Memorable encouraging actor who played a job in the 2005 film, The Interpreter. He performed Victor Duncan in THE MAIN and made an appearance in the 1994 film, Sugars Hill, which starred Wesley Snipes. He previously his first performing role at age group 23 in the 1979 film, The Wanderers. He starred in the 1991 Motown-inspired film, The Five Heartbeats. He was wedded to Mitzie Lau from 1996 to 2000. He co-starred in the 1983 film, Streamers, with Matthew Modine .