is a fictional character on the HBO
played by Michael Wright
.<!-- Image with unknown copyright status removed: right|thumb|Michael Wright as Omar White.
Prisoner 01W711. Convicted January 4, 2001 - Murder in the first degree. Sentence: 75 years, up for parole in 20.
drug addict who murdered a key witness against his cousin in front of her daughter's eyes, White proves to be very troublesome throughout his stay at Oz, most of which ends up with him in solitary confinement. Unit Manager Tim McManus
believes he can help White until he messes up for a last time in Season 5 where he ends up in solitary again. White is eventually killed by fellow inmate Lemuel Idzik
. Omar is violent (sometimes against his own will) and has never lost a fight to anyone in Oz.
Season 4 Part II
White is Em City's newest inmate and is very troublesome upon his arrival. A drug addict, he finds his first drugs from Ryan O'Reily
who tells him that the black inmates are currently leaderless. He is also told that he may be able to get a few drugs from O'Reily if he can take care of some business later on. O'Reily then uses White to exact revenge on Jack Eldridge
, a reporter who had mocked him and his brother Cyril
, by telling him that Eldridge was going to call him a homosexual
on television. White gets thrown in solitary and the newscasters must make alternate plans as a result. McManus then releases White, but puts him back in again... Read More