Jeffrey Wright

7 Dec 1965


Jeffrey Wright was born on December 7, 1965 in Washington, D.C. Jeff's father died when he was a year old, and he was raised by his mother, a lawyer, now retired from the U.S. Customs Department, and his aunt, a former nurse. Jeffrey is happily married to Carmen Ejogo, his co-star in Boycott, and they have a son.


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Filmography (38 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···The Public
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 2018)
···Hold the Dark
Genre: Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Horror
Role: Actor (as Russell Core)
(movie, 2018)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Louis Menkins)
(movie, 2018)
···Game Night
Genre: Mystery, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Agent Ron Henderson (uncredited))
(movie, 2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Charles Ogletree)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Beetee)
(movie, 2015)
···The Good Dinosaur
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Poppa (voice))
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Beetee)
(movie, 2013)
···Only Lovers Left Alive
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dr. Watson)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Beetee)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Henry)
(movie, 2013)
···A Single Shot
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Simon)
(movie, 2013)
···Broken City
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Carl Fairbanks)
(movie, 2012)
···Ernest et Célestine
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Grizzly Judge (voice English version))
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as William Black)
(movie, 2011)
8.0The Ides of March
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Senator Franklin Thompson)
(movie, 2011)
7.5Source Code
Genre: Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Dr. Rutledge)
(movie, 2008)
···Cadillac Records
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Role: Actor (as Muddy Waters)
(movie, 2008)
···Quantum of Solace
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Felix Leiter)
(movie, 2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Colin Powell)
(movie, 2007)
···The Invasion
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Galeano)
(movie, 2006)
···Casino Royale
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Felix Leiter)
(movie, 2006)
···Lady in the Water
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mr. Dury)
(movie, 2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Bennett Holiday)
(movie, 2005)
···Broken Flowers
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Winston)
(movie, 2004)
···The Manchurian Candidate
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as CPL Al Melvin)
(movie, 2004)
···Sin's Kitchen
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Rex)
(movie, 2003)
···Angels in America
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Belize)
(movie, 2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor
(movie, 2001)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Howard Bingham)
(movie, 2001)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.)
(movie, 2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Peoples Hernandez)
(movie, 2000)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gravedigger)
(movie, 2000)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Ninny)
(movie, 1999)
···Ride with the Devil
Genre: Drama, Western, Romance, War
By: Ang Lee
Role: Actor (as Daniel Holt)
(movie, 1998)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Greg)
(movie, 1998)
···Too Tired to Die
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Balzac Man)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Jean Michel Basquiat)