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James Pickens Jr. Biography (Richard Webber, 'Grey's Anatomy')

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James Pickens Jr. Biography (Richard Webber, 'Grey's Anatomy')
Photo Credit: Bob D'Amico © American Broadcasting Companies, Inc.

James Pickens Jr. appears as Richard Webber on ABC's Grey's Anatomy. Richard Webber is the chief of surgery and the man who'd previously had an affair with Meredith's mother.

Birth:
October 26, 1954 in Cleveland, Ohio

James Pickens Jr.'s Previous TV and Movie Roles:

  • Just Wright: 2010 Lloyd Wright
  • Private Practice: 2007-2009 (2 episodes) Dr. Richard Webber
  • Ball Don't Lie: 2008 Roberto
  • Curb Your Enthusiasm: 2005 (2 episodes) Doctor
  • Venom: 2005 Sheriff
  • Jack & Bobby: 2004 (1 episode) Marucs Ride
  • The West Wing: 2004 (1 episode) Mayor
  • Line of Fire: 2004 (1 episode) Kenneth Stevens
  • The Lyon's Den: 2003 (TV series) Terrance Christianson
  • CSI: Miami: 2003 (TV series) Prison Warden
  • White Rush: 2003 Denny
  • Six Feet Under: 2002-2003 (2 episodes) Roderick Charles
  • Becker: 2002-2003 (2 episodes) Cliff Bennett
  • MDs: 2002 (1 episode) Mr. Farrell
  • Crossing Jordan: 2002 (1 episode) Agent Hawkins
  • Strong Medicine: 2002 (1 episode) Dr. Everett Sloane
  • The X-Files: 1998-2002 (TV series) FBI Deputy Director Alvin Kersh
  • Philly: 2001-2002 (TV series) Clyde Coleman
  • Home Room: 2002 Principal Robbins
  • Semper Fi: 2001 (TV movie) Mr. Maddox
  • Traffic: 2000 Prosecutor Ben Williams
  • The Practice: 1997-2000 (TV series) Detective Mike McKrew
  • Family Law: 2000 (TV series)
  • The District: 2000 (TV series) Mr. Lane
  • Daddio: 2000 (1 episode) Doug Grayson
  • City of Angels: 2000 (3 episodes) Wilson Patterson
  • NYPD Blue: 1993-2000 (4 episodes) Lt. Joe Abner / Nathan Foster
  • Any Day Now: 1998-2000 (3 episodes) Judge Lucius Pearl

Early Career:
James Pickens Jr. has been in a ton of movies and TV shows.

Family:
He has a son and a daughter.

Trivia Fact:
James Pickens Jr. loves horses and was featured in America's Horse.

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