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List of Taye Diggs Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Equilibrium (2002)
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17
Equilibrium
R
50
17

Following World War III, the totalitarian government in control of the whole world outlaws basic human feelings in order to prevent future wars. John Preston, a high-ranking Cleric who tracks down and executes Sense Offenders, accidentally misses his daily dose of Prozium, a drug to suppress emotions, and gradually becomes involved in the Underground resistance against the government.

Starring:
Directed By:
Kurt Wimmer
2. Chicago (2002)
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15
Chicago
PG-13
36
15

This 6 Academy Awards-winning film, an adaption of the Broadway musical Chicago, revolves around jailed murderesses Velma Kelly, a nightclub performer, and Roxie Hart, a starry-eyed housewife. Velma killed her husband and sister for cheating, while Roxie murdered her boyfriend for his false promises of stardom. Represented by same smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn, both compete for fame, publicity and attention of Flynn.   

Role:
Bandleader
Directed By:
Rob Marshall
3. Go (1999)
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6
Go
R
18
6

This crime comedy film tells us the story of three friends who somehow get involved in a drug deal just before Christmas. Together they try to find a way to get out of this mess, before their lives get ruined. 

Starring:
Melissa McCarthy, Jane Krakowski, Katie Holmes, Robert Peters, Sarah Polley
Directed By:
Doug Liman
4. The Wood (1999)
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4
The Wood
R
10
4

Mike, Roland and Slim are three close friends, who recount memories of their shared childhood as they are preparing for the wedding of Roland with Lisa, his fiancée. However, things get quite complicated when Roland disappears without saying anything, and his friends struggle to find him before the wedding ceremony.

Starring:
Christina Milian, Richard T. Jones, Omar Epps, Sean Nelson
Directed By:
Rick Famuyiwa
5. Rent (2005)
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6
Rent
PG-13
13
6

Based on Giacomo Puccini's 1896 opera La Bohème, the film focuses on a group of bohemians living in the East Village of New York City and emphasizes on their struggles with life, livelihood and love, Side by side, it also talks about AIDS, which has taken up the form of an epidemic in their community.  

Starring:
Rosario Dawson, Sarah Silverman, Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Jesse L. Martin
Directed By:
Chris Columbus
6. The Best Man (1999)
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4
The Best Man
R
9
4

Harper Stewart, a committed bachelor and a writer attempts to hide the fact about the novel that he has written is loosely based on the loves and lives of his close group of friends. Harper is all set to attend the wedding of Lance, where he is the best man and all the other friends are present. Harper attempts to keep the the saucy soon-to-be bestselling novel's advance copy under wraps but it lands in the hands of Jordan Armstrong, Harper's ex-flame. 

Role:
Harper Stewart
Starring:
Terrence Howard, Regina Hall, Harold Perrineau, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut
Directed By:
Malcolm D. Lee
7. The Way of the Gun (2000)
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5
The Way of the Gun
R
11
5

The Way of the Gun is an action crime drama film, which tells the story of two heartless criminals who kidnap and hold for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful mafia kingpin.

Role:
Jeffers
Directed By:
Christopher McQuarrie
8. The Best Man Holiday (2013)
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4
The Best Man Holiday
R
8
4

After fifteen years, several college friends reunite on the Christmas holidays. They discover how easy it is for old rivalries and romance to reignite.

Role:
Harper
Starring:
Terrence Howard, Regina Hall, Monica Calhoun, Melissa De Sousa, Morris Chestnut
Directed By:
Malcolm D. Lee
9. Set It Up (2018)
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6
Set It Up
TV-14
13
6

Harper, assistant to high-profile reporter Kristen, and top businessman Rick’s assistant Charlie are two overworked New York office-goers who are desperate to find a way to get their demanding, workaholic bosses off their backs. Initially at logger-heads, they both join hands to set up their superiors. While orchestrating their bosses’ dates, the two realize that they enjoy spending time with each other. 

