James Pickens Jr.

Actor
Well known and respected for recurring roles on "The X-Files" (Fox, 1993-2002) and "The Practice," James Pickens, Jr. has recently garnered attention for portraying Dr. Richard Webber on the hit ABC series "Grey's ... Read more »
Born: 10/25/1954 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Filmography

Actor (77)

Grey's Anatomy 2004 - 2015 (TV Show)

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42 2013 (Movie)

Mr. Brock (Actor)

Just Wright 2010 (Movie)

Lloyd Wright (Actor)

Private Practice 2007, 2009 (Tv Show)

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A Holiday Celebration at Ford's Theater 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

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Ball Don't Lie 2007 (Movie)

Roberto (Actor)

TV Land Awards 2006 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

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The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

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The 37th Annual NAACP Image Awards 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

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Curb Your Enthusiasm 2005 (Tv Show)

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Venom 2005 (Movie)

Sheriff (Actor)

Line of Fire 2004 (Tv Show)

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The Lyon's Den 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

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The West Wing 2004 (Tv Show)

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Becker 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

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CSI: Miami 2003 (Tv Show)

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Home Room 2003 (Movie)

Principal Robbins (Actor)

Six Feet Under 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

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Crossing Jordan 2002 (Tv Show)

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MDs 2002 (Tv Show)

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Philly 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

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Strong Medicine 2002 (Tv Show)

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The X-Files 1998 - 2002 (Tv Show)

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Blossom 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Coach 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Daddio 1999 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Doogie Howser, M.D. 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Family Law 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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In the House 1991 - 1992, 1995 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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L.A. Law 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Murder, She Wrote 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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NYPD Blue 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Parker Lewis 1991 - 1992, 1996 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Semper Fi 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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Something So Right 1996 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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The District 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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The Practice 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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Touched By an Angel 1991 - 2001 (Tv Show)

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A Slight Case of Murder 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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Any Day Now 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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City of Angels 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

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Traffic 2000 (Movie)

Prosecutor Ben Williams (Actor)

JAG 1999 (Tv Show)

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Liberty Heights 1999 (Movie)

Sylvia's Father (Actor)

Vengeance Unlimited 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

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Brooklyn South 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

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Bulworth 1998 (Movie)

Uncle David (Actor)

How Stella Got Her Groove Back 1998 (Movie)

Walter (Actor)

Seinfeld 1998 (Tv Show)

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Sphere 1998 (Movie)

OSSA Instructor (Actor)

Dangerous Minds 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Gridlock'd 1997 (Movie)

Supervisor (Actor)

Rocketman 1997 (Movie)

Ben Stevens (Actor)

The Uninvited 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Ghosts of Mississippi 1996 (Movie)

Medgar Evers (Actor)

John Grisham's The Client 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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Roseanne 1990 - 1996 (Tv Show)

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Sleepers 1996 (Movie)

Marlboro (Actor)

Trial By Fire 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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Dead Presidents 1995 (Movie)

Mr Curtis (Actor)

Me and the Boys 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

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Nixon 1995 (Movie)

Black Orator (Actor)

Jimmy Hollywood 1994 (Movie)

Cook (Actor)

Boiling Point 1993 (Movie)

Prison Officer (Actor)

Menace II Society 1993 (Movie)

Man 2 (Actor)

Beverly Hills 90210 1991 - 1992 (Tv Show)

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Trespass 1992 (Movie)

Police Officer Reese (Actor)

F/X 1986 (Movie)

Ambulance Driver (Actor)

A Child's Cry For Help (TV Show)

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Bloodhounds (TV Show)

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Exclusive (TV Show)

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Lily in Winter (TV Show)

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Little Girl Fly Away (TV Show)

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Power 98 (TV Show)

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Sharon's Secret (TV Show)

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Sodbusters (TV Show)

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Top Chef Duels (Tv Show)

Guest

Biography

Well known and respected for recurring roles on "The X-Files" (Fox, 1993-2002) and "The Practice," James Pickens, Jr. has recently garnered attention for portraying Dr. Richard Webber on the hit ABC series "Grey's Anatomy" (2005- ). A jack-of-all-trades, Pickens has led an accomplished career on both stage and screen.

Relationships

Gina Pickens

Wife

Milestones

2010

Co-starred opposite Queen Latifah in "Just Wright"

2007

Made a guest appearance on the "Grey's Anatomy" spinoff "Private Practice" as Dr. Richard Webber

2005

Cast as Dr. Richard Webber on the ABC medical drama "Grey’s Anatomy"

2003

Cast as attorney Terrance Christianson on NBC's legal drama "The Lyon's Den" with Rob Lowe

2002

Played Keith’s (Mathew St. Patrick) domineering father on the HBO series "Six Feet Under"

2000

Appeared in Steven Soderbergh’s award winning film "Traffic"

1998

Had a recurring role on "The Practice," playing Detective Mike McKrew

1998

Played Angela Bassett's ex-husband, Walter, in "How Stella Got Her Groove Back"

1998

Cast as a series regular on FOX's "The X-Files," playing FBI Deputy Director Alvin Kersh

1996

Portrayed slain civil rights leader Medgar Evans in the acclaimed Rob Reiner-directed film, "Ghosts of Mississippi"

1990

First big break was a guest spot on "Roseanne," (ABC) which lead to a recurring role

1986

Portrayed Zack Edwards on the daytime soap "Another World" (NBC)

1981

Performed with the historic Negro Ensemble Company in a production of "A Soldier's Play," with Denzel Washington and Samuel L. Jackson

Had a co-starring role in the TNT film, "A Slight Case of Murder," which starred Adam Arkin and James Cromwell and was written by William. H. Macy

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