Actor and movie director most well-known for his function seeing that Bunkie Williams in the Fox series Empire. He’s also a reputed stage professional and has made an appearance in feature movies just like the Drunk, THE ELEMENTS Man and I’D LIKE You to definitely Eat Mozzarella cheese With. He was created in Inkster, Michigan and examined Theater at Eastern Michigan University or college, where he received teaching from renowned performing trainer Uta Hagen. He was nominated for any 2005 Joseph Jefferson Honor for Best Acting professional inside a Revue for his function in “Crimson Scare.” He wedded a woman called Rebecca and offers several kids. He performed the cousin of Cookie Lyon, performed by Taraji Henson, within the first time of year of Empire.