Chike Johnson

Chiké most recently appeared as Crooks in Of Mice and Men, a co-production between Milwaukee Repertory Theatre and Arizona Theatre Company. Other recent productions: Marley in A Christmas Carol at the Milwaukee Rep and American Players Theatre where he played Othello, Winston and Pistol. His New York credits, Broadway; A Time To Kill and Manhattan Theatre Club’s Wit. Off Broadway; Lost In The Stars New York City Center’s Encores! and Ruined co-produced by the Manhattan Theatre Club and The Goodman Theatre. Chicago credits include; The Goodman’s Meet Vera Stark, Sizwe Banzi is Dead and The Crucible at Court Theatre. He was also in Steppenwolf’s productions of The Unmentionables and Huck Finn. Other Regional credits include a revival of The Unmentionables at Yale Repertory Theatre; Lincoln in Topdog/Underdog at Renaissance Theaterworks; Duke of Cornwall in King Lear at Milwaukee Repertory Theater; Cephus Miles in Home at In Tandem Theatre; Willie in Master Harold and the boys at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre; and Martin Luther King, Jr. in Smoldering Fires at First Stage Children’s Theater. Some of Mr. Johnson’s film credits include Friends with Benefits, Sleep walk with Me, The Machinist and his television credits include; Law & Order, Girls, Veep and Prison Break.

Location Chicago
Union SAG/AFTRA
Union 2 Equity