Wilborn, Carlton

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Wilborn, Carlton


Raised in Chicago, IL.

Addresses: Agent—TalentWorks, 3500 West Olive Ave., Suite 1400, Burbank, CA 91505; McDonald/Selznick Associates, Inc., 1611-A North El Centro Ave., Hollywood, CA 90028; Ellis Talent Group, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Suite 300, Valley Village, CA 91607.

Career: Actor. Dancer in various productions, in tours with the rock and roll star Madonna, in live performances broadcast on television, and in music videos. Choreographer for various productions.


Film Appearances:

Ballet dancer, Without You I'm Nothing, MC Entertainment Group, 1990.

Dancer, Madonna: Truth or Dare (documentary; also known as In Bed with Madonna and Truth or Dare), Miramax, 1991.

Jeremy, Grief, Strand Releasing, 1993.

Wasteland scrap, Demolition Man, Warner Bros., 1993.

Second reserve soldier, In the Army Now (also known as You're in the Army Now), Buena Vista, 1994.

Daniel, The Privilege Cage (short film), Yildiz Film, 1995.

Spyder, Dead Presidents, Buena Vista, 1995.

Emcee, The Velvet Club, Adams Films.com, 1999.

Jay, Guinevere, Miramax, 1999.

Travis Smith, True Vinyl, Moonstone Entertainment, 2000.

St. Louis, MacArthur Park, 2001.

Dancer, Guess Who (also known as The Dinner Party and Untitled Bernie Mac/Ashton Kutcher Project), Columbia, 2005.

Television Appearances; Series:

Firefighter Ray Grimes, L.A. Firefighters (also known as Fire Company 132), Fox, c. 1996.

Robert Hawkins, Fame L.A., syndicated, 1997–98.

Host of the cable television talk show The Carlton Connection.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Nicholas, Dance, 1988.

Sullivan, Deadly Web, NBC, 1996.

Felix, Made Men, HBO, 1999.

Some sources cite an appearance in Tuesdays with Morrie (also known as Oprah Winfrey Presents: "Tuesdays with Morrie"), ABC, 1999.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Madonna—Live! Blond Ambition World Tour, HBO, 1990.

Madonna—Live Down Under: "The Girlie Show," HBO, 1993.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Oz, "Do the Spike Thing," L.A. Law, NBC, 1991.

J. W. Clemmons, The Marshal, ABC, 1995.

Samuel Bluestone, "Tom and Geri," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1997.

Paul Avery, "Apocalypse Nash," Nash Bridges (also known as Bridges), CBS, 1998.

"Scents and Sensibility," V.I.P. (also known as V.I.P.—Die Bodyguards), syndicated, 1998.

Jerry Lawrence, "Playing Through," Chicago Hope, CBS, 1999.

Michael Maine, "Springing Tiny," The Huntress, USA Network, 2000.

Maurice Carlisle, "Cops and Robber," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2001.

Brian Davidson, "Entrance Wound," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2003.

Lewis Nyler, "The Making of a Trial Attorney," The Practice, ABC, 2003.

Appeared as Mr. Ellison in Becker, CBS.

Stage Appearances:

Garnet (some sources cite Garton), Blade to the Heat, New York Shakespeare Festival, Joseph Papp Public Theatre, Anspacher Theatre, New York City, 1994.

Member of the ensemble, Like Jazz (musical), Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 2004.

The Ten Commandments (musical; also known as The Ten Commandments: The Spectacle Musical), Kodak Theatre, Hollywood, CA, 2004.



Madonna: Blond Ambition—Japan Tour 90, Pioneer Artists, 1990.

Madonna: The Immaculate Collection, Warner Reprise, 1990.