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Sherwin David Harris, better known as Wood Harris, has an estimated net worth of $2 million. The American actor’s net worth rocketed after snapping up his first major role in the basketball film, Above the Rim (1994). Harris was born and raised in Illinois, alongside his older brother, actor Steve Harris. He attended Northern Illinois University, where he graduated with a BA in theater Arts. Harris went on to New York University and got a Master of Arts. Since that time, he appeared in several off Broadway productions. Towards to end of the nineties, Harris appeared in a string of hits including As Good As it Gets (1998), starring Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt and Wood Allen’s 1998 comedy film, Celebrity.

Wood Harris Net Worth $2 Million Dollars

The manner is up for the young actor, as Harris was awarded the New York Film Festival’s 1st Run Best Actor Award because of his performance in the Morning Homework. The thirty-minute film was directed by basketball player/budding film maker Malcolm Lee. By the year 2000, the role kept rolling in: Harris took the lead character in the 2000 film Hendrix, portraying the celebrated guitarist. In 2002, Harris starred in Damon Dash’s movie, Paid in Full. Now a good-season actor, Harris was also a routine on the little display.

In 2005, he portrayed a drug dealer in HBO’s drama, The Wire. He also made guest appearances in TV dramas, including Numbers, House and more recently Hawaii Five-0. Furthermore appearing in the little display, Harris hasn’t neglected the film roles. In 2009, was to star in Sweetwater, where Harris portrayed Nathaniel “Sweetwater” Clifton, the very first NBA black player. In the entire year, Harris also starred in Just Another Day, portraying an up-and-coming rapper called A-maze.

Quick Facts

Birth date: 17th October 1969,
Birth place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height:1.91 m
Profession:actor,
Education:Northern Illinois University, New York University's Tish School,
Nationality:American,
Spouse:Rebekah Harris
Parents:Mattie Harris, John Harris,
Siblings:Steve Harris
Awards:NAACP Image Award,
Nominations:Emmy and Screen Actors Guild Awards,
Movies:Ant-Man, Paid in Full, Remember the Titans, Dredd, Creed, Next Day Air, Above the Rim, The Babymakers, Not Easily Broken, The Heart Specialist, Just Another Day, Southland Tales, The Watsons Go To Birmingham, As Good as It Gets, Jazz in the Diamond District, Dough Boys, Hendrix, Train Ride, Dirty, 4 Life, Rhapsody, Sweetwater
TV shows:The Wire, Black Poker Stars Invitational
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Brother of Steve Harris.
2Is interested in going into the music industry and is making efforts towards it. [December 2006]


Quotes

#Quote
1My first artistic love was drawing and painting.
2We had a very normal, sort of ghetto, urban upbringing. My father was a bus driver and my mother was a seamstress and a substitute schoolteacher, off and on. So, that all adds up to no money.
3If you overdo something, you end up typecast. You always have to expand.
4With film, you can feel confident that you're doing good work, but never know what it's going to look like.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Mini-SeriesThe Watsons Go to Birmingham (2013)
2001Blockbuster Entertainment AwardBlockbuster Entertainment AwardsFavorite Supporting Actor - DramaRemember the Titans (2000)
2001Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion PictureRemember the Titans (2000)


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Breaks2017TV Series filmingBarry Fouray
Nine Eleven2017completedMichael
The New Edition Story2017TV Movie completedBrooke Payne
The New Edition Story2017TV Series post-productionBrooke Payne
Once Upon a Time in Venice2016post-productionPrince
The Breaks2016TV MovieBarry Fouray
Creed2015Tony 'Little Duke' Burton
Ant-Man2015Gale
Ransum Games2014Henchman #1
Justified2014TV SeriesJay
The Watsons Go to Birmingham2013TV MovieDaniel
Dredd2012Kay
The Babymakers2012Darrell
Hawaii Five-02010TV SeriesRussell Ellison
Southland2010TV SeriesTrinney Day
Just Another Day2009/IVA-Maze
Next Day Air2009Guch
Played by Fame2009TV Series
Dough Boys2009Julian France
Not Easily Broken2009Darnell Gooden
House M.D.2008TV SeriesBowman
The Wire2002-2008TV SeriesAvon Barksdale
Jazz in the Diamond District2008Gabriel Marx
4 Life2007VideoDayvon
Numb3rs2007TV SeriesMurphy 'Pony' Fuñez
The Heart Specialist2006Dr. Sidney Zachary
Southland Tales2006Dion Element
Dirty2005Brax
Joy Road2004Tony Smalls
The Twilight Zone2003TV SeriesMarvin Gardens / Dwayne Grant
Paid in Full2002Ace
Rhapsody2000TV MovieBilly Dixon
Remember the Titans2000Julius Campbell
Hendrix2000TV MovieJimi Hendrix
Are You Cinderella?2000Short
Committed2000/IChicky
The Gold Cup2000Clayton
Train Ride2000Will
Spenser: Small Vices1999TV MovieEllis Alves
The Siege1998Officer Henderson
Celebrity1998Al Swayze
New York Undercover1998TV SeriesShadow
As Good as It Gets1997Cafe 24 Busboy
Cosby1997TV SeriesTony
Oz1997TV SeriesOfficer Gordon Wood
NYPD Blue1996TV SeriesHector
Above the Rim1994Motaw (as Sherwin David Harris)

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Just Another Day2009/IVco-producer
Next Day Air2009producer
Chains2009/IShort executive producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
VH1 Big in 2015 with Entertainment Weekly2015TV SpecialHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Wendy Williams Show2012TV SeriesHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
A Hip Hop Hustle: The Making of 'Just Another Day'2010Video documentary shortHimself
Pressure2009/IHimself (rumored)
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2009TV SeriesHimself
Black Poker Stars Invitational2008TV SeriesPlayer
The Wendy Williams Experience2006TV SeriesHimself
Kanye West: College Dropout - Video Anthology2005Video documentaryHimself (segment "Through the Wire")
My Coolest Years2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - 'B-Boys & B-Girls'
Def Poetry2002TV Series documentaryHimself
2000 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards2000TV Special documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Wire2006TV SeriesAvon Barksdale

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