Wesley Trent Snipes (OrlandoFloridaJuly 31, 1962) is an American actor.


[hide]*1 Biography


Wesley Snipes was born in Orlando, but spent much of his youth on the street in The BronxNew York City. He had his first major role with White Men Can't Jump in 1992.This was followed by his breakthrough to the general public with Demolition Man in 1993. He has had many roles, especially in fighting- and action movies, among other things in the Blade trilogy.


On 17 October 2006 it became known that Wesley Snipes in the State of Florida has been indicted for tax fraud. There is a warrant for his arrest issued, reported the American news channel CNN on the authority of the Ministry of Justice. Snipes would be between 1999 and 2001 for nearly 12 million dollars (9.6 million euros) in taxes are evaded. He did not tax return for years. He would also have claimed back money which he had no right.

Snipes was on 24 april 2008, sentenced to three years ' imprisonment [1]. The actor has over 2.5 years tried in vain to avoid the prison sentence. On december 9, 2010 he had to sign up for serving his punishment. Snipes was stuck in the McKean Federal Correctional Institution-secure light Department in Lewis Run since april 2013 and is free again.


Filmography as an actor
Year Title Role Note
1986 Wildcats F
1986 Streets of Gold Roland Jenkins
1987 Critical Condition Ambulance Driver
1989 Major League Willie Mays Hayes
1990 King of New York Thomas Flanigan
1990 Mo ' Better Blues Shadow Henderson
1991 New Jack City Nino Brown
1991 Jungle Fever Flipper Purify
1992 The Waterdance Raymond Hill
1992 White Men Can't Jump Sidney Deane
1992 Passenger 57 John Cutter
1993 Boiling Point Jimmy Mercer
1993 Rising Sun Lt. Web Smith
1993 Demolition Man Simon Phoenix
1993 Sugar Hill Roemello Skuggs
1994 Drop Zone Pete Nessip
1995 To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Noxeema Jackson
1995 Money Train John
1996 America's Dream George Du Vaul television film
1996 The Fan Bobby Rayburn
1997 Murder at 1600 Det. Harlan Regis
1997 One Night Stand Max Carlyle
1998 U.S. Marshals Mark J. Sheridan/Warren/Roberts
1998 Down in the Delta Will Sinclair
1998 Blade Eric Brooks/Blade/' The Dafiewharen '
1998 Futuresport Obike Fixx television film
2000 The Art of War Neil Shaw
2000 Disappearing Acts Franklin Swift television film
2002 Liberty Stands Still Joe
2002 ZigZag Fletcher
2002 Blade II Eric Brooks/Blade/' The Dafiewharen '
2002 Undisputed Monroe Hutchens
2004 Unstoppable Dean Cage
2004 Blade: Trinity Blade
2005 7 Seconds Jack Tulliver
2005 The Marksman Painter
2006 Hard Luck Lucky
2006 Chaos (2006) E. Lorenz
2006 The Detonator Sonni Griffith
2007 The Contractor James Dial
2008 The Art of War II: Betrayal Neil Shaw
2009 Brooklyn's Finest Caz
2010 Game of Death Agent Marcus
2012 Gallowwalkers Aman
2014 The Expendables 3 Doc

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