Reno Wilson

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Reno Wilson
BornRoy Wilson
(1970-01-20) January 20, 1970 (age 44)
Brooklyn, New York City, New York[1]
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, comedian, voice actor
Years active1988–present
 
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Reno Wilson
BornRoy Wilson
(1970-01-20) January 20, 1970 (age 44)
Brooklyn, New York City, New York[1]
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor, comedian, voice actor
Years active1988–present

Roy "Reno" Wilson (born January 20, 1970) is an American actor, comedian and voice artist.

Career[edit]

Acting[edit]

Wilson has appeared in a number of television programs and films. His first television role was on the NBC's The Cosby Show, where (on a recurring basis) he portrayed Theo Huxtable's college friend Howard during Seasons 5 and 6 of the series. His most recent film roles were that of Orlando in the 2009 film Crank: High Voltage, reprising his role from Crank. He is currently a main cast member on the CBS sitcom Mike & Molly, and has also acted in Prison Break.

Voice acting[edit]

In his voice over work Wilson is probably best known as the voices of Frenzy, Mudflap and Brains in the Transformers film series. He is also the voice of Sazh Katzroy in Final Fantasy XIII and its sequel and is the current voice of the character Killer Bee in the anime Naruto Shippuden.

Personal life[edit]

Wilson was born in Brooklyn, New York City. He currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.[1]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1999WhiteboyzMace
2001She CreatureBailey
2002R.S.V.P.Garrett
2006CrankOrlando
2007TransformersFrenzy (voice)
2009Crank: High VoltageOrlando
Transformers: Revenge of the FallenMudflap (voice)
2010Kill SpeedKyle JacksonDirect-to-video
2011Transformers: Dark of the MoonBrains (voice)

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1988-1989The Cosby ShowHoward
1993-1996Martin (TV series)SonnyEpisodes: "Thanks for Nothing"
"Wedding Bell Blues"
1994The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirSteve (Will's old friend)Episode: "The Philadelphia Story"
CoachChipEpisode: "It Should Happen To You"
"Out of Control"
2001-2002The ChronicleWes Freewald
2003Las VegasFrank Kulchak
Willy Hammond
Episodes: "Semper Spy"
"Delinda's Box: Part 1"
2005Blind JusticeDetective Tom Selway
2006HeistTyrese EvansEpisodes: "Pilot"
"Sex, Lies and Vinny Momo"
"How Billy Got His Groove Back"
"Strife"
"Bury the Lead"
"Ladies and Gentlemen... Sweaty Dynamite"
2007Lincoln HeightsRicky TaylorEpisode: "Manchild"
2009The PhilanthropistHaitianEpisode: "Haiti"
2010ScrubsDr. Russell VaughnEpisode: "Our Dear Leaders"
2010–presentMike & MollyOfficer Carl McMillanMain Cast
2011Naruto ShippudenKiller Bee (voice)Episodes: "The Tailed Beast vs. The Tailless Tailed Beast"
"The Five Great Nations Mobilise"

Video Games[edit]

YearTitleRole
2009MadWorldThe Black Baron, Male Reporter (voice)
Final Fantasy XIIISazh Katzroy (voice)
2010Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2Killer Bee (voice)
2011Final Fantasy XIII-2Sazh Katzroy (voice)
Operation Flashpoint: Red RiverS/Sgt Damien Knox (voice)
2012Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm GenerationsKiller Bee (voice)
2013Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3Killer Bee (voice)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Reno Wilson Bio Biography". Retrieved 2013-03-22. 

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