Clarke Peters

Clarke Peters

American actor, singer, writer and director
Peter Clarke, known professionally as Clarke Peters, is an American actor, writer, and director. He is best known for his roles as Lester Freamon in the television series The Wire and Albert Lambreaux in the television series Treme .Wikipedia
BornApril 7, 1952
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Net worth$1.5 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseJanine Martyne , Penny
ChildrenJoe Jacobs
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Videos

'Da 5 Bloods' interview: Spike Lee and Delroy Lindo on the challenge of playing a Trump supporter

The war never ended for the Vietnam War vets in Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods, and one of them has been uniquely affected. Here, Delroy Lindo and Spike Lee discuss the challenge of getting into the mindset of a MAGA hat-wearing Trump supporter. Da 5 Bloods releases globally on Netflix on 12 June. From Academy Award® Winner Spike Lee comes a New Joint: the story of four African-American Vets — Paul (Delroy Lindo), Otis (Clarke Peters), Eddie (Norm Lewis), and Melvin (Isiah Whitlock, Jr.) — who return to Vietnam. Searching for the remains of their fallen Squad Leader (Chadwick Boseman) and the promise of buried treasure, our heroes, joined by Paul's concerned son (Jonathan Majors), battle forces of Man and Nature — while confronted by the lasting ravages of The Immorality of The Vietnam War.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2021British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorDa 5 BloodsNominated
2021Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureDa 5 BloodsNominated
2018Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureThree Billboards Outside Ebbing, MissouriWinner