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Leslie Odom Jr.

Lowest Rated:   40% Red Tails (2012)
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Birthplace:   Queens, NY
Made his Broadway debut at age 17 in Rent (he cut school to audition for the show).  Originated the character of Isaiah Sturdevant in the 2012 Broadway production of Leap of Faith, and the role won him the 2012 Astaire Award for Outstanding Male Dancer on Broadway.  Coached a group of aspiring Broadway hopefuls who were preparing for the 2012 National High School Musical Theater Awards. Attended the same college as Smash costars Christian Borle and Megan Hilty. He and Hilty graduated a year apart and became friends in school.  On Smash, he was promoted from recurring status in Season 1 to regular status in Season 2. Narrated the audiobook version of Taylor Branch's The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement (2013).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Needle in a Timestack
  • Actor
2018
No Score Yet The Jazz Ambassadors
  • Actor
2018
57% Murder On The Orient Express
  • Dr. Arbuthnot
$101.6M 2017
40% Red Tails
  • Declan "Winky" Hall
$49.5M 2012

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Live From Lincoln Center
2000-2017
  • Performer
  • 2018
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2018
No Score Yet The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
  • 2018
  • 2016
No Score Yet CBS This Morning
2012
  • Guest
  • 2018
  • 2016
  • 2014
No Score Yet Harry
2016
  • Performer
  • 2017
No Score Yet Tavis Smiley
2013
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen
2009
  • Guest
  • 2017
  • 2016
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
  • Appearing
  • 2016
96% The Good Wife
2009-2016
  • Barry Pert
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
  • Guest
  • Performer
  • 2016
  • 2015
No Score Yet Charlie Rose
2013
  • Guest
  • Actor
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2004
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
  • Guest
  • 2015
79% Gotham
2014
  • Ian Hargrove
  • 2015
  • 2014
28% State of Affairs
2014-2015
  • Mitchell Manning
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
  • Rev. Scott Rev. Curtis Scott Reverend Curtis Scott
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 1999
92% Person Of Interest
2011-2016
  • Peter Collier Collier
  • 2014
  • 2013
67% Smash
2012-2013
  • Sam Strickland Sam
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Broadway or Bust
2012
  • Appearing
  • 2012
No Score Yet House of Lies
2012-2016
  • Actor
  • 2012
No Score Yet NCIS: Los Angeles
2009
  • Duane Lausten
  • 2011
74% Grey's Anatomy
2005
  • PJ
  • 2008
No Score Yet Vanished
2006
  • Malik Christo
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 1999
No Score Yet Gilmore Girls
2000-2016
  • Quentin Walsh
  • 2006
No Score Yet CSI: Miami
2002-2012
  • Joseph Kayle
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
No Score Yet Threshold
2005
  • Sgt. Adams

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