Gary Anthony Williams was born in Atlanta, GA where his career started with the Georgia Shakespeare Festival then Laughing Matter improv troupe. He moved to Los Angeles in 1998.
He played the recurring role of Abe Kenarban on Malcolm in the Middle and was a regular on WB's Blue Collar TV. He is also the voice of Uncle Ruckus on Boondocks (adult swim tv).
Currently Gary is a cast member of the hit ABC show Boston Legal, showing his acting talents by playing a lawyer who lives a double life as a transvestite.
He had bit parts in Undercover Brother (2002), Harold and Kumar go to White Castle (2004), Soul Plan (2004), Jiminy Glick in La La Wood (2005), Ride (1998) and Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997).