langston, Oklahoma. The last man takes the collective bounty. Violence and mayhem ensue.
    Character: Nat Love
    United States  2013
  • 12 Years a Slave
    Based on a true story, 12 YEARS A SLAVE is a riveting account of a free black man kidnapped and sold into brutal slavery in mid-1850s Louisiana, and the inspiring story of his desperate struggle to return home to his family. Solom...
    United States  2013
  • Detroit 1-8-7 (TV Series)
    TV Series (2010-2011). 1 Season. 18 Episodes. Fictional documentarians follow and film Detroit homicide police.
    United States  2010
  • Boardwalk Empire - Pilot (TV)
    January 1920. On the eve of Prohibition, Atlantic City's Treasurer, Nucky Thompson, condemns alcohol at a Women's Temperance League meeting, where he is noticed by Margaret Schroeder, a pretty, pregnant housewife who comes to him ...
    United States  2010
  • Boardwalk Empire (TV Series)
    From Terence Winter, the Emmy Award winning writer of 'The Sopranos' and Academy Award winning director Martin Scorsese. Set in the Prohibition era of the 1920s Boardwalk Empire is the story of Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, th...
    Character:  Chalky White 56 episodes, 2010-2014
    United States  2010
  • The Philanthropist (TV Series)
    The title character, Teddy Rist (portrayed by James Purefoy), is a billionaire playboy haunted by the death of his only child. His life changes when he rescues a young boy during a hurricane in Nigeria. As a result, Rist begins us...
    Character:  Dax Vahagn 8 episodes, 2009
    United States  2009
  • Life During Wartime
    There is Joy, who discovers her husband Allen is not quite cured of his peculiar “affliction” and runs away, seeking solace and guidance from her mother and sisters; her former suitor Andy, now deceased, but still never giving...
    Character: Allen
    United States  2009
  • Brooklyn's Finest
    Three unconnected Brooklyn cops wind up at the same deadly location after enduring vastly different career paths. Burned out veteran Eddie Dugan (Richard Gere) is just one week away from his pension and a fishing cabin in Connecti...
    Character: Red
    United States  2009
  • Wonderful World
    A misanthropic divorcée finds love despite all his efforts against it.
    United States  2009
  • The Road
    A post-apocalyptic tale of a man trying to get his son to safety. A cadaverous Viggo Mortensen plays the father whose only reason to go on living is to protect his son (Kodi Smit-McPhee) day by stolen day. An unexplained cataclysm...
    Character: Thief
    United States  2009
  • The Incredible Hulk (Hulk 2)
    The Incredible Hulk kicks off an all-new, explosive and action-packed epic of one of the most popular Super Heroes of all time. In the film, scientist Bruce Banner desperately hunts for a cure to the gamma radiation that poisoned ...
    Character: Harlem Bystander
    United States  2008
  • Gone Baby Gone
    Gone Baby Gone is a crime thriller adapted and directed by Ben Affleck, set in Boston, and based on the novel of the same title by Dennis Lehane. It stars Casey Affleck and Michelle Monaghan, as Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro, ...
    Character: Devin
    United States  2007
  • Mercenary
    Seagal plays a CIA covert operative who is forced into helping a team of mercenaries stage a jailbreak for a wealthy client when his best friend's wife and son are kidnapped by the same mercenaries. All the while the CIA are in pu...
    Character: Samuel Kay
  • The Wire (TV Series)
    TV Series (2002-2008). 5 Seasons. 60 episodes. This unvarnished, highly realistic HBO series follows a single sprawling drug and murder investigation in Baltimore. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, ...
    United States  2002