Seth Gilliam is best known for playing Ellis Carver, a police sergeant at the Western District Drug Enforcement Unit of the Baltimore Police Department, in the critically acclaimed police series, "The Wire".
Gilliam, who graduated from the State University of New York, started his acting career during the early 90s. He first appeared in small, feature film roles and made-for-television-movies such as "Starship Troopers" and "Mad Dog and Glory". Seth also starred in HBO's prison drama, "Oz".
Currently, Gilliam stars in MTV's hit show "Teen Wolf" as Dr. Deaton.