Starring:
Zoey Deutch, Lucy Liu, Glen Powell, Pete Davidson
Directed By:
Claire Scanlon
10. Basic (2003)
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7
Basic
R
13
7

Four US Army Rangers are killed and their leader, a ruthlessly perfectionist sergeant, goes missing during an operational training in the rain forest of Panama. When the two survivors insist on talking to somebody from outside the base, an ex-Ranger and now DEA agent, is brought in to question them. Will he succeed in cracking the case? 

Directed By:
John McTiernan
11. Brown Sugar (2002)
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4
Brown Sugar
PG-13
7
4

Dre and Sidney, two childhood friends, share a passion for rap music and as they grow up, they also manage to make it their career. Soon, they also start realizing their feelings for one another.  

Role:
Andre Romulus 'Dre' Ellis
Starring:
Boris Kodjoe, Queen Latifah, Yasiin Bey, Nicole Ari Parker
Directed By:
Rick Famuyiwa
12. Opening Night (2016)
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4
Opening Night
6
4
Role:
Malcolm
Starring:
Topher Grace, Anne Heche, Alona Tal, Lauren Lapkus
Directed By:
Isaac Rentz
13. Slow Burn (2005)
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4
Slow Burn
R
5
4
Starring:
Ray Liotta, LL Cool J, Mekhi Phifer, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Guy Torry
Directed By:
Wayne Beach
14. House on Haunted Hill (1999)
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8
House on Haunted Hill
R
10
8

An eccentric millionaire offers an amount of 1 million dollars to a group of people to spend a night in a house believed to be haunted and having a horrifying past. 

Role:
Eddie
Starring:
Ali Larter, Peter Graves, Famke Janssen, Bridgette Wilson, Peter Gallagher, Chris Kattan, Geoffrey Rush
Directed By:
William Malone
15. How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
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4
How Stella Got Her Groove Back
R
6
4

Adapted from a best-selling novel of the same name, this romantic comedy drama film tells the story of Stella, a stock broker, who gets so busy with her work, that she has forgotten to actually experience life. She is soon persuaded by her friend to go on a vacation, where she finds love in a man younger than her by 20 years.

Role:
Winston Shakespeare
Starring:
Whoopi Goldberg, Angela Bassett, Victor Garber, Regina King, Suzzanne Douglas
Directed By:
Kevin Rodney Sullivan
16. Malibu's Most Wanted (2003)
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5
Malibu's Most Wanted
PG-13
6
5

Brad ‘B-rad,’ the son of wealthy politician and candidate for governor Bill Gluckman, aspires to be a rapper and behaves like he is from ‘hood.’ Worried that this will ruin his election chances, Bill arranges for two African-American actors to kidnap Brad and shock him out of his fantasies. But when Brad and the ‘thugs’ encounter real-life gangsters, Bill must rush to rescue. 

Role:
Sean James
Starring:
Snoop Dogg, Bo Derek, Anthony Anderson, Nick Swardson, Mike Epps, Jeffrey Tambor, Kal Penn
Directed By:
John Whitesell
17. New Best Friend (2002)
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4
New Best Friend
R
4
4
Role:
Sheriff Artie Bonner
Starring:
Mia Kirshner, Scott Bairstow, Rachel True, Dominique Swain
Directed By:
Zoe Clarke-Williams
18. Dylan Dog: Dead of Night (2010)
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5
Dylan Dog: Dead of Night
PG-13
5
5

Dylan Dog is a supernatural investigator in New Orleans, who is narrating how he has helped various people with their complicated paranormal cases. But he states that he stopped taking such cases after his wife Cassandra was killed by vampires. However, he and his partner Marcus, is requested help by a woman named Elizabeth whose father was killed by a strange hairy creature.

Role:
Vargas
Starring:
Peter Stormare, Kurt Angle, Sam Huntington, Brandon Routh, Anita Briem
Directed By:
Kevin Munroe
19. Baggage Claim (2013)
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5
Baggage Claim
PG-13
6
5

In order to avoid herself from becoming the oldest as well as the only unwed woman in her family, Montana travels 30,000 miles in 30 days, hoping that she can convince a potential suitor to become her fiance.  

