Wolfgang Bodison

Actor, Director's assistant, Production assistant
This tall, physically imposing, black American actor made a powerful and convincing acting debut as a Marine defendant in Rob Reiner's blockbuster court-martial drama, "A Few Good Men" (1992). As Lance Cpl. Dawson ... Read more »
Born: 11/18/1966 in Washington, Washington D.C., USA

Filmography

Actor (30)

Pretty Rosebud 2015 (Movie)

Frank Allen (Actor)

Where's Angelo? 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Appearing 2013 (Movie)

(Actor)

CSI: Miami 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Perception 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

NCIS 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Cane 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Akeelah and the Bee 2006 (Movie)

Akeelah's Father (Actor)

CSI: New York 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Charmed 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Family Law 1992 - 1993, 1997 - 1998, 2000 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Murder, She Wrote 1992 - 1993, 1997 - 1998, 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Joe Somebody 2001 (Movie)

Cade Raymond (Actor)

Blood Type 1999 (Movie)

Chad (Actor)

Between Brothers 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Highlander: The Series 1992 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Dark Skies 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Goodbye America 1997 (Movie)

Jack Hamilton (Actor)

Most Wanted 1997 (Movie)

Captain Steve Braddock (Actor)

Freeway 1996 (Movie)

Detective Breer (Actor)

The M Word 1996 (Movie)

Jake (Actor)

The Silver Strand 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

ER 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Criminal Passion 1994 (Movie)

Detective Jordan Monroe (Actor)

Little Big League 1994 (Movie)

Spencer Hamilton (Actor)

A Few Good Men 1992 (Movie)

Lance Corporal Harold W Dawson (Actor)

Nothing Sacred (TV Show)

Actor

The Expert (TV Show)

Actor

The Wedding Dress (TV Show)

Actor
Other (1)

Misery 1990 (Movie)

(to Rob Reiner) (Assistant)

Biography

This tall, physically imposing, black American actor made a powerful and convincing acting debut as a Marine defendant in Rob Reiner's blockbuster court-martial drama, "A Few Good Men" (1992). As Lance Cpl. Dawson, Bodison offered a performance that suggested an emotional volcano smoldering behind his crisp military reserve. Something in the set of his lips reveals the proud rebel behind the disciplined facade.

EDUCATION

University of Virginia

Charlottesville , Virginia 1988

Milestones

2001

Had supporting part in the CBS TV-movie "The Wedding Dress"

1997

Played the prospective groom in an interracial romance in "The M Word"

1996

Had featured role in "Freeway" (premiered on HBO before receiving a theatrical release)

1994

Originated the role of Al Boulet, the ex-husband of Gloria Reuben's Jeanie Boulet on the NBC drama series "ER"

1994

Had featured role in the Fox movie "Rise & Walk: The Dennis Byrd Story"

1992

Hired as a location manager on Reiner's "A Few Good Men"

1992

Acting debut in key role as Dawson in "A Few Good Men"

1992

Asked by Reiner to read for the part of Lance Cpl Harold Dawson, one of the Marine defendents in "A Few Good Men"

1992

Worked with an acting coach for 10 days

1991

Rounded up cars for John Singleton's "Boyz N the Hood"

1990

First TV credit as production assistant on the CBS TV-movie "Partners in Life"

1990

Worked as a director's assistant on Reiner's "Misery"

1988

Drove to Hollywood with a friend after graduation from college

Grew up in Washington, DC

With the help of college alumni, hired as a mailroom worker at Rob Reiner's production company, Castle Rock

First job in the industry as a file clerk at Columbia Pictures

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