Wood Harris

Sherwin David "Wood" Harris is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as the drug kingpin Avon Barksdaleon the HBO crime drama, The Wire. Harris played Ace in Paid in Full. A high school football player Julius Campbell in the 2000 film Remember the Titans. He is also known for playing Brooke Payne on the BET miniseries,The New Edition Story in 2017. Currently he plays Barry Fouray on VH1 miniseries The Breaks.

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Cast Credits

Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television* (2017)
Starring as Vince Vincente (8 episodes)
Akil the Fugitive Hunter (2017)
Starring as Narrator (10 episodes)
The Breaks (2017)
Starring as Barry Fouray
Empire (2015)
Starring as Damon Cross (12 episodes)
Guest starring as Damon Cross (10 episodes)
Hawaii Five-0 (2010)
Guest starring as Russell Ellison
Numb3rs (2005)
Guest starring as Murphy "Pony" Fuñes
House (2004)
Guest starring as Bowman
The Wire (2002)
Starring as Avon Barksdale (32 episodes)
Oz (1997)
Guest starring as Corrections Officer
  • Episode 1x07: Plan B (Aug 18, 1997)