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Andre Holland

Bio

André Holland stars as Dr. Algeron Edwards in Steven Soderbergh's Cinemax show ‘The Knick.’

Last year, André was seen in Paramount Pictures’ ‘Selma’. Prior to that he wrapped ‘Black & White’ in which he starred opposite Kevin Costner.

André's recent stage credits include ‘All's Well That Ends Well’ and ‘Measure for Measure’ at the Public Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park, and ‘The Whipping Man’ at the Manhattan Theatre Club. His additional stage credits include 'Joe Turner's Come and Gone' at the Belasco Theatre, ‘The Brother/Sister Plays’ at the Public Theatre, 'Wig Out' at the Vineyard Theatre, as well as 'Tempest Tossed' and ‘Romeo and Juliet’ with the Continuum Company. He also starred in ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ and ‘As You Like It’ with the Public Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park.

In 2013, André starred opposite Harrison Ford and Chadwick Boseman in the hit film 42. His other film credits include ‘Bride Wars’, Spike Lee's ‘Miracle at St. Anna’, and ’Sugar’.

Among his television credits are '1600 Penn', 'Damages', 'Burn Notice', NBC's 'Friends with Benefits', 'Law & Order', and 'The Black Donnellys.'

He currently resides in New York City.