upcoming in indie film NAPLES TO NEW YORK, best known for Ballers, CBS’ CSI: Miami, 8 Mile, and Miracle at St. Anna
Omar Benson Miller is known for his roles as ‘Walter Simmons’ on CBS’ CSI: MIAMI, ‘Charles Greane’ on HBO’s BALLERS, CBS comedy series THE UNICORN, and as the voice of ‘Raphael’ on RISE OF THE TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES and its 2022 film. Other credits include SEX, LOVE & SECRETS, and most recently CBS’ TRUE LIES. He garnered his second NAACP Image Award nomination (2023) for his turn in Apple TV+ limited series THE LAST DAYS OF PTOLEMY GREY, led by Samuel L. Jackson.
On the big screen, he is known for his roles in MIRACLE AT ST. ANNA and 8 MILE. Other film credits include AMERICAN PIE PRESENTS: BAND CAMP, GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN', THE EXPRESS: THE ERNIE DAVIS STORY, TRANSFORMERS, AND SHALL WE DANCE. He will next star in NAPLES TO NEW YORK, an indie based on a story penned in the 1940s by a young Federico Fellini, who was not yet a filmmaker, and his longtime friend and collaborator Tullio Pinelli.
He was raised in Anaheim, California, and graduated from San Jose State University. He resides in Los Angeles at his hilltop “adult funhouse” that he built, where he enjoys video games and wine drinking.