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Wood Harris

Actor
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Sherwin David "Wood" Harris (born October 17, 1969) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as high school student Julius Campbell in the 2000 film Remember the Titans and the drug kingpin Avon Barksdale on the HBO crime drama The Wire. --- Harris was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Mattie, a housewife, and John Harris, a bus driver. He holds a Bachelors of Arts in Theater Arts from Northern Illinois University (NIU) and a Master of Arts from New York University. He is the younger brother of actor Steve Harris. While enrolled in NYU, Harris starred in his first major film role in the basketball drama Above the Rim, starring opposite Tupac Shakur, and appeared in many theatrical stage productions of various off-Broadway plays. Harris subsequently guest-starred in a variety of television and film venues before portraying legendary rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix in Showtime's 2000 movie, Hendrix. Later that year, Harris received his first NAACP Image Award nomination for "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture" along with the Blockbuster Movie Award nomination for "Favorite Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture" for his role as Julius "Big Ju" Campbell in Remember The Titans.

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Born
Sherwin David "Wood" Harris
October 17, 1969 (age 54)
Profession
Actor
Spouse
Rebekah Harris
Parents
Mattie Harris, John Harris
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