Keith David was born in New York City's Harlem district and raised in East Elmhurst, in the Queens section of the city. As a child he realized he wanted to act after playing the cowardly lion in his school's production of "The Wizard of Oz." He later enrolled in New York's High School of the Performing Arts and continued his studies at Juilliard. After graduation he was hired as an understudy for Tullus Aufidius in William Shakespeare's "Coriolanus." In 1992 he received a Tony Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical for his role in the Broadway play "Jelly's Last Jam."
Keith also voiced Mongul on Young Justice.
Keith's impressive filmography can be seen at his IMDB listing.
Roles on Gargoyles
- Officer Morgan
- One of the Street Thugs (Note: though he uses the same voice, in different appearances this voice is used for two different thugs.)