Omar Epps

Omar Epps

His role as Lincoln Hayes in the big-screen version of The Mod Squad (1999)
Omar Epps has emerged as one of the industry's most talented and sought-after actors. His most recent feature films include Alan Rudolph's Breakfast of Champions opposite Bruce Willis and Nick Nolte, and the Miramax drama In Too Deep opposite Stanley Tucci and Nia Long.Born and raised in Brooklyn, Epps is a graduate of the High School of Performing Arts in New York City. He made his feature film debut in 1991 in Ernest Dickerson's Juice and went on to appear in Higher Learning. His other film credits include The Wood alongside Taye Diggs and Richard T. Jones, The Mod Squad, Scream 2, The Program, Major League 2 and Daybreak.Epps' television credits include starring roles in the HBO original television films First Time Felon directed by Charles Dutton, the highly acclaimed Deadly Voyage and the memorable role of struggling surgical resident Dr. Dennis Gant on the award-winning NBC series ER.Epps is currently in production on Brother, starring opposite Takeshi Kitano. Brother is the story of a displaced Yakuza gangster who strikes up an unlikely friendship with a black hustler, played by Epps.Source: filmbug.com
The only way to ensure a film is going to sell is put Will Smith in it and you open it in 3,000 theaters and make sure we have all the top promotional spots in each venue.More Omar Epps quotes [05/24/2006 12:05:00]
I want that to challenge the audience.More Omar Epps quotes [05/24/2006 12:05:00]
Boxing, for me, it's the beginning of all sports. I'm willing to bet that the first sport was a man against another man in a fight, so I think that's something innate in all of us.More Omar Epps quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's almost like movies in theaters aren't meant to be intelligent. Major motion pictures are meant to entertain.More Omar Epps quotes [05/24/2006 12:05:00]
They say the most troubling time in your life is when you're becoming enlightened, because then you can't relate to the ignorant or the enlightened, because you're in between.More Omar Epps quotes [05/24/2006 12:05:00]

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