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Mos Def Filmography


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Can a Song Save Your Life?
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2014-06-27
Cast as: Saul
Role: Actor
Box Office: $16,168,741.00


Life of Crime
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2014-08-29
Cast as: Ordell Robbie
Role: Actor
Box Office: $261,695.00


Next Day Air
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2009-05-08
Cast as: Eric
Role: Actor
Box Office: $10,017,041.00


Be Kind Rewind
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2008-02-22
Cast as: Mike
Role: Actor
Box Office: $11,169,531.00


Cadillac Records
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2008-12-05
Cast as: Chuck Berry
Role: Actor
Box Office: $8,134,217.00


In Prison My Whole Life
Year: 2007
Cast as: Himself
Role: Actor


Journey to the End of the Night
Year: 2006
Cast as: Wemba
Role: Actor


Dave Chappelle's Block Party
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2006-03-03
Cast as: Himself
Role: Actor
Box Office: $11,694,528.00


16 Blocks
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2006-03-03
Cast as: Eddie Bunker
Role: Actor
Box Office: $36,883,539.00


Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2006-08-04
Cast as: Himself
Role: Actor
Box Office: $148,213,377.00


The Hitchhiker's Guide To the Galaxy
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2005-04-29
Cast as: Ford Prefect
Role: Actor
Box Office: $51,019,112.00


The Woodsman
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2004-12-24
Cast as: Sergeant Lucas
Role: Actor
Box Office: $1,566,812.00


Juvies
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2005-01-10
Role: Narrator


The Italian Job
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2003-05-30
Cast as: Left Ear
Role: Actor
Box Office: $106,126,012.00


Showtime
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2002-03-15
Cast as: Lazy Boy
Role: Actor
Box Office: $37,948,765.00


Brown Sugar
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2002-10-11
Cast as: Chris
Role: Actor
Box Office: $27,362,712.00


Civil Brand
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2003-08-29
Cast as: Michael Meadows
Role: Actor
Box Office: $243,347.00


Monster's Ball
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2001-12-26
Cast as: Ryrus Cooper
Role: Actor
Box Office: $31,252,964.00


Bamboozled
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2000-10-06
Cast as: Big Black
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,185,266.00


Freestyle
Release Date: 2004-07-16
Role: Actor


Island of the Dead
Release Date: 2002-12-17
Cast as: Robbie J
Role: Actor


Where's Marlowe?
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1999-11-12
Cast as: Wilton Crawley
Role: Actor
Box Office: $5,985.00


The Hard Way
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1991-03-08
Cast as: Dead Romeo
Role: Actor
Box Office: $24,497,730.00


Current and Past Television:

TitleSeason
Poliwood (TV Movie)
2009 - 2010
Polliwood (TV Movie)
2009 - 2010
5th annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors (TV Special)
2008 - 2009
Fifth annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors (TV Special)
2008 - 2009
VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2008 (TV Special)
2008 - 2009
Moving Image Salutes Will Smith (TV Special)
2006 - 2007
Genius: A Night For Ray Charles (TV Special)
2004 - 2005
Genius: A Night to Remember (TV Special)
2004 - 2005
Lackawanna Blues (TV Movie)
2004 - 2005
35th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
MTV Movie Special (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
MTV Soundtrack (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
MTV Soundtrack: Tupac: Resurrection (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Something the Lord Made (TV Movie)
2003 - 2004
Tupac: Resurrection MTV Movie Special (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
35th Annual NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
3rd Annual BET Awards (TV Special)
2002 - 2003
Making the Movie: The Italian Job (TV Special)
2002 - 2003
2003 Essence Awards (TV Special)
2002 - 2003
Crossover (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry (TV Series)
2001 - 2007
Russell Simmons Presents Def Poets (TV Special)
2001 - 2002
Carmen Brown (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
Carmen: A Hip Hopera (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
Hip Hopera: Carmen (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
MTV's Hip Hopera: Carmen (TV Movie)
2000 - 2001
Making The Movie: MTV's Hip Hop Opera: Carmen (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
So 5 Minutes Ago (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Sound Lab (TV Series)
2000 - 2001
32nd NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
32nd NAACP Image Awards: "A Journey of Excellence" (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Source Sound Lab (TV Series)
2000 - 2001
Lyricist Lounge (TV Series)
1999 - 2001
When Lyrics Attack (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Lyricist Lounge Show (TV Series)
1999 - 2001
Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2000 (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Brooklyn South (TV Series)
1997 - 1998
Oz (TV Series)
1997 - 2003
Cosby Mysteries (TV Series)
1993 - 1995
Be Me (TV Series)
1992 - 1993
Here and Now (TV Series)
1992 - 1993
You Take the Kids (TV Series)
1990 - 1991
MTV Unplugged (TV Series)
1989 - 2006