Rapper, writer, and director who became known for his role in Kidulthood. He has also starred in Payback Session and Bonded by Blood.
He started his career with appearances on Ali G. Indahouse and The Bill.
He was named "The New Face of Youth Cinema" in Time Out magazine and received the BAFTA Rising Star Award.
His father left his family when he was two years old, and he was raised by his mother. He later dated Yasmine Johnson.
He worked on the 2006 song, "Bizness Woman" with Benjamin Drew as a beatboxer.