Mykelti Williamson
Mykelti Williamson

Gender

Male

Known Credits

19

Mykelti Williamson

Date of Birth: Mar 04, 1957

Birthplace:  Saint Louis, Missouri, USA

 

 

Biography

Perhaps best remembered for his touching performance as Bubba opposite Tom Hanks in the Academy Award-winning Forrest Gump (1994), Mykelti Williamson is one of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood, who has been steadily honing his craft since he first began acting professionally at the age of 18. This past fall Williamson starred as Lt. Philip Gerard, the hardnosed detective determined to recapture escaped convict Dr. Richard Kimble (Tim Daly) in CBS update of the classic 1960s action series The Fugitive (2000). The son of an Air Force Staff Sergeant (father) and certified public accountant (mother), Williamson was born in St.

Known For

Filmography

Rebel

Rebel

as Rene Knight

2017

Fences

Fences

as Gabriel Maxson

2016

August Rush

August Rush

as Reverend James

2007

After the Sunset

After the Sunset

as Agent Stafford

2004

Three Kings

Three Kings

as Colonel Horn

1999

Species II

Species II

as Dennis Gamble

1998

Primary Colors

Primary Colors

as Dewayne Smith

1998

Con Air

Con Air

as Mike O'Dell

1997

Heat

Heat

as Sergeant Drucker

1995

Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump

as Pvt. Benjamin Buford 'Bubba' Blue

1994

Free Willy

Free Willy

as Dwight Mercer

1993

The First Power

The First Power

as Det. Oliver Franklin

1990

Miracle Mile

Miracle Mile

as Wilson

1989

Streets of Fire

Streets of Fire

as B.J. - The Sorels

1984

The Outer Limits

The Outer Limits

as  Dr. Michael Alders

1969

The Good Wife

The Good Wife

as  Matthew Wade

1969