Jeffrey Wright



Place of birth:

Washington, D.C., USA:


Jeffrey Wright (born December 7, 1965 in Washington, D.C.) is an American actor. He is best known for his Emmy and Golden Globe-winning role in the HBO miniseries Angels in America and his Tony Award winning role in the Broadway production of the same name. He starred in The French Dispatch (2020), The Batman (2022), the James Bond films Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace and No Time to Die, and The Hunger Games films.

Film Credits

The Batman (2022)
as James Gordon
Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special (2021)
as The Watcher (voice) (archive footage)
The French Dispatch (2021)
as Roebuck Wright
No Time to Die (2021)
as Felix Leiter
The Oedipus Project (2020)
as Tiresias
All Day and a Night (2020)
as JD
Marvel Studios: Expanding the Universe (2019)
as Self
The Laundromat (2019)
as Malchus Irvin Boncamper
The Goldfinch (2019)
as James 'Hobie' Hobart
Wolves in the Walls: It's All Over (2019)
The Public (2019)
We Are Not Done Yet (2018)
as Himself
Rigged: The Voter Suppression Playbook (2018)
as Narrator
Moynihan (2018)
as Narrator (voice)
Hold the Dark (2018)
as Russell Core
Age Out (2018)
as Detective Portnoy
O.G. (2018)
as Louis Menkins
Game Night (2018)
as FBI Agent Henderson
Monster (2018)
as Mr. Harmon
Unseen Enemy (2017)
as Himself - Narrator
Confirmation (2016)
as Charles Ogletree
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)
as Beetee
The Good Dinosaur (2015)
as Poppa (voice)
Premiere Of The Good Dinosaur (2015)
as Self
The Mockingjay Lives: The Making of the Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 (2015)
as Himself
Mass Extinction: Life at the Brink (2014)
as Narrator
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)
as Beetee
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
as Dr. Watson
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
as Beetee
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete (2013)
as Henry
A Single Shot (2013)
as Simon
Broken City (2013)
as Carl Fairbanks
Bond on Location (2012)
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)
as William Black
The Ides of March (2011)
as Senator Thompson
A Child's Garden of Poetry (2011)
Source Code (2011)
as Dr. Rutledge
Cadillac Records (2008)
as Muddy Waters
Quantum of Solace (2008)
as Felix Leiter
W. (2008)
as Colin Powell
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Scandal of 1920 (2008)
as Sidney Bechet
Blackout (2007)
as Nelson
The Invasion (2007)
as Dr. Galeano
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Al Pacino (2007)
as Himself
New Orleans (2007)
as Narrator
Chicago 10 (2007)
as Bobby Seale (voice)
Blood Diamonds (2006)
as Narrator
Casino Royale (2006)
as Felix Leiter
Becoming Bond (2006)
Lady in the Water (2006)
as Mr. Dury
Syriana (2005)
as Bennett Holiday
Broken Flowers (2005)
as Winston
Lackawanna Blues (2005)
as Mr. Paul
The True Story of Hannibal (2005)
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (2004)
The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
as CPL Al Melvin
With All Deliberate Speed (2004)
as Narrator (Voice)
Sam Cooke: Legend (2003)
as Narrator
The Topdog Diaries (2002)
as Himself / Lincoln
D-Tox (2002)
as Jaworski
Ali (2001)
as Howard Bingham
Boycott (2001)
as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Crime + Punishment in Suburbia (2000)
as Chris
Shaft (2000)
as Peoples Hernandez
Hamlet (2000)
as Gravedigger
Cement (2000)
Ride with the Devil (1999)
as Daniel Holt
Celebrity (1998)
as Greg
Too Tired to Die (1998)
as Balzac Man
Critical Care (1997)
as Rafael ("Bed Two")
Basquiat (1996)
as Jean-Michel Basquiat
Faithful (1996)
as Young Man at Rolls
In the Wings: Angels in America On Broadway (1993)
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Mystery of the Blues (1993)
as Sidney Bechet
Jumpin' at the Boneyard (1991)
as Derek
Presumed Innocent (1990)
as Prosecuting Attorney
Asteroid City ()

Production Credits

We Are Not Done Yet (2018)