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David Ramsey


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David Ramsey (born November 17, 1971) is an American actor, best known for his roles in the Showtime TV series Dexter as Anton Briggs, the film Mother and Child (2009) as Joseph, and the CW show Arrow as John Diggle.

Ramsey was born in Detroit, Michigan. From 1997 to 1998, he starred in the UPN sitcom Good News, as pastor David Randolph. In 2000, he starred as Muhammad Ali in the Fox television movie Ali: An American Hero. Later that year, he appeared in Pay It Forward and started a recurring role in For Your Love. He has also starred in recurring roles in All of Us, The West Wing, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Ghost Whisperer, Wildfire, and Hollywood Residential. In 2008 to 2009, he appeared in 17 episodes of Dexter as Anton Briggs, a pot-smoking confidential informant who has an affair with Debra Morgan in Season 3 and at the start of Season 4. In 2010, he appeared in an episode of Grey's Anatomy and in the short-lived NBC courtroom drama series Outlaw. Since 2012, he has been pulling double duty, appearing in the main cast of CW's superhero show Arrow as John Diggle, a military veteran who is main character Oliver Queen's partner, confidant, and bodyguard, while also guest starring in the TV series Blue Bloods as Mayor Carter Poole.

Ramsey is an accomplished martial artist, with a black belt in Jeet Kune do. He has also studied boxing and Tae Kwon do, and trained in kickboxing under Benny "Jet" Urquidez



Convention Guest Appearances:
   Armageddon Expo Wellington 2014 - May 31 - June 2 in Wellington, New Zealand
   Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest 2014 - December 12-14 in Glendale, AZ
   MegaCon 2015 - April 10-12 in Orlando, FL
   Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2015 - April 24-26 in Chicago, IL
   Montreal Comiccon 2015 - July 3-5 in Montréal, QC
   Phoenix Comicon 2016 - June 2-5 in Phoenix, AZ
   Salt Lake Comic Con 2016 - September 1-3 in Salt Lake City, UT
   FanExpo Vancouver 2016 - November 11-13 in Vancouver, BC
   Walker Stalker / Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Chicago 2017 - March 25-26 in Rosemont, IL
   Puerto Rico Comic Con 2017 - May 26-28 in San Juan, PR
   Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Nashville 2017 - July 8-9 in Nashville, TN
   Boston Comic Con 2017 - August 11-13 in Boston, MA cancelled appearance
   FanExpo Canada 2017 - August 31 - September 3 in Toronto, ON
   Heroes & Villains Fan Fest New York 2017 - September 16-17 in Seacaucus, NJ
   FanExpo Vancouver 2017 - November 10-12 in Vancouver, BC
   Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Atlanta 2017 - November 18-19 in Atlanta, GA
   Heroes & Villains Fan Fest San Jose 2017 - December 2-3 in San Jose, CA
   Walker Staker / Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Portland 2018 - January 13-14 in Portland, OR
   Walker Stalker / Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Chicago 2018 - April 7-8 in Rosemont, IL
   Walker Stalker / Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Nashville 2018 - May 12-13 in Nashville, TN
   Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia 2018 - May 17-20 in Philadelphia, PA
   Heroes & Villains Fan Fest London 2018 - May 26-27 in London, UK
   Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Germany 2018 - June 2-3 in Dortmund, Germany convention postponed
   Oz Comic-Con: Melbourne 2018 - June 9-10 in Melbourne, VIC, Australia
22 guest appearances

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