Robert Wisdom

Actor, Soundtrack

Actor, Soundtrack


Robert Wisdom graces each of his diverse screen roles with a powerful, profound and cool presence-- from his commercial hits to his bold and proactive performances in a variety of new features. He starred on HBO's The Wire, generating wide critical praise. Wisdom appeared in The Hawk is Dying at the Sundance Film Festival, starring Paul Giamatti, ...
Birth date
1953-09-14
Height
6' 1" (1.85 m)

Known For


Face/Off
Face/Off
Tito Biondi (1997)
The Dark Knight Rises
The Dark Knight Rises
Army Captain at Bridge (2012)
Ray
Ray
Jack Lauderdale (2004)
The Loft
The Loft
Detective Cohagan (2014)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorA Journal for Jordan
(filming)
ActorVacation Friends
(post-production)
2021
ActorHelstrom
(TV Series) Caretaker / Henry - Hell Storm (2020) ... Caretaker / Henry - Vessels (2020) ... Caretaker / Henry - Committed (2020) ... Caretaker / Henry - The One Who Got Away (2020) ... Caretaker / Henry - Mother's Little Helpers (2020) ... Caretaker Show all 8 episodes
2020
ActorThe Alienist: Angel of Darkness
(TV Series) Cyrus Montrose - Angel of Darkness: Better Angels (2020) ... Cyrus Montrose (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Angel of Darkness: Last Exit to Brooklyn (2020) ... Cyrus Montrose (as Robert Ray Wisdom, credit only) - Angel of Darkness: Memento Mori (2020) ... Cyrus Montrose (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Angel of Darkness: Belly of the Beast (2020) ... Cyrus Montrose (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Angel of Darkness: Gilded Cage (2020) ... Cyrus Montrose (as Robert Ray Wisdom, credit only) Show all 18 episodes
2018-2020
ActorWatchmen
(TV Mini-Series) Seymour - See How They Fly (2019) ... Seymour (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship (2019) ... Seymour (as Robert Ray Wisdom)
2019
ActorBallers
(TV Series) Dennis - Players Only (2019) ... Dennis (uncredited) - Who Wants a Lollipop (2019) ... Dennis (uncredited) - Crumbs (2019) ... Dennis - Municipal (2019) ... Dennis (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Copernicursed (2019) ... Dennis (as Robert Ray Wisdom) Show all 22 episodes
2015-2019
ActorMotherless Brooklyn
Billy Rose (as Robert Ray Wisdom)
2019
ActorThe Hot Zone
(TV Series) Col. Vernon Tucker - Hidden (2019) ... Col. Vernon Tucker - Expendable (2019) ... Col. Vernon Tucker - Charlie Foxtrot (2019) ... Col. Vernon Tucker - Cell H (2019) ... Col. Vernon Tucker - Arrival (2019) ... Col. Vernon Tucker
2019
ActorThe Fix
(TV Series) Buck Neal - Queen for a Day (2019) ... Buck Neal (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Ghost Whisperer (2019) ... Buck Neal (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - The Fugitive (2019) ... Buck Neal (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Lie to Me (2019) ... Buck Neal (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Scandal (2019) ... Buck Neal (as Robert Ray Wisdom) Show all 7 episodes
2019
ActorBlue Bloods
(TV Series) Inspector Andre Clifford - Blues (2019) ... Inspector Andre Clifford (as Robert Ray Wisdom)
2019
ActorRevival
Jesus' Father Co-Worker
2018
ActorBeast of Burden
Mallory
2018
ActorSeven Bucks Digital Studios
(TV Series short) Dennis Jerret - Get Pumped Up for "Ballers" Season 3 with the Rock (2017) ... Dennis Jerret
2017
ActorFlaked
(TV Series) George - Day Six (2017) ... George - Day Five (2017) ... George - Day Four (2017) ... George - Day Three (2017) ... George - Day Two (2017) ... George Show all 13 episodes
2016-2017
ActorUnforgettable
Detective Pope (as Robert Ray Wisdom)
2017/II
ActorRosewood
(TV Series) Gerald Kelly / Gerald - Naegleria & Neighborhood Watch (2017) ... Gerald Kelly (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Half-Life & Havana Nights (2016) ... Gerald Kelly (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Tree Toxins & Three Stories (2016) ... Gerald Kelly (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Spirochete & Santeria (2016) ... Gerald Kelly (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Boatopsy & Booty (2016) ... Gerald Kelly (as Robert Ray Wisdom) Show all 7 episodes
2016-2017
ActorLive Cargo
Roy
2016
ActorChicago P.D.
