Wood Harris

Wood Harris

actor, producer

Wood Harris was born on Oct 17, 1969 in USA. Wood Harris's big-screen debut came with Above the Rim directed by Jeff Pollack in 1994, strarring Motaw (as Sherwin David Harris). Wood Harris is known for Creed II directed by Steven Caple Jr., Michael B. Jordan stars as Adonis Johnson and Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. Wood Harris has got 2 awards and 3 nominations so far. The most recent award Wood Harris achieved is Black Reel Awards for Television. The upcoming new movie Wood Harris plays is Creed III which will be released on Mar 03, 2023.

Harris was born Sherwin David Harris in Chicago, Illinois, to John and Mattie Harris. However, he works under his nickname, "Wood". Attended New York University Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School. Has performed in many films and various stage productions including plays by August Wilson, William Shakespeare and Tennessee Williams. He is one of the stars of the HBO series Sur écoute (2002), which was recently chosen by Time magazine as one of best TV shows of all time. He is regarded as one of the best actors of his generation. Wood is the younger brother of Steve Harris, star of the ABC legal drama The practice: Bobby Donnell & associés (1997). Wood, like his brother, splits his time between New York and California.

  • Birthday

    Oct 17, 1969
  • Place of Birth

    Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • Also known

    Sherwin David "Wood" Harris, Sherwin David Harris

Known For


2 wins & 3 nominations

Black Reel Awards for Television
Outstanding Supporting Actor, Drama Series
Winner - Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie/Limited Series
Winner - Black Reel

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows