Perhaps best known for his role as Joe in the Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize winning film Fruitvale Station, he also previously appeared in the star studded movie Red Tails.
He attended and graduated UC Berkeley with a degree in poetry.
He directed and starred as Eli Morton in the 2014 film Camp Takota.
He was born in Redwood City. He has a brother named Nick. He married a woman named Melody.
He directed Grace Helbig in the film Camp Takota.