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August 26, 1976 |
Columbia, South Carolina
|Alma mater||University of South Carolina
Mike Randal Colter (born August 26, 1976) is an American actor.
Colter was born in Columbia, South Carolina, and grew up in St. Matthews, South Carolina. He is a graduate of Calhoun County High School. His senior year, his senior superlative as voted by the class was "most ambitious." Colter spent a year at Benedict College, before transferring to the University of South Carolina, from where he received a bachelor's degree in theater in 1999. He obtained an MFA degree in acting from the Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts. Colter's highest profile role was in the film Million Dollar Baby, in which he portrayed boxer Big Willie Little. He has also guest starred on Law & Order: Trial By Jury, The Good Wife, ER, and The Parkers, as well as several TV movies. He also starred in the series Ringer.
In 2014, Colter began portraying the role of Agent Jameson Locke in the Halo franchise. Colter starred in the series Halo: Nightfall and provided the voice and motion capture for Agent Locke in Halo 5: Guardians. He will also be playing Luke Cage in Marvel's Jessica Jones, followed by the character's individual series, Marvel's Luke Cage.
|2002||Parkers, TheThe Parkers||Lamer||Television program
Episode: "Lights, Camera, Action"
|2004||Million Dollar Baby||Big Willie Little|
|2005||Law & Order: Trial by Jury||Officer Billy Tolbert||Television program
Episode: "Blue Wall"
|2005||Silver Bells||Bill||Television film|
|2007||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Dave Oldren||Television program
|2007||And Then Came Love||Yuppie Paul|
|2009||Solving Charlie||Jack Dash||Television film|
|2009||Taking Chance||MGySgt Demetry||Television film|
|2009||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Joseph Serumaga||Television program
|2010||Royal Pains||Officer Tanner||Television program
|2010||Salt||CIA Tactical Leader|
|2010–present||Good Wife, TheThe Good Wife||Lemond Bishop||Television program
|2011||Blue Bloods||Cliff Reacher||Television program
Episode: "The Blue Templar"
|2011–2012||Ringer||Malcolm Ward||Television program
|2012||Men In Black 3||Colonel James Darrell Edwards Jr.|
|2012||Zero Dark Thirty||DEVGRU Operative Mike|
|2013||The Following||Nick Donovan|
|2013||Criminal Minds||Colin Bramwell||Television series
Episode: "Final shot"
|2014||American Horror Story: Coven||David||Guest role|
|2014||Halo: Nightfall||Agent Jameson Locke||Mini-series|
|2014||Halo: The Master Chief Collection||Agent Jameson Locke||Video Game|
|2015||Halo 5: Guardians||Agent Jameson Locke (Motion Capture)||Video Game|
|2015||Jessica Jones||Luke Cage||Netflix series|
|2016||Luke Cage||Luke Cage||Netflix series|
- Gleaton, Dionne (July 22, 2012). "Following a dream: St. Matthews native navigating acting world". The Times and Democrat.