Role:
Langston
Starring:
Adam Brody, Jill Scott, Tia Mowry, Christina Milian, Boris Kodjoe, Paula Patton, Derek Luke
Directed By:
David E. Talbert
20. Cake (2005)
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4
Cake
R
4
4
Role:
Hemingway Jones
Starring:
Sandra Oh, Cheryl Hines, Heather Graham, David Sutcliffe, Keram Malicki-Sánchez
Directed By:
Nisha Ganatra
21. Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant (2015)
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4
Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant
R
3
4
Role:
Rasta Cab Driver
Starring:
Jason Alexander, Stanley Tucci, Molly Shannon, Eric Stoltz, Patrick Warburton, Jessica Lowndes, Mark Feuerstein
Directed By:
Sam Friedlander
22. River Runs Red (2018)
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4
River Runs Red
Not
3
4
Role:
Charles Coleman, Sr.
Starring:
George Lopez, Luke Hemsworth, John Cusack, Gianni Capaldi
Directed By:
Wes Miller
23. Doomsday (2017)
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3
Doomsday
8
3
Role:
Dr. Davis Albright
Starring:
Justin Chatwin, Claire Holt, Jack Davenport, Rachelle Lefevre
Directed By:
Joachim Rønning
24. Drum (2004)
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4
Drum
6
4
Role:
Henry Nxumalo
Starring:
Jason Flemyng, Gabriel Mann, Tumisho Masha, Moshidi Motshegwa
Directed By:
Zola Maseko
25. Days of Wrath (2008)
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4
Days of Wrath
6
4
Starring:
Laurence Fishburne, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Amber Valletta, Wilmer Valderrama
Directed By:
Celia Fox
26. Taraji's White Hot Holidays (2016)
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4
Taraji's White Hot Holidays
4
4
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Taraji P. Henson, Terry Crews, Missy Elliott, Charmaine Baquiran
27. Between Us (2012)
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4
Between Us
R
3
4
Role:
Carlo
Starring:
David Harbour, Julia Stiles, Melissa George, Julia Cho
Directed By:
Dan Mirvish
28. 30 Days (2006)
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4
30 Days
2
4
Role:
Jamal Boy
Starring:
Ellen Burstyn, Hill Harper, Da Brat, Terryl Daluz
Directed By:
Jamal Joseph

