Delaney Williams

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Delaney Williams
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Williams in 2008
William Delaney

(1962-12-12) December 12, 1962 (age 57)
Years active1997–present

Delaney Williams (born December 12, 1962) is an American actor from Washington, D.C.[1] He appeared on the HBO drama The Wire (2002-2008) as a recurring guest star playing homicide sergeant Jay Landsman.[2] He also had a small role on HBO's mini-series The Corner (2000) which brought him to the attention of the producers who worked on The Corner prior to casting The Wire.[1] He has also made appearances on such shows as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Veep, Cold Case, and The Punisher.


Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
1998 Homicide: Life on the Streets Joey Grimaldi
2000 The Corner Scale Guy 2 episodes
2002-2008 The Wire Sgt. Jay Landsman 45 episodes
2003 The West Wing Reporter Uncredited
2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Ernie Dominguez
2004 Cold Case Fred Calvin
2010-2017 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit John Buchanan 13 episodes
2013 Veep Joe Walker
2016 Blue Bloods Bureau Chief Dennis Egan 3 episodes
2017 Elementary Joseph Tommolino 1 episode
2017 The Punisher O'Connor 3 episodes


  1. ^ a b Joel Murphy (2006). "One on one with Delaney Williams". Hobo Trashcan. Retrieved 2016-05-19.
  2. ^ "Delaney Williams as Sergeant Jay Landsman". HBO. 2007. Retrieved 2007-11-03.

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