Frankie Faison

Highest Rated:
100% Premium (2007)
Lowest Rated:
0% Breaking Point (2009)
Birthday:
Jun 10
Birthplace:
Newport News, Virginia, USA
Bio:
A veteran character actor whose work has shown he's as comfortable with comedy as drama, Frankie Faison was born in Newport News, VA, in 1949. Faison developed the acting bug while in grade school after appearing in a school play, and after high school he was a theater student at both Illinois…

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Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Assumption Of Risk
  • Actor
-- 2014
29% Tio Papi
  • Gilly
-- 2013
Cowgirls n' Angels
  • Augustus
$0.1M 2012
Sessions
  • Actor
-- 2012
Mayor Cupcake
  • Lenny Davis
-- 2011
For Sale by Owner
  • Actor
-- 2009
0% Breaking Point
  • Judge Green
-- 2009
64% Adam
  • Harlan
$2.1M 2009
27% Splinterheads
  • Pope
-- 2009
38% Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant
  • Rhamus Twobellies
$13.8M 2009
38% Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
  • Subject #42
-- 2009
32% Meet The Browns
  • L.B
$41.9M 2008
100% Premium
  • Actor
-- 2007
5% The Cookout
  • Jojo Anderson
$11.5M 2004
15% White Chicks
  • Section Chief Eliot Gordon
$69.1M 2004
83% In Good Company
  • Corwin
$45.5M 2004
13% Highwaymen
  • Will Macklin
$0.3M 2004
Crutch
  • Jerry
-- 2004
80% America Brown
  • Coach Bryant
-- 2004
Gods and Generals Extended Director's Cut
  • Actor
-- 2003
8% Gods and Generals
  • Jim Lewis
$12.6M 2003
69% Red Dragon
  • Barney
$92.9M 2002
25% Showtime
  • Captain Winship
$37.9M 2002
39% Hannibal
  • Barney
$163.9M 2001
20% Down to Earth
  • Whitney Daniels
$63.1M 2001
79% The Sleepy Time Gal
  • Jimmy Dupree
-- 2001
82% 13 Conversations About One Thing
  • Dick Lacey
$3.0M 2001
46% Where the Money Is
  • security guard
-- 2000
Messengers
  • Actor
-- 1999
69% The Thomas Crown Affair
  • Detective Paretti
-- 1999
77% Oxygen
  • Actor
-- 1999
Julian Po
  • Sheriff
-- 1997
14% The Rich Man's Wife
  • Ron Lewis
-- 1996
44% Albino Alligator
  • Agent Marv Rose
-- 1996
21% The Stupids
  • The Lloyd
-- 1996
Heading Home
  • Horace Jones
-- 1995
29% Roommates
  • Professor Martin
-- 1995
20% I Love Trouble
  • Police Chief
-- 1994
Spider and the Fly
  • Actor
-- 1994
Money for Nothing
  • Madigan
-- 1993
63% Sommersby
  • Joseph
-- 1993
15% Freejack
  • Eagle Man
-- 1992
94% The Silence of the Lambs
  • Barney
-- 1991
94% City of Hope
  • Levonne
-- 1991
50% Betsy's Wedding
  • Zack Monroe
-- 1990
96% Do the Right Thing
  • Coconut Sid
-- 1989
68% Coming to America
  • Landlord
-- 1988
89% Mississippi Burning
  • Eulogist
-- 1988
17% Maximum Overdrive
  • Handy
-- 1986
94% Manhunter
  • Lt. Fisk
-- 1986
47% The Money Pit
  • James
-- 1986
18% C.H.U.D. (Chud)
  • Parker
-- 1984
Exterminator 2
  • Be Gee
-- 1984
38% Hanky Panky
  • Cop Driver
-- 1982
A Little Sex
  • Electrician
-- 1982
63% Cat People
  • Detective Brandt
-- 1982
90% Ragtime
  • Gang Member
-- 1981
Permanent Vacation
  • Man in Lobby
-- 1980


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
25% Black Box
2014
  • Wade
2014
Unforgettable
2011-2014
  • Mayor Beverly
2014
Banshee
2013
  • Sugar Bates
2013 - 2014
Elementary
2012-2015
  • Judge Brewster O'Hare
2013
Grey's Anatomy
2005-2014
  • Mr. Bailey
  • William Bailey
2009 - 2013
Lie to Me
2009-2011
  • Teddy
2010
100% The Good Wife
2009-2015
  • Pastor Jeremiah Easton
  • Jeremiah Easton
2010
Blue Bloods
2010-2014
  • Jeffords
2010
100% The Wire
2002-2008
  • Ervin Burrell
  • Det. Comm. Ervin Burrell
  • Det. Comm. Ervin H. Burrell
  • Det. Comm. Erwin H. Burrell
  • Det. Comm. Ervin Burrell
2002 - 2008
60% Law & Order
1990-2010
  • Lester Twiggs
  • Lester Twiggs
1990

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