TV Shows

The West Wing
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2
The West Wing
TV-14
17
2
Starring:
Jon Bon Jovi, Jane Lynch, David Hasselhoff, John Aniston, Ed Begley Jr., Alanna Ubach, Mary-Louise Parker
Directed By:
Christopher Misiano, Alex Graves, Thomas Schlamme, Lesli Linka Glatter, Laura Innes
The Good Wife
16
3
The Good Wife
TV-14
16
3
Starring:
Melissa Benoist, Matthew Perry, Amy Sedaris, Ed Asner, Elizabeth Reaser, Jerry Stiller, Brian Dennehy
Directed By:
Rosemary Rodriguez, Michael Zinberg, Brooke Kennedy, James Whitmore Jr., Félix Enríquez Alcalá
Better Off Ted
11
2
Better Off Ted
TV-PG
11
2
Starring:
Portia de Rossi, Chris Parnell, Andrea Anders, Malcolm Barrett, Jay Harrington
Directed By:
Lee Shallat Chemel, Paul Lazarus, Marc Buckland, Michael Spiller, Michael Fresco
Day Break
10
2
Day Break
TV-14
10
2
Role:
Detective Brett Hopper
Starring:
Adam Baldwin, Jonathan Banks, Ramon Rodriguez, Moon Bloodgood, Victoria Pratt
Directed By:
Bryan Spicer, Rob Bowman
NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service
20
6
NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service
TV-14
20
6
Starring:
Millie Bobby Brown, Mimi Rogers, Lucas Black, Ben Vereen, Corey Stoll, Cote de Pablo, Zac Efron
Directed By:
Law & Order
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3
Law & Order
TV-14
11
3
Starring:
Jeremy Sisto, Peter Facinelli, Krysten Ritter, Vivica A. Fox, Emmy Rossum, Timothée Chalamet, Ron Leibman
Directed By:
New York Undercover
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2
New York Undercover
8
2
Starring:
Wendy Williams, Wood Harris, Tyra Banks, Keith David, Jennifer Esposito, Allison Janney, Ving Rhames
Directed By:
New Girl
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8
New Girl
TV-14
26
8
Starring:
Parker Posey, Josh Gad, Lucy Punch, Fred Armisen, Lizzy Caplan, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kaitlin Olson
Directed By:
Trent O'Donnell, Erin O'Malley, Jake Kasdan, Fred Goss, Max Winkler
Will & Grace
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4
Will & Grace
TV-14
11
4
Starring:
Michael Douglas, Al Roker, Macaulay Culkin, Ellen DeGeneres, Jennette McCurdy, Lesley Ann Warren, John Cleese
Directed By:
James Burrows
Empire
10
4
Empire
TV-14
10
4
Starring:
Judd Nelson, Rosie O'Donnell, Jennifer Hudson, Nicole Richie, Jussie Smollett, Gabourey Sidibe, Eva Longoria
Directed By:
Sanaa Hamri, Craig Brewer, Danny Strong, Mario Van Peebles, Lee Daniels
Murder in the First
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3
Murder in the First
7
3
Role:
Terry English
Starring:
Courtney Ford, Anthony Michael Hall, Emmanuelle Chriqui, James Cromwell, Ian Anthony Dale, Raphael Sbarge, Kathleen Robertson
Directed By:
Martha Mitchell, Rick Wallace, Allison Anders, Reginald Hudlin, Jesse Bochco
Britney Spears: Greatest Hits - My Prerogative (2004)
6
2
Britney Spears: Greatest Hits - My Prerogative
6
2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Mike Myers, Kevin Federline, Adrian Grenier, Tyson Beckford, Britney Spears, Vergi Rodriguez
Directed By:
Jake Nava, Wayne Isham, Francis Lawrence, Paul Hunter, Dave Meyers
Ally McBeal
8
4
Ally McBeal
TV-PG
8
4
Starring:
Anna Nicole Smith, Farrah Fawcett, Florence Henderson, Missi Pyle, Bruce Willis, Jill Clayburgh, Tom Berenger
Directed By:
Mel Damski, Jonathan Pontell, Bill D'Elia, Arlene Sanford, Michael Schultz
Private Practice
7
4
Private Practice
7
4
Role:
Dr. Sam Bennett
Starring:
Paula Malcomson, Abigail Spencer, Louise Fletcher, Daniella Alonso, Stephen Amell, Jana Kramer, Courteney Cox
Directed By:
Rosewood
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3
Rosewood
6
3
Starring:
Janel Parrish, Anthony Michael Hall, Tia Mowry, Morris Chestnut, Domenick Lombardozzi, Gabrielle Dennis
Directed By:
Kevin Hill
6
3
Kevin Hill
6
3
Role:
Kevin Hill
Starring:
Wayne Brady, Chris Diamantopoulos, Rhea Perlman, Rick Fox, Meagan Good, Idina Menzel, Jon Seda
Directed By:
Arvin Brown, David Solomon, Milan Cheylov, David Straiton, Pat Williams
The Guiding Light
5
3
The Guiding Light
TV-14
5
3
Starring:
Frank Grillo, Hayden Panettiere, Kevin Bacon, Michael Weatherly, Sorrell Booke, Teresa Wright, Daniela Ruah
Directed By:
Roy B. Steinberg, Brian Mertes, Matt Lagle, Adam Reist, Robert Scinto
The Black Eyed Peas: #WHERESTHELOVE Feat. The World (2016)
5
3
The Black Eyed Peas: #WHERESTHELOVE Feat. The World
5
3
Starring:
Vanessa Hudgens, Jamie Foxx, Jaden Smith, Bridgit Mendler, Daniel Sharman, Shailene Woodley, Nicole Scherzinger
Britney Spears Feat. Pharrell Williams: Boys (2002)
5
3
Britney Spears Feat. Pharrell Williams: Boys
5
3
Starring:
DJ Qualls, Jason Priestley, Mike Myers, Justin Bruening
Directed By:
Dave Meyers

