Lance E. Nichols



Place of birth:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA:


Lance E. Nichols (born July 13, 1955) is an American actor from New Orleans, Louisiana, best known for playing dentist Larry Williams on Treme. A graduate of McDonogh 35 High School and the University of New Orleans, he is also known for his roles in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and House of Cards and is a frequent presence in films that were made in the city. In 2012 he appeared as a character similar to his Treme character, and also named "Larry", in a commercial for Chase Bank that also featured Drew Brees and his family and was aired during the broadcast of Super Bowl XLVI.

Film Credits

Mara (2018)
as McCarthy
The Domestics (2018)
as Winston
Above Suspicion (2018)
as Agent Baumgarten
Black Water (2018)
as Buchanan
Believe (2016)
as Mayor Harris
Before I Wake (2016)
as Detective
Heist (2015)
as Captain Michaels
Woodlawn (2015)
as Junior
Navy Seals vs. Zombies (2015)
as Senator Abrams
Shark Lake (2015)
as Lewis Galloway
Fantastic Four (2015)
as DC Senior Official (Area 57)
June (2015)
as Dr. Wynstrom
A Sort of Homecoming (2015)
as Hal
The Town that Dreaded Sundown (2014)
as Arkansas Mayor
Left Behind (2014)
as Pastor Bruce Barnes
American Heist (2014)
as Auto Shop Boss
13 Sins (2014)
as Police Captain
Moms' Night Out (2014)
as Ronald
Homefront (2013)
as Senior DEA Agent
Fractured (2013)
as Doctor Edwards
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
as Mayor Snow
The Campaign (2012)
as Denning Mayor (uncredited)
Stash House (2012)
as Priest
Storm War (2011)
as Senator Aldrich
Jeff, Who Lives at Home (2011)
as Elderly Man
Creature (2011)
as Old Man
Swamp Shark (2011)
as Simon
The Mortician (2011)
as Auggie
Welcome to the Rileys (2010)
as Hamilton
Knucklehead (2010)
as Milton's Dad
Mirrors 2 (2010)
as Detective Huston
The Last Song (2010)
as Pastor Harris
The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans (2009)
as Jeremiah Goodhusband
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
as Preacher
A Good Man is Hard to find (2008)
as Deacon Smith
Racing for Time (2008)
as Keith Simons
Oil Storm (2005)
as Frank Milner
Runaway Jury (2003)
as Agent Shield
K-PAX (2001)
as David Patel
Something to Sing About (2000)
as Councilman
Side Out (1990)
as Taxi Driver
Wellwood ()
as Sheriff Bradley