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Biography #2 (for Pieces of April)Isiah Whitlock Jr., a veteran theater, film and television actor, has been seen most recently in the film The 25th Hour. His other film credits include Jump Tomorrow, Harlem Aria, The Fish in the Bathtub, Everyone Says I Love You, The Spanish Prisoner, Eddie, and Goodfellas.
Whitlock was nominated in 2002 for a Lucille Lortel award for Best Featured Actor for his work on Four, an off-Broadway play at the Manhattan Theatre Club. The Iceman Cometh, The Merchant of Venice, and Mastergate are among his Broadway credits. Everything That Rises Must Converge, Up Against the Wind, A Lesson Before Dying, High Life, Edmond, The American Clock, White Panther, and The Illusion comprise his off-Broadway credits. He was also part of the national tour of the play The Piano Lesson.
Television has also been good to Whitlock, giving him recurring roles on both The Wire and Ed. He has been featured in Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Madigan Men, Wonderland, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, New York Undercover and the PBS documentary Liberty, as well as garnering guest leads on The Chappelle Show, Third Watch, and Law & Order.
Bio courtesy United Artists for "Pieces of April" (23-Oct-2003)