Daniel Sunjata

Lowest Rated: 0% Generation Um... (2013)
Birthday: Dec 30, 1971
Birthplace: Not Available
"Sunjata," originally his middle name, is a Guinean word for "hungry lion" and was given to him by his adoptive parents. Played ontwo state championship football teams in high school. Performed in a student play his sophomore year at Florida A&M, which prompted him to switchmajors from business to fine arts. Began making a name for himself on stage in the late 1990s, particularly in Twelfth Night with Helen Hunt, and then on TV, most notably as a sailor attempting to woo Sarah Jessica Parker on a 2002 episode of Sex and the City. In 2003 won a Theater World Award and earned his first Tony nomination for playing a gay baseball player inTake Me Out. In 2003 was named by People magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people of the year. Came to the public's attention asNew Yorkfirefighter Franco Rivera on Rescue Me in 2004 and asNurse Elion Grey's Anatomy in 2010. Has shown support for the 9/11 Truth Movement that wants the 9/11 attacks to be reinvestigated;in a 2009 interview with Russia Today said he believes the 9/11 attacks were an inside job.

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Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
76% Small Town Crime Actor 2018
31% Lullaby Officer Ramirez 2014
0% Generation Um... Charles 2013
87% The Dark Knight Rises Captain Jones $448.2M 2012
10% Gone Powers $11.5M 2012
2% One for the Money Ranger $26.2M 2012
No Score Yet The Front Win Garano 2010
No Score Yet Patricia Cornwell's At Risk Win Garano 2010
No Score Yet Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup Narrator 2009
27% Ghosts of Girlfriends Past Brad $55.2M 2009
No Score Yet Cyrano De Bergerac Actor 2009
75% The Devil Wears Prada James Holt $124.8M 2006
52% Melinda and Melinda Billy $3.8M 2005
77% Brother to Brother Langston 2004
28% Noel Marco 2004
10% Bad Company Carew $30.2M 2002

TV

CREDIT
90% Happy!
2017
Guest
  • 2019
No Score Yet Harry
2016-2018
Guest
  • 2016
23% Notorious
2016
Jake Gregorian
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
86% Graceland
2013-2015
Paul Briggs
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
67% Smash
2012-2013
Peter
  • 2013
80% Grey's Anatomy
2005
Eli Nurse Eli
  • 2011
  • 2010
89% Rescue Me
2004-2011
Franco Rivera
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
81% 30 Rock
2006-2013
Chris
  • 2010
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
Performer Christian de Neuvillette
  • 2009
79% Lie to Me
2009-2011
Andrew Jenkins
  • 2009
86% Love Monkey
2006
Diego Diego Stein
  • 2006
No Score Yet Independent Lens
1999
Langston Hughes
  • 2005
No Score Yet Law & Order
1990-2010
Kenny Tremont
  • 2005
71% Sex and the City
1998-2004
Louis
  • 2002

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