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Tristen J. Winger


Tristen J. Winger made his television acting debut in Issa Rae's HBO Original Series, "Insecure." Winger portrays the character of "Thug Yoda," an intimidating, yet comedic and loving father who also happens to be a local gang member. As Issa's neighbor in the series, Winger's character provides both "Yoda-like" wisdom as well as the occasional ... See full bio »

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Known For

Insecure Thug Yoda
(2016-2018)
Bigger Vince
(2019)
(2016-2017)

Filmography

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  East of La Brea (TV Mini-Series) (post-production)
Qasim
 2019 Bigger (TV Series)
Vince
- Where do we go from here? (2019) ... Vince
- Smack My Ass Like You Mean It (2019) ... Vince
- Mazel Tov (2019) ... Vince
- No Money, Mo' Problems (2019) ... Vince
 2019 My Death Co (TV Series)
Carl
- The Bystander (2019) ... Carl
 2016-2018 Insecure (TV Series)
Thug Yoda
- High-Like (2018) ... Thug Yoda
- Hella Perspective (2017) ... Thug Yoda
- Hella Blows (2017) ... Thug Yoda
- Hella Great (2017) ... Thug Yoda
- Broken as Fuck (2016) ... Thug Yoda (as Tristen Winger)
 2017 50 Central (TV Series)
Various / Various, Bank Robber / Various, AllSafe Guy / ...
- Girl Scout Weed Cookies (2017) ... Various
- Ballin' on a Budget (2017) ... Various, Bank Robber
- Amistad Travel Agency (2017) ... Various
- Cop Insurance (2017) ... Various, AllSafe Guy
- Cooking with Snoop & Eddie Murphy (2017) ... Various
 2017 I Need a Rebel (TV Mini-Series)
Steve
 2016-2017 Brian Remus: Science Genius (TV Series)
Devon
- A Most Unwanted Man (2017) ... Devon
- Roommates (2016) ... Devon
 2015 Almost 30 (TV Series)
Fred
- Almost Healthy (2015) ... Fred
 2014 Mad Black Men (Short)
Chris Shabazz
 2013 C.A.K.E. The Series (TV Series)
Darryl
- Cake Batter (2013) ... Darryl
 2013 True Friendship Society (TV Series)
TRS10 / The Caterpillar / Rookie Sampson
- Blogosphere Interview (2013) ... TRS10 / The Caterpillar / Rookie Sampson
- Pilot Part Two (2013) ... TRS10 / The Caterpillar / Rookie Sampson
- Pilot Part One (2013) ... TRS10 / The Caterpillar / Rookie Sampson
 2013 The Neighbors (TV Series)
Clown
 2011-2013 The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl (TV Series short)
Baby Voice Darius
- The Change (2013) ... Baby Voice Darius
- The Apology (2013) ... Baby Voice Darius
- The Group (2012) ... Baby Voice Darius
- The Jingle (2012) ... Baby Voice Darius
- The Visit (2012) ... Baby Voice Darius
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 2013 True Friendship Society (TV Series) (music supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Blogosphere Interview (2013) ... (music supervisor)
- Pilot Part Two (2013) ... (music supervisor)
- Pilot Part One (2013) ... (music supervisor)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 2017 50 Central (TV Series)
Himself
- Katt Williams Is Loose (2017) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Tristen Winger

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

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