Cress Williams
Biographical Information
Born July 26, 1970
Birthplace Heidelburg, Germany
Gender Male
Years Active 1994-Present
Role Hospital Attorney
Season Season 1
Episode Maternity

Cress Williams is a German-born American actor, currently starring as the title character in Black Lightning. One of his first acting jobs was playing the first Jem'Hadar on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. On House, M.D., he played the Hospital Attorney in the Season 1 episode Maternity.

Williams has a lengthy resume with featured roles in Beverly Hills 90210, NYPD Blue, Leaving L.A., Living Single, Never Been Kissed, Nash Bridges, Providence, Veronica Mars, Close to Home, ER, Grey's Anatomy, Prison Break, Friday Night Lights and Hawthorne.