- July 30, 1973
Omar Epps currently co-stars in the powerhouse hit Fox medical drama, “House,” for which he received an NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series” in 2007 and 2008. He was nominated for an NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series” in 2005 as well as “Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series” in 2006 and again in 2009. The highly successful series is in its seventh season and has been Emmy nominated for “Outstanding Drama Series” from 2006-2009.
Epps was also nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Best Actor for his performance in the December 2002 Showtime Original movie Conviction. Omar has starred in three HBO Original movies, First Time Felon directed by Charles Dutton, DAYBREAK co-starring Cuba Gooding Jr., and Deadly Voyage produced by Danny Glover. This true story is about African stowaways on a ship bound for France. Once discovered by the French crew, each stowaway... See More