Animation Movies

Sesame Street
22
5
Sesame Street
TV-Y
22
5
Starring:
Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Arkin, Richard Belzer, Teri Garr, Danny DeVito, Jeff Goldblum, Julie Kavner
Directed By:
Lisa Simon, Emily Squires, Ken Diego, Victor DiNapoli, Ted May
Black Panther
8
3
Black Panther
TV-14
8
3
Starring:
Kerry Washington, Jill Scott, Djimon Hounsou, Carl Lumbly, JB Blanc
Directed By:
Mark Brooks
101 Dalmatians: The Series
6
4
101 Dalmatians: The Series
TV-Y
6
4
Starring:
Ben Stein, Frank Welker, Pam Dawber, Don Knotts, Thomas F. Wilson, Tara Strong, Jim Cummings
Directed By:
Victor Cook, Ken Boyer, Skip Jones, Tony Craig, Roberts Gannaway
My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)
10
6
My Little Pony: The Movie
PG
10
6

My Little Pony: The Movie is an animated adventure fantasy musical film which revolves around the story of Twilight Sparkle and her five pony friends, who embark on a quest to find the queen of hippos, hoping that she can help them save their home Equestria from an evil conqueror. 

Role:
Capper (voice)
Starring:
Liev Schreiber, Emily Blunt, Zoe Saldana, Kristin Chenoweth, Tara Strong
Directed By:
Jayson Thiessen
The Super Hero Squad Show
6
4
The Super Hero Squad Show
TV-Y7
6
4
Starring:
Tara Strong, George Takei, Robert Englund, Nina Dobrev, Adam West, Tom Kenny, Jim Cummings
Directed By:
Michael Gerard, Mitch Schauer, Patty Shinagawa

Special Appearance/Cameo

The Trials of Cate McCall (2013)
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7
The Trials of Cate McCall
11
7

The Trials of Cate McCall is a drama film which revolves around a lawyer named Cate, who is struggling with alcoholism. She takes on a big case involving a woman named Lacey who is convicted of murder, hoping that it will help her get reinstated to the bar, and win back custody of her daughter. She is eventually able to prove Lacey’s innocence, but things get ugly when she finds out that Lacey is actually guilty. She gets obsessed with the case again, this time, in order to put Lacey back in prison once more.

Role:
Austin Moseley (uncredited)
Starring:
Kate Beckinsale, Nick Nolte, James Cromwell, Mark Pellegrino
Directed By:
Karen Moncrieff
Our Family Wedding (2010)
9
9
Our Family Wedding
PG-13
9
9

Lucia and Marcus announce their marriage and are looking forward to the day of their wedding. However, the weeks leading to their special day seem to be filled with stress and problems, especially due to their highly competitive fathers and their feud.  

Role:
Whipped Friend (uncredited)
Starring:
Forest Whitaker, Charlie Murphy, America Ferrera, Harry Shum Jr., Gina Rodriguez, Carlos Mencia, Regina King
Directed By:
Rick Famuyiwa
Just a Kiss (2002)
5
5
Just a Kiss
R
5
5
Role:
Andre (uncredited)
Starring:
Marisa Tomei, Kyra Sedgwick, Marley Shelton, Peter Dinklage, Idina Menzel, Ron Eldard, Patrick Breen
Directed By:
Fisher Stevens