Well-known for his detective roles as Marcus Bell and Damon Washington over the particular television series Elementary (in CBS) and Detroit 1-8-7 (in ABC), Hill can be known for his Tony-nominated performance in the 2010 Broadway production of Better Donuts. After gaining a Bachelor of Great Arts degree in the School of Illinois, he made an appearance in the Steppenwolf Theater Company’s 2009 creation of Shakespeare’s The Tempest. He performed Puck in a fresh York outdoor creation of the Midsummer Night’s Wish. He was raised in Waukegan, Illinois. In 2012, he and Aidan Quinn became series regulars on Elementary.