Chad Coleman Bio


Relationship Statistics of Chad Coleman

What is Chad Coleman marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
How many children does Chad Coleman have ? (name):Two
Is Chad Coleman having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Chad Coleman gay ?: No

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Coleman married Sally Stewart in the year 1999. The couple together had two children. They, however, went on to divorce in the year of 2010, after around 11 years of married life. He is presumed to be living a single life at the present.

Who is Chad Coleman?

Chad Coleman is an American actor. He is best known for portraying Dennis “Cutty” Wise on the HBO crime drama series The Wire (2004–2008), voicing Coach in the video game Left 4 Dead 2, and portraying Tyreese Williams on the AMC post-apocalyptic horror series The Walking Dead (2012–2015).

Coleman currently stars in the Syfy series The Expanse as Fred Johnson, a.k.a. “The Butcher of Anderson Station”, and starred in History Channel’s re-imagining of the miniseries Roots airing the week of May 30, 2016.

Chad Coleman: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

Coleman was born Chad L. Coleman on  September 6, 1974, in Richmond, Virginia, the United States of America. His nationality is American and ethnicity is African.

He was placed in the foster care system with his two older brothers and two older sisters when he was 11 months old but eventually returned living with his grandmother at the age of 14.

As a youth, he participated in track and field but turned his attention to studying drama after a leg injury.

Chad Coleman: Education History

He attended Virginia Commonwealth University on a scholarship for his freshman year, before dropping out to serve in the United States Army. During his time in the army, from 1995 to 1999 he worked as a video cameraman.

Chad Coleman: Professional Life and Career

While his exact onset of career is not known, he was first seen in 1992 in the TV series Here and Now. New York Cop followed in 1993. Till 2000, he appeared in Law & Order (TV Series), New York Undercover (TV Series), Soul Man (TV Series) and Speed of Life.

Coleman had a starring role on the HBO series The Wire as reformed criminal Dennis “Cutty” Wise. In 2002, Coleman starred as O.J. Simpson in TNT’s television movie Monday Night Mayhem.

Coleman also had a guest role in the Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles TV series on Fox.He also had a small role in Carlito’s Way: Rise to Power. Coleman was also involved with the development of Left 4 Dead 2, as a voice actor for the character Coach. In 2009, Coleman appeared in a revival of August Wilson’s play Joe Turner’s Come and Gone on Broadway and also had a starring role in the Norwegian TV series Buzz Aldrin, What Happened To You In All The Confusion? based on the novel by Johan Harstad. The series aired in Europe in November 2011.

He guest starred in the In Plain Sight episode “Whistle Stop” as an ex-boxer/witness suffering from pugilistic dementia, and in the Lie to Me episode “The Canary’s Song” as a coal miner. He was also a guest star in two episodes of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia in 2010, and one in 2013. In 2011, he began playing Gary Miller, the ex-husband of Nikki Miller and father of manipulative daughter Mackenzie, in the Fox television sitcom I Hate My Teenage Daughter.

From late 2012 to early 2015, Coleman played Tyreese on AMC’s post-apocalyptic horror series The Walking Dead. In the third season, Tyreese was a recurring character. Coleman was upgraded to series regular and main cast member at the start of the fourth season. He retained this status for its fifth season until his character was killed off in the mid-season premiere. On November 20, 2014, he was announced to play Fred Johnson, a.k.a. “The Butcher of Anderson Station”, a former Marine caught in a power struggle between Earth and Mars on the Syfy science-fiction series The Expanse. Coleman has taken on the main role in the 2015 series and returns in Season 2.

Coleman also plays Mingo in the upcoming re-imagining of ROOTS, on History Channel, starting May 30. Mingo is a stern, no-nonsense slave/cock trainer for Tom Lea, who keeps the Lea plantation afloat. He befriends Chicken George and they bond like father and son

Additionally, Coleman is Executive Producer, as well as visual inspiration for the character Mr. Osi, for the futuristic graphic novel series Tread water.

He currently is playing the role of Tobias Church on Arrow.

Apart from acting, he has also performed a soundtrack and worked in the art department as well.

Chad Coleman: Salary and Net Worth

While his salary is not known, he has a net worth of $1.5 million.

Chad Coleman: Rumors and Controversy

Coleman was recorded in the middle of a rant on the 4 subway train in NYC around May 2015. He claimed that the rant was due to “built-up frustration” stemming from the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore.

Chad Coleman: Body Measurements

Chad has the height of 5 feet 11 inches. His body weighs 91kg. He has black hair and dark brown eyes.

Chad Coleman: Social Media Profile

Chad Coleman is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has 361k followers on Twitter, 461k followers on Instagram and more than 8.7k followers on Facebook.

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