Duke at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con
November 15, 1990 |
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Southern Caribbean
|Alma mater||Yale University|
|Known for||Person of Interest, Black Panther|
Duke was born in Tobago and emigrated to the U.S. when he was ten.
He started acting in theater productions for Portland Stage Company and Yale Repertory Theatre before being cast in Person of Interest. At Yale, he befriended fellow actor and future co-star Lupita Nyong'o. Winston returned to his native Trinidad & Tobago in 2012 for the theatre production of An Echo in the Bone starring alongside actress Taromi Lourdes Joseph and directed by fellow Yale alumna Timmia Hearn Feldman.
|Avengers: Infinity War||Post-production|
|2014||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Cedric Jones|
|2014–2015||Person of Interest||Dominic / Mini||7 episodes|
|2015||The Messengers||Zahir Zakaria||3 episodes|
|2015||Major Crimes||Curtis Turner|
|2016||Modern Family||Dwight||3 episodes|
- Cay (April 24, 2015). "Exclusive Interview: Winston Duke Talks Person of Interest and The Messengers". Nice Girls TV.
- Falcone, Dana Rose (October 4, 2017). "PEOPLE's 'Ones to Watch' Talks to Winston Duke About His Breakout Role in Marvel's Upcoming Black Panther". People. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
- Kroll, Justin (September 28, 2016). "'Black Panther' Taps 'Person of Interest' Actor Winston Duke to Play M'Baku (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety.