Gary Robert Durdin

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Gary Robert Durdin Wiki Biography

  • Gary Robert Durdin was born on 11 December 1966, of African-American, Native American, Scottish, Irish, Jewish and Franco-Haitian roots, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. 
  • In the highly successful series “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” Gary is an actor and musician, maybe best known for his portrayal of the character Warrick Brown. 
  • His success and his other exploits from the show have boosted his net worth to where it is now. 
  • As of early 2016, sources inform us of a net worth of $500,000, largely gained from “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” through his performance. 
  • Gary is also active in the music scene, less known apart from his acting, and has performed and helped create albums. 
  • “He is also a vintage car collector and was featured in a “Street Customs” segment. 
  • Gary’s hobbies included acting, martial arts, and music at a young age. 
  • He moved to New York City where, while playing with various bands in the area, he worked as a doorman and acted in the theatre. 
  • In the sitcom “A Different World” in which he was cast as Shazza Zulu, his first role and breakthrough were given to him. 
  • He appeared in ‘Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman’ in 1996 and then in ‘Alien: Resurrection’ a year later. 
  • “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” made its TV debut with Dourdan as part of the original cast during the year 2000. 
  • Not much is known about Gary because of his private life. 
  • He was married in 1992 to Roshumba Williams, but the marriage lasted just two years. 
  • He’s got two kids from two separate mothers. 
  • In the past, Dourdan was notorious for a few legal problems, having been arrested for possession of cocaine, ecstasy, and oxycontin narcotics. 
  • He was arrested for domestic abuse in 2011 and sentenced to 52 weeks of treatment in combination with drug counseling. 
  • He filed bankruptcy in 2012 because he had a debt of about $1.7 million. 
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Gary Robert Durdin Quick Info

Full NameGary Dourdan
Net Worth$500,000
Date Of BirthDecember 11, 1966
Place Of BirthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Height1.88 m
ProfessionActor
NationalityAmerican
SpouseRoshumba Williams
ChildrenSharon
ParentsSandy Durdin, Robert Durdin
SiblingsDarryl Durdin
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/officialgarydourdan
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/garydourdan/
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm0235427
AwardsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Music GroupsEric B. & Rakim
NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
Movies“Glee”, “Being Mary Jane”, “A Different World”, “Thursday”, “Playing God”, “Swift Justice”, “Soul Food”,“Perfect Stranger”
TV Shows“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” (2000), “Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman” , “Alien: Resurrection”

Gary Robert Durdin Quotes

  • I have to protect myself because people think that because you come into 25 million homes every week, they know you. I walk the line between being gracious and being rude.
  • I’ve never liked categories; I’ve never liked boxes; I’ve always tried to be unconventional as much as I possibly could.

Gary Robert Durdin Important Facts

  • Declared bankruptcy in November 2012. In the filing, he reported earning over $14,800 a month, but due to his significant debts, had only $320 a month in disposable income.
  • The second youngest of 5 children born to Sandy, a teacher and fashion designer, and Robert Durdin, an entrepreneur and agent for jazz musicians.
  • Dourdan got his first break when singer/actor/director Debbie Allen cast him as Shazza Zulu on A Different World (1987) based on a tape of him performing in an avant-garde play.
  • Played Janet Jackson’s love interest in the video for her 1993 hit “Again”.
  • In 2008, during negotiation with CBS, his CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) contract was not renewed. In the Season 8 finale, Dourdan’s character was shot and left for dead at the episode’s end. The Season 9 premiere had Dourdan’s character dying in the arms of his colleague Grissom (William Petersen). Many have incorrectly assumed that his 2008 arrest caused CBS to drop him from the show, but his final scenes had been shot and his contract negotiations were concluded before his arrest.
  • Arrested at 5:21am on April 29, 2008 in Palm Springs, California for possession of heroin, cocaine, ecstasy and prescription drugs. Was given a diversion by the judge on May 28.
  • Was a model in the 1980s and 1990s for Boss Models in New York City.
  • He is the son of Selma (Corley) and Robert Booth Durdin. His parents were both born to African-American families. Gary has said that he also has French, Irish, Scottish, Native American, and Jewish ancestry.
  • In July 2005, he performed as part of DMC’s Guests at the LIVE 8 concert in Barrie, Ontario Canada
  • When he was 6, his older brother Darryl Durdin (DOB: November 13, 1951) was murdered in March 1973 while on vacation in Haiti at age 21. He was pushed to his death off a motel balcony on a high cliff. The case is still unsolved.
  • Six years before the premiere of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), he and Marg Helgenberger starred together in the pilot of an unsuccessful TV series called “Keys.”.
  • Is an accomplished musician. Plays the guitar, piano, bass, drum and sax.
  • His uncle plays saxophone for Sister Sledge and gave Gary a saxophone when he was around 13.
  • Discovered by actress/singer/dancer Debbie Allen.
  • Has a daughter, Nyla and a son, Lyric.

