Daniel Sunjata

Daniel Sunjata

  • Highest Rated: 87% The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
  • Lowest Rated: 0% Generation Um... (2013)
  • Birthday: Dec 30, 1971
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • "Sunjata," originally his middle name, is a Guinean word for "hungry lion" and was given to him by his adoptive parents. Played ontwo state championship football teams in high school. Performed in a student play his sophomore year at Florida A&M, which prompted him to switchmajors from business to fine arts. Began making a name for himself on stage in the late 1990s, particularly in Twelfth Night with Helen Hunt, and then on TV, most notably as a sailor attempting to woo Sarah Jessica Parker on a 2002 episode of Sex and the City. In 2003 won a Theater World Award and earned his first Tony nomination for playing a gay baseball player inTake Me Out. In 2003 was named by People magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people of the year. Came to the public's attention asNew Yorkfirefighter Franco Rivera on Rescue Me in 2004 and asNurse Elion Grey's Anatomy in 2010. Has shown support for the 9/11 Truth Movement that wants the 9/11 attacks to be reinvestigated;in a 2009 interview with Russia Today said he believes the 9/11 attacks were an inside job.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

76% Small Town Crime Actor 2018
30% Lullaby Officer Ramirez 2014
0% Generation Um... Charles 2013
87% The Dark Knight Rises Captain Jones $448.2M 2012
10% Gone Powers $11.5M 2012
2% One for the Money Ranger $26.2M 2012
No Score Yet The Front Win Garano 2010
No Score Yet Patricia Cornwell's At Risk Win Garano 2010
No Score Yet Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup Narrator 2009
27% Ghosts of Girlfriends Past Brad $55.2M 2009
No Score Yet Cyrano De Bergerac Actor 2009
75% The Devil Wears Prada James Holt $124.8M 2006
52% Melinda and Melinda Billy $3.8M 2005
77% Brother to Brother Langston 2004
28% Noel Marco 2004
10% Bad Company Carew $30.2M 2002

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

84% Happy!
2017
Guest
  • 2019
No Score Yet Harry
2016-2018
Guest
  • 2016
23% Notorious
2016
Jake Gregorian
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
86% Graceland
2013-2015
Paul Briggs
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
67% Smash
2012-2013
Peter
  • 2013
81% Grey's Anatomy
2005
Eli Nurse Eli
  • 2011
  • 2010
89% Rescue Me
2004-2011
Franco Rivera
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
85% 30 Rock
2006-2013
Chris
  • 2010
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
Performer Christian de Neuvillette
  • 2009
79% Lie to Me
2009-2011
Andrew Jenkins
  • 2009
85% Love Monkey
2006
Diego Diego Stein
  • 2006
No Score Yet Independent Lens
1999
Langston Hughes
  • 2005
No Score Yet Law & Order
1990-2010
Kenny Tremont
  • 2005
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Guest
  • 2003
  • 2002
71% Sex and the City
1998-2004
Louis
  • 2002
67% D.C.
2000
Lewis Freeman
  • 2000

QUOTES FROM Daniel Sunjata CHARACTERS

GPD Special Operative
If I pull that off, would you die?
Bane
It would be extremely painful.
GPD Special Operative
You're a big guy!
Bane
For you.
GPD Special Operative
Lot of loyalty for a hired gun!
Bane
Or perhaps he's wondering why someone would shoot a man before throwing him out of a plane!
GPD Special Operative
At least you can talk. Who are you?
Bane
It doesn't matter who we are. The only thing that matters is our plan. (Man takes off the bag) No one cared who I was until I put on the mask.
Bane
It doesn't matter who we are. The only thing that matters is our plan. [man takes off the bag] No one cared who I was until I put on the mask.
GPD Special Operative
We lost him. [Foley replies into his radio]
Deputy Commissioner Foley
How could you lose him?
GPD Special Operative
He's got a lot of firepower.
Deputy Commissioner Foley
What? And you don't?!
GPD Special Operative
He's heading back downtown.
Deputy Commissioner Foley
Then he's as dumb as he dresses
Deputy Commissioner Foley
Close it off, gentlemen!
GPD Special Operative
Tell me about Bane! Why does he wear the mask? A lot of loyalty, for a hired gun!
Bane
Or perhaps he's wondering why someone would shoot a man before throwing him out of a plane?
GPD Special Operative
At least you can talk. Who are you?
Bane
It doesn't matter who we are, what matters is our plan. No one cared who I was until I put on the mask.
GPD Special Operative
If I pull that off, would you die?
Bane
It would be extremely painful...
GPD Special Operative
You're a big guy.
Bane
For you.
GPD Special Operative
If I take that mask off will you die?
Bane
It will be extremely painful.
GPD Special Operative
You're a big guy.
Bane
For you.
GPD Special Operative
Well, congratulations! You got yourself caught! Now what's the next step in your master plan?
Bane
Crashing this plane... with no survivors!
GPD Special Operative
Boy, you're in for a show tonight, son.
GPD Special Operative
At least you can talk! Who are you?
Bane
It doesn't matter who we are... what matters is our plan. No one cared who I was until I put on the mask.
GPD Special Operative
[Pulls hood off to reveal Bane] If I pull that off, will you die?
GPD Special Operative
[pulls hood off to reveal Bane] If I pull that off, will you die?
Bane
It would be extremely painful...
GPD Special Operative
You're a big guy.
Bane
...for you.
GPD Special Operative
Was getting caught part of your plan?
Bane
Of course!
Bane
It doesn't matter who we are...what matters is our plan. No one cared who I was till I put on the mask.
GPD Special Operative
If I pull that off will you die?
Bane
It would be extremely painful...
GPD Special Operative
You're a big guy.
Bane
...for you.
GPD Special Operative
I'll die before I talk.
Bane
I'm on your schedule, captain.
GPD Special Operative
This is a stock exchange. There's no money for you to steal.
Bane
Then what are you people doing here?
Stephanie Plum
I'm naked.
Ranger
I'm on my way.