Date of Birth : Mar 12th 1961
American actor and painter. He is known for his recurring roles in film and television and his portrayal of the The Man in Black on Lost.
Welliver has worked on several film projects, including The Doors, Rough Riders, Mulholland Falls, Twisted, Biker Boyz, Assault on Precinct 13 and Transformers: Age of Extinction.
He played Al Capone in the movie Mobsters, had a recurring role as a doctor on the television show NYPD Blue, and was one of the stars of the CBS police drama Brooklyn South. Moreover, Welliver is well known for playing the semi-regular character Silas Adams on the HBO series Deadwood, as well as for his prominent role as Lionel McCready in Ben Affleck’s Gone Baby Gone. He is a longtime friend of actor Laurence Fishburne, with whom he appeared in Fishburne’s directorial debut Once in the Life.