Clifton Powell

Total Box Office:
 $304.1M
Highest Rated:
96% House Party (1990)
Lowest Rated:
0% Caught Up (1998)
Birthday:
Mar 16
Birthplace:
Washington, D.C., USA
Bio:
Few actors possess the range required to craft some of the most colorful villains ever committed to celluloid before turning around to portray such a benevolent and beloved leader as Martin Luther King Jr., and it's a testament to Clifton Powell's skills as a performer that he could be equally…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
The North Star
  • Actor
-- 2013
The Undershepherd
  • Actor
-- 2013
He's Mine Not Yours
  • Actor
-- 2013
Coffin Baby
  • Actor
-- 2013
Forbidden Woman
  • Actor
-- 2013
23rd Psalm: Redemption
  • Actor
-- 2012
Interludes
  • Actor
-- 2012
Dead Money
  • Actor
-- 2012
The Saints of Mt. Christopher
  • Actor
-- 2012
35 And Ticking
  • Zane
$0.1M 2011
C'mon Man
  • Actor
-- 2011
Street Kings 2: Motor City
  • Actor
-- 2011
The Marriage Chronicles
  • Actor
-- 2011
The Ideal Husband
  • Actor
-- 2011
23% Chain Letter
  • Coach
$0.1M 2010
Let God Be the Judge
  • Actor
-- 2010
Five K One
  • Actor
-- 2010
When The Lights Go Out
  • Actor
-- 2010
Vigilante: The Hayward Brown Story
  • Actor
-- 2010
Heaven Ain't Hard To Find
  • Actor
-- 2010
50% Preacher's Kid
  • Actor
$0.4M 2010
Just Another Day
  • Actor
-- 2009
Something Like a Business
  • Sexy Silk
-- 2009
When the Lights Go Out
  • Actor
-- 2009
God Send Me a Man
  • Actor
-- 2009
Jada
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2009
Man of Her Dreams
  • Director
-- 2009
It Ain't Easy
  • Actor
-- 2008
Before I Self Destruct
  • Actor
-- 2008
There's A Stranger In My House
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2008
Love for Sale
  • Actor
-- 2008
Show Stoppers
  • Actor
-- 2008
R&B Chick
  • Actor
-- 2008
13% First Sunday
  • Officer Eddie King
$37.9M 2008
Showstoppers
  • Coach
-- 2008
Internet Dating
  • Actor
-- 2008
Rim Shop
  • Actor
-- 2008
Block Party Madness 3
  • Actor
-- 2008
Vicious Circle
  • Actor
-- 2008
R&B Chick
  • Actor
-- 2007
22% Jazz in the Diamond District
  • Blair Morgan
-- 2007
Confessions of a Call Girl (Confessions)
  • Actor
-- 2007
9% Norbit
  • Earl
$95.3M 2007
Rim Shop
  • Actor
-- 2007
Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary
  • Director
  • Tommy Guns
-- 2007
Father of Lies
  • Bishop Calvin Jacobs
-- 2007
He Say, She Say, But What Does God Say?
  • Actor
-- 2005
32% The Gospel
  • Bishop Taylor
$15.8M 2005
Soul Theater - He Say, She Say But What Does God Say?
  • Actor
-- 2005
Knights of the South Bronx
  • Actor
-- 2005
Who Made the Potatoe Salad?
  • Actor
-- 2005
Fabric of a Man
  • Actor
-- 2004
25% Never Die Alone
  • Moon
$5.5M 2004
Choices 2
  • Actor
-- 2004
Roscoe's House of Chicken 'N Waffles
  • Actor
-- 2004
Crime Partners
  • Actor
-- 2004
Da Block Party
  • Actor
-- 2004
Young Cesar
  • Ali Dean
-- 2004
81% Ray
  • Jeff Brown
$75.2M 2004
Sugar Valentine
  • Actor
-- 2004
50% Woman Thou Art Loosed
  • Reggie
$6.8M 2004
Love Chronicles
  • Actor
-- 2003
16% Civil Brand
  • Captain Dease
$0.1M 2002
25% Friday After Next
  • Pinky
$33.0M 2002
Ticker
  • Actor
-- 2002
Tapped Out
  • Actor
-- 2001
21% Bones
  • Jeremiah Peet
$6.8M 2001
63% The Brothers
  • Fred Smith
$26.6M 2001
Crime Partners
  • Actor
-- 2001
58% Lockdown
  • Malachi
$0.4M 2000
20% Next Friday
  • Stanley
-- 2000
Private Affair
  • Actor
-- 2000
The Breaks
  • Actor
-- 1999
Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years
  • Actor
-- 1999
Selma, Lord, Selma
  • Actor
-- 1999
The Pentagon Wars
  • Actor
-- 1998
13% Phantoms
  • General Copperfield
-- 1998
0% Caught Up
  • Herbert / Frank Lowden
-- 1998
61% Rush Hour
  • Actor
-- 1998
29% Deep Rising
  • Mason
-- 1998
54% Why Do Fools Fall In Love
  • Lawrence Roberts
-- 1998
Buffalo Soldiers
  • Actor
-- 1997
45% Dead Presidents
  • Cutty
-- 1995
85% Menace II Society
  • Chauncey
-- 1993
17% 3 Ninjas
  • FBI Agent Kurl
-- 1992
Conflict Of Interest
  • Detective Oakes
-- 1992
85% Deep Cover
  • Leland
-- 1992
96% House Party
  • Sharane's Brother
-- 1990
Heat Wave
  • Rioter 1
-- 1990
Alphabet City
  • Ramon
-- 1984
A Private Affair
  • Actor
-- 1929


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
81% Awake
2012
  • Cooper
2012
The Mentalist
2008-2013
  • Correctional Officer Earl
2011
Army Wives
2014
  • Terrance Price
  • Terrance
  • Actor
2009 - 2010
Cold Case
2003-2010
  • Tom Bernard
2008
Numb3rs
2005-2010
  • Max Devane
2007
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2014
  • Terrance Crowley
2006
House
2004-2012
  • Ken Hall
2005
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
2001-2011
  • Dempsey Powers
2003

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Quotes from Clifton Powell's Characters

    1. General Copperfield: Just what is this thing?
    2. Timothy Flyte: Chaos, chaos in the flesh.
    From Phantoms. Submitted by Folashade K (10 months ago)
    1. General Copperfield: The first thing we'd like to know is what we're dealing with, biological, chemical, or other.
    2. Sherriff Bryce Hammond: Well, I'm leaning towards other.
    From Phantoms. Submitted by Folashade K (10 months ago)
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