Reggae singer Mr Vegas look like actor Larry Gilliard of The TV series The Wire

Mr. Vegas and D`Angelo aka Larry Gillard from The Wire

On the left is Mr. Vegas and on the right is D’Angelo “D” Barksdale from the HBO TV series The Wire who`s real name is Lawrence Gilliard, Jr.

Clifford Smith, better known as Mr. Vegas, is a Jamaican dancehall star and Reggae artist.

Lawrence “Larry” Gilliard, Jr. was born September 22, 1971. He is an American character actor who has appeared in films, television series and theatre. He is perhaps best known for his portrayal of D’Angelo Barksdale on the HBO drama series The Wire, a role which earned him much critical acclaim. He also had a lead role in the movie 1998 movie The Waterboy which starred Adam Sandler.