African American model earned daytime TV fame as Chad Harris on NBC's Passions.
He modeled for GQ and Clamour magazine before starting his acting career in 2005.
He had his first film role in the 2013 drama Four of Hearts.
He had a brief romantic relationship with singer Kimberley Locke.
He guest-starred on six episodes of Half & Half with Essence Atkins from 2005 to 2006.