Gary Robert Durdin Filmography

TitleYearStatusCharacterRole
Guns Guitars and a Badge..2017announcedRomeoActor
All She Wrote2016/Ipost-productionAaronActor
Media2016TV Movie post-productionJabbar RandolphActor
Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story2016AugieActor
Being Mary Jane2015TV SeriesSheldon / Sheldon DeWittActor
Reversion2015AydenActor
For the Love of Ruth2015BraxtonActor
Mysterious Ways2015/IMozartActor
With You2014ShortRuben HazeActor
Cobayas: Human Test2014ShortEricActor
Glee2014TV SeriesD’ShawnActor
The Last Letter2013GeorgeActor
Five Thirteen2013ClydeActor
Mistresses2013TV SeriesAnthony NewsomeActor
Belle’s2013TV SeriesActor
The Woods2012/IDylan BanksActor
Christine2012TV SeriesStephanActor
Jumping the Broom2011ChefActor
The Magnificent Cooly-T2009DominickActor
Fire!2009Phil MayActor
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000-2008TV SeriesWarrick BrownActor
Batman: Gotham Knight2008VideoCrispus Allen (voice)Actor
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation – Hard Evidence2007Video GameWarrick Brown (voice)Actor
Black August2007George L. JacksonActor
Perfect Stranger2007CameronActor
60 Seconds of Distance2006ShortDylanActor
CSI: 3 Dimensions of Murder2006Video GameWarrick Brown (voice)Actor
Kim Possible2005TV SeriesDash DaMontActor
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation – Dark Motives2004Video GameCSI Level 3 Warrick Brown (voice)Actor
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2003Video GameWarrick Brown (voice)Actor
Wanted: Soulful Energy Xchange2002Video shortGaryActor
Lyric Cafe2002TV SeriesHostActor
Fillmore!2002TV SeriesKen FillmoreActor
Impostor2001Captain BurkeActor
Soul Food2000-2001TV SeriesJack Van AdamsActor
Alien: Resurrection2000Video GameChristie (voice)Actor
Dancing in September2000uncreditedActor
Beggars and Choosers1999-2000TV SeriesJulius HenryActor
Trois2000Jermaine DavisActor
King of the World2000TV MovieMalcolm XActor
New Jersey Turnpikes1999Actor
Rendezvous1999TV MovieJeff NelsonActor
The Weekend1999ThierryActor
Seven Days1999TV SeriesSgt. MohmandActor
Thursday1998BallpeanActor
Sins of the City1998TV SeriesActor
Scar City1998Sgt. Dan CreedyActor
Fool’s Paradise1997DerekActor
Get That Number1997ShortJamesActor
Alien: Resurrection1997ChristieActor
Playing God1997YatesActor
Sunset Park1996Dreadlock GuyActor
Swift Justice1996TV SeriesRandall PattersonActor
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman1996TV SeriesZiggyActor
The Office1995TV SeriesBobby HaroldActor
Keys1994TV MovieLootActor
New York Undercover1994TV SeriesTrey KingActor
The Paper1994Copy GuyActor
Weekend at Bernie’s II1993Cartel Man #2Actor
Laurel Avenue1993TV SeriesAnthonyActor
A Different World1991-1992TV SeriesShazza ZuluActor
The Good Fight1992TV MovieElijahActor
Billabong Odyssey2003Documentary performer: “Brazi Licks” / writer: “Brazi Licks”Soundtrack
Billabong Odyssey2003Documentary musician: guitarMusic Department
37th NAACP Image Awards2006TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 32nd Annual People’s Choice Awards2006TV Special documentaryHimselfSelf
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Stevie Wonder2006TV Movie documentaryHimselfSelf
The National Television Awards2005TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
2005 Taurus World Stunt Awards2005TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialPerformer (singing voice)Self
36th NAACP Image Awards2005TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
The 19th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2005TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 47th Annual Grammy Awards2005TV SpecialHimselfSelf
11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2005TV SpecialHimself – Winner: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesSelf
The 2nd Annual Vibe Awards2004TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 18th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2004TV SpecialHimselfSelf
10th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2004TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Tavis Smiley2004TV SeriesHimself – GuestSelf
The 30th Annual People’s Choice Awards2004TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The 29th Annual People’s Choice Awards2003TV SpecialHimselfSelf
One Step Beyond: The Making of ‘Alien: Resurrection’2003Video documentaryHimselfSelf
9th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2003TV SpecialHimselfSelf
34th NAACP Image Awards2003TV SpecialHimselfSelf
2nd Annual BET Awards2002TV Movie documentaryHimselfSelf
Larry King Live2002TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The 16th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2002TV SpecialHimselfSelf
2001 Lady of Soul Awards2001TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
Essence Awards2001TV Movie documentaryHimselfSelf
Le grand journal de Canal+2016TV Series documentaryHimselfSelf
The Insider2016TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Grand Hotel Chiambretti2015TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Real2015TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Sweden’s Next Top Model2012TV SeriesHimself – GuestSelf
The Mo’Nique Show2011TV SeriesHimselfSelf
El hormiguero2010TV SeriesHimself – GuestSelf
Taratata2009TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Buenafuente2008TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Entertainment Tonight2008TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Piilokamerapäälliköt2008TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The View2002-2008TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Speechless2008TV Movie documentaryHimselfSelf
CBS Cares2002-2008TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Corazón de…2007TV SeriesHimselfSelf
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Aretha Franklin2007TV SpecialHimselfSelf
VH1 Big in 06 Awards2006TV SpecialHimselfSelf
A Royal Birthday2006TV Mini-SeriesHimselfSelf
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2013-2015TV SeriesWarrick BrownArchive Footage
Cinemassacre’s Monster Madness2013TV Series documentaryChristieArchive Footage

Gary Robert Durdin Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieCategory
2006Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)Won
2005ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)Won
2003Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)Won
2000New American Cinema AwardSeattle International Film FestivalCitation of Excellence for Ensemble Cast PerformanceThe Weekend (1999)Won
2006Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)Nominated
2005ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)Nominated
2003Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)Nominated
2000New American Cinema AwardSeattle International Film FestivalCitation of Excellence for Ensemble Cast PerformanceThe Weekend (1999)Nominated