Afemo Omilami

Highest Rated:
93%     Glory (1989)
Lowest Rated:
11%     Chill Factor (1999)
Birthday:
Dec 13
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:


Character actor Afemo Omilami built a career out of portraying gritty, urban types in Hollywood features, often with an aggressive edge, such as taxi drivers, longshoremen, barkeeps, drill sergeants, and angry spouses. Omilami debuted onscreen in the late '70s and evolved into an…

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
85% The Good Lie
  • Dr. Monyang
$2.1M 2014
71% Forrest Gump
  • Drill Sargeant
$0.4M 2014
28% G.I. Joe: Retaliation
  • Chairman Joint Chief of Staff
$122.5M 2013
89% The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • District 11 Mayor
$424.6M 2013
Steel Magnolias
  • Actor
-- 2012
50% Bloodworth
  • Sheriff Bellweather
$9.6k 2011
50% Blood Done Sign My Name
  • Golden Frinks
$82.7k 2010
Beneath the Dark
  • The Man
-- 2010
66% The Blind Side
  • CPS Welfare Worker
$255.5M 2009
15% Hounddog
  • Charles
-- 2008
The List
  • Al Jenkins
-- 2007
48% Idlewild
  • Walter
$12.5M 2006
25% Madea's Family Reunion
  • Isaac Sr.
$63.2M 2006
Heavens Fall
  • Actor
-- 2006
30% The Alamo
  • Sam
$22.4M 2004
81% Ray
  • Angry Husband
$75.2M 2004
82% Drumline
  • President Wagner
$56.2M 2002
Drumline (Special Edition)
  • Actor
-- 2002
Rustin
  • Actor
-- 2001
76% Tigerland
  • Actor
-- 2000
73% Remember the Titans
  • Mr. Campbell
$114.3M 2000
The Runaway
  • Jule Monroe
-- 2000
The Simple Life Of Noah Dearborn
  • Noah's Father
-- 1999
71% Bringing Out the Dead
  • Griss
-- 1999
11% Chill Factor
  • Courtroom Colonel
-- 1999
Caroline
  • Taxi Driver
-- 1999
Flash
  • Sam
-- 1997
26% Gordy
  • Actor
-- 1995
43% A Simple Twist of Fate
  • Bailiff
-- 1994
14% Drop Squad
  • Berl (Flip) Mangum
-- 1994
27% The War
  • Quarry Man
-- 1994
75% The Firm
  • Cotton Truck Driver
-- 1993
20% The Real McCoy
  • Cab Dispatcher
-- 1993
83% Sankofa
  • Noble Ali
-- 1993
White Lie
  • Bartender
-- 1991
Web of Deceit
  • Bailiff
-- 1990
86% The Long Walk Home
  • Taxi Driver
-- 1990
93% Glory
  • Tall Contraband
-- 1989
47% The Money Pit
  • Bernie
-- 1986
88% Trading Places
  • Longshoreman
-- 1983
Rage of Angels
  • Vet #1
-- 1983
Freedom Road
  • Young Black Man with Scars
-- 1979

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
17% Past Life
2010
  • Fred Lamm
2010
Ghost Whisperer
2005-2010
  • Archivist
  • Archivist (aka Intense Man)
2007 - 2008
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999-2014
  • Asante Odufemi
2004
60% Law & Order
1990-2010
  • Darryl Lamaine
  • Henry Patterson
  • Kano
  • Kano
1992 - 1999

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Quotes from Afemo Omilami's Characters

    • Leigh Anne Tuohy:
      We have been here for an hour, and all I see is people shootin' the bull and drinkin' coffee. I wanna know who runs this joint?
    • CPS Welfare Worker:
      (points to a picture of George W. Bush)
    From The Blind Side. Submitted by Alyssa B (5 months ago)

    • Leigh Anne Tuohy:
      I'd like to become a legal guardian.
    • CPS Welfare Worker:
      God help the child.
    From The Blind Side. Submitted by Alyssa B (7 months ago)