Actor Michael K. Williams is known for his role as Chalky White in the popular television series Boardwalk Empire (2010-13) alongside Steve Buscemi and Stephen Graham. This dramatic series is a chronicle tale of the life and times of Nucky Thompson who utilizes his political and gangster ties to accomplish the job.
Michael is also known for his role as professor Marshall Kane in the series Community (2011-12), with the plot revolving around a suspended lawyer who is forced to enroll in a community college with an odd grouping of staff and students. Michael also gained popularity in his role as Dax in the series The Philanthropist (2009). He has played many supporting roles in the past, but Michael is not limited to this. He is a vibrant actor who is moving ahead with his career and keeping himself busy, and in the public eye.
Williams appeared in the film 12 Years A Slave (2013), and has just completed work in the short films Nobody's Nobody (2012); They Die By Dawn (2013) and The Devil Goes Down (2013).
You'll also see him appear in the new film RoboCop (2014) as officer Jack Lewis Michael is also working on Kill The Messenger (2014) as "Freeway" Rick Ross; in The Sweet Blood of Jesus (2014) and in Captive (2014) which are all in the post-production stage. He will aslo appear in Anesthesia (2014) and it is rumored that he will appear as Black Jack Johnson in the upcoming film 179th Street (2014), which has just been announced.