Khary Payton

Biography: Kharty Payton first got the acting bug after winning a nationwide talent competition in high school. As a teenager he began doing stand-up comedy at small comedy clubs, Standup New York Comedy Store and The Village Gate. Following graduation from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, he performed in a number of Dallas Theatre Center productions, including "Pericles," "Tartuffe," "Macbeth" and "A Christmas Carol," among many others.

In feature films, Payton has sometimes had difficulty keeping his head -- in two of them, in fact, "Dracula II: The Ascension" and Dimension's "Hellraiser: Hellworld," his character's head was cut off. However in the independent films "Swatters" and "Latter Days," his character managed to keep it all together. On television Payton is most proud of his series regular role in the Cartoon Network's animated series, "Teen Titans," for which he originated the voice of "Cyborg." Other television credits include guest starring roles in "The
Kharty Payton first got the acting bug after winning a nationwide talent competition in high school. As a teenager he began doing stand-up comedy at small comedy clubs, Standup New York Comedy Store and The Village Gate. Following graduation from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, he performed in a number of Dallas Theatre Center productions, including "Pericles," "Tartuffe," "Macbeth" and "A Christmas Carol," among many others.

In feature films, Payton has sometimes had difficulty keeping his head -- in two of them, in fact, "Dracula II: The Ascension" and Dimension's "Hellraiser: Hellworld," his character's head was cut off. However in the independent films "Swatters" and "Latter Days," his character managed to keep it all together.

On television Payton is most proud of his series regular role in the Cartoon Network's animated series, "Teen Titans," for which he originated the voice of "Cyborg." Other television credits include guest starring roles in "The Shield" and "JAG," and later this season he'll play a series regular role as Josh in "Emily's Reasons Why Not" for ABC.
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Khary Payton's Scores

Highest Metascore: 94 Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Lowest Metascore: 29 Jumper: Griffin's Story
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 18
  2. Negative: 1 out of 18
18 game reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
84 No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (WII) Jan 26, 2010 Voice Actor: Nathan Copeland / Voice Actor: Nathan Copeland 8.8
66 Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs (PS3) Sep 18, 2009 Voice Of Earl Devereaux/Additional Voice-Over / Voice Of Earl Devereaux/Additional Voice-Over 6.0
86 The Sims 3 (PC) Jun 2, 2009 Voice Actor / Voice Actor 7.6
94 Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (PS3) Jun 12, 2008 Drebin - VA / Drebin - VA 8.7
29 Jumper: Griffin's Story (X360) Feb 12, 2008 Additional Voices / Additional Voices 3.5
tbd Ben 10: Protector of Earth (PS2) Oct 30, 2007 Hex / Hex 7.5
62 Spider-Man: Friend or Foe (PS2) Oct 2, 2007 Blade (Voice) / Blade (Voice) 8.5
70 Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror (PS2) Sep 18, 2007 Lawrence Mujari (Voice) / Lawrence Mujari (Voice) 7.5
93 God of War II (PS2) Mar 13, 2007 Voice Artist: Rhodes/Spartan Soldier / Voice Artist: Rhodes/Spartan Soldier 8.9
78 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (PS3) Nov 17, 2006 Voice - Blade / Voice - Blade 7.5
73 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (WII) Nov 14, 2006 Voice - Blade / Voice - Blade 7.3
82 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (X360) Oct 24, 2006 Blade / Blade 7.3
81 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (PS2) Oct 24, 2006 Blade / Blade 8.2
56 Teen Titans (PS2) May 24, 2006 Cyborg / Cyborg 9.0
87 Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror (PSP) Mar 14, 2006 Lawrence Mujari (Voice) / Lawrence Mujari (Voice) 9.1
84 X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse (PSP) Oct 18, 2005 Bishop, Nick Fury / Bishop, Nick Fury 8.2
82 X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse (PS2) Sep 20, 2005 Voice Actor: Bishop, Nick Fury / Voice Actor: Bishop, Nick Fury 7.3
71 Men of Valor (PC) Oct 29, 2004 Voice (Greaser) / Voice (Greaser) 6.0
65 Syphon Filter: The Omega Strain (PS2) May 4, 2004 Voice: Lawrence Mujari / Voice: Lawrence Mujari 7.0