Courtney B. Vance

Highest Rated:
100% Hamburger Hill (1987)
Lowest Rated:
15% D-Tox (Eye See You) (2002)
Birthday:
Mar 12
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Although he had been appearing in both film and television productions since the mid-'80s, it took nearly two decades for actor Courtney B. Vance to finally receive recognition. The Detroit native was bitten by the acting bug while a student at Harvard, and though he had originally intended to study…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
26% The Divide
  • Delvin
$18.0k 2012
33% Joyful Noise
  • Pastor Dale
$30.9M 2012
Let It Shine
  • Jacob DeBarge
-- 2012
61% Final Destination 5
  • Agent Block
$42.6M 2011
Hurricane Season
  • Actor
-- 2010
28% Extraordinary Measures
  • Marcus Temple
$11.9M 2010
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots
  • Actor
-- 2010
80% Nothing But the Truth
  • Agent O'Hara
-- 2008
26% Stomp the Yard
  • Actor
$61.4M 2007
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
  • Actor
-- 2005
100% Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
  • Actor
-- 2004
Street War
  • Actor
-- 2003
15% D-Tox (Eye See You)
  • Willie Jones
-- 2002
Unchained Memories - Readings from the Slave Narratives
  • Actor
-- 2002
Whitewash: The Clarence Brandley Story
  • Actor
-- 2002
Unchained Memories: Slave Narratives
  • Actor
-- 2002
78% Space Cowboys
  • Roger Hines
$89.4M 2000
Love and Action in Chicago
  • Eddie Jones
-- 1999
Naked City Justice With A Bullet
  • Actor
-- 1999
86% Cookie's Fortune
  • Otis Tucker
-- 1999
Naked City: A Killer Christmas
  • Actor
-- 1998
Ambushed
  • Jerry Robinson
-- 1998
Blind Faith
  • John Williams
-- 1998
92% 12 Angry Men
  • Jury Foreman
-- 1997
60% The Preacher's Wife
  • Rev. Henry Biggs
-- 1996
The Boys Next Door
  • Lucien P. Singer
-- 1996
65% The Last Supper
  • Luke
-- 1996
27% Panther
  • Bobby Seale
-- 1995
29% Dangerous Minds
  • Mr. George Grandey
-- 1995
86% The Tuskegee Airmen
  • Lt. Glenn
-- 1995
The Affair
  • Travis Holloway
-- 1995
The Piano Lesson
  • Lymon
-- 1995
Race to Freedom: The Underground Railroad
  • Thomas
-- 1994
Race to Freedom: The Story of the Underground Railroad
  • Actor
-- 1994
Holy Matrimony
  • Cooper
-- 1994
Percy and Thunder
  • Thunder
-- 1993
69% The Adventures of Huck Finn
  • Jim
-- 1993
Beyond the Law
  • Conroy Prince
-- 1992
Urban Crossfire
  • Justice Butler
-- 1992
96% The Hunt for Red October
  • Seaman Jones
-- 1990
100% Hamburger Hill
  • Doc Johnson
-- 1987


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
Graceland
2013-2014
  • Actor
2013
Revenge
2011-2014
  • Benjamin Brooks
2012
82% The Closer
2005-2012
  • Chief Tommy Delk
  • Chief of Police Tommy Delk
2010 - 2011
89% FlashForward
2009-2010
  • Stanford Wedeck
  • Stanford "Stan" Wedeck
2009 - 2010
ER
1994-2009
  • Russell Banfield
2008 - 2009
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
2001-2011
  • ADA Ron Carver
  • ADA Ron Carver
2001 - 2006
60% Law & Order
1990-2010
  • Benjamin "Bud" Greer
  • Benjamin "Bud" Greer
  • Mr. McKee
1990 - 1995

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Quotes from Courtney B. Vance's Characters

    1. Eddie Williams: It's different in the Village. People just accept things.
    2. John Williams: They don't in the Bronx. They kill you for things like that.
    From Blind Faith. Submitted by Frances H (11 months ago)
    1. John Williams: What he will tell you does not make sense and if there is no sense, there is doubt. And if there is reasonable doubt you cannot convict Charlie Williams.
    From Blind Faith. Submitted by Frances H (11 months ago)
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