(TV Series) Ron Perry - Born Into Bad News (2015) ... Ron Perry (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Call It Macaroni (2014) ... Ron Perry (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - My Way (2014) ... Ron Perry (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Turn the Light Off (2014) ... Ron Perry (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - At Least It's Justice (2014) ... Ron Perry (as Robert Ray Wisdom) Show all 9 episodes
2014-2015
Actor12 Monkeys
(TV Series) Jeremy - Splinter (2015) ... Jeremy
2015
ActorThe Loft
Detective Cohagan
2014
ActorLegends
(TV Series) Conrad Tomlin - Wilderness of Mirrors (2014) ... Conrad Tomlin (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Identity (2014) ... Conrad Tomlin (as Robert Ray Wisdom)
2014
ActorGrey's Anatomy
(TV Series) Mr. Hamilton - Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word (2013) ... Mr. Hamilton (as Robert Ray Wisdom)
2013
ActorNashville
(TV Series) Coleman Carlisle - I Don't Wanna Talk About It Now (2013) ... Coleman Carlisle (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive (2013) ... Coleman Carlisle (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - A Picture from Life's Other Side (2013) ... Coleman Carlisle (as Robert Ray Wisdom, credit only) - Why Don't You Love Me (2013) ... Coleman Carlisle (as Robert Ray Wisdom) - Take These Chains from My Heart (2013) ... Coleman Carlisle (as Robert Ray Wisdom) Show all 22 episodes
2012-2013
ActorCall of Duty: Black Ops II
(Video Game) Jonas Savimbi (voice)
2012
ActorFreelancers
Terrence Burke
2012
ActorThe Dark Knight Rises
Army Captain at Bridge
2012
ActorComedy Bang! Bang!
(TV Series) Cop Actor - Paul Rudd Wears a Red Lumberjack Flannel Shirt (2012) ... Cop Actor
2012
ActorBurn Notice
(TV Series) Vaughn Anderson - Acceptable Loss (2011) ... Vaughn Anderson - Last Stand (2010) ... Vaughn Anderson - Eyes Open (2010) ... Vaughn Anderson - Guilty as Charged (2010) ... Vaughn Anderson - Hard Times (2010) ... Vaughn Anderson Show all 8 episodes
2010-2011
ActorPrime Suspect
(TV Series) Chuck Reingold - Shame (2011) ... Chuck Reingold
2011
ActorRampart
Captain
2011
ActorNikita
(TV Series) CIA Director - Pandora (2011) ... CIA Director
2011
ActorBright
(Short) Irwin
2011
ActorPassion Play
Malcolm (Monk)
2010
ActorHawthorne
(TV Series) Calvin Jenkins - Afterglow (2010) ... Calvin Jenkins
2010
ActorHappy Town
(TV Series) Roger Hobbs - Blame It on Rio Bravo (2010) ... Roger Hobbs - Dallas Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (2010) ... Roger Hobbs - Questions and Antlers (2010) ... Roger Hobbs - This Is Why We Stay (2010) ... Roger Hobbs - Slight of Hand (2010) ... Roger Hobbs Show all 8 episodes
2010
ActorSympathy for Delicious
Prendell
2010
ActorThe Collector
Roy
2009/I
ActorLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit
(TV Series) Father Theo Burdett - Hell (2009) ... Father Theo Burdett
