Pinnock, Arnold

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Born in England; raised in Canada.

Career: Actor. Second City (improvisation group), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, performed on Main Stage and in national touring company; also performed standup comedy at clubs in and around Toronto.


Television Appearances; Series:

Tyrone Meeks, The City (also known as Deep in the City and Flesh & Blood ), CTV, 19992000.

Youth pastor Dwight Gooding, Lord Have Mercy!, VisionTV, beginning 2003.

Wonderland, CBC, beginning 2003.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Paramedic, Undue Influence (also known as Steve Martini's Undue Influence ), CBS, 1996.

Mohammed, "We Are Circus," Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Families, Showtime, 1998.

Reggie, Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story, CBS, 2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Drug dealer, Color of Justice, Showtime, 1997.

Other cabbie number one, Elvis Meets Nixon, Showtime, 1997.

Second prison truck driver, Dead Silence (also known as Silence de mort ), HBO, 1997.

Jackie Dee, Naked City: A Killer Christmas, Showtime, 1998.

Jamail, Labor of Love, Lifetime, 1998.

Leo, Giving Up the Ghost, Lifetime, 1998.

Floyd Court/Santa, Must Be Santa, Starz!, 1999.

Guy in convertible, A Saintly Switch (also known as In Your Shoes ), ABC, 1999.

Teacher, The Promise, NBC, 1999.

Dickerson, X Change, HBO, 2000.

Dr. Hite, A Mother's Fight for Justice, Lifetime, 2001.

Herman Miller, Final Jeopardy, ABC, 2001.

Jimmy Wilmington, After Amy (also known as No Ordinary Baby ), Lifetime, 2001.

Lincoln, Bojangles, Showtime, 2001.

Silas Bonner, Ruby's Bucket of Blood, Showtime, 2001.

Dr. Dean Cutler, Tru Confessions, The Disney Channel, 2002.

Howard Katanga, The Brady Bunch in the White House, Fox, 2002.

Mary Higgins Clark's You Belong to Me, PAX, 2002.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Clyde Rodriguez, "Soul Survivor," Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal, syndicated, 1999.

Jones, "SelfInflicted," Total Recall 2070, Showtime, 1999.

Bus driver, "But I'm Too Young to Be My Dad," The Zack Files, Fox Family Channel, 2000.

Dr. Stephens, "Age Old Story," The Famous Jett Jackson, The Disney Channel, 2000.

Neil, "Death Dish," The War Next Door, USA Network, 2000.

Neil, "Get a Death," The War Next Door, USA Network, 2000.

Souvenir shop owner, "The Put Back," Relic Hunter, syndicated, 2000.

Cookie man, "Little Girl Blue," Soul Food, Showtime, 2001.

"No Time Like the Present," Doc, PAX, 2001.

Music executive, "Time Out of Mind," Odyssey 5, Showtime, 2002.

1800 Missing, Lifetime, 2003.

Appeared as Elvis Sanders in an episode of The Hoop Life, Showtime; also appeared in episodes of Traders, Global; and Witchblade, TNT.

Television Appearances; Other:

John Willis, The Secrets of Forensic Science: Beauty Shop Bandit/Turnbull (special), The Learning Channel, 2001.

XPM (pilot), CBC, 2003.

Film Appearances:

Alley officer, Bless the Child (also known as Die Prophezeiung ), Paramount, 2000.

Convict, Bait (also known as Piege ), Warner Bros., 2000.

Dean, Apartment Hunting, Alliance Atlantis Communications, 2000.

V.S.A. member, The Ladies' Man, Paramount, 2000.

Alan Morris, Exit Wounds, Warner Bros., 2001.

David Sands, Judgment (also known as Apocalypse IV: Judgment ), Cloud Ten Pictures, 2001.

Joe Guy, Down to Earth (also known as I Was Made to Love Her and Einmal Himmel und zurueck ), Paramount, 2001.

Wiry man, Paid in Full, Dimension Films, 2002.

Against the Ropes (also known as The Jackie Kallen Story ), Paramount, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

Last Tango on Lombard (revue), Second City, Old Fire Hall Theatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1997.