Wayne Wilderson
Born (1966-01-30) January 30, 1966 (age 58)
Alma materBoston College
Years active1993–present

Wayne Wilderson (born January 30, 1966) is an American actor who has had guest spots on many successful television programs.

Early life and education

He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He graduated from Breck School in 1984 and received a Bachelor of Arts in theatre arts from Boston College in 1989.


Wilderson is also well known as a commercial actor, having appeared in commercials for Popeyes Chicken, MasterCard, Circuit City, Avis, Fruit of the Loom (portraying the purple grape cluster), Reebok, Yahoo! HotJobs, Toyota, Chevy, Washington Mutual, Mitsubishi, Wendy's, Sealy, PlayStation Portable, and Corona Extra, amongst others.

Wilderson has appeared on episodes of How to Get Away with Murder, Mom, Bones, CSI: Vegas, The Office, Seinfeld, Mr. Show, The Steve Harvey Show, Two and a Half Men, and The Big Bang Theory. He appeared in the pilot episode of The Thick of It as a political blogger. He makes a cameo in Evan Almighty.



Year Title Role Notes
1996 Independence Day Area 51 Technician
1996 364 Girls a Year Cats
2001 Monkeybone Hutch
2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence Comedian
2002 One Hour Photo Booking Clerk Uncredited
2006 The Enigma with a Stigma Todd Harvey
2009 Space Buddies Tad Thompson
2014 The Cobbler Young Preppy Man
2015 Sex, Death and Bowling Ben Kingston
2016 Mascots Dr. Harper James
2020 Bottle Monster Exterminator
2021 Far More Ben Kingston
2021 My Babysitter the Super Hero Saphire Jones


Year Title Role Notes
1993 Frasier Teddy Episode: "Oops"
1994 Thunder Alley Mike Episode: "The Prototype"
1995 Mad About You Bank Executive Episode: "The Parking Space"
1995, 1997 Almost Perfect Jerry / Waiter 2 episodes
1996 Ellen Ronnie Williams Episode: "Oh, Sweet Rapture"
1996 Living Single Carvin Edmonds Episode: "Not Quite Mr. Right"
1996 Mr. Show with Bob and David Various characters Episode: "Operation Hell on Earth"
1997 NewsRadio OSHA Guy Episode: "The Injury"
1997 Silk Stalkings Officer Foxy Episode: "The Wedge"
1997–1998 Seinfeld Walter 3 episodes
1998 Getting Personal James Episode: "The Wedding Zinger"
1998 Malcolm & Eddie Jake Episode: "Teed Off"
1998–2001 The Steve Harvey Show Byron Clark 5 episodes
1999 Crusade Kevin Sprach Episode: "Appearances and Other Deceits"
2000 The West Wing Senator's Aide Episode: "The Lame Duck Congress"
2000 The Jamie Foxx Show Garnett Episode: "Shakin' and Fakin'"
2001 V.I.P. Agent Keller Episode: "Aqua Valva"
2001 The Ellen Show Bob Wyler Episode: "Joe"
2001–2009 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Paramedic / Coroner 6 episodes
2002 Any Day Now Dave Bayer Episode: "In Too Deep"
2002 The Parkers Lewis Episode: "To Love or Not to Love"
2002 Malcolm in the Middle Hotel Clerk Episode: "Hal's Birthday"
2003 JAG Dr. Stoudamire Episode: "Complications"
2003 The King of Queens Patrick Episode: "Golden Moldy"
2003 Windy City Heat Nicola Sacco Television film
2004 Threat Matrix Ellis Episode: "Mexico"
2004 Married to the Kellys Al Episode: "Tom Doesn't Get It"
2004 One on One Evan Episode: "Splitting Hairs"
2004 Joey Director #2 Episode: "Pilot"
2004 Half & Half Ernie Episode: "The Big One Wedding and a Funeral Episode"
2004 Grounded for Life Interviewer Episode: "Mystery Dance"
2004 Boston Legal Attorney Paul Phillips Episode: "Loose Lips"
2005 Listen Up Alan Episode: "Tony Whine-Man"
2005 Grey's Anatomy Billy Adams Episode: "Who's Zoomin' Who?"
2005 CSI: Miami Dr. Stern Episode: "Nailed"
2006 Still Standing Referee Episode: "Still Coaching"
2006 Lucky Louie Priest Episode: "Confession"
2006 The Office Martin Nash 2 episodes
2006–2007 The Class Joel 3 episodes
2007 The Thick of It Taylor Unsold pilot
2007 Cavemen Allan, co-worker Episode: "Nick Jerk, Andy Work"
2007–2013 Two and a Half Men Dad / Roger 3 episodes
2008 Hannah Montana Officer DiAria Episode: "Ready, Set, Don't Drive"
2009 Pushing Daisies Wendell Featherstone Episode: "Window Dressed to Kill"
2009 ER Dr. Claypool Episode: "Old Time"
2009 3Way Trent Episode: "LadyCops: Brotherly Love"
2009 Private Practice Neil Delhom Episode: "Sins of the Father"
2011 Wilfred Charlie Episode: "Isolation"
2011 Bones Ralph Berti Episode: "The Mail in the Mall"
2013 Melissa & Joey Jamie Episode: "Family Feud"
2014 Mom Dr. Butler 2 episodes
2014 Review Ron Episode: "Quitting; Last Day; Irish"
2014 Jessie Kevin Randolf Episode: "Jessie's Aloha Holidays with Parker and Joey"
2014–2015 A to Z Dane 3 episodes
2015 How to Get Away with Murder Jeremy Eastham 2 episodes
2015 Club 5150 Ted 5 episodes
2015 The Big Bang Theory Travis Episode: "The Platonic Permutation"
2016 The Middle Principal Carson Episode: "The Show Must Go On"
2016 Angie Tribeca Sousa Episode: "Contains Graphic Designer Violence"
2016 Son of Zorn Stephen Episode: "The War of the Workplace"
2016–2019 Veep Wayne 9 episodes
2017–2018 The Mick Principal Gibbons 7 episodes
2018 The Fosters Scott Episode: "Turks & Caicos"
2018 Mr. Student Body President Eric Rice 2 episodes
2018 I Was A Teenage Pillow Queen Chuck Television film
2019 Young Sheldon Dr. Gilbert Episode: "A Tummy Ache and a Whale of a Metaphor"
2019 RelationFixTM Kyle Episode: "Touched by a New Best Friend"
2020 Will & Grace Ellis Palmer-Payne Episode: "Of Mouse and Men"
2020 The Big Show Show Xavier McDaniels Episode: "The Big Brain"
2020 Upload Zach 2 episodes