Victor Williams is an American actor whose career began in the 1980s. He first debuted in the 1985 film Boggy Creek II: And the Legend Continues. Though he didn’t have a follow-up role after this, his career became more active during the ’90s. He landed one-time roles on television and played Roger McGrath in 4 episodes of ER. Also, he had roles in the films The Preacher’s Wife, Cop Land, and A Brooklyn State of Mind. His breakthrough role was as Deacon Palmer in the CBS sitcom The King of Queens, which aired on TV from 1998 to 2007. Simultaneously, he had performances in the films Me & Mrs. Jones and With or Without You. More recently, he played Detective Jeffries in The Affair, Richard in Sneaky Pete, and D.A. Hutchinson in The Sinner.