Keith David

“Keith David is a classically trained actor, winning 3 Emmys out of 6 nominations as well as being nominated for a Tony award. He starred in the recently concluded TV series “”Greenleaf”” for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network. Upcoming films include “”Horizon Line”” with Allison Williams (“”Get Out””) and “”Black As Night,”” for Amazon.

In “”Greenleaf”” Keith portrayed ‘Bishop James Greenleaf’, the charismatic and God-fearing leader of the Calvary Fellowship and the patriarch of the family. The series followed the unscrupulous world of the Greenleaf family, their scandalous secrets and lies, and their sprawling Memphis megachurch. The series was praised for its push and pull dynamic, its hypocrisy, and its compelling characters. Keith’s stellar performance was best stated by The Hollywood Reporter, “”… Keith David …is perfectly cast as Bishop Greenleaf. Whether he’s playing to the congregation at the altar or getting conspiratorial in a smaller venue, this is an unusually great and meaty role for David.””

On the big screen, Keith co-starred with Chadwick Boseman in “”21 Bridges””. Prior credits include “”Night School”” with Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish and “”Tales from the Hood 2″”. Additional titles include the Academy award-winning films “”Crash”” and “”Platoon.”” He is widely recognized for appearing in the highly-acclaimed films Disney’s “”The Princess and the Frog””, “”Requiem for a Dream””, “”Men at Work””, “”They Live””, “”There’s Something About Mary””, and “”The Thing.””

Keith’s work as a voice actor has made him a household name. His rich and powerful voice has been featured in national commercials, award shows, documentaries, video games, and animation. His work in narration has earned him three Emmys for Ken Burns’ “”Jackie Robinson””, “”The War””, and “”Unforgivable Blackness – The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson””. Some of his other voice acting credits include countless fan favorites such as “”Adventure Time””, “”Bojack Horseman,”” “”Rick & Morty””, “”Spawn””, and “”Gargoyles””. Keith has lent his voice to many video game titles. Recently he portrayed the character “”Spawn”” in the reboot of the “”Mortal Kombat”” video game. Other appearances include the “”Halo”” series (games 2, 3, and 5), the “”Saint’s Row”” series (games 1, 2, and 4), as well as the “”Mass Effect”” series (games 1,2, and 3).”

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