Joe Morton
Joe Morton
Birthday: Oct 18, 1947
Place of Birth:

Though he spent most of his childhood in Japan and Europe, Joe Morton, along with his mother and remaining family, moved from Germany to New York after the passing of his father. While he hadn't given acting an incredible amount of thought during his adolescence, Morton decided to pursue a career in the performing arts during his first day at Hofstra University. After his first


Year Title Credit
2013 Home Donald Hall
2012 The Mulberry Tree Mickey's Father
2010 American Experience Narrator
2008 Wherever You Are (Lifelines) Dr. Livingston
2008 La Linea (The Line) Hodges
2007 American Gangster Charlie Williams
2007 Badland Max
2007 Double Pedal Gold Actor
2006 The Night Listener Ashe
2005 Stealth Capt. Dick Marshfield
2005 Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson Actor
2005 Gone But Not Forgotten Reggie Stewart
2004 With All Deliberate Speed: The Legacy of Brown vs. Board Actor
2004 Back in the Day Reverend Packer
2004 Breaking Dawn Professor Simon
2004 Dog and His Boy Actor
2004 Lenny the Wonder Dog Dr. Island
2003 Thought Crimes Actor
2003 Thoughtcrimes Jon Harper
2003 Paycheck Agent Dodge
2003 Jasper, Texas Walter Diggles
2002 Dragonfly Hugh Campbell
2002 National Geographic Actor
2001 Ali Chauncy Eskridge
2001 National Geographic - Africa Actor
2001 NOVA Actor
2001 NOVA Narrator
2000 NOVA Actor
2000 Ali: An American Hero Malcolm X
2000 Bounce Jim Willer
2000 What Lies Beneath Dr. Drayton
1999 The Astronaut's Wife Sherman Reese
1999 Mutiny Thurgood Marshall
1999 Black Press: Soldiers Without Swords narrator
1999 Y2K Martin Lowell
1998 Apt Pupil Dan Richler
1998 Lost In The Grand Canyon Actor
1997 Blues Brothers 2000 Cabel Chamberlain
1997 Speed 2 - Cruise Control Actor
1997 Miss Evers' Boys Dr. Brodus
1997 The Pest Mr. Kent
1996 Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance Gordon Thomas
1996 Lone Star Delmore Payne
1995 Executive Decision Cappy
1994 The Inkwell Kenny
1994 The Walking Dead Sgt. Barkley
1994 Speed Capt. McMahon
1993 Terrorist on Trial: The U. S. vs. Salim Ajami Tandy
1993 Artists of the Harlem Renaissance Narrator
1992 Legacy of Lies Samuel Flowers
1992 Of Mice and Men Crooks
1992 Forever Young Cameron
1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day Miles Dyson
1991 City of Hope Wynn
1991 Alone in the Neon Jungle Actor
1990 Skin Actor
1990 Challenger Doctor Ronald McNair
1989 Tap Nicky
1988 Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami (Hostile Witness) Actor
1988 The Good Mother (The Price of Passion) Frank Williams
1988 Zelly and Me Earl
1988 Alone in the Neon Jungle Ken Fraker
1987 Stranded Sheriff McMahon
1986 Crossroads Scratch's assistant
1985 Trouble in Mind Solo
1984 The Brother from Another Planet The Brother
1983 Curse of the Pink Panther Undercover Cop
1982 The Clairvoyant (The Killing Hour) (The Killing Kind) Rich
1981 We're Fighting Back Actor
1979 ...And Justice for All Prison Doctor
1978 A Real American Hero Actor
1977 Between the Lines Ahmad
Lenny The Wonder Dog Actor