Seth Gilliam


Seth Gilliam Biography

Seth Gilliam is best known as Actor, Theatre Artist who has an estimated Net Worth of $1.5 Million. Actor best known for his TV roles as Baltimore detective Ellis Carver on The Wire, Dr. Deaton on Teen Wolf and Clayton Hughes on Oz. He has also played Father Gabriel on AMC's The Walking Dead. He was born on November 5,1968, New York. He has also appeared in episodes of Nurse Jackie and The Good Wife. He graduated from SUNY Purchase in 1990 and appeared as Aaron Dexter on the seventh season of The Cosby Show. He co-starred with Frankie Faison on the acclaimed HBO series The Wire.   He married theatre director Leah Gardiner.  His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Seth Gilliam Bio

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Best Known For
  • Having been cast as Gabriel Stokes, a priest who joins the group of Rick Grimes, in the post-apocalyptic horror television series, The Walking Dead, in which he stars alongside the likes of Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Steven Yeun, Chandler Riggs, Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, Emily Kinney, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Alanna Masterson, Christian Serratos, Khary Payton, Samantha Morton, and several others
  • Playing the role of Ellis Carver, a black police officer who is also a former commander of the Baltimore Police Department’s Western District Drug Enforcement Unit, in the serial crime drama tragedy television series, The Wire. The show had a run from 2002 to 2008 and apart from Seth Gilliam, the lead cast also comprised of Dominic West, John Doman, Idris Elba, Frankie Faison, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Wood Harris, Deirdre Lovejoy, Wendell Pierce, Lance Reddick, Andre Royo, Sonja Sohn, Chris Bauer, Paul Ben-Victor, Clarke Peters, Amy Ryan, Aidan Gillen, Glynn Turman, Clark Johnson, Tom McCarthy, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Neal Huff, Jermaine Crawford, Tristan Wilds, Michael Kostroff, and Michelle Paress.
  • Appearing as Clayton Hughes in the suspense dark comedy crime drama series, Oz, from 1999 to 2001
  • Portraying the character of Dr. Alan Deaton in the supernatural teen drama romance television series, Teen Wolf, which starred the likes of Tyler Posey, Crystal Reed, Dylan O’Brien, Tyler Hoechlin, Holland Roden, Colton Haynes, Shelley Hennig, Arden Cho, Dylan Sprayberry, and Melissa Ponzio
Nick NameSeth
Full NameSeth Gilliam
Birth PlaceNew York, United States
EducationSeth Gilliam studied at the State University of New York at Purchase (commonly known as Purchase College), which is a public college located in Harrison, Westchester County, New York, United States, and he graduated from the university in 1990.
ProfessionActor, Theatre Artist
ManagerSeth Gilliam is represented by McGowan Management, Inc., Talent Management Company, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Build TypeAverage
Age52 years old
Date of BirthNovember 5,1968
Zodiac SignScorpio
Height5 ft 8½ in or 174 cm
Weight75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Sexual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
  • Shaved head
  • Deep-set eyes
  • High cheekbones
  • Often sports a goatee
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown
Net Worth$1.5 Million

Seth Gilliam Filmography

1993Joey BreakerJeremy Breaker
Mr. WonderfulER Doctor
1994The Hardest PartDerekShort film
1995Jefferson in ParisJames Hemings
1996Courage Under FireAltameyer
1997Starship TroopersSugar Watkins
2002Personal Velocity: Three PortraitsVincent
2005The Great WonderfulClaytonSegment: “Emme's Story”
2008Sympathetic DetailsRaymond
2009The People v. Leo FrankJim Conley
Did You Hear About the Morgans?U.S. Marshal Lasky
2010BetrayedRoger WaiteShort film
2011Stake Out: Atlantic SalmonRiversShort film
2014Still AliceFrederic Johnson
2015Police StateOfficer Grady
2018Change in the AirOfficer Payne

Seth Gilliam TV Shows

1990–91The Cosby ShowAaron Dexter3 episodes
1992Law & OrderBabatunde AmodaEpisode: “Consultation”
In the Eyes of a StrangerTelevision film
1994Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson WhittakerCadet Johnson C. WhittakerTelevision film
1999–2001OzClayton Hughes17 episodes
2002–08The WireEllis Carver50 episodes
2005Law & Order: Trial by JuryA.D.A. Terence Wright4 episodes
2007The Bronx is BurningPaul BlairEpisode: “Time for a Change?”
2007–08Law & Order: Criminal IntentDetective Daniels4 episodes
2009DamagesMark WatersEpisode: “I Knew Your Pig”
CSI: MiamiAaron NolanEpisode: “Flight Risk”
MercyPolice OfficerEpisode: “Destiny, Meet My Daughter, Veronica”
2010Nurse JackieDr. LindseyEpisode: “Candyland”
Law & OrderMichael's AttorneyEpisode: “Immortal”
2011The Good WifeJacob RickterEpisode: “Closing Arguments”
SvetlanaTomasEpisode: “Milking It”
2011–17Teen WolfDr. Alan DeatonRecurring role; 43 episodes
2012Person of InterestDetective Des FranklinEpisode: “Identity Crisis”
HomelandChapmanEpisode: “A Gettysburg Address”
2013Criminal MindsLyle JohnsonEpisode: “Strange Fruit”
2014–presentThe Walking DeadGabriel StokesAlso Starring (seasons 5–7)Starring (season 8–present)53 episodes
2016ElementaryDr. Ira WallaceEpisode: “Ready or Not”
2019City on a HillRev. Jasper Fields3 episodes
2020BullDr. PoulsonEpisode: “The Invisible Woman”

Seth Gilliam Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$1.5 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source TV Actor (profession).

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