Method Man

1 Apr 1971


Clifford Smith (born April 1, 1971 in Staten Island, New York), better known by his stage name Method Man or Meth is an American hip hop artist, record producer, actor and member of the hip hop collective Wu-Tang Clan. He took his stage name from the 1979 film The Fearless Young Boxer, also known as Method Man. He is one half of the rap duo Method Man & Redman along with fellow rapper Redman. He won a Grammy for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "I'll Be There for You/You're All I Need to Get By" with Mary J. Blige.

He appeared in the motion pictures Belly, How High, Garden State as well as a minor role in The Wackness. On television, he and hip-hop collaborator Redman co-starred on the short-lived Fox sitcom Method & Red, and he had a recurring role as Calvin "Cheese" Wagstaff on the acclaimed HBO drama series The Wire.


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Filmography (19 titles)

(movie, 2018)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Narcotics Detective Barker)
(movie, 2018)
···Future World
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Tattooed Face)
(movie, 2017)
···Where's The Money?
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor
(movie, 2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Method Man)
(movie, 2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cheddar)
(movie, 2015)
···Staten Island Summer
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Konko)
(movie, 2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Temembe)
(movie, 2014)
···The Cobbler
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ludlow)
(movie, 2011)
···The Sitter
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jacolby)
(movie, 2011)
···The Mortician
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Foreign
Role: Actor (as The Mortician)
(movie, 2010)
···Sinners and Saints
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Weddo)
(movie, 2008)
···The Wackness
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Percy)
(movie, 2008)
···Meet the Spartans
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Persian)
(movie, 2004)
···Soul Plane
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Muggsy)
(movie, 2004)
···Garden State
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Diego)
(movie, 2004)
···My Baby's Daddy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as No Good (Randall))
(movie, 2001)
···How High
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Silas P. Silas)
(movie, 1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Shameek)
(movie, 1996)
···The Great White Hype
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Himself)