Jump to content

Isaiah Washington

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Isaiah Washington
Washington after a speech at a Student National Medical Association conference, 2008
Isaiah Washington IV

(1963-08-03) August 3, 1963 (age 60)
Years active1991–present
Jenisa Marie Garland (m. 1996)

Isaiah Washington IV (born August 3, 1963) is an American actor.[1] He has been in several movies made by Spike Lee. Between 2005 and 2007, he played Dr. Preston Burke on ABC's Grey's Anatomy. He also played Vic in the 1994 drama movie Crooklyn.

Washington was born in Houston, Texas.

Filmography[change | change source]

Year Title Role Notes
1991 The Color of Love
1991 Land Where My Fathers Died Malcolm Short film
1991 Strictly Business Hustler
1993 Strapped Willie Television film
1994 Crooklyn Vic
1994 Alma's Rainbow Miles
1995 Stonewall Uniformed Cop
1995 Clockers Victor Dunham
1995 Dead Presidents Andrew Curtis Uncredited
1996 Girl 6 Shoplifter
1996 Mr. and Mrs. Loving Blue Television movie
1996 Get on the Bus Kyle
1996 Soul of the Game Adult Willie Mays Television film
1997 Love Jones Savon Garrison
1997 Joe Torre: Curveballs Along the Way Dwight Gooden Television film
1998 Always Outnumbered Wilfred Television film
1998 Mixing Nia Lewis
1998 Bulworth Darnell
1998 Rituals Wendal Short film
1999 True Crime Frank Louis Beechum
1999 Out of Sight Kenneth Miller
1999 A Texas Funeral Walter
2000 Veil Bentley
2000 Romeo Must Die Mac
2000 Dancing in September George Washington Television film
Nominated – NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
2000 Kin Stone
2001 Tara Max
2001 Exit Wounds George Clark
2001 Sacred Is the Flesh Roland
2002 Welcome to Collinwood Leon
2002 Ghost Ship Greer
2003 Hollywood Homicide Antoine Sartain
2003 This Girl's Life Shane
2004 Wild Things 2 Terence Bridge
2004 Dead Birds Todd
2004 Trois: The Escort Bernard 'Benny' Grier
2005 The Moguls Homer
2008 The Least of These Father Andre James
2010 Hurricane Season Coach Buddy Simmons
2011 Área Q Thomas Mathews
2012 The Undershepherd L.C.
2013 Blue Caprice John Muhammed Nominated – Black Reel Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Nominated – Gotham Independent Award for Best Actor
2013 Doctor Bello Dr. Michael Durant
2014 Blackbird Lance Rousseau
2015 The Sin Seer Grant Summit
2016 Secret Summer Gus Television film
2017 Dead Trigger Rockstock
2018 Behind the Movement E.D. Nixon Television film
2019 Cut Throat City Post-production
2019 James the Second Dr. Ramesh Post-production

References[change | change source]

  1. "Isaiah Washington". The New York Times. Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.