Chad Coleman is an American actor who is widely known for playing the role as Dennis Wise on HBO crime drama series known as The Wire from 2004 till 2008, for voicing in a video game called Left 4 Dead 2 as well as for playing as Tyreese Williams on AMC post- apocalyptic home series named as THE Walking Dead. He has been active in this field since the year 1992 and till now, he has gained a lot of fans and popularity.
Chad had a starring role on HBOseries called The Wire as a reformed criminal Dennis Wise. He then starred as O. J. Simpson in the year 2002 in the TVT’s TV movie known as Monday Night Mayhem. In addition to that, he also has the guest role in Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles TV series on the Fox.
Prior to that, Chad also has a small role in the Carlito’s Way: Rise to Power. He was also involved with development of the Left 4 Dead 2 as the voice actor for the role of Coach. In the year 2009, he made his appearance in the revival of the play of August Wilson, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone on the Broadway as well as he also had starring role in Norwegian TV series named as Buzz Aldrin, What Happened to You in All the Confusion? That was based on a novel by Johan Harstad.
His other movie as well as TV credits include New York Cop, Speed of Life, Confessions, Habeas Corpus, Horrible Bosses, The Green Hornet, Brother to Brother, The End of the Bar, evolution #9, The Gilded Six Bits, Numb3rs, The Good Wife, The Forgotten, Criminal Minds, Burn Notice, The Walking Dead, Life on Mars, Lie to Mie, Hack, Third Watch, Here & Now, Law & Order, and Family Guy to name some few.
Chad is a tall guy with the height of five feet and eleven inches. He is the native of Richmond, Virginia, United States. He was raised up in a foster home. During his youth period, he got participated in the track & field. Later, he turned his attention to study the drama after he suffered from a leg injury. He went to get his education from the Virginia Commonwealth University on the scholarship for the freshman year. Later, he then dropped out from the University for serving in United States Army. He worked there from 1985 till 1989. While his tenure at the Army, he used to work as the video cameraman.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Chad has already got married as well as divorced too. He was previously married to his then wife named Sally Stewart with whom he tied his knot on 7th June of the year 1999. Later, due to some reason, Chad and Sally got divorced with each other in 2010. In addition to that, he also has two children together with Sally.
Chad is of African American ethnicity and he belongs to an American nationality. His age is not known. More details about his personal and professional life can also be accessed from various sources and besides that, he can also be connected via his Instagram and Twitter account.