2009
ActorHow I Met Your Mother
(TV Series) McCracken - Murtaugh (2009) ... McCracken
2009
ActorSupernatural
(TV Series) Uriel - On the Head of a Pin (2009) ... Uriel - Heaven and Hell (2008) ... Uriel - I Know What You Did Last Summer (2008) ... Uriel - It's the Great Pumpkin, Sam Winchester (2008) ... Uriel
2008-2009
ActorLie to Me
(TV Series) Bonds - Pilot (2009) ... Bonds
2009
ActorThe Lord of the Rings: Conquest
(Video Game) Uruk-Hai Officer #2 (voice)
2009
ActorNCIS
(TV Series) Warden Gene Halsey - Caged (2009) ... Warden Gene Halsey
2009
ActorSpider-Man: Web of Shadows
(Video Game) Luke Cage (voice)
2008
ActorBall Don't Lie
Officer Perkins
2008
ActorThe Wire
(TV Series) Howard 'Bunny' Colvin / Maj. Howard 'Bunny' Colvin - Late Editions (2008) ... Howard 'Bunny' Colvin - Final Grades (2006) ... Howard 'Bunny' Colvin - That's Got His Own (2006) ... Howard 'Bunny' Colvin - A New Day (2006) ... Howard 'Bunny' Colvin - Misgivings (2006) ... Howard 'Bunny' Colvin Show all 27 episodes
2003-2008
ActorPrison Break
(TV Series) Lechero / Norman 'Lechero' St. John - The Art of the Deal (2008) ... Norman 'Lechero' St. John - Hell or High Water (2008) ... Norman 'Lechero' St. John - Under & Out (2008) ... Norman 'Lechero' St. John - Dirt Nap (2008) ... Norman 'Lechero' St. John - Boxed In (2008) ... Norman 'Lechero' St. John Show all 13 episodes
2007-2008
ActorThe Nine
(TV Series) Clarence Jones - Man of the Year (2007) ... Clarence Jones
2007
ActorSex and Death 101
Alpha
2007
ActorClose to Home
(TV Series) Reverend Scofield - Eminent Domain (2007) ... Reverend Scofield
2007
ActorFreedom Writers
Dr. Carl Cohn
2007
ActorThe Hawk Is Dying
Billy Bob
2006
ActorInconceivable
(TV Series) Earl Godchaux - Balls in Your Court ... Earl Godchaux
2005
ActorMozart and the Whale
Blume
2005
ActorCrazy Like a Fox
Roy Fowler
2004
ActorThe Forgotten
Carl Dayton
2004
ActorRay
Jack Lauderdale
2004/I
ActorHaven
Mr. Sterling
2004/I
ActorCentury City
(TV Series) - Only You (2004)
2004
ActorKiller Diller
Moker
2004
ActorBarbershop 2: Back in Business
Alderman Brown
2004
ActorJudging Amy
(TV Series) D.A. Matthews - Tricks of the Trade (2003) ... D.A. Matthews
2003
ActorDuplex
Officer Dan
2003
ActorBoomtown
(TV Series) Chronic (Daryl C. Norcott) - Execution (2003) ... Chronic (Daryl C. Norcott)
2003
ActorKingpin
(TV Mini-Series) Rolando - Gimme Shelter (2003) ... Rolando - The Odd Couple (2003) ... Rolando
2003
ActorThe Agency
(TV Series) Mr. Banga - Absolute Bastard (2003) ... Mr. Banga
2003
ActorMasked and Anonymous
Lucius
2003
ActorLive from Baghdad
(TV Movie) Bernard Shaw
2002
ActorNYPD Blue
(TV Series) Eric Green - Safari, So Good (2002) ... Eric Green
2002
ActorCoastlines
Bob Johnson
2002
ActorD.C. Smalls
(Short) Miles
2001
ActorHollywood Palms
The Dutchman
2001
ActorThe District
(TV Series) Mr. Broyles - To Serve and Protect (2001) ... Mr. Broyles
2001
ActorOsmosis Jones
Additional Character Voice (voice)
2001
ActorStorytelling
Mr. Scott (segment "Fiction")
2001
ActorRocky Road
Michael Jones (as Bob Wisdom)
2001
ActorER
(TV Series) Dr. Hammond - Piece of Mind (2001) ... Dr. Hammond
2001
ActorFor Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story
(TV Movie) Oscar Valdez
2000
ActorDancing at the Blue Iguana
Eddie
2000
ActorThe Heist
(Video) Slim
2000
ActorHow to Get Laid at the End of the World
Quonset Jones
1999
ActorWasteland
(TV Series) Professor James - Pilot (1999) ... Professor James
1999
ActorCracker: Mind Over Murder
(TV Series) Detective Danny Watlington - First Love: Part 2 (1999) ... Detective Danny Watlington - First Love: Part 1 (1999) ... Detective Danny Watlington - Faustian Fitz (1999) ... Detective Danny Watlington - Best Boys (1999) ... Detective Danny Watlington - The Club (1999) ... Detective Danny Watlington Show all 15 episodes
1997-1999
ActorPoltergeist: The Legacy
(TV Series) Daniel Euwara / Daniel - The Possession (1999) ... Daniel Euwara - The Darkside (1998) ... Daniel Euwara - Spirit Thief (1997) ... Daniel Euwara - Lights Out! (1997) ... Daniel
1997-1999
ActorMighty Joe Young
Kweli
1998
ActorThree Businessmen
Leroy Jasper
1998
ActorDharma & Greg
(TV Series) Prospero - It Takes a Village (1998) ... Prospero
1998
ActorArli$$
(TV Series) - His Name Is Arliss Michaels (1998)
1998
ActorJamaica Beat
Inspector Sterling
1997
ActorD.A. Pursuit of Justice
(Video Game) John Benson
1997
ActorStir
Detective Williams
1997
ActorFace/Off
Tito Biondi
1997
ActorVolcano
O.E.M. Staffer #2
1997
ActorNo Easy Way
Motel Manager
1996
ActorLifeform
Colonel Jessie Pratt
1996
ActorThat Thing You Do!
Bobby Washington
1996
ActorIf These Walls Could Talk
(TV Movie) Policeman (segment "1996")
1996
ActorThe Sentinel
(TV Series) Lieutenant Williams - The Debt (1996) ... Lieutenant Williams
1996
ActorHellraiser: Bloodline
Gambler Cenobite - Corbuiser (uncredited)
1996
ActorSahara - Wüste des Todes
(TV Movie) Tambul
1995
ActorClean Slate
Mort
1994
ActorPoirot
(TV Series) Waiter - The Adventure of the Egyptian Tomb (1993) ... Waiter (as Bob Wisdom)
1993
ActorThe Bill
(TV Series) Johnny Olina-Olu - Street Smart (1990) ... Johnny Olina-Olu (as Bob Wisdom)
1990
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe 21st Annual Tony Awards
(TV Special) (performer: "Walking Happy")
1967
RoleTitleYear
ThanksNashville: The Whole Story
(TV Movie) (thanks)
2013
RoleTitleYear
SelfRed Carpet Report
(TV Series short) Self - Premiere of "The Alienist" (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfA Thousand Suns
(Documentary short) Narration (voice)
2009
SelfThe Wire: It's All Connected
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageBurn Notice
(TV Series) Vaughn Anderson - Dead to Rights (2011) ... Vaughn Anderson (uncredited)
2011
Archive footagePoltergeist: The Legacy
(TV Series) Daniel Euwara - The Choice (1997) ... Daniel Euwara
1997