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Chad L. Coleman is an American actor. He portrays Corey James in a guest starring role in All American.


Coleman was raised in a foster home in Richmond, Virginia. As a youth, he participated in track and field, but turned his attention to studying drama after a leg injury. He attended Virginia Commonwealth University on a scholarship for his freshman year, before dropping out to serve in the United States Army. During his time in the army, from 1995 to 1999 he worked as a video cameraman



Year Title Role Notes
1993 New York Cop Iceman
1998 Speed of Life Orderly
2001 The Gilded Six Bits Joe Banks Short film
2001 Revolution #9 Night Nurse
2002 The End of The Bar Dr. Scott Rosen
2004 Brother to Brother El
2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power Clyde Short Video
2006 Confessions Darius
2011 The Green Hornet Chili
2011 Horrible Bosses Curtis the Dive Bar Bartender
2012 Life, Love, Soul Earl Grant
2013 Habeas Corpus Ray Jr. Short film
2014 Crazy Little Thing Called... 'Ships Mr. Anders Short film
2017 The Black Ghiandola Tanner Alonso Short film
2018 Making Lemonade Chad Short film


Year Title Role Notes
1992 Here and Now Roland Episode: "A.J.'s Big Leap"
1994, 1995 Law & Order Henry / Weiner 2 episodes
1994, 1996 New York Undercover Kevin Gray / Shoop 2 episodes
1999, 2001 Third Watch Grissom / Lamar 2 episodes
2002 Monday Night Mayhem O.J. Simpson TV movie
2003, 2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Prison Warden / A.J. Martin 2 episodes
2003 Guiding Light Moses Episode: "#1853"
2003 Hack Lafonso 2 episodes
2004–2008 The Wire Dennis "Cutty" Wise 20 episodes
2005 Numb3rs Williams Episode: "Man Hunt"
2007 Wifey Parnell Pilot
2008 New Amsterdam Lt. Bobby Graham Episode: "Golden Boy"
2008 Life on Mars Suede Episode: "Things to Do in New York When You Think You're Dead"
2009 CSI: Miami Kevin Landau Episode: "Smoke Gets in Your CSI's"
2009 Boldly Going Nowhere Cobolt Pilot
2009 Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Queeg 2 episodes
2009 The Forgotten Ray Perkins Episode: "Football John"
2010 In Plain Sight Ricky Dupree / Ricky Dumont Episode: "Whistle Stop"
2010 Lie to Me Darryl Episode: "The Canary's Song"
2010 The Good Wife Carter Wright Episode: "Nine Hours"
2010–2019 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Z 5 episodes
2010–2013 I Hate My Teenage Daughter Gary Miller 13 episodes
2012 Criminal Minds Malcolm Ford Episode: "The Company"
2012 Burn Notice Brady Pressman Episode: "Desperate Times"
2012 Electric City Manny (voice) 20 episodes
2012–2015 The Walking Dead Tyreese Williams 22 episodes
2013 Cult True Believer #4 Episode: "Off to See the Wizard"
2013–2016 Family Guy Additional voices 2 episodes
2015–2020 The Expanse Col. Frederick Lucius Johnson 20 episodes
2016 Roots Mingo Episode: "Part 3"
2016 Arrow Tobias Church 4 episodes
2016 Freakish Coach 3 episodes
2017 The Goldbergs Leon Schmion Episode: "The Spencer's Gift"
2017 Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland Bill Whitfield TV movie
2017–present The Orville Klyden 16 episodes
2019 All American Corey James 9 episodes
2019 Treadwater Osei Unknown episodes
2020 Interrogation

Video games

Year Title Role Notes
2005 The Warriors Police Voice
2005 50 Cent: Bulletproof Booker Voice
2006 Bully Officer Williams Voice
2008 Grand Theft Auto IV K 109: Imaging Voice
2009 Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony K 109: The Studio Imaging Voice
2009 Left 4 Dead 2 Coach Voice
2013 Resident Evil 6 Coach Capcom X Valve